Hiatus

I just wanted to make a quick little post to let everyone know that I’m going to be going on a short hiatus. I’m not entirely sure how long, but it should be no more than a week! There is just a lot going on right now with some new classes I’m taking (I take […]

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Top 5 Wednesday (On a Thursday): Spring Reads

On Wednesdays I post my “Top 5” which comes from a Goodreads group that creates topics for bloggers to write about. Now, I know it’s Thursday, a day I don’t typically post, but my internet was down yesterday, and I didn’t want to miss the post entirely. This week the topic is “Spring Reads”. The moderator specified: “Since […]

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Book Review: Finding Audrey

Synopsis Audrey can’t leave the house. she can’t even take off her dark glasses inside the house. Then her brother’s friend Linus stumbles into her life. With his friendly, orange-slice smile and his funny notes, he starts to entice Audrey out again – well, Starbucks is a start. And with Linus at her side, Audrey […]

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NetGalley How To: My Guide to Getting ARCs

About a week ago I posted my own personal guide to book reviewing and I got some pretty positive feedback from it. Other bibliophiles starting out with book blogging may need a lot of help getting up and running, but it can sometimes be embarrassing to ask. When I first started out, I had quite […]

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Down the TBR Hole #13

It’s time to do some more organizing for my TBR!! Here are the rules: Go to your goodreads to-read shelf. Order on ascending date added. Take the first 5 (or 10 if you’re feeling adventurous) books Read the synopses of the books Decide: keep it or should it go? (This tag was created by Lost in a Story) […]

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The Unpopular Opinions Book Tag

While I don’t necessarily pride myself in having unpopular opinions, it is true that I often have them. It’s not rare for me to love a book that a lot of people hated or vice versa. I’m a firm believer in everyone reading a book differently so I don’t take it to heart when someone doesn’t feel […]

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Top 5 Wednesdays: Characters That Embody Gryffindor

On Wednesdays I post my “Top 5” which comes from a Goodreads group that creates topics for bloggers to write about. This week the topic is “Characters That Embody Your Hogwarts House”. The moderator stated that these characters don’t have to be confirmed as in a specific house by the author; instead they can just be characters that you feel […]

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Book Review: That Summer

Synopsis  For fifteen-year-old Haven, life is changing too quickly. She’s nearly six feet tall, her father is getting remarried, and her sister—the always perfect Ashley—is planning a wedding of her own. Haven wishes things could just go back to the way they were. Then an old boyfriend of Ashley’s reenters the picture, and through him, […]

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Book Review: This Lullaby

Synopsis  She’s got it all figured out. Or does she? When it comes to relationships, Remy’s got a whole set of rules. Never get too serious. Never let him break your heart. And never, ever date a musician. But then Remy meets Dexter, and the rules don’t seem to apply anymore. Could it be that […]

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My (personal) Guide to Reviewing

Hi! I’ve been asked in the past a couple of times how I go about writing my reviews. I think it’s really important to notice and accept that pretty much everyone has a different way of reviewing books. Some have very precise formats, some are short and opinionated, some are long and factual, etc. I […]

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