TBRs and Wrap ups

December 2019 Wrap Up // Christmas, End of Yearathon, and hitting my Goodreads goal

Folks, I had a fast-paced December. I went to a blogging event, took part in a readathon, and celebrated Christmas and new year. I read nine books in December, which was a good high to finish the year on. The Poppy War // 4 stars // Hardback/Audiobook After putting this on hold for about 10… Continue reading December 2019 Wrap Up // Christmas, End of Yearathon, and hitting my Goodreads goal

TBRs and Wrap ups

November 2019 Wrap Up // A cake, a car, and characters I loved

November was pretty busy for me so I only read two out of the five planned books on my TBR. But, I did set it as a ‘loose’ TBR, and I read a couple of other books instead. I’m still reading the third book of the original five, and the fourth and fifth I’m hoping… Continue reading November 2019 Wrap Up // A cake, a car, and characters I loved

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog tour: The Sky Weaver // A fitting finale for a fiery series

Today is my stop on The Sky Weaver blog tour, hosted by Gollancz. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book and I love the trilogy so I’m excited to be sharing my review. At the end of one world, there always lies another. Safire, a soldier, knows her role in this world is to serve the… Continue reading Blog tour: The Sky Weaver // A fitting finale for a fiery series

Book Features · TBRs and Wrap ups

“I’m just never going to read that” // Books I’ve recently taken off my TBR

In the year of our Lord 2019, I’ve been trying to make my TBR a little less unwieldy. My Goodreads TBR is all of the books (owned and not) that I want to read in the coming year (or two). For a while, that TBR stood at 177 books. But as someone who reads about… Continue reading “I’m just never going to read that” // Books I’ve recently taken off my TBR

Book Reviews

Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back // Vikings, battles, and foretelling the future

Author: Adrienne Young Genre: YA fantasy Pages: 311 Edition: Advanced FC Rating: 4 stars TWs: Violence, domestic abuse, gore, blood, on-page death For as long as she can remember, Tova has lived among the Svell, the people who found her washed ashore as a child and use her for her gift as a Truthtongue. Her… Continue reading Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back // Vikings, battles, and foretelling the future

TBRs and Wrap ups

September 2019 Wrap Up // A slow kind of month

It was a pretty slow reading month for me in September. And I decided to put that in the title because I think it’s OK to be frank and open about that. Sometimes we hold ourselves to such high targets that any time we read less than seven or eight books in a month (or… Continue reading September 2019 Wrap Up // A slow kind of month

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // My fantasy-heavy Fall 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: September 24: Books On My Fall 2019 TBR Oh man. I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // My fantasy-heavy Fall TBR