YA Fantasy: Hyped Books I Haven’t Read

Okay so I decided to make this post as almost a *disclaimer* update kind of thing in which I discuss the hyped up YA fantasy novels that I haven’t read, and rate my interest in one day reading them.  I’m probably going to do this across more genres but since YA fantasy is such a hyped…

Dreams of Gods and Monsters: Review

“I…I sang,” she whispered, “if that matters,” and Karou felt her heart pulled to pieces. This Misbegotten warrior, fiercest of them all, had crouched in an icy stream bed to sing a chimera soul into her canteen, because she hadn’t known what else to do. My Rating: 5 stars 10 stars all of them break…

Books With Characters Who Will Outsmart You

For when you’re looking for a book to make you feel perpetually outsmarted, ft. some of my favorite examples of these characters! I stayed unspecific so nothing will really be spoiled, but here are some of my favorite books with characters who can pull the rug out from under you in their own story. The…

Rainy Day Book Recs

Qualifications for a rainy day read: atmospheric as all shit ability to read for hours on end pairs well with tea and candles For some reason I associate certain books more heavily with rain so this is me looking through my bookshelves and picking out which ones I would want to read on a rainy…

Obsidio: Review

“I was thinking,” he murmurs. “There’a billion different versions of you out there, in a trillion different universes. And I still can’t get over how lucky I am that, out of all those versions, you’re the one that’s mine.”  My Rating: 5 stars Yooooo I’m obsessed with these !! This was such a fucking conclusion…

April Wrap-Up / May TBR

Books I read in April, reviews linked!! The real MVPs of the month are the Illuminae Files audiobooks Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor (Reread) – 5 stars  The Shadow Glass by Rin Chupeco – 4 stars  Illuminae by Amy Kaufman and Jay Kristoff – 5 stars  Gemina by Amy Kaufman and Jay…

Books to Binge

So in honor of how fucking fast I’ve been devouring the Illuminae Files, I thought I’d make a post about books that are fast-paced, incredibly engrossing, and wonderful to binge read the series one after another.  Mostly speaking from experience here. Strange the Dreamer Duology Can’t-Put-Down-Rating: only set these down to Weep (if you get it…

Gemina: Review

“Patience and Silence had one beautiful daughter. And her name was Vengeance.”  My Rating: 5 stars So this one!!?? was just as good as the first imo if not even better the fucking ?? what the fuck is the genre on these though sci-fi horror ?? I guess?? They’re lit as fuck everyone please read…

Favorite Audiobooks

Here are some of my favorite audiobooks! These audiobooks felt really “standout” to me and REALLY enhanced the reading experience, to the degree that I would reread these books on audio. So if you’re considering trying out some audiobooks, these would be good place to start!! Disclaimer: I listen to audiobooks anywhere from 1.5-2x speed…

Illuminae: Review

“He presses the triggers. And like roses in his hands, death blooms.”  “She is catalyst. She is chaos. I can see why he loves her.”  My Rating: 5 stars So I read this book in a day Haven’t done that in a while I didn’t realize how much I FUCKED with scifi like really properly…