Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of death and destruction, she has earned only the scorn and fear of her father’s kingdom. Content to follow more scholarly pursuits, her whole… Continue reading Mid-Week Mini Review: The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi
Today was the release day for this incredible, mind-blowing novel from Kiersten White. Thanks so much to NetGalley for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Title: And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) by Kiersten White Publisher: Delacorte Press Expected Publication: June 28th, 2016 NO ONE EXPECTS A PRINCESS TO BE… Continue reading ARC Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White
Happy Tuesday, everybody! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a freebie week, where bloggers choose any topic they want to talk about, whether it’s one that’s already been done and they missed ~or~ something totally new. I’m going to do an old topic: The Top 10 Books That Made Me Cry. As always, this meme is… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Blogger’s Choice!
My boyfriend took a picture of me geeking out over A Court of Mist and Fury and insisted I make it the featured image for this post, so you guys get a bonus me in 5 characters (coincidentally, I was working on this post and taking a break when I had my geeky moment.) Shoutout & much… Continue reading Myself in Five Characters Book Tag
I received a copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not change how I feel about the book. Title: Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Expected Publication: July 19th 2016 Ocean’s Eleven meets the star-crossed lovers of West Side Story. Grab some popcorn… Continue reading ARC Review: Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker
I’m apologizing in advance for how all over the place this review is; it’s been a hard few days for me after the Orlando shooting, and reading this was such a positive emotional experience, so everything I say here is completely from the heart. On a side note, the woman on the cover of the… Continue reading If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme hosted by the incredible bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish. Without further ado…(covers at the bottom!) Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas: Throne of Glass skyrocketed into my favorite books list when I read it for the first time last year, and I’ve been hooked on all… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases for the Second Half of 2016
She is the most powerful Jinni of all. He is a boy from the streets. Their love will shake the world… When Aladdin discovers Zahra’s jinni lamp, Zahra is thrust back into a world she hasn’t seen in hundreds of years—a world where magic is forbidden and Zahra’s very existence is illegal. She must disguise… Continue reading The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury
After a stressful and busy week, it feels great to complete a long review of a book I enjoyed more than I originally anticipated! Hopefully I can knock out some more for you all before the week ends and get started on the galley books that have started to pile up on my Kindle app.… Continue reading An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir
Man, where has the time gone? I can’t believe it’s already summer – though the heat in DC isn’t fooling anyone who would rather believe otherwise. I just got back from visiting my mom in New England, as well as the incredible Book Barn that I talked about a few months ago. I can’t imagine living in… Continue reading June Updates!