A lot of times when I'm buying a book, I am buying it because of reviews, hype, the synopsis, and or ratings of the book on GoodReads, but sometimes there are other aspects of books that make me want to either buy it more or buy it less. These are my personal thoughts on what… Continue reading What Matters To Me When I’m Buying a Book
A reading experience isn't just reading the words on the page or falling in love with the cover or having a floppy paperback that is easy to bend without breaking the spine. For me, a reading experience is all of that and more. Here are five points about how I like to read. Mood Lighting… Continue reading How I Like To Read
The sequel to Throne of Glass, Crown of Midnight is in no way a placeholder or a middle child. Crown of Midnight holds its own and in some ways, is even better than the first book. Celaena Sardothien has just won as the King's Champion and is to serve him for 4 years by killing… Continue reading A messy, emotional review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas
We are Sinclairs. No one is needy. No one is wrong. We live, at least in the summertime, on a private island off the coast of Massachusetts. Perhaps that is all you need to know. Except that some of us are liars. Rating: ★★★★★ Cadence. Mirren. Johnny. And Gat–referred to as "the liars," are far from… Continue reading Review: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
Rating: ★★★★★ Spoiler free review! “You know how there are some people who can criticize you over and over and their lashing will barely even penetrate the surface? And then there are other people who can say nothing more than, ‘I’m disappointed in you’ and it feels like a kick in the nuts? You can’t just… Continue reading Book Review: “Whatever Life Throws at You” by Julie Cross
Rating: ★★★ You ran into my life, this beautiful, amazing girl who changed everything. I finally saw what my world could be. What being normal and happy could look like. You’ve given me everything I never thought I could have! It scares to me think of life without you. Of not seeing your smile or hearing… Continue reading Book Review: “Find You in the Dark” by A. Meredith Walters
After months and months of waiting for something Mockingjay Part 2 related to pop onto the internet, Lionsgate finally showed us a (very long) teaser trailer of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. Usually Lionsgate hypes up these trailers with a lot of stills and teaser images for the film, but they just decided to… Continue reading The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 – Ten things I loved about the teaser trailer!
To All The Boys I've Loved Before: ★★★★★ P.S. I Still Love You: ★★★★★ After a year of hearing so much praise for Jenny Han's To All The Boys I've Loved Before, I finally picked it up at my local library a couple of months ago and read through it within two sittings. I can honestly say… Continue reading Book Review: “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” and “P.S. I Still Love You” by Jenny Han – Duology review