New Release Review | King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

King of Scars by Leigh BardugoNikolai Duology #1YA FantasyImprint | January 29, 2019 About the Book:  Nikolai Lantsov has always had a gift for the impossible. No one knows what he endured in his country’s bloody civil war—and he intends to keep it that way. Now, as enemies gather at his weakened borders, the young king […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Make these Books into Movies!

Top 5 Tuesday!  I think about this a lot, actually.  Most books I read, I don’t picture them as books.  I just don’t think all books would translate well into a movie, but every once in a while I’ll be hit by the need for a book to become a movie so hard that I […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Reasons I Read

Top 5 Tuesday!  Trying to figure out why I read is almost like asking me why I love my husband.  I list out the obvious reasons, but I think my love of reading just is.  It’s not really definable. I still gave it my best shot!  I have a feeling it’s similar to what other […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Strike These Tropes From History!

Top 5 Tuesday!  The idea of ‘tropes’ has always been a tricky one for me.  I think all books follow similar plot lines.  There are only so many out there, and the specifics are what makes each book better or worse. These are the 5 I HATE! Top 5 Tuesday was started by Shanah at […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Gimme MORE Trope-Types!

Top 5 Tuesday!  My favorite tropes, and ones that I’d love to see more of.  The idea of ‘tropes’ has always been a tricky one for me.  I think all books follow similar plot lines.  There are only so many out there, and the specifics are what makes each book better or worse. These are […]

New Release Review | Keeper of the Bees by Meg Kassel

Keeper of the Bees by Meg Kassel Black Birds of the Gallows Series YA Fantasy Entangled Teen | September 4, 2018 About the Book: KEEPER OF THE BEES is a tale of two teens who are both beautiful and beastly, and whose pasts are entangled in surprising and heartbreaking ways. Dresden is cursed. His chest houses a […]