Book Series Review: Cursebreakers by Brigid Kemmerer (Bloomsbury Publishing)

You’ve probably noticed it’s been a while since I posted a book review. My life has been so busy with moving back to America from England, that I decided to wait until I finished the Cursebreakers trilogy to write a review on the whole series. And I was able to finish it last night! The…… Continue reading Book Series Review: Cursebreakers by Brigid Kemmerer (Bloomsbury Publishing)

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 Playlist: Enemies to Lovers

It’s time for a playlist that represents bookstagram’s favorite trope: enemies to lovers. Power Over Me by Dermot KennedyMonster by Imagine DragonsDevil in Your Eye by Mumford and SonsR U Mine? by Arctic Monkeys I hate u, i love u by gnash and Olivia O’BrienI Hate Everything About You by Three Days GraceKiss With A…… Continue reading Bookish Playlist: Enemies to Lovers

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 Lists: Books with Assassins

I think it’s fair to say we love morally grey characters, especially ever since we’ve realized the world isn’t black and white. Sometimes, readers even fall for the villain, if he’s dark and handsome enough. And then, some of the best books have leading killers with awesome skills and who put the sass in assassinate.…… Continue reading Book Lists: Books with Assassins

Bookish Playlist: Balls and Ballgowns

When you think of fantasy and fairy-tales, what’s the first thing you think of? For me, it’s the royal ball that is so popular in fairy-tale retellings. It’s very Cinderella-like, in which the main character is dressed in a splendid ball gown and the floor is swept in people waltzing, the violin quartet in the…… Continue reading Bookish Playlist: Balls and Ballgowns

Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron (Bloomsbury YA)

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What good is a four hour train ride if you can’t use the time to finish a book? Thanks to the lengthy transportation, it only took me two days to finish Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron, published by Bloomsbury YA. This YA fairy-tale retelling is basically about a gay black girl who wants to…… Continue reading Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron (Bloomsbury YA)