What makes Voodoo Moon so special is that it’s set in a lush and vivid post-apocalyptic world where magic, assassins, paranormal beings and one seemingly unsolvable mystery collide in a thrill ride of deceit and a pile up of dead bodies. … More Detective Work, A Lovable Heroine, A Punchworthy (But Very Kissable) Sidekick // New Adult Paranormal Book Review
My favorite stories always have a badass girl. She isn’t always the main character, though when she is that’s awesome. She doesn’t have to have a sword, though if she does I’m cool with that. She doesn’t have to be the wittiest, or the snarkiest, though again, both I’m cool with. She only has to … More Badass Girl = Favorite Story
There are certain characters that I instantly like when I read. The slightly downtrodden with a chip-on-their-shoulder is one of them. … More Give Me the Jaded Jerk Anytime // “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”
I love this book and this author so much and I think that the people who this book was written for will also adore and hold it close to their hearts. … More The Book that Split my Soul // AKA “The Love That Split The World”
Life is full of struggles. Books should accurately reflect that. However, I’m not saying get rid of the sunshine and rainbows either. … More The Problem I Have With Happy Endings in Books
Despite my undying love for all books in the history of ever, there are some things that happen in books that always make me laugh.
Except for the last one, that one just infuriates me. … More Cute Things In Books That Make Me Laugh (Except the Last One)
This book covered some deep issues, whether intentional or not. I felt connected to the main character not because I have made her same mistakes but because I could empathize with her journey. A fantastic and heart-breaking read! … More A Story About Mistakes, Slut Shaming and Redeeming Friendships // “The Year We Fell Apart”
A Thousand Pieces of You contains all the elements that I need for an entertaining read. Aside from a few pet peeves, I would still highly recommend. … More Parallel Dimensions, Fate and a Love Triangle, So Basically My Favorite Kind of Romance // “A Thousand Pieces of You”
My 2016 Spring TBR is a perfect balance of contemporary and fantasy. Plus, the massive planner in me created a reading schedule. (Now if only I can stick to it!) … More What I’m Reading This Spring
I was afraid to read “Ignite Me” because what if it let me down, what if it wasn’t as awesome and I wanted it to be? Here are my 22 IRL reactions to the final book in the Shatter Me Series. … More “Ignite Me”// An Epic Rollercoaster of Feels
This week some amazing titles are hitting the shelves. Check out the top books that I’m getting totally amped for! … More Books I’m Waiting On // March 8th Release Day
Badass girls tend to be accused of being hard to connect to because they’re “unlikeable”. I call bullshit. … More Badass Girls and Their Importance
Celaena Sardothien is the most infamous assassin in Adarlan. Thanks to a series of unfortunate events, she’s been slaving away in the salt mines of Endovier for the last year.
That is until the Crown Prince of Adarlan needs her to compete in the King’s upcoming competition. … More Throne of Glass – A Non-Traditional Prince, A Pair of Badass Girls
🎵He’s Making A List And Checking It Twice, He’ll Give Me All the Books ‘Cause I’ve Been Extra Nice, Santa Clause is Coming To Town🎵 … More My Bookish Wishlist
This Week’s Prompt: Top Ten Books I Read in 2015 10. The Raven Boys Because I had so many feels… for so many reasons… for so many characters…that I don’t even know where to start. 9. The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss Because I laughed throughout the book and thoroughly enjoyed all the nerdiness that … More Top Ten Books of 2015 That Are Sure to Knock-Your-Socks-Off (Because I’m Still Looking For Mine)
Thanks Trisha Ann @ The Bookgasm for tagging me! I managed to sneak this one in in the nick-of-time. (Haha, get it?! “Nick” of time. It’s almost like “Nic”, which is what some of you call me. Nope, I’m still not funny.) 1.What is your favorite thing about autumn? I love everything about … More The Autumn Book Tag
There are a lot of debut books and authors I’m looking forward to reading next year. Two of the authors who I’m featuring today, I’ve had the great pleasure of virtually meeting and having great conversations with. This Week’s Prompt: Top Ten 2016 Debuts Novels We Are Looking Forward To Teach Me to Forget by Erica … More Seven 2016 Book Debuts To Get Excited For
I’ve travelled a lot thanks to growing up in a military family. Suffice to say, I love to travel. I love learning about new cultures, trying new food and sight-seeing. But I also love getting to explore the world through books when it’s physically impossible for me to travel. I enjoy seeing the world through other people’s lens. … More “I Can Show You The World” (In Books)
Villains. I love to hate them. And oftentimes, (okay every damn time) I hate how much I love them. *shrugs unapologetic* What can I say, I have a soft spot for villains. As my 4-year old attests, “they’re just misunderstood”.
But let’s be fair here, a story just isn’t complete with a full fledged villain. … More “The Wonderful Thing About Villains Is, Villains are wonderful things…” Wait wrong song.
I’m a total sucker for romance in the books I read, and YA is my go-to genre when I want to fall in love all over again. … More Ten YA Quotes That Give Me Too Many Feels