Misc

My Favorite Authors of 2020

Next up in my series of end of the year posts is my favorite authors of 2020! According to my nifty spreadsheet, exactly half of the books I read this year were from authors that are new to me, which I think is super fun and a great balance. So I am going to tell… Continue reading My Favorite Authors of 2020

Wrap ups

November 2020 Wrap Up

November brought a book slump and it also brought a lot of existential dread and anxiety. But I did read a lot in November as a result of said dread and anxiety so can I really complain? Yes, of course I can, BUT I am not going to, I am gonna talk to you about… Continue reading November 2020 Wrap Up

2020 releases · fantasy

Time to Cry and Talk About Rin Making Wrong Decisions ONLY: The Burning God by R. F. Kuang Review

The time has come to talk about The Burning God and if it's too early for you, it was to early for this series to be over and here we are. This year has definitely been The Poppy War year for me and since November is almost over, I can say that this series will… Continue reading Time to Cry and Talk About Rin Making Wrong Decisions ONLY: The Burning God by R. F. Kuang Review

Wrap ups

Yes, I Am Posting This on the 16th of November: October 2020 Wrap Up

Yes, it is November 16th and this is incredibly late but who even cares when time was cancelled in March. October was a month when I was in the mood for Romance but hated all the romances I picked up so we hate to see it. I am sorry this blog has lost all semblence… Continue reading Yes, I Am Posting This on the 16th of November: October 2020 Wrap Up

trope five

Trope Five: Mentor-Apprentice Relationships

Did I just start a new feature? Yes. Will I keep up with it? Almost certainly not. But who cares. I've been wanting to do more recommendations post, or just to go back to a different format than just plain reviews. So I was watching a video where someone did the 25 Books Challenge that… Continue reading Trope Five: Mentor-Apprentice Relationships

2019 releases · fantasy

The Dragon Republic by R. F. Kuang Review

If you are following me somewhere else on the internet, you know by know that I developed a serious obsession with R.F. Kuang's The Poppy War series and the obsession is here to stay. I absolutely adored the first book in the series, it is definitely one of my top reads of this year and… Continue reading The Dragon Republic by R. F. Kuang Review

2018 releases · fantasy

This Book Lives in My Mind Rent Free: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang Review

I've been meaning to read The Poppy War ever since it started making rounds in the community, but ever since I got super busy, I tend to save longer Fantasy books for the hypothetical situation in which I have more free time. But I just have to accept the fact that I never seem to… Continue reading This Book Lives in My Mind Rent Free: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang Review