It's time for another 5RI! This week's menu includes fantasy, so let's dive into the wonderful world building of some great books that take us by the hand and pull us into other worlds, some even within our own! This should come as no surprise and if you haven't read this series yet, I dunno … Continue reading 5 Recommendations in: Fantasy
Release Date: March 8, 2016 Read Date: July 12, 2017 My Rating: 4/5 stars Y'all. Let us discuss this whirlwind. It wasn't completely unique and the "twist" wasn't too big of a shock, but it was so enjoyable. It definitely felt like the plot was formulaic, and the sequel's synopsis doesn't really intrigue me, but … Continue reading Book Review: Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton
Top 5 Wednesday on a Thursday; I have no shame, it's fine! This week is Children's books so let's begin, shall we? If you're a 90's baby and you tell me you never read these as a kid, I straight up don't believe you. They were one of the first series I remember reading with … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday (on a Thursday): Children’s Books
Hey y'all! If you're reading this on July 12, that means that it's my 22nd birthday! Yes ma'am, ya girl is finally officially old enough to sing the T Swift song with truth and pride! So this year, I'm working on my birthday (the second day of my new job, eeeeeek!), and my roommate is … Continue reading All I Want for My Birthday is: BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS!
We're all mood readers to an extent. We get excited about a certain book or are on a roll within a certain genre, and there's no better feeling that loving the book you're reading. But some readers find it damn near impossible to stick to a TBR or any arbitrary list, because it's not guaranteed … Continue reading Book Discussion: On Being a Mood Reader
Happy Monday, fellow bibliophiles! It's time for a look back at the past week of reading and life! Reading I DEVOURED Strange Alchemy by Gwenda Bond, which is out August 1 and is just incredible! 5 stars, click here for my full review! I also reread The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh just because I was … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up: July 3-9
Release Date: August 1, 2017 Read Date: July 4, 2017 (ARC provided by NetGalley) Rating: 5/5 stars OKAY SETTLE IN Y'ALL BECAUSE I'M ABOUT TO GEEK OUT. As you know from my blog title, I'm a native North Carolinian, born and raised, and am still livin' in the good ole' Tarheel state. When you … Continue reading Book Review: Strange Alchemy by Gwenda Bond