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Blasphemy! — T. J. Klune

TITLE: Blasphemy! AUTHOR: T. J. Klune RELEASED: December 11th, 2018 GENRE: Humor AGE RANGE: Adult Available to read for FREE on the author’s site, here! He thought about whistling as he walked to work, but then reminded himself that he was the Beast Who Brings Misery to…

February 18, 2019
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Brooding YA Hero – Carrie Ann DiRisio (ARC Review)

Goodreads synopsis: Have you ever wished you could receive a little guidance from your favorite book boyfriend? Ever dreamed of being the Chosen One in a YA novel? Want to know all the secrets of surviving the dreaded plot twist? Or maybe you’re just…

September 22, 2017
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The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue – Mackenzi Lee

I’m very sorry to direct you here instead of posting this on Goodreads, but GR has recently taken to cracking down heavily on any negative reviews that specifically mention the author’s behavior. Alas, I’m only posting this on my own personal blog. update: june…

August 14, 2017
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How to Make a Wish — Ashley Herring Blake (ARC Review)

This book perfectly straddles the line between "tough topics" and "fluffy summer read". We get a taste of each, depending on who Grace is currently surrounded by, but it never leans overwhelmingly in either direction. Given that Eva's mother has recently passed, there is…

July 22, 2017
Misc. Memes

Book Beginnings: A Darker Shade of Magic

* Book Beginnings is a meme hosted by Rose City Reader, where every Friday, bloggers post the first sentence (or few sentences) of their current read, as well as their first impressions of the book! * This week, I'll be highlighting one of my current reads, A…

June 23, 2017
Tags & Awards

Liebster Award #1

First, huge thank you to Cheeky Booky for nominating me in her post! She actually tagged me earlier this month, but I somehow missed it until recently, and as soon as I realized I hadn't passed it on, I knew I had to right away!…

June 22, 2017
Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Favorite “Unlikable” Protagonists

This week's challenge is to pick your five favorite "unlikable" protagonists! These could be protagonists who are flawed, unpopular, or maybe even poorly written! I think "unlikable" is such a subjective term that answers for this week's challenge will vary pretty widely, so I…

June 21, 2017
Top 10 Tuesday

Top 10 Tuesday: Series I’ve Been Meaning to Start

This is a weekly tag hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, and this week’s challenge is Top Ten Series I've Been Meaning to Start But Haven't! This one is pretty self-explanatory, and as a reader with a TBR pile that has been slowly burying…

June 20, 2017
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Royal Bastards — Andrew Shvarts (ARC Review)

“Yeah, well, you basically don’t have emotions between ‘gotta kill’ and ‘yay, I killed,’ so that’s not really a surprise.” Life as a royal bastard is never easy, but for Tilla, it’s far from the lot she wants in life. She spends her days…

June 15, 2017
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The Lightning Thief — Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson has always felt kind of... different. He has ADHD and dyslexia, struggles to fit in, and keeps finding himself kicked out of school. When he is admitted to his sixth school in six years, things seem to finally be working out for…

June 9, 2017