Audiobook Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars When Jack left Eleanor West's School for Wayward Children she was carrying the body of her deliciously deranged sister--whom she had recently murdered in a fit of righteous justice--back to their home on the Moors. But death in their adopted world isn't always … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Was Glad to Read this Year

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 prompt is a Thanksgiving/Thankful freebie and like last year, I am going over the books of this year that have made me … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Was Glad to Read this Year

Top Ten Tuesday: Audiobook Narrators I Adore

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 prompt was a freebie - so I thought to talk about my favorite audiobook narrators! I have read over a … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Audiobook Narrators I Adore

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

Musical Shuffle Book Tag

I found this tag, created by Becca @ BeccaLeighanne, on Books and Dachshunds and I knew I wanted to try it! Basically you put your music on shuffle, select the first 5-10 songs and tell anything bookish that it reminds you of! (explanations not necessary) Song links are in the titles (if you want to … Continue reading Musical Shuffle Book Tag

ARC Review: Middlegame by Seanan McGuire

Middlegame by Seanan McGuire My rating: 5 of 5 stars Meet Roger. Skilled with words, languages come easily to him. He instinctively understands how the world works through the power of story. Meet Dodger, his twin. Numbers are her world, her obsession, her everything. All she understands, she does so through the power of math. … Continue reading ARC Review: Middlegame by Seanan McGuire

Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire My rating: 5 of 5 stars This fourth entry and prequel tells the story of Lundy, a very serious young girl who would rather study and dream than become a respectable housewife and live up to the expectations of the world around her. As well she should. When … Continue reading Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

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

Review: Dusk or Dark or Dawn or Day by Seanan McGuire

Dusk or Dark or Dawn or Day by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars When her sister Patty died, Jenna blamed herself. When Jenna died, she blamed herself for that, too. Unfortunately Jenna died too soon. Living or dead, every soul is promised a certain amount of time, and when Jenna passed she … Continue reading Review: Dusk or Dark or Dawn or Day by Seanan McGuire

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Novellas/Short Stories

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. Sometimes you just don't want to sit through a whole novel. Sometimes you just want some extra material from the author. Sometimes there are … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Novellas/Short Stories

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #8

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 #8

Review: Midway Relics and Dying Breeds by Seanan McGuire

Midway Relics and Dying Breeds by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars "The trouble with wanting to do the right thing is that frequently the right thing today is the wrong thing for tomorrow, or the wrong thing for the people who are standing between you and your perfect, platonic future. The wild … Continue reading Review: Midway Relics and Dying Breeds by Seanan McGuire

Review: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packed off to Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children. This is the story of what happened first… Jacqueline was her mother’s perfect daughter—polite and quiet, … Continue reading Review: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Review: Every Heart a Doorway

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, … Continue reading Review: Every Heart a Doorway