Book Review | The Waking Forest

It’s been a while since I’ve read a young adult fantasy book. So I have been on the lookout for a new one to pick up. Alyssa Wees’s debut novel, The Waking Forest caught my attention. It’s marketed as “Pan’s Labyrinth meets The Hazel Wood” and I was was immediately sold. (All reviews are spoiler-free […]

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Weekly Wrap Up – March 10

This week may have been not that great, but it was a pretty decent reading week. I was planning on reading more this weekend, but, to be honest, I’ve been in a bad mood for the past few days and don’t really feel like reading much. But, I still managed to read four books this […]

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Book Review | The Trial of Lizzie Borden

I was a strange kid who was fascinated by both space and weird historical events. One of those weird historical events was the Borden murders. I don’t remember the first time I learned about them – I probably heard the rhyme and looked it up – but I’ve been interested ever since. Obviously, I couldn’t […]

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I Should Have Read That Book Tag

It’s been a while since I’ve done a book tag, and this is finally a tag I haven’t done! I was excited to see that Emma from The Terror of Knowing tagged me for this one – go check out her blog if you haven’t yet, it’s one of my favorites. With that said, let’s […]

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February Book Haul

Shortest month of the year means shortest book haul of the year, right? Seriously, though, this is probably the shortest book haul I’ve published on this blog. In February, I tried a new thing: instead of buying a ton of discount books, I just bought a few new releases I was interested in. You know, […]

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Book Review | House on Fire

I don’t read a lot of contemporary fiction. But I do occasionally enjoy it, and Bonnie Kistler’s debut novel, House on Fire, caught my eye. It seemed like a great family drama. I was hoping for a new Celeste Ng, and that’s not exactly what I got. While I don’t regret giving this book a chance, it definitely […]

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Weekly Wrap Up – March 3

One more reading great reading week down. I don’t mean to brag, but I am killing it so far this year (knock on wood). I can’t speak for the rest of my life, but my reading has been kind of amazing the past few months. and this week was no exception. I read a total […]

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