Book Review: Circe

In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child—not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of mortals for companionship, she discovers that she does possess power—the power of witchcraft, which can transform rivals into monsters and menace the gods themselves.

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Book Review: A Very Large Expanse of Sea

It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s an extremely turbulent time politically, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped.

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Book Review: Even in Paradise

When Julia Buchanan enrolls at St. Anne’s at the beginning of junior year, Charlotte Ryder already knows all about the former senator’s daughter. Most people do… or think they do.

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Announcement: Sapphic Saturdays First Readathon

Note: Arin is credited for designing & making all of the graphics for Sapphic Saturday! Didn’t she do such a great job!?  This is the most excited I’ve ever been to make a post/announcement! Those of you who follow Arin & I on Twitter may already know a little about this, but if you don’t, […]

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Book Review: Two Can Keep a Secret

Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery’s never been there, but she’s heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with a grandmother she barely knows.

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The Pros & Cons of Critical Reading

In the book community, we talk about a lot of things: books, tropes, authors, genres, etc. But, whether book bloggers or book vloggers are your thing, we don’t often talk about critical reading. I think that this is because, primarily, when you’re rating and reviewing books, it seems kind of insinuated that you read the […]

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Hi, I’m Back (and with changes)

Oh, how I have missed you all! It’s been almost an entire month since I decided to take a much needed break from the responsibilities of book blogging, and I have truly missed it so much. There were times when I wanted to get off hiatus far sooner but I allowed myself to take the time I needed […]

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