BREAKING UP WITH GOODREADS AND GETTING TOGETHER WITH THE STORYGRAPH

If you follow my Instagram, then you have likely seen me complain about Goodreads in the past. As an avid reader that wants to connect with other book lovers in every way that I can, I really like the idea of Goodreads. It’s one place to keep all of my book information, to read aContinue reading “BREAKING UP WITH GOODREADS AND GETTING TOGETHER WITH THE STORYGRAPH”

REVIEW: YOUNG JANE YOUNG by GABRIELLE ZEVIN

Adjectives to describe this novel (and why I chose them) : Quirky – both the characters and their banter made this story both lighthearted and full of life. Comical – I found myself laughing out loud as I read it! The narrators each had their own tone/voice and all gave me something to laugh about.Continue reading “REVIEW: YOUNG JANE YOUNG by GABRIELLE ZEVIN”

REVIEW: MY NEW KINDLE OASIS

It felt like the wait of the century. It all started in the beginning of April. I just learned how to load library books on my beloved Kindle Paperwhite that I got for Mother’s Day 2018 and found myself reading on it EVERY SINGLE DAY AND NIGHT. I loved it so much and it broughtContinue reading “REVIEW: MY NEW KINDLE OASIS”

REVIEW: MY DARK VANESSA by KATE ELIZABETH RUSSELL

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. This review took way longer than the average review takes me to write. I actually considered not reviewing it at all because I know how upsetting the content of this book will feel to many readers. But as I sat on it a little more, IContinue reading “REVIEW: MY DARK VANESSA by KATE ELIZABETH RUSSELL”

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”