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This is a website devoted to bookish things! Book reviews, book photos, book everything! (Books, books and more books essentially!) But I also talk about library things as well. To navigate use the bar above to click on what you’d like to view, whether it’s book reviews, news or book memes!

Recent Posts

  • Ariadne \\ a greek myth retelling
    When we do get women in myth they are usually evil or temptresses or some other variety of a woman who is considered bad or wrong. Much like Circe, Ariadne takes the myth as we know it and turns it into a powerful look at sexism and empowerment.
  • March 2021 | a month in review
    March 2021, a month in review. What did I get up to this month bookish wise? From reading to posting and everything inbetween.
  • This Golden Flame // a romance-less sci fi tale
    This Golden Flame is a romance-less sci fi story. However, it did not work for me for a multitude of reasons.
  • Book Box Subscription Review
    I’ve been wanting to put something together for awhile, but I needed some more time to try the boxes and get a feel for what they were offering. I’ve compiled my thoughts on the boxes I have gotten here. These are just personal opinions, so YMMV.
  • Namesake || A Stunning Conclusion
    I was quite excited to get back to this world, because it was left on a bit of a cliffhanger, and I wondered what was going to happen in the next book and how many of the loose ends would be wrapped up. I feel overall that this book was an extremely satisfying conclusion to the first book.
  • Sweet & Bitter Magic || Blog Tour
    This is one of those books I was really excited for. Witches, great summary, queer and a beautiful cover. And I very much enjoyed it.
  • Covet, Crave #3 | Blog Tour Promo
    This is a promo post for Covet by Tracy Wolff. Part of the book tour for Turn the Page.
  • A Court of Silver Flames || Return to ACOTAR
    ACOSF brings us back into the world of ACOTAR — this time bringing Nesta and Cassian to the forefront. This book is a darker fantasy, but an emotional journey.
  • The Vanishing Half || A Review
    This book was both intriguing and well written. It is very firmly a historical fiction book, which I did not realize when I started. But honestly, the book was so good!
  • The Once And Future Witches
    The Once and Future Witches is an excellent book full of an amazing amount of character development and interest.
  • His Hidden Wife // ARC Review
    I received this arc in exchange for an honest review. I don’t have much to say about this book overall, other than I didn’t really like it.
  • January 2021 Wrap Up | My Reading Month In Review
    What did I read this month? Did I have any five star reads? What about four star? Come find out with me!