I've missed a few fridays lately due to travel, I have severely neglected my blog, so big thanks to everyone who has stuck with me! Now that I'm writing for another website, I'm debating about what kind of content to post on each site. Things like weekly tags of course are not going anywhere! I … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Recommendations I LOVED!!!
I don't watch nearly as much TV as I used to in college. I spent almost all of my free time back then watching shows like Supernatural, Buffy, and Avatar: the Last Airbender. While I still love those shows, there is one that tops them all for my current comfort show. The Office Get ready for some gifs I … Continue reading Friday Favorites: TV Shows
This week's prompt is book boyfriends/girlfriends. I was tempted to just list all of the amazing book ladies I have crushes on (Nina Zenik, Paige Mahoney, Hermione, Jasnah Kholin, Odessa, Arsinoe, etc) I am a bit tired of all Valentine's themes right now, and I've had a bad week! So with a healthy dose of … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Ships I just don’t Understand
Couples you say? Well I can't say I'm big on romance in books, but tis the season, so I will dig deep and come up with a few of my favorite fictional pairings! Unfortunately one of my top couples is the main F/F couple in The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon. Jeepers I talk about this book a … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Couples
This week the challenge is to recommend books to reread. I've already done a few rereads this year for Wicked Saints, The Song Rising, and The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding. The Harry Potter books always make for great rereading of course, but I want to talk about 5 other books I want to reread soon. 1. Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon So I … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Rereads!
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 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