Since I've been trying to cut back on book buying lately, I wanted to change up the challenge a little bit today and talk about authors I will jump to request arcs for. Some of these are specific authors, but I also have a specific type of person I will tend to gravitate toward when … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Auto Request Authors/ Books
The Dragon Republic was written by R.F. Kuang and published by Harper Voyager. Thanks to NetGalley and the publisher for providing a copy for review. Click here for the Synopsis! The searing follow-up to 2018’s most celebrated fantasy debut – THE POPPY WAR. In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin … Continue reading THE DRAGON REPUBLIC NetGalley Review: Alt History Vibes with a Fantasy Flair
Space is amazing. Ever since I was a lil tween I have been fascinated by all things astronomy. I really bonded with my Dad over various Sci Fi stories like Star Wars, Star Trek, and Back to the Future. Unsurprisingly, my love of Science Fiction has followed me to this day. A lot of my … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Books in Spaaaaace!!!
Click Here for the Synopsis! No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one keeps tabs on dark truths better than … Continue reading THE GILDED WOLVES Review: It’s just SIX OF CROWS in Paris right?
As hard as it is to believe, June is almost over. This means that San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner, and will bring with it a huge pile of new books (probably). My TBR is already pretty ridiculous and I'm feeling pretty stressed about my summer reading list. It's going to take … Continue reading Mid-Year NetGalley TBR
Big thanks to Tor.com publishing for sending a copy of Silver in the Wood to me for review! Click here for the Synopsis! There is a Wild Man who lives in the deep quiet of Greenhollow, and he listens to the wood. Tobias, tethered to the forest, does not dwell on his past life, but … Continue reading SILVER IN THE WOOD Review: Woodsy, Romantic, M/M, Magic!
I requested DEV1AT3 by Jay Kristoff from the publisher, and they were kind enough to send me a link to the Netgalley digital arc. LIFEL1K3 was one of my favorite reads last year, so I was excited to continue this series. As with most ongoing series, I was curious if this book would suffer from … Continue reading DEV1AT3 Netgalley Review: The Curse of the Sequel?
This week is all about diverse books, which I am totally in the mood for with pride month right around the corner. I've been speckling my Instagram page with pink, purple, and blue for like 2 weeks already! A lot of my favorite stories are ones that don't exclusively feature people who look like me, … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Diverse Reads!
It should really come as no surprise to me at this point that I loved this new release from Seanan McGuire. Everything I read by her is an absolute joy. I was lucky enough to interview her at Emerald City Comic-con, though I have yet to post the transcript (sorry Seanan). She is a master … Continue reading MIDDLEGAME Review: Science & Magic, Shaken not Stirred
It's hard to believe how quickly time is passing me by right now. It seems like Yallwest was just here, and now I'm looking forward to the bookish goings on at SDCC. There are quite a number of books I'm expecting to see in San Diego this year, but there is one upcoming title in … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Necromancy, Drama, & Death