Misc

Best Books of 2019

It's time.  It's my favorite post of the year! It's time to talk about the best books I read in 2019. This has been a sucky reading year overall - I did read a fair amount of books, but not a lot of them stuck with me. So making this list was the hardest task… Continue reading Best Books of 2019

2019 releases · fantasy

Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

I cannot believe that I actually finished a series I started while I was blogging. I haven't finished a lot of series ever since I started getting into blogging and the bookish community, but The Folk of the Air series is one that really gripped me from the first book. I always thought of my… Continue reading Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

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