Saturday Spotlight #7

Saturday Spotlight is a weekly feature in which I honor a book, character, or author that has consumed my mind and may be the cause of future therapy sessions. After finishing Eleanor and Park, I vowed never to put myself through any other beautifully disastrous book ever again. (Not that it was disastrous – itContinue reading “Saturday Spotlight #7”

WoW #2: ‘Glass Sword’

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, where book bloggers can showcase their latest anticipated reads. This week I’m waiting on… Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard Release date: 9 February 2016 Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher:HarperTeen ISBN: 9780062310668 Pages: 448 Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability,Continue reading “WoW #2: ‘Glass Sword’”

Top 5 Series I Need To Read In 2016

It’s only January, and I’ve already basically planned out my TBR shelf for the rest of the year. There are just so many good books out there that I’m desperate to read, and that’s excluding all the new releases that could potentially ruin what remains of my social life. But above all (except maybe AContinue reading “Top 5 Series I Need To Read In 2016”

WoW #1: ‘Starflight’

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, where book bloggers can showcase their latest anticipated reads. Side note: Somehow in my two-and-a-half years of book blogging, I’ve never joined the Waiting on Wednesday party. Well, obviously that is about to change. 2016 marks the year I might veryContinue reading “WoW #1: ‘Starflight’”

Review: ‘Alienated’ by Melissa Landers

Two years ago, the aliens made contact. Now Cara Sweeney is going to be sharing a bathroom with one of them. Handpicked to host the first-ever L’eihr exchange student, Cara thinks her future is set. Not only does she get a free ride to her dream college, she’ll have inside information about the mysterious L’eihrsContinue reading “Review: ‘Alienated’ by Melissa Landers”

Review: ‘The Raven Boys’ by Maggie Stiefvater

“There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive.  Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walkContinue reading “Review: ‘The Raven Boys’ by Maggie Stiefvater”

Review: ‘Black Ice’ by Becca Fitzpatrick

Britt Pheiffer has trained to backpack the Teton Range, but isn’t prepared when a violent storm leaves her and her best friend Korbie stranded. Seeking shelter in a secluded cabin, they find two handsome rescuers. Or so they think. In exchange for her life, Britt must set out into the cold and snow to leadContinue reading “Review: ‘Black Ice’ by Becca Fitzpatrick”

Review: ‘The Scorpio Races’ by Maggie Stiefvater

It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line. Some riders live. Others die. At age nineteen, Sean Kendrick is the returning champion. He is a young man of few words, and if he hasContinue reading “Review: ‘The Scorpio Races’ by Maggie Stiefvater”

Review: ‘The 5th Wave’ by Rick Yancey

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it’s the dawn of the 5th wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings who onlyContinue reading “Review: ‘The 5th Wave’ by Rick Yancey”

Review: ‘The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks’ by E. Lockhart

Frankie Landau-Banks attends one of the most privileged schools in the country. She is popular, cute and funny. Her main preoccupation is the gorgeous Matthew Livingston. But that’s not all there is to Frankie. She’s also smart. Then Frankie discovers Matthew has been keeping secrets from her. What will she do to get even? HowContinue reading “Review: ‘The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks’ by E. Lockhart”