Month: October 2015

Most Wanted: November 2015

Most Wanted: November 2015

Uncategorized | October 31, 2015

Finally, the wallet-killing month of October is almost over. Now, in November, we have room to breathe and catch up on the amazing fall releases. BUT – November has some exciting books coming up too. Don’t forget about them! Here are the titles I’m most excited about. November 3rd Ten Thousand Skies Above You by Claudia Gray: Though […]

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ARC Book Review: Da Vinci’s Tiger by L.M. Elliott

ARC Book Review: Da Vinci’s Tiger by L.M. Elliott

Book Reviews | October 29, 2015

I love art, historical fiction, and Renaissance Italy – so how could I possibly resist Da Vinci’s Tiger? With a premise that evoked loving memories of Sharon Biggs Waller’s A Mad, Wicked Folly – arguably my favorite historical fiction title to date – this book shot up to the top of my to read list. And I am […]

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Music Match-Up #8: The Archived & The Unbound by Victoria Schwab

Music Match-Up #8: The Archived & The Unbound by Victoria Sc..

Uncategorized | October 27, 2015

Every once in a while, I come across a song that fits perfectly with a book I’ve read. In this feature, I’ll tell you about them! The Archived & The Unbound by Victoria Schwab Yeahhh, this feature has been on a long hibernation – but the perfect match between book and music isn’t something you stumble upon on […]

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Book Haul #27: The Month of Pre-Orders

Book Haul #27: The Month of Pre-Orders

Uncategorized | October 24, 2015

Oh man. October is a wallet-killer, amirite? Seriously, so many new releases, so many pre-orders… between that and my computer issues this month I am dead broke. *sniff* But. I mean. Especially considering HARRY POTTER ASDFJKL; I kindaaaa regret nothing. Purchased Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: The Illustrated Edition by J.K. Rowling, illustrated by Jim Kay: Yeah, […]

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Book Review: End of Days by Susan Ee

Book Review: End of Days by Susan Ee

Book Reviews | October 22, 2015

A couple of years ago, Angelfall by Susan Ee, an indie-published, unknown book took the reading world by storm. And now, we’re finally there: the end. End of Days was, for me, a very highly anticipated 2015 release and one I greatly enjoyed. I should say up front that I reread Angelfall and World After before diving into […]

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ARC Book Review: Velvet Undercover by Teri Brown

ARC Book Review: Velvet Undercover by Teri Brown

Book Reviews | October 20, 2015

Historical fiction is the genre that I’ve been trying to delve into much more this year. This paired with a fondness for (at least the idea of) spy thrillers, as soon as I heard about Velvet Undercover, I was excited. A teenage spy sent into Germany from the UK during World War I? Color me intrigued. This book […]

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ARC Book Review: Newt’s Emerald by Garth Nix

ARC Book Review: Newt’s Emerald by Garth Nix

Book Reviews | October 3, 2015

I’m a sucker for all things gender bending, so when I heard that Newt’s Emerald would be using this beloved trope in a regency historical setting with bonus magic, I was immediately excited. Not to mention, the author, Garth Nix, is somewhat of a legend – one I had yet to experience. Overall, I enjoyed this book, but […]

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