All of This is True (Spoiler Free!) Review

“The night of the book signing we took the back of the line on purpose; we strategized that we could talk with Fatima for longer if we were last. We might even get a chance to walk her out; we wanted pictures and to ask her to follow our Instagrams.” -Lygia Day Peñaflor, All of This…

Things that Bookstagramming has taught us…

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ― C.S. Lewis Things that Bookstagramming has taught us…   How fast coffee/tea goes cold. If you think you’re drinking that after you’re done with photos, you’re wrong. Not unless you drink it during… In which case,…

Brightstorm (Spoiler Free!) Review

“They fell silent as the sky-ship flew towards them, over the great dome of the Geographical Society, as was tradition for the start of every expedition, before turning west and chugging into the distance.” -Vashti Hardy, Brightstorm Hi everyone! If you read my guest post from Vashti Hardy as part of the Brightstorm blog tour…

The Astonishing Color of After (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Once you figure out what matters, you’ll figure out how to be brave.” -Emily X.R. Pan Hi everyone! Last month I read The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan, which was sent to me by the lovely people at Orion (thank you!) It was more magical than I’d expected for a contemporary and…

The Skincare Bible Blog Tour

“Quality skincare does not have to be complicated or expensive and it is never too late to start or mix up your skincare routine. The time is now to make your skin your priority.” -Dr Anjali Mahto, The Skincare Bible: Your No – Nonsense Guide to Great Skin Hi everyone! I will be reviewing The…

The Wicked Deep (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Love is an enchantress – devious and wild.” -Shea Ernshaw, The Wicked Deep    Hi everyone! Not too long ago the lovely people at Simon & Schuster sent me a copy of The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw, and I absolutely fell in love with it!   Here’s the blurb: Welcome to the cursed town…

Children of Blood and Bone (Spoiler Free!) Review

“As long as we don’t have magic, they will never treat us with respect. They need to know we can hit them back. If they burn our homes, we burn theirs, too.” -Tomi Adeyemi, Children of Blood and Bone  Hi everyone! I was VERY lucky to have snagged an ARC of Children of Blood and…

The City of Brass (Spoiler Free!) Review

“”Sorry, girl,” a voice whispered, in a language that until today, Nahri had never heard another speak. “But you and I are not done.”” -S.A. Chakraborty, The City of Brass Hi everyone! I was lucky enough to receive an ARC of The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty from the lovely people at Harper Voyager…

Illumicrate Rise Up! Unboxing

“Life is made of so many moments that mean nothing. Then one day, a single moment comes along to define every second that comes after. Such moments are tests of courage, of strength.” -Sabaa Tahir, An Ember in the Ashes  Hi everyone! Yes, I’m painfully behind on blogging (eep!) but I am so EXCITED to…

Brightstorm Blog Tour: Guest Post by Vashti Hardy!

“Majestic pillars and gilt-framed maps lined the walls, illuminated by glittering chandeliers. Statues of the great explorers with notable achievements stared from the sides. All around, the hall bustled with the people of Lontown, chatter and anticipation fizzing in the air. The sound made Arthur want to scream out; how could anything carry on as…

To Kill a Kingdom (Spoiler Free!) Review

“He has eyes like vast pools and a jaw made from shipwrecks and broken coral. Every movement he makes is as quick and fluid as a tidal wave. He belongs to the ocean. He is made from it, as much as I am.” -Alexandra Christo, To Kill a Kingdom Hi everyone! Yesterday, the brilliant To…

The Toymakers (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Yes, Papa Jack’s Emporium is a place out of step with the world outside. Come here day or night and you will find a place marching to the beat of its own drum. Listen and you might hear it, even now…” -Robert Dinsdale, The Toymakers Hi everyone! Not too long ago I was sent a…