Fantasy · Middle Grade · Mythology · Reviews · Young Adult

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) by Rick Riordan

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 7/14/17 — Date Finished: 7/16/17 Genre: Young Adult/Middle Grade, Fantasy, Mythology Recommended for People Who Like: adventure, mythological creatures, Gods, humor, series where characters evolve from confused preteens to badass teenagers Percy Jackson Series: The Lightning Thief, The Sea of Monsters, The Titan's Curse, The Battle of the Labyrinth, The Last Olympian Hey y'all. As you… Continue reading The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) by Rick Riordan

Memes · Reviews · Top 5 Tuesday

Top Five Bookish Maps | T5T

Hello everyone! Top 5 Tuesday is a weekly blog post run by Shanah at BionicBookWorm, where each week there's a new topic in which we talk about 5 books that fit that category. This weeks topic is top five bookish maps.  P.S. have you noticed that it's not Tuesday? Yeah...I'm a day late. Apologies, classes have… Continue reading Top Five Bookish Maps | T5T

Fantasy · Reviews · Romance · Science Fiction · Young Adult

Warcross (Warcross, #1) by Marie Lu | Review

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Date Started: 4/2/18 — Date Finished: 4/6/18 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: Ready Player One, futuristic worlds, virtual reality, diverse characters, Tokyo setting, video games Warcross Series: Warcross, Wildcard I feel like I should just stop reading hyped books because without fail, I always end up liking them a lot… Continue reading Warcross (Warcross, #1) by Marie Lu | Review

Contemporary · LGBTQA+ · Reviews · Romance · Young Adult

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli | Review

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Date Started: 8/13/18 — Date Finished: 8/15/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: coming-of-age, main character exploring sexuality, light-hearted books, humor, first person POV, diversity, f/f side characters I was really liking this book for the majority if it, but the last 50-100 pages kind of ruined it for me. I'm just… Continue reading The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli | Review

Fantasy · Magical Realism · Reviews · Romance · Stand Alone · Young Adult

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender By Leslye Walton | Review

My Rating: ★★★★☆ Date Started: 6/13/18 — Date Finished: 6/13/18 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Magical Realism, Romance, Stand Alone Recommended for People Who Like: lyrical prose, magical realism, love, heartbreak This book was such a journey. I traveled three generations of women over the course of 300 pages, and it genuinely feels like so much time has passed since I… Continue reading The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender By Leslye Walton | Review

Memes · Reviews · WWW wednesday

WWW Wednesday | August 22nd, 2018

Hellooo everyone 🙂 WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words! To participate, just answer the three Ws: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? The Titan’s Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3) by Rick Riordan… Continue reading WWW Wednesday | August 22nd, 2018

Contemporary · LGBTQA+ · Reviews · Romance · Young Adult

They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera | Review

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 7/31/18 — Date Finished: 8/1/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: coming-of-age stories, dealing with loss and grief, multiple POVS, books that take place all in one day, m/m romance Take 37 of Trying-to-Write-this-Review-Without-Crying; action! You truly have to be a fantastic author to get people to read a book where… Continue reading They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera | Review

Fantasy · Mystery · Reviews · Science Fiction · Young Adult

Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore | Review

My Rating: ★★★★☆ Date Started: 7/30/18 — Date Finished: 8/2/18 Genre: Young Adult, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fantasy Recommended for People Who Like: slower paced books, bizarre storylines, mysteries, art, umbrellas, a snippet of f/f romance, a spunky dog This book was... much stranger than I expected. In fact, I don't even know what I was expecting. The synopsis is so vague. A part of… Continue reading Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore | Review

Fantasy · Paranormal · Reviews · Romance

City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare | Review

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 7/12/18 — Date Finished: 7/14/18 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: demons, werewolves, vampires, action-packed fighting scenes, romance, humor, adventure The Mortal Instruments Series: City of Bones, City of Ashes, City of Glass, City of Fallen Angels, City of Lost Souls, City of Heavenly Fire *Deep breath* So I decided to start… Continue reading City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare | Review

Contemporary · Fantasy · LGBTQA+ · Reviews · Young Adult

The Wicker King by K. Ancrum | Review

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 6/24/18 — Date Finished: 6/25/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance, Fantasy Recommended for People Who Like: emotional reads, m/m romance, books pertaining to mental illness So...this may be my new favorite book of 2018. I really loved this book. I couldn’t stop thinking about it all day at work, so then I came home and… Continue reading The Wicker King by K. Ancrum | Review