August, Disney Wonders Book & Nook Unboxing

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” -Walt Disney Hey everyone! It’s time for another, epic Book & Nook unboxing! Every month, the lovely Bella behind Book & Nook curates a GORGEOUS subscription box of 5 candles, a secret, special surprise, and a theme bookmark. They are always…

The Loneliness of Distant Beings (Spoiler Free!) Review

“It is that quick, that strong, that beautiful. And it is also totally impossible.” -Kate Ling, The Loneliness of Distant Beings Hey everyone! The lovely people at Team Bkmrk really spoiled me with the gorgeous package that The Loneliness of Distant Beings by Kate Ling came in. And let me just tell you, you’re going…

Wonder Woman: Warbringer (Spoiler Free!) Review

“I am done being careful. I am done being quiet. Let them see me angry. Let them hear me wail at the top of my lungs.” -Leigh Bardugo, Wonder Woman: Warbringer  Hey everyone! I was really lucky to get an early copy of the AMAZINGLY AWESOME Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo from the lovely…

Cute Animal Sidekicks in Books

“My gaze landed on a bromeliad, a touch of a bloom, where a tiny frog perched, admiring one of the butterflies up close with a cocked head. The frog would fit into my palm, a shiny thing with saucers for eyes, the same lime color as its skin.” -Natalia Jaster, Dare … Because who doesn’t…

The Crowns of Croswald (Spoiler Free!) Review

“She loved his books and stories more than anything, tales of deep magic that were so far from her reality. Ivy would gladly give up sketching to hear his raspy voice spinning yarns about trolls and dragons, princesses and castles, scrivenists and their quills.” -D.E. Night, The Crowns of Croswald. Hey everyone! Not too long…

New Fave Duologies

“You’re a storyteller. Dream up something wild and improbable.” -Laini Taylor, Strange the Dreamer  Hey everyone! I thought it would be fun to share some of my new FAVE duologies with you…. They all have one thing in common… I haven’t read the second book in them yet! Mostly because the first book came out…

The Potion Diaries: Going Viral (Spoiler Free!) Review

“We lean forward in our seats as we pass underneath the ornate gateway to the town of Long-shi, an arch richly painted in bright red with gold accents. I spy a carving of a snake winding its way around one of the columns – the symbol of alchemists everywhere. I feel tears springing up in…

SweetFreak (Spoiler Free!) Review

“It’s not until the end of the following day that I realise what has happened. And my entire world comes crashing down.” -Sophie McKenzie, SweetFreak Hey everyone! If you already follow me on Twitter, then you’ll know that SweetFreak by Sophie McKenzie came out yesterday. If you don’t, then come and find me here, where…

August Illumicrate Unboxing!

Hey everyone! I can’t believe I’ve already got another Illumicrate box-it feels like it’s gone by so quickly since the last one! (Illumicrate boxes are quarterly, with the exception of the VERY special, one-off Grisha box that’s shipping late September! Eeek!) I feel like I say this every box, but I was so so impressed…

Breaking (Spoiler Free!) Review

“I wrap my arms around my chest, holding the warmth close. Ariel would love this. The trees, the dark. The mystery. I start to turn, a joke for her on my lips. But then I don’t. It’s been a month. I’ve almost stopped talking to her.” -Danielle Rollins, Breaking  Hey everyone! Who else is a…

The Way Back to Us (Spoiler Free!) Review

“See how you’d deal with it, I wanted to say to her. I fired her shortly afterwards, relieved to be free of another set of eyes scrutinising me, and at the same time wondering how I became a person who might audibly crackle with internally generated bolts of lightning.” -Kay Langdale, The Way Back to…