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Review | In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado

For years Carmen Maria Machado has struggled to articulate her experiences in an abusive same-sex relationship. In this extraordinarily candid and radically inventive memoir, Machado tackles a dark and difficult subject with wit, inventiveness and an inquiring spirit, as she uses a series of narrative tropes—including classic horror themes—to create an entirely unique piece of work which is...

Top Ten Non-Bookish Hobbies

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week, she posts an idea relating to books and encourages other book bloggers to respond with their own top ten lists. This week’s topic is “top ten non-bookish hobbies” which is definitely one of the more difficult topics! I couldn’t quite come up with...

October 2020: Monthly Wrap-Up

Happy November, friends! This October was a little strange since so many fall traditions had to be put on pause, but it was so nice to finally have cooler weather and brightly coloured leaves. I’m sad that spooky season is over, but I am pretty excited to start getting ready for Christmas. READING PROGRESS I’m excited to announce...

Top Ten Witchy Books On My TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week, she posts an idea relating to books and encourages other book bloggers to respond with their own top ten lists. This week’s topic is a Halloween freebie. I used to read a lot of thrillers, and spent most of my early teens reading...

Blog Tour Review | A Golden Fury

Today I’m excited to be taking part in a blog tour for A Golden Fury by Samantha Cohoe! Thank you to Wednesday Books for inviting me to take part in the tour and for providing an advanced copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. About the Book Thea Hope longs to be an alchemist out of...

Top Ten Longest Book Titles I’ve Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week, she posts an idea relating to books and encourages other book bloggers to respond with their own top ten lists. This week’s topic is “top ten super long book titles.” There are a lot of long titles I can think of off of...

Blog Tour Review | Something Happened to Ali Greenleaf

Today I’m excited to be taking part in TBR & Beyond Tours‘ blog tour for Something Happened to Ali Greenleaf by Hayley Krischer! To follow along with the tour, check out the full schedule here. About the Book: Content Warning: Intense scenes depicting sexual assault and drug abuse Reference to an eating disorder Mental illness Trauma PTSD Bullying...

Top Ten Book Covers with Autumnal Colours

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week, she posts an idea relating to books and encourages other book bloggers to respond with their own top ten lists. This week’s topic is “top ten book covers with fall colours.” I clearly didn’t read the Top Ten Tuesday topic list when I...

Review | Fable by Adrienne Young

As the daughter of the most powerful trader in the Narrows, the sea is the only home seventeen-year-old Fable has ever known. It’s been four years since the night she watched her mother drown during an unforgiving storm. The next day her father abandoned her on a legendary island filled with thieves and little food. To survive she...