Stacking The Shelves #2

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly haul meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews & Reading Reality. It is about sharing enthusiasm for the new books added to our shelves - be it physical, ebooks, galleys or borrowed from the library. A large portion of my shelves additions are, well, galleys and I thought of starting with … Continue reading Stacking The Shelves #2

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Diversity Spotlight Thursday #1

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks, and is all about highlighting diverse literature. Diversity Spotlight takes place every Thursday, and it will be featuring three books in any given week: A diverse book you have read and enjoyed A diverse book that has already been released but … Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #1

Trans Tropes That Have Got to Go (as Told by Trans Readers)

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Being a Trans Non-Binary person, you can bet that I’ve run into a multitude of trans tropes that have gotten on my nerves. I wanted to make a post about them, and why they’re harmful, but then I got a better idea. Ask other trans readers.

Below you’ll find a list of trans tropes that trans readers have gotten tired of calling out, or are just tired of reading over and over.

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Meant To Read In 2017 But Didn’t Get To

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. This week it is about the ones that got away - the books I wanted to read in 2017 but somehow ended up not reading. Actually, a month-long challenge going on right … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Meant To Read In 2017 But Didn’t Get To

ARC Review: Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne My rating: 4 of 5 stars A healer who cannot be healed . . . When Zivah falls prey to the deadly rose plague, she knows it’s only a matter of time before she fully succumbs. Now she’s destined to live her last days in isolation, cut off from her people … Continue reading ARC Review: Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

Currently Reading Book Tag

So I came across this tag on Marty's blog (originally on by Rhea @bookchantedblog) and was interested to give it a try! It is about reading habits and well, you know I love to talk about myself. *grin* 1. HOW MANY BOOKS DO YOU USUALLY READ AT ONCE? It can be anything from 2 books … Continue reading Currently Reading Book Tag

Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo My rating: 5 of 5 stars Diana longs to prove herself to her legendary warrior sisters. But when the opportunity finally comes, she throws away her chance at glory and breaks Amazon law—risking exile—to save a mere mortal. Even worse, Alia Keralis is no ordinary girl and with this … Continue reading Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

Stacking The Shelves #1

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly haul meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews & Reading Reality. It is about sharing enthusiasm for the new books added to our shelves - be it physical, ebooks, galleys or borrowed from the library. A large portion of my shelves additions are, well, galleys and I thought of starting with … Continue reading Stacking The Shelves #1

ARC Review: Through a Dark Glass by Barb Hendee

Through a Dark Glass by Barb Hendee My rating: 3 of 5 stars Release date: January 9, 2018 On her seventeenth birthday, Megan of Chaumont discovers she’ll be sold as a bride to the brutish Volodane family—within hours. Her father grants only that she may choose which one of the ruthless, grasping lord's three sons … Continue reading ARC Review: Through a Dark Glass by Barb Hendee

ARC Review: Pierce Brown’s Red Rising: Sons of Ares by Pierce Brown

Pierce Brown's Red Rising: Sons of Ares by Pierce Brown My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: March 6, 2018 In the future, when mankind has spread across the stars, the hierarchy of man is dictated by the color of one's caste. The Golds rule all, but what will happen when one falls for … Continue reading ARC Review: Pierce Brown’s Red Rising: Sons of Ares by Pierce Brown

Book Blogger Hop: January 5-11

Book Blogger Hop is hosted by Coffee Addicted Writer This week’s question is:  What are your five most favorite books in 2017? Answer Actually, I made a much more extensive TTT post, but well, if you are talking about top 5, it is going to be A Conjuring of Light by V E Schwab The … Continue reading Book Blogger Hop: January 5-11

ARC Review: Everless by Sara Holland

Everless by Sara Holland My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries. No one resents the Gerlings … Continue reading ARC Review: Everless by Sara Holland

ARC Review: As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti

As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars What if you could ask for anything- and get it? In the sandy Mojave Desert, Madison is a small town on the road between nothing and nowhere. But Eldon wouldn’t want to live anywhere else, because in Madison, everyone gets one wish—and that wish … Continue reading ARC Review: As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti

ARC Review: Chainbreaker by Tara Sim

Chainbreaker by Tara Sim My rating: 4 of 5 stars Clock mechanic Danny Hart knows he's being watched. But by whom, or what, remains a mystery. To make matters worse, clock towers have begun falling in India, though time hasn't Stopped yet. He'd hoped after reuniting with his father and exploring his relationship with Colton, … Continue reading ARC Review: Chainbreaker by Tara Sim

Top Ten Tuesday: New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. This week, it's about the new authors picked up in 2017. Sometimes there are authors whose work you don't come across until like years later, but for some it's their sophomore novel … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017