For this Friday, we are talking about Mentors or teachers we love in books. I have a fair few of these, since I tend to be drawn toward books witch schools in them. The first book to come to mind was The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon. There are 2 mentor characters I really enjoy reading about … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Mentors
This week we are talking about all those books we wanted to read in 2018 and just didn't get to. I have sooooo many of these, so it might be a struggle to narrow it down to 10. The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa MeyerThe Mistborn Trilogy by Brandon SandersonA Million Junes by Emily HenryThe Hazel … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 2018 TBR Fails
This week the challenge is to celebrate YA books published before the year 2000. So as not to inundate you with Harry Potter, I am going with a somewhat less celebrated series. The Abhorsen Trilogy by Garth Nix I first heard about Sabriel soon after I started reading YA in earnest a few years ago. … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Old School YA
This week the challenge is to talk about authors new to you last year. I have a few on this list with sequels coming out in 2019, so I'm excited to share those authors in particular. Beth Revis - Give the Dark my Love GtDmL was one of the first books I ever reviewed on my blog, so it … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: New to me in 2018
This weeks challenge: books with the most epic of journeys! Priory of the Orange Tree Several characters have thrilling & dangerous journeys in Priory! You can read my full review of Priory here. I can't believe how close we are to publication day! Almost every character has a journey (or two!) they embark on throughout … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Epic Journeys
Today's challenge is to list the top ten books I'm excited for from January to June! With the help of my new reading journal/planner this should be easy work, but I don't know if I can narrow it down to 10! January King of Scars The Cities of Dead February Ink in the Blood Priory … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 2019 Releases Part 1!
Haven't done a tag in a minute, I found this one from The Elven Warrior today and it spoke to me. This tag was originally created by Jes Reads Books on Youtube. So let go of that breath you didn't know you were holding and let's talk some tropes. Hopelessly Devoted: Name two characters from … Continue reading Tropes Book Tag