Shouting from the Shelftops #25

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™. This week's news is chock full of adaptations. Time to scream in joy! L L … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #25

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #89

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 #89

Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Kitsune shapeshifter Yumeko has given up the final piece of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers in order to save everyone she loves from imminent death. Now she and her ragtag band of companions must journey to the wild sea cliffs of … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Shouting from the Shelftops #16

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™. Could anyone miss this amazing news that dropped recently: The Iron Fey got a cover … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #16

Shouting from the Shelftops #12

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 #12

Top Ten Tuesday: Auto-Add Authors

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. The prompt for this week was 'Auto Buy Authors' but once again, I am going to change the topic a little, because … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Auto-Add Authors

Top Ten Tuesday: Books On My Summer 2019 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. Do you have seasonal TBRs? I don't usually care for seasons - for me my TBR is mostly what upcoming galleys I … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books On My Summer 2019 TBR

ARC Review: Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa

Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa My rating: 5 of 5 stars One thousand years ago, a wish was made to the Harbinger of Change and a sword of rage and lightning was forged. Kamigoroshi. The Godslayer. It had one task: to seal away the powerful demon Hakaimono. Now he has broken free. Kitsune … Continue reading ARC Review: Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa

Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of 2019

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. There are so many amazing releases for the second half of 2019, and here are my top 10 most anticipated ones. The … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of 2019

Shouting from the Shelftops #1

Hiya folks - this is a new feature brought to you by moi, to start 2019 more brightly. The idea behind this is that in between all the doom and gloom news, there are little pockets of joy - so I am going to talk about any recent book-related news that made me excited. Basically, … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #1

Top Ten Tuesday: Books By My Favorite Authors That I Still Haven’t Read

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 topic is about books by your favorite authors that you meant to read but didn't. I must confess, since Goodreads, my reading … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books By My Favorite Authors That I Still Haven’t Read

ARC Review: Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa

Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Release date: October 2, 2018 One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a … Continue reading ARC Review: Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa

ARC Review: A Thousand Beginnings and Endings by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman

A Thousand Beginnings and Endings by Ellen Oh My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Star-crossed lovers, meddling immortals, feigned identities, battles of wits, and dire warnings: these are the stuff of fairy tale, myth, and folklore that have drawn us in for centuries. Fifteen bestselling and acclaimed authors reimagine the folklore and mythology of East … Continue reading ARC Review: A Thousand Beginnings and Endings by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman

#BoutOfBooks Day 4 update & Villain Mash-up

Yesterday was a busy and long day, with not much free time. Fortunately, even though I couldn't read, I could listen while working. Thank the book gods for audio books, (which I am starting to warm up to as a re-read option only!) for I had plenty of time to catch up on the Raven … Continue reading #BoutOfBooks Day 4 update & Villain Mash-up

Top Ten Tuesday: Auto-buy Authors

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 authors I'll just add to my TBR, no questions asked. I love their writing and I hunt down every book they publish and add it, sometimes even not looking … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Auto-buy Authors