Book Review: Race the Sands by Sarah Beth Durst

Summary: Life, death, and rebirth—in Becar, everyone knows that who you are in this life will determine what you are in your next life. The augurs can read your fate in your aura: hawk, heron, tortoise, jackal, human. Armed with that knowledge, you can change your destiny with the choices you make, both in this … Continue reading Book Review: Race the Sands by Sarah Beth Durst

This Week in Reading: A Little Refresher

Well, I managed to finish two books this past week - a historical romance novel which took me forever to read for some reason, and a military sci-fi novel. I still didn't finish Obsidian Tower and I just don't feel like picking it up right now so I think I'm going to officially take a … Continue reading This Week in Reading: A Little Refresher

Book Review: The Betrothed by Kiera Cass

Summary: When King Jameson declares his love for Lady Hollis Brite, Hollis is shocked—and thrilled. After all, she’s grown up at Keresken Castle, vying for the king’s attention alongside other daughters of the nobility. Capturing his heart is a dream come true. But Hollis soon realizes that falling in love with a king and being … Continue reading Book Review: The Betrothed by Kiera Cass

TBR Shelf Cleanup #24

Time for another round up of books from my TBR to go through! Each week I'll be going over a selection from my physical unread books and deciding what to keep and what to purge. There will be a third option--undecided--which I might ask for your input on why you think I should keep or … Continue reading TBR Shelf Cleanup #24

2020 Mid-Year Update: Favorite Reads + Reading Goals Progress

So it's halfway through the year already and I didn't even know it until I saw Caitlin posting a mid-year update on her blog Realms of My Mind. I always do a mid-year update but hadn't even thought about it because time has been so strange this year I hadn't considered we were coming up … Continue reading 2020 Mid-Year Update: Favorite Reads + Reading Goals Progress

July TBR Pile

Hello and welcome to the latter half of 2020, let's see how this goes. I'm kind of expecting aliens (oh wait that already happened) or dinosaurs to come back (oh wait that's in the works) or maybe a giant meteor at this point. The new slogan is '2020:  Anything Could Happen. Anything.'. Anywho. Last month … Continue reading July TBR Pile

Monthly Wrap Up: June 2020

This year continues to be really weird. I've been mood reading a lot still, finding it hard to focus on any of my many book lists I have going on for various challenges. I didn't finish any of the books from my June TBR. Welp. The breakdown: 13 total novels and 3 webtoons 9 speculative … Continue reading Monthly Wrap Up: June 2020

Book Review: Half a Soul by Olivia Atwater

Summary: Ever since a faerie cursed her, Theodora Ettings has had no sense of fear, embarrassment, or even happiness—a condition which makes her sadly prone to accidental scandal. Dora’s only goal for the London Season this year is to stay quiet and avoid upsetting her cousin’s chances at a husband… but when the Lord Sorcier … Continue reading Book Review: Half a Soul by Olivia Atwater

TBR Shelf Cleanup #23

Time for another round up of books from my TBR to go through! Each week I'll be going over a selection from my physical unread books and deciding what to keep and what to purge. There will be a third option--undecided--which I might ask for your input on why you think I should keep or … Continue reading TBR Shelf Cleanup #23

Books to Look Out For: Scarlet Odyssey by C. T. Rwizi

Today I have something special for you, a post to highlight an upcoming release, Scarlet Odyssey by C. T. Rwizi! The premise of this one sounds amazing and I'm excited for more African-based fantasy as I think it's something we could use more of in the genre. Read more about it below. ABOUT SCARLET ODYSSEY … Continue reading Books to Look Out For: Scarlet Odyssey by C. T. Rwizi