Book Lists: High Fantasy

High Fantasy is my favorite kind of fantasy. High fantasy has an alternate world filled with magic and even fantastical species. There’s usually high stakes filled with loads of characters who embark on a quest or adventure, and broader themes like good versus evil. A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin Average Goodreads Rating:…… Continue reading Book Lists: High Fantasy

Bookish Playlist: POV-You’re the Main Character.

On Top of the World by Imagine DragonsBroken by lovelytheband100 Bad Days by AJRWhatever it Takes by Imagine DragonsStory of My Life by OneDirectionLittle Talks by Of Monsters and MenTherefore I Am by Billie EilishTeenage Dream by Katy PerryEverybody Talks by Neon TreesThere She Goes by The La’s Listen to the playlist here.

The Netflix Book Tag

Another day, another tag I randomly found. This one was created by A Darker Shade of Whitney on YouTube, but I found it on This Splendid Shambles blog. Recently Watched: The Last Book You Finished Reading The book I last finished was A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer. This is a beauty…… Continue reading The Netflix Book Tag

Bookish Discussion: Maps in Books

I love fantasy books with maps at the beginning. I love being able to flip back and check out where the characters are at in the story and what consequence the foreign countries have on the main land. I think a lot of people love this. This is why #mapmonday is a huge hashtag on…… Continue reading Bookish Discussion: Maps in Books

Book Review: On the Road by Jack Kerouac (Penguin Books)

I used to romanticize beatnik culture. I thought it was all like Shaggy in Scooby-Doo or like people in thick framed glasses drinking bitter coffee and reading poetry slams. I wanted to be a beatnik, or at least a hipster. Then, I read this book: On the Road by Jack Kerouac, published through Penguin Books.…… Continue reading Book Review: On the Road by Jack Kerouac (Penguin Books)

Books for the Olympics

One of my favorite times of summer is the Olympics. I love the summer Olympics. It’s the only time I ever watch sports, if I’m being honest. It’s the one time I want to get into fitness. Now we’re in the middle of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, in 2021 because of COVID. I’m obviously rooting…… Continue reading Books for the Olympics

Book Review: The Toll by Neal Shusterman (Walker Books Ltd.)

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The Toll by Neal Shusterman, published by Walker Books Ltd., is the third and last book in the Arc of a Scythe trilogy, a young adult science fiction series. If you haven’t read the first two books, it would not be wise to read this review! This book takes off after the sinking of Endura…… Continue reading Book Review: The Toll by Neal Shusterman (Walker Books Ltd.)