Misc

Most Disappointing Reads of 2019

A lot of people don't like to be negative on their blogs, but I am not one of them.  I love reading negative reviews and I love reading about people's disappointing reads of the year, I think it's interesting and fun to see what books people disliked the most. For me personally, disappointing reads are… Continue reading Most Disappointing Reads of 2019

reading lists

Jude Duarte’s Reading List

“Instead of being afraid, I could become something to fear.”  Welcome to the newest installment in my Reading Lists Feature, a series of posts where I compose reading lists for and inspired by different characters. These are all books that I feel fit into the character’s aesthetic and personality, but also books I feel those characters… Continue reading Jude Duarte’s Reading List

Wrap ups

January Wrap Up: In Which I Barely Read and Life Gets In the Way

Hello friends, welcome to my first ever reading wrap up! I don't know why I did not do these in the past, but I ran a poll on Twitter and everyone wanted me to start doing these, so who am I to object? Let's talk about the stuff I read in January. Which is oh… Continue reading January Wrap Up: In Which I Barely Read and Life Gets In the Way

2019 releases · fantasy · YA

Court Politics, Awful People and Stress: The Wicked King by Holly Black

“Kiss me again,” he says, drunk and foolish. “Kiss me until I am sick of it.” Did anyone doubt I was gonna use that quote? No one did. I read The Cruel Prince last year and really loved it. It was on my end of the year favorites, despite my 4-star rating and somewhat complicated… Continue reading Court Politics, Awful People and Stress: The Wicked King by Holly Black

2018 releases · fantasy · YA

Deceit, Faeries and Wickedness: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

"It's like fighting, except what we're fighting for is to crawl inside each other's skin." For the longest time, I avoided Holly Black's book. I don't have any reason for that. None at all. But I had a strong feeling that I would dislike her books and I kept ignoring all the praise they were… Continue reading Deceit, Faeries and Wickedness: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black