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  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Illuminae

    My Thoughts: Literally everyone is always raving about this series, so last year during a Whitcoulls sale I picked the first one up. Then Cait mentioned it to me again and told me I…

    February 24, 2020
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    REVIEW: Found

    My Thoughts: The sole reason, I even read this book is because of Star’s unending raving and love for all things Fleur Ferris. So I asked her which book I should read, and out…

    February 20, 2020
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    REVIEW: The Gilded Wolves

    My Thoughts: This is my first book by Roshani Chokshi and I wasn’t really sure what to expect. Also in typical me fashion, I didn’t read the blurb or any reviews beforehand so I…

    February 18, 2020
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    REVIEW: We Unleash The Merciless Storm

    My Thoughts: I’m not even sure how to begin this review. We Set the Dark on Fire was an epic political fantasy with a rich world built around it. The second book focuses more…

    February 17, 2020
  • Book Blitz/Tour Book Review

    Blog Tour: Foul Is Fair

    My Thoughts: Macbeth for the #MeToo era, this book was utterly thrilling and wonderful to read. It is written with magical dream-like surrealism that connects you to the mind frame that our main character…

    February 13, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: A Trio Of Sophies

    My Thoughts: This book is one of the more interesting formats I have encountered. First off it has two parts both told in Diary entries. The first part starts on Day 65 of Sophie…

    February 11, 2020
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    REVIEW: The Tea Dragon Festival

    My Thoughts: The art in this book is just so cute and adorable and just absolutely perfect! I loved how Katie O’Neill was able to capture sign language and the overall diversity is amazing.…

    February 10, 2020
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    REVIEW: The Space Between Lost and Found

    My Thoughts: Sandy Stark-McGinnis has a unique ability to write intense and beautiful stories about traumatic situations with a delicacy that does not overwhelm. She doesn’t shy from the negatives and ensures the childlike…

    February 6, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Daughter of the Pirate King

    My Thoughts: I had the highest of expectations for this book, really I did! I expected to love it as it is about a female pirate captain who is also a princess and on…

    February 3, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Not Your Sidekick

    My Thoughts: I first came across this book last year on twitter recommended by C.W. of The Quiet Pond who talked about the strong Chinese character as a lead. Then I read somewhere else…

    January 28, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Highway Bodies

    My Thoughts: This book, was my top pick for the first book to read of the year, one because it was hella queer but also because it had been on my to-read list for…

    January 27, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Come Tumbling Down

    My Thoughts: This was probably my most anticipated release in January, technically only beating Dark and Deepest Red because I was lucky enough to get an Advance Reader Copy of it. It is no…

    January 14, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Reverie

    My Thoughts: I was so pumped for this book, so pumped in fact that I froze completely when it came out in early December. I wanted to read it right away but also what…

    January 13, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: The Poet X

    My Thoughts: I have to say I’m pretty wary of slam poetry publications as sometimes the rhythm that is vital to it’s beauty just doesn’t translate. So a whole novel written in slam poetry…

    January 6, 2020
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    REVIEW: Book Love

    My Thoughts: This wee little book of funny comics was a Christmas Gift and I was so delighted. Both because I hadn’t heard of this book, I don’t pay much attention to comics outside…

    January 2, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Middlegame

    My Thoughts: There are very few books out there that evoke a feeling of unease and confusion while reading them. These are books that you know once you have finished them you are going…

    December 30, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: The Seven Husbands Of Evelyn Hugo

    My Thoughts: THIS BOOK! So I kept seeing this book around and thought yeah, classic Hollywood style faux memoir/tale, it’s my thing but meh, not now. I knew it was queerish but not sure…

    December 27, 2019
  • Book Review Giveaway!

    GIVEAWAY: Madness Of Sunshine

    Today I bring you something different, not only my review of Nalini Singh’s debut thriller A Madness of Sunshine but also I am giving away one copy of the US edition hardcover, as I…

    December 23, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: The Bone Houses

    My Thoughts: This is one of those cases that when I got this book in my September Owl Crate I hadn’t really heard of it. Because of how busy my life was at the…

    December 19, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Crier’s War

    My Thoughts: There are very few times that a review of a book hypes me up as much and this review hyped me for this book. This is one of the few books I…

    December 12, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: The Toll

    My Thoughts: This was one of my most anticipated reads this spring and it honestly did not disappoint. Also, I am so happy to no longer include this book in my Dystopian novels with…

    December 9, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Dark and Deepest Red

    My Thoughts: I cannot even begin to tell you exactly how much I love this book. Which really should not surprise you as Anna-Marie McLemore is the deity of Magical Realism. Their writing style…

    December 5, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Call Down The Hawk

    My Thoughts: As I stated in my Waiting For Wednesday post for Call Down The Hawk, I am a latecomer to The Raven Cycle, but goodness did I fall hard for these all. Especially…

    December 2, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Gideon The Ninth

    My Thoughts: This book had me at Lesbian Necromancers in Space. LESBIAN! NECROMANCERS IN SPACE!!! Then I find out it’s written by a kiwi as well and I simply needed to read this. I…

    November 11, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Undead Girl Gang

    My Thoughts: I had heard mixed reviews of this book but decided to give it a go, because if you have known me for even a second; lesbian witches is something I’m in for…

    October 31, 2019
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    REVIEW: Pumpkinheads

    My Thoughts: Okay, I feel like I’m a minority in this as I didn’t enjoy this as much as I thought I was going to. I really wanted to but it just, in the…

    October 29, 2019