My Favorite Etsy Shops

Today I thought I’d highlight some of my favorite Etsy shops! The bookish community is a rather passionate one and I really love being able to support the passionate ones who make crafty things to buy! Paperly and Co. is one of my favorite places to buy magnetic bookmarks! Jess’s stuff is always great quality and I really enjoyed the bookmarks that I have purchased […]

Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson *Alexa’s Review*

From the start of this book I was sucked into the world. I loved the idea that there were librarians who had to protect dangerous spell books from getting out into the world and turning into monsters. It took a library and made it more magical and special. In the beginning of the book I thought Elisabeth and Thorn had this magical chemistry together on […]

Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts *Stephanie’s Review*

I’ve had Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts since the day it was released. I’m not sure why I always put off reading Nora Roberts. There’s a reason why the woman has sold millions of books! I forgot how much I enjoyed Year One. I think it is the first dystopian adult novel I’ve ever read. Not only is it dystopian but it also […]

Discussion: The anatomy of my reviews

Today I thought I would deconstruct my review process. I do pretty much the same review for every book I read. The exceptions are the BSC books that I read for my nostalgia project. A blogger I used to follow once mentioned in a blog post that she keeps her paragraphs to less than six lines so that reading her posts weren’t overwhelming. I immediately […]

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare *Alexa’s Review*

Honestly, if you have never read a review of mine for any of the previous Clare books in the shadow hunter world then you may not know that I have a love/hate relationship with Clare’s books. So here we go… I honestly loved the last two books to The Mortal Instruments series; they were so great and everything I ever wanted from Clare. I loved […]