Review: Requiem of the Rose King, Vol. 1 by Aya Kanno

Requiem of the Rose King, Vol. 1 by Aya Kanno My rating: 4 of 5 stars Richard, the ambitious third son of the House of York, believes he is cursed, damned from birth to eternal darkness. But is it truly fate that sets him on the path to personal destruction? Or his own tormented longings? … Continue reading Review: Requiem of the Rose King, Vol. 1 by Aya Kanno

Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Spring 2021 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl, wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. This week is for spring TBR! (Actually it was a couple of weeks ago, but I was taking an unintended hiatus then) … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Spring 2021 TBR

ARC Review: BL Fans LOVE My Brother?! by Mimu Oyamada

BL Fans LOVE My Brother?! by Mimu Oyamada My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Kirika Amano is just an unassuming college freshman, but her shut-in big brother, Teruo, is about to turn her life upside down... Even though he's barely left their family home in four years, Teruo has a big secret: he's been living … Continue reading ARC Review: BL Fans LOVE My Brother?! by Mimu Oyamada

ARC Review: Shadow Service Vol. 1 by Cavan Scott, Corin Howell, Trionna Farrell

Shadow Service Vol. 1 by Cavan Scott My rating: 4 of 5 stars Worried your partner is cheating? Need a missing person found? Gina Meyers is the Private Investigator for you. Sure, she’s a witch who worries that her powers make her more of a monster than the crooks she’s trying to catch, but it’s … Continue reading ARC Review: Shadow Service Vol. 1 by Cavan Scott, Corin Howell, Trionna Farrell

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #111

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 #111

February 2021 Wrap-Up!

I wish I could say my February was any better than my January... The way I got through this month is by some comfort rereading. I reread Harrow the Ninth, then the whole Murderbot Diaries. I basically did a lot of reading via audio this month, while also working on painting. 2021 Reading Challenge Ruthsic has … Continue reading February 2021 Wrap-Up!

Stacking The Shelves #120

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 nice mix this week Galleys Howls from Hell by Grady Hendrix " In Howls From … Continue reading Stacking The Shelves #120

Blog Tour & Review: The Sword in the Street by C. M. Caplan

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Sword In The Street; this time, we are both doing the tour and we buddy-read this book, so you get two reviews! Title: The Sword In The StreetAuthor: C. M. CaplanPublisher: Razor Sharp BooksPublication Date: March 3, 2021Genres: (Adult) Fantasy Synopsis: Trial by battle is a holy rite … Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: The Sword in the Street by C. M. Caplan

Book Blogger Hop: March 6-12

Book Blogger Hop Book Blogger Hop was created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and is currently hosted by Coffee Addicted Writer. The hop’s purpose is to give bloggers a chance to follow other blogs, learn about new books, befriend other bloggers, and receive new followers to your own blog. This week's question is: … Continue reading Book Blogger Hop: March 6-12

Top Ten Tuesday: Characters Whose Job I Wish I Had

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl, wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. This week's topic was quite interesting - characters whose jobs I wish I had, whether it is because the job itself is … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Characters Whose Job I Wish I Had

Readathoning in March 2021

So I forgot to do any readathons in February! And I am charged up for some challenges in March - first with the Trope-ical readathon which has prompts and points so I'll be motivated, and then the Buzzword readathon which will help me knock off some books from my backlist. Trope-ical Readathon (month-long) Round 4 … Continue reading Readathoning in March 2021

Stacking The Shelves #119

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. Most manga adds but also a couple of interesting mysteries! Galleys This is Why We Lie … Continue reading Stacking The Shelves #119

Audiobook Review: Exo by Fonda Lee

Exo by Fonda Lee My rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s been a century of peace since Earth became a colony of an alien race with far reaches into the galaxy. Some die-hard extremists still oppose alien rule on Earth, but Donovan Reyes isn’t one of them. His dad holds the prestigious position of Prime … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Exo by Fonda Lee

Book Blogger Hop: February 26 – March 4

Book Blogger Hop was created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and is currently hosted by Coffee Addicted Writer. The hop’s purpose is to give bloggers a chance to follow other blogs, learn about new books, befriend other bloggers, and receive new followers to your own blog. This week's question is: Do you use … Continue reading Book Blogger Hop: February 26 – March 4

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #110

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 #110