The Marrow Thieves

THE MARROW THIEVES Written by Cherie Dimaline Published by Dancing Cat Books, May 22, 2017 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: In a futuristic world ravaged by global warming, people have lost the ability to dream, and the dreamlessness has led to widespread madness. The only people still able to dream are North…

June TBR – the experiment continues!

I never thought that my May TBR experiment could have gone so well! Was it a fluke? Did I experience a streak of actually wanting to read that coincided with my experiment?? No one knows lol. So in an effort to see if setting a TBR actually worked and wasn’t just good timing/luck, I’m giving…

May Wrap Up + TBR Experiment Thoughts!

What a month that was! It was a shocking reading month for a few reasons. If you weren’t aware, I did an experiment this month with my TBR. I am a HUGE mood reader. Always have been. With cover lockdowns over the last year, I can’t for the life of me figure out my moods!…

Talk Bookish To Me

TALK BOOKISH TO ME Written by Kate Bromley Published by Graydon House, May 25th, 2021 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Kara Sullivan’s life is full of love—albeit fictional. As a bestselling romance novelist and influential bookstagrammer, she’s fine with getting her happily-ever-after fix between the covers of a book. But right now?…

Little Fires Everywhere

LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE Written by Celeste Ng Published by Penguin Press, September 12, 2017 My star rating – 2 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned–from the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the houses, to the successful lives its residents will go on…

The Midnight Library

THE MIDNIGHT LIBRARY Written by Matt Haig Published by Canongate Books Ltd, February 4, 2021 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Between life and death there is a library, and within that library, the shelves go on forever. Every book provides a chance to try another life you could have lived. To see…

Witches Steeped in Gold

WITCHES STEEPED IN GOLD Written by Ciannon Smart Published by Harper Teen, April 20, 2021 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Iraya has spent her life in a cell, but every day brings her closer to freedom – and vengeance.  Jazmyne is the Queen’s daughter, but unlike her sister before her, she has…

EXPERIMENT – May TBR – What have I done??

Welp. I decided to do something last night…. and I’m a little (ok more than a little) afraid! Here’s the thing – I’m a mood reader. I always have been. I could have 100 unread books on my shelf and if i’m not in the mood to read any of them, I won’t. It’s that…

April 2021 Wrap Up!

Another month down, and another wrap up is on its way! I say that as if i’ve posted a wrap up on the blog in 2021 yet…….. shhhhhh! I’m doing it now and plan to for the rest of the year, so that statement counts lol. As some of you may know, I’ve decided that…