The “I Love Spring!” Book Tag

The I Love Spring Book Tag was originally created by Helene Jeppesen & Amanda Elise Carina! I was tagged by the lovely Melanie, who you should totally follow if you aren't already! 1. How is Spring where you live? It's usually pretty rainy and super pollen-y and warm, but this year, winter is being really stubborn! 2. Most … Continue reading The “I Love Spring!” Book Tag

Time Was — Ian McDonald (ARC Review)

  TITLE: Time Was AUTHOR: Ian McDonald RELEASES: April 24th, 2018; Tor.com GENRE: Science Fiction/Historical Fiction AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: A love story stitched across time and war, shaped by the power of books, and ultimately destroyed by it. In the heart of World War II, Tom and Ben became lovers. Brought together by a secret project designed to … Continue reading Time Was — Ian McDonald (ARC Review)

T10T: Books I Am Scared to Reread

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s prompt was actually Books I Loved But Will Never Reread, but I thought I'd take it up a notch by listing ten books that I am actually afraid to reread, whether due to fear of problematic content, or just a worry … Continue reading T10T: Books I Am Scared to Reread

The Hobbit — J.R.R. Tolkien

  TITLE: The Hobbit AUTHOR: J.R.R. Tolkien RELEASED: September 21st, 1937; George Allen & Unwin Ltd. GENRE: Fantasy SYNOPSIS: Written for J.R.R. Tolkien’s own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when it was first published in 1937. Now recognized as a timeless classic, this introduction to the hobbit Bilbo Baggins, the wizard Gandalf, Gollum, and the spectacular world of … Continue reading The Hobbit — J.R.R. Tolkien

Down the TBR Hole #24

Down the TBR Hole was originally created over at Lost in a Story, and is a super fun (and simultaneously productive) tag to help you whittle away at those never-ending TBRs! (By the way, you can click on the covers to go to the Goodreads listings!) It works like this: Go to your goodreads to-read shelf. … Continue reading Down the TBR Hole #24

Devils Unto Dust — Emma Berquist (ARC Review)

  TITLE: Devils Unto Dust AUTHOR: Emma Berquist RELEASES: April 10th, 2018; Greenwillow GENRE: Western/Horror AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Ten years ago, a horrifying disease began spreading across the West Texas desert. Infected people—shakes—attacked the living and created havoc and destruction. No one has ever survived the infection. Daisy Wilcox, known as Willie, has been protecting her siblings within … Continue reading Devils Unto Dust — Emma Berquist (ARC Review)

Ace of Shades — Amanda Foody (ARC Review)

TITLE: Ace of Shades AUTHOR: Amanda Foody SERIES: The Shadow Game, #1 RELEASES: April 10th, 2018; Harlequin Teen GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Enne Salta was raised as a proper young lady, and no lady would willingly visit New Reynes, the so-called City of Sin. But when her mother goes missing, Enne must leave her finishing school—and her reputation—behind … Continue reading Ace of Shades — Amanda Foody (ARC Review)