Book Events, Features

Author Event: An Evening with Neil Gaiman


I was able to cross off one of my bucket list authors this month.  Neil Gaiman.

Neil.  Freaking. Gaiman.

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Fantasy

Book Review: The Luster of Lost Things by Sophie Chen Keller


When I was given the opportunity to read & review The Luster of Lost Things, I jumped at the opportunity.  For one, it has been promoted for lovers of Fredrik Backman’s A Man Called Ove which I read and adored last year.  You can read my review here →Book Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.  Secondly, there is something sweet and magical about the cover…

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Book Reviews, Contemporary, Fantasy, Young Adult

Mini Book Reviews: YA Books (September 2017)


Books included in this post: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher, East by Edith Pattou, & The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine

Book Trigger/Content Warning: suicide & sexual assault

*This review will touch upon suicide*

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Book Reviews, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Kids' Corner, Memoir, Middle Grade

Kids’ Corner: Diverse Middle Grade Books in Review (July 2017) #DiverseKidLit


Hello bookworms!

Today I’m back with another set of reviews for my Kids’ Corner feature of my blog.  I’m excited to share a few thoughts about 3 AMAZING diverse middle grade books.

*Books included in this post: Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai, Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson, & The Crystal Ribbon by Celeste Lim

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Features, Other

Dream Loot Crate: Bookish Crate (Theme: A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab)

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I recently learned about a new challenge hosted by Loot Crate, and once I learned the details, I knew I had to participate in the fun! Loot Crate is currently wanting to know what fans would do if they could build the crate of their dreams… That’s right, they want us to build our own dream crates.

Well Loot Crate, challenge accepted!

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