This month was pretty awesome. I discovered one of my new favorite books. I reread some HP and changed my initial rating. And I read a total of 2,249 pages. Uprooted by Naomi Novik I randomly decided to read this book because I was looking for a read-a-like of The Bear and the Nightingale by … Continue reading July Wrap-Up | New Favorites
I am an avid Instagram user. It's pretty much the only social media app that I use daily (even multiple times a day). I love that it's such a great way to update your friends and family about your life without all the drama of Facebook. Sure it can still be pretty crazy, but it's … Continue reading Why I Don’t Like Bookstagram, But Love Photos of Books
Where did this summer go?! Summer reading is such a huge deal (especially since I'm a librarian) so I feel like I should actually read the books I planned to at the beginning of the summer.... HAHA! Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman Moving this over from my July TBR because I still … Continue reading August TBR | Summer Reading
Wow. It's been a bit since I've posted. But today I want to share what my reading life is looking like these days. This month I've been reading some big books, surprisingly. Big books are never my go to. Night Film by Marisha Pessl I just finished reading Night Film by Marisha Pessl. The story … Continue reading Weekly Reading #4 | Big Books
I love the idea of subscription boxes. I love the surprise of it. Knowing something is coming in the mail is always exciting! I've looked at a few different book boxes for a while, but I never really was enticed to spend that much money on something I could probably find cheaper elsewhere. Also, I … Continue reading PageHabit Book Box | Review
I can't believe it's July! The year is already half over, so now is the perfect time to reflect on what I've read already this year and what have been the best books so far. Uprooted by Naomi Novik I think what I loved most about Uprooted was the ending. It wrapped up the story … Continue reading My Top 5 Books of the Year (So Far)
Undead Girl Gang was the May pick for PageHabit. PageHabit is a book subscription service where you get a book, annotated by the author, a custom bookmark, an original short story and some other bookish merch. Mila Flores and her best friend have been inseparable since the day they met. When one of them starts … Continue reading Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson | Playing into trends.
June was supposed to be such an awesome month for reading. My number one anticipated release for the year, Smoke in the Sun by Renee Ahdieh, came out out at the beginning of the month and I was so looking forward to it. However, I got sucked into a slump and to try to get … Continue reading What I Read in June
I have not been reading that much in June. I've been doing a lot of crafty planner things and shamelessly been playing a lot of Lego Harry Potter. Good thing I already finished by goodreads challenge for the year! But I do want to read more in July. So here's my short July TBR, hoping … Continue reading What I Plan on Reading in July
I'm going to premise this post saying I've never read Jane Eyre, I know, it's a travesty. So if you read this book and thought it was completely way off base, I didn't know! From goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Stella Ainsley wants just one thing: to go somewhere—anywhere—else. Her home is a floundering spaceship that offers few prospects, having … Continue reading Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne | Sci-fi & Jane Eyre?!