TRIGGER WARNINGS: WHAT WE NEED IN BOOK REVIEWS

One of the personal goals I made for myself in 2020 included writing at least a one sentence review of every book that I read and to share it on Goodreads. So far, so good, and from it, another goal evolved: adding trigger warnings to book reviews so that other readers receive a fair warningContinue reading “TRIGGER WARNINGS: WHAT WE NEED IN BOOK REVIEWS”

REVIEW: SCYTHE by NEAL SCHUSTERMAN

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. FINALLY a 5 star read in 2020! The idea of this book was so unique. It was interesting, tastefully executed, and a great story. This is NOT my normal genre at all but I LOVED it. Since I don’t give out 5 stars very often, thisContinue reading “REVIEW: SCYTHE by NEAL SCHUSTERMAN”

REVIEW: A COURT OF MIST AND FURY by SARAH J. MAAS

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. This book is beautiful, captivating, and long. Overall, I really enjoyed it! PROS: EXQUISITE character development. It was hard to not fall in love with these characters and to hate the ones you’re supposed to hate. A very unique storyline. I don’t read fantasy ever, butContinue reading “REVIEW: A COURT OF MIST AND FURY by SARAH J. MAAS”

REVIEW: A COURT OF THORNS AND ROSES by SARAH J. MAAS

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. A five point review:⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5• This book has a very slow, steady world building. As a non fantasy reader, I appreciated that I never felt confused.• The characters were multi dimensional and their storylines were intricate.• The writing was descriptive with excellent imagery but not so overContinue reading “REVIEW: A COURT OF THORNS AND ROSES by SARAH J. MAAS”

REVIEW: BEACH READ by EMILY HENRY

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. A PRO/CON REVIEW⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5📖 What I liked:➡️ The male lead -Gus was charming, funny, and relatable.➡️ The banter between the two leads. I wish I could be that witty!➡️ The fact that there were real life problems in this book. It wasn’t all rainbows and butterflies and IContinue reading “REVIEW: BEACH READ by EMILY HENRY”

REVIEW: A GOOD GIRLS GUIDE TO MURDER by HOLLY JACKSON

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. ⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5📖 What I liked:➡️ The pacing of the story and the story itself. I was never bored!➡️ Pippa, the main character, was likable, tenacious, brave, and kind. I wish I could be more like her.➡️ The way it all wrapped up. The ending was great and IContinue reading “REVIEW: A GOOD GIRLS GUIDE TO MURDER by HOLLY JACKSON”

REVIEW: #IMOMSOHARD by KRISTIN HENSLEY AND JEN SMEDLEY

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. ⭐️⭐️⭐️/5 “If there is one word that captures motherhood, it’s not “exalting.” It’s “exhaustion.” Being this tired all the time is torture. Men have confessed to crimes that they did not commit because they were kept awake for twenty-four hours. If you put a mom inContinue reading “REVIEW: #IMOMSOHARD by KRISTIN HENSLEY AND JEN SMEDLEY”

REVIEW: THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU by LIV CONSTANTINE

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. 2.5/5 stars Thank you to Harper books for sending an advanced copy of this book so I could review it! For starters, I want to say that I LOVED Liv Constantine’s “The Last Mrs. Parrish”. It was in my top 10 favorite books that I readContinue reading “REVIEW: THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU by LIV CONSTANTINE”

REVIEW: TROPHY LIFE by LEA GELLER

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. When I try to think of how to write a review for this book, the first thing that comes to mind is, “Oh, it was cute.” That’s about how I would sum up this story. As I was reading it, it gave me a lot ofContinue reading “REVIEW: TROPHY LIFE by LEA GELLER”