Miscellaneous

A Wrap Up of All the Books I Devoured in July//Some New Favorites, Some Big Thumbs Down, and a Few Meh Moments

This July was one of my stronger reading months in recent memory, with me checking off a memoir, two thrillers, and two contemporaries from my TBR. If you also read my post from a few weeks back, aka all the books I need to read by 2018, you’ll be happy to know I managed to… Continue reading A Wrap Up of All the Books I Devoured in July//Some New Favorites, Some Big Thumbs Down, and a Few Meh Moments

Review

A Review of My Sister Rosa by Justine Larbalestier// AKA The One Where I Become Deeply Fearful of All Child Geniuses

What It’s About… Che Taylor has four items on his list: 1. He wants to spar, not just train in the boxing gym. 2. He wants a girlfriend. 3. He wants to go home. 4. He wants to keep Rosa under control. Che’s little sister Rosa is smart, talented, pretty, and so good at deception… Continue reading A Review of My Sister Rosa by Justine Larbalestier// AKA The One Where I Become Deeply Fearful of All Child Geniuses

Miscellaneous

Because I Love Netflix’s Chewing Gum…5 Books Added to My TBR Thanks To the Best Thing To Ever Come Out of England

For those of you not in the know, Chewing Gum is a Netflix series that ABSOLUTELY MUST BE ADDED to your “to watch” list. An import from England, it has two quirky, hilarious, all around amazing seasons that I just can’t get enough of. It follows Tracey, a twenty-three year old who desperately wants to… Continue reading Because I Love Netflix’s Chewing Gum…5 Books Added to My TBR Thanks To the Best Thing To Ever Come Out of England

Review

Add This One To Your Beach Bag ASAP// The One Where I Review Coming Up for Air by Miranda Kenneally

Summary… Swim. Eat. Shower. School. Snack. Swim. Swim. Swim. Dinner. Homework. Bed. Repeat. All of Maggie’s focus and free time is spent swimming. She’s not only striving to earn scholarships—she’s training to qualify for the Olympics. It helps that her best friend, Levi, is also on the team and cheers her on. But Levi’s already… Continue reading Add This One To Your Beach Bag ASAP// The One Where I Review Coming Up for Air by Miranda Kenneally

Most Anticipated

All the May 2017 New Releases That Will Elevate Your TBR Game to A+ Status

Seeing as it’s halfway through May, it’s time for me to make a list of my most anticipated new releases! This is an especially exciting season for contemporaries, but there’s also a lot of great sequels hitting shelves as well. Though I haven’t read the first books for To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before,… Continue reading All the May 2017 New Releases That Will Elevate Your TBR Game to A+ Status

Review

Review: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson // The One Where I Give My First Five Star Rating of 2017

Summary in a Nutshell… Mary B. Addison killed a baby. Allegedly. She didn’t say much in that first interview with detectives, and the media filled in the only blanks that mattered: A white baby had died while under the care of a churchgoing black woman and her nine-year-old daughter. The public convicted Mary and the… Continue reading Review: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson // The One Where I Give My First Five Star Rating of 2017