Hi all, Summer is winding down, so I thought this would be a great time to tell ya'll what I've been enjoying the past few months. It's been a really busy summer for me. I spent a week in June visiting my family, then went to hang in Texas for the entirety of July with … Continue reading Summer 2017 Wrap-up and Faves
Hi all, As promised, I wanted to give ya’ll a little update and talk about my summer vacation(s). This summer was certainly an eventful one. I flew down to Texas (from Pennsylvania) with my roommate and we spent all of July there. In August, we took a 10-day road trip to a bunch of the … Continue reading Life update: Vacation Recap!
Published: Delacorte, 2015 Genre: YA contemporary romance My rating: 2/5 stars Description: “My disease is as rare as it is famous. Basically, I’m allergic to the world. I don’t leave my house, have not left my house in seventeen years. The only people I ever see are my mom and my nurse, Carla. But then … Continue reading Review: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
Hi all, I finally have some decent content for a writing update! This summer has been an emotional one - and it's only June as I'm writing this. Though it's been tough, it's also been creative fuel. I'm hoping to compile enough poems to do a senior writing project this coming spring. Gathering up the … Continue reading Writing Update #4
Published: Little, Brown, & Company, 2011 Genre: Young adult, fantasy, paranormal romance My rating: 2/5 stars "Meet Karou. She fills her sketchbooks with monsters that may or may not be real, she’s prone to disappearing on mysterious "errands", she speaks many languages - not all of them human - and her bright blue hair actually grows out … Continue reading Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone – Laini Taylor (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #1)
Hi all, So I thought something fund to do for the summer would be a summer book tag. I found this one on ABookLoversPlaylist, and they said they got it from this video by islandOFdri on YouTube. Lemonade: pick a book that started off bitter but got better. Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo. I was … Continue reading The Summer Reader Tag
Hi all, I’ve had this blog for over a year, and I feel like ya’ll don’t know very much about me. I want to start doing more personal posts so you can get a better idea of the woman behind the reviews. One way I thought would be fun to do that is to share … Continue reading The Books that Made Me a Reader (Get to Know Me #1)