Happy Saturday! For one of the first times ever, I actually didn’t have a song in mind when I sat down to write this post today. I had a whole lot of nothing. So I’m using the last song that played in my car as I drove home this morning. So this song was popular… Continue reading Saturday Song: Good To You by Marianas Trench
Before we get started, I just want to make clear note of the fact that I actually really enjoy faerie tale retellings. I loved the Lunar Chronicles, Geekerella is one of the best books I’ve read this year, and so on so forth. This is just something that has been bouncing around my head for… Continue reading Are Faerie Tale Retellings Lazy?
From tragedy came power. And from mishandled power came mystery. After moving into a new gated community with her family, Natalie is ready to begin a peaceful year at Emerson High. A year complete with boy troubles, school dances, new friends… everything an average girl could expect. Then she starts receiving notes warning her not… Continue reading Review: Ashes to Ashes by Valerie Thomas
WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted on Taking On A World Of Words (previously hosted on A Daily Rhythm) that asks you three very important questions: What are you currently reading? What did you finish reading recently? What do you think you’ll read next? (Totally doing this because I was away this past weekend when I usually… Continue reading WWW Wednesday
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted on The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is things that make you instantly want to read a book. It could be as simple as words in the synopsis or anything else that might immediately catch your attention. I tend to just choose what sounds interesting based… Continue reading Things That Make Me Instantly Want to Read A Book
A trio of friends from New York City find themselves trapped inside a mechanical board game that they must dismantle in order to save themselves and generations of other children in this action-packed debut that’s a steampunk Jumanji with a Middle Eastern flair. When twelve-year-old Farah and her two best friends get sucked into a… Continue reading Review: The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi
Happy Saturday! As you’re reading this, I’m off in Saskatchewan for the Easter weekend. Probably buying books, let’s be honest. Any opportunity, right? But I wanted to share a song that has been playing on repeat at my house for the past week. We were watching a clip of Robbie Williams on the Graham Norton… Continue reading Saturday Song: Patience by Take That