Down the TBR Hole #25

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 #25

Gray Wolf Island — Tracey Neithercott (ARC Review)

  TITLE: Gray Wolf Island AUTHOR: Tracey Neithercott RELEASED: October 10th, 2017; Knopf Books for Young Readers GENRE: Contemporary/Mystery/Magical Realism AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Right before Sadie died, she begged her sister, Ruby, to do the one thing she could never do herself: Find the treasure on Gray Wolf Island. With just a mysterious treasure map as a guide, … Continue reading Gray Wolf Island — Tracey Neithercott (ARC Review)

Chord — Chelsea M. Cameron

  TITLE: Chord AUTHOR: Chelsea M. Cameron RELEASED: January 28th, 2018; self-published GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: NA SYNOPSIS: Chase Hillier has plans, and nothing will cause her to deviate from them. So far, they're pretty simple: Get through her first year of college with good grades, read a lot of books, and hopefully find a cute boyfriend who could … Continue reading Chord — Chelsea M. Cameron

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