Write Better Book Reviews

Writing full blown book reviews can be difficult. Today on the blog, I talk about a couple ways to spice up your traditional reviews. I also offer up my top 5 tips for how to write Tweet worthy reviews! … More Write Better Book Reviews

The Infinity Dreams Award

I was nominated by three very generous and lovely bloggers. Poppy @ Poppy’s Best of Books, Michelle @ Books and Movies Addict, and Jesse @ Books at Dawn.

Thank you so much for this award and for thinking of me when selecting your nominations, it really means a lot to me!

If you haven’t checked out the three bloggers I’ve mentioned above, do so!! They’re fabulous!! ^.^ … More The Infinity Dreams Award

Top Ten Books of 2015 That Are Sure to Knock-Your-Socks-Off (Because I’m Still Looking For Mine)

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)

The Autumn Book Tag

  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

Ten Authors That Were New to the Slowest Penguin in the Reading Game (Yes, I’m Talking About Myself)

I’ve always loved to read, but this year after setting my heart on writing my first manuscript I found myself turning to reading even more during my oh-too-frequent writing slumps. As I searched for new books, I realized that I had been missing out on a TON of great books. (*Deadpans* No surprises, there.) I’m … More Ten Authors That Were New to the Slowest Penguin in the Reading Game (Yes, I’m Talking About Myself)

“I Can Show You The World” (In Books)

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)

If I Stay |My Heart Isn’t Strong Enough For Contemporaries

“If I Stay” took my heart and metaphorically ripped it from my chest, then proceeded to stomp on it for the duration of the book. I know that sounds awful but this book did so many things to my feels that despite ugly crying the whole way through, I absolutely loved it. There were so … More If I Stay |My Heart Isn’t Strong Enough For Contemporaries

“The Wonderful Thing About Villains Is, Villains are wonderful things…” Wait wrong song.

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.