ARC reviews · Book Reviews

Review: Mina and the Undead by Amy McCaw // A tense, thrilling YA horror

Today is the release day for Mina and the Undead and I’m excited to be sharing my review of this YA gothic horror novel. 17-year-old Mina, from England, arrives in New Orleans to visit her estranged sister, Libby. After growing up in Whitby, the town that inspired Dracula, Mina loves nothing more than a creepy… Continue reading Review: Mina and the Undead by Amy McCaw // A tense, thrilling YA horror

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // Places in books I’d love to live

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: March 30: Places In Books I’d Love to Live There… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Places in books I’d love to live

Announcements · booktube · TBRs and Wrap ups

Easter Readathon Liveshow Announcements + TBR

With less than a week to go until Easter Readathon begins, I wanted to share what I’ll be reading with you all and also announce the liveshow dates. Easter readathon will run from 12.01am on Friday 2nd April to 11.59pm on Monday 5th April in your time zone. If you missed the initial Easter Readathon… Continue reading Easter Readathon Liveshow Announcements + TBR

Book Features · features · Q&As

Paper Lanterns Literary Journal Q&A: One Year On

About a year ago, I published a Q&A on my blog featuring Paper Lanterns, a brand new YA literary journal focusing on short stories, essays, and reviews. Today I’m excited to be spotlighting Paper Lanterns again, this time with an interview looking back over the past year and seeing how things have changed for the… Continue reading Paper Lanterns Literary Journal Q&A: One Year On

Announcements · Readathons · TBRs and Wrap ups

Easter Readathon 2021 Announcement

That’s right folks, Easter Readathon is back for the FOURTH year running. (How has it been four years since I started this, idek?) As usual, I am here to bring you long-weekend shennanigans on Twitter, Instagram, and this time YouTube as well. Details This year’s readathon will run from 12.01am on Friday 2nd April to… Continue reading Easter Readathon 2021 Announcement

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my spring TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: March 16: Books On My Spring 2021 TBR I loooove… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my spring TBR

TBRs and Wrap ups

March 2021 TBR // Romance, horror, fantasy, and non-fiction

Yes, this TBR is late. Very late. But it took me a while to finish my February wrap up and my brain always tells me I can’t post next month’s TBR until I’ve posted the previous month’s wrap up (welcome to my brain folks), so I had to post that first. The plus side of… Continue reading March 2021 TBR // Romance, horror, fantasy, and non-fiction

TBRs and Wrap ups

February 2021 wrap up // Finding my first 5 star read of the year

In February, my main goal was to read sapphic books for F/F February and to read a couple of books by Black authors for Black History Month. I read 10 books in total, which about average for me. Four of those were sapphic books and two were by Black authors. If I’m being honest, I’m… Continue reading February 2021 wrap up // Finding my first 5 star read of the year