Diversity Spotlight Thursday #80

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 #80

Shouting from the Shelftops #19

Shouting from the Shelftops is a bimonthly(-ish) feature to gush over book news that come to my attention, to celebrate good news amidst whatever the year is delivering to you. The basic mood for these posts is just Enthusiastic Screaming™. The Way of the Househusband  has an awesome PV! Okay so some of you may … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #19

Shouting from the Shelftops #11

Shouting from the Shelftops is a bimonthly(-ish) feature to gush over book news that come to my attention, to celebrate good news amidst whatever the year is delivering to you. The basic mood for these posts is just Enthusiastic Screaming™. What's up folks! It's been a month since I shouted from my shelf tops and … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #11

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #13

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 #13

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #11

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 #11

ARC Review: Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutskie

Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutskie My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: July 17, 2018 Aisha Un-Haad would do anything for her family. When her brother contracts a plague, she knows her janitor's salary isn't enough to fund his treatment. So she volunteers to become a Scela, a mechanically enhanced soldier sworn to protect … Continue reading ARC Review: Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutskie

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #10

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 #10

Top Ten Tuesday: Summer TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. This week's original topic was beach/poolside reads but since I have never done either, and also because I am not generally an outside reader, … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Summer TBR

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

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Books of 2017

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. We are nearly at the end of the year and you know what that means - Top 10 books! To be honest, this is a very difficult list to prepare - even … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Books of 2017

Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read In 2017 So Far

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. It is amazing how half the year has gone by like this *snaps fingers* but I also feel like it has been a long time since the start of the year. (Time … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read In 2017 So Far

ARC Review: The Edge of the Abyss

The Edge of the Abyss by Emily Skrutskie My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Release date: April 18, 2017 Three weeks have passed since Cassandra Leung pledged her allegiance to ruthless pirate-queen Santa Elena and set free Bao, the sea monster Reckoner she'd been forced to train. The days as a pirate trainee are long … Continue reading ARC Review: The Edge of the Abyss

Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us

The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie My rating: 5 of 5 stars For Cassandra Leung, bossing around sea monsters is just the family business. She’s been a Reckoner trainer-in-training ever since she could walk, raising the genetically-engineered beasts to defend ships as they cross the pirate-infested NeoPacific. But when the pirate queen Santa Elena … Continue reading Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us