Top Ten Tuesday: Freebie Week

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and ran by The Broke and the Bookish. This week is a freebie week, which I am always hesitant about! But I recently bought a book of an essays, and realized that I am trying to read more collections, rather than novels. I have a goal to read … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Freebie Week


Book Review: Broken

This is my third book by Susanne Valenti — the third in the Cage of Lies series. I read the first book for an ARC review, the second book I bought off Amazon, and the third book was provided by the author as an ARC for an honest review. If you haven't read the first two books, there … Continue reading Book Review: Broken

Book Review: The Infinite Sea

As I get ready to see The 5th Wave in theater, I might as well prepare by writing up a review for the second book - The Infinite Sea. Rick Yancey did not disappoint in his second book - and thank god I am only a few months away from the third book. (And the last?) This review … Continue reading Book Review: The Infinite Sea

Top Ten Tuesday: Recent TBR Additions

Ah yes, it is Tuesday, which means it is time for another Top Ten Tuesday, led by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's topic is a dangerous one for me, as it is the last 10 books added to my TBR list. It's dangerous because looking at everyone's list is going to cause mine … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Recent TBR Additions

Podcast Re-Listen: The Black Tapes

My original post about The Black Tapes podcast still gets a hit or two a day. I always find it amusing when the search term that led to my review is "Black Tapes Podcast Real?" (Spoiler alert — despite a friend of mine claiming he listened to Hastur Rising when living in Seattle, the podcast … Continue reading Podcast Re-Listen: The Black Tapes

Planning January – Updates

It's the middle of January, so it's time for a small update to make sure I am staying on track! Books TBR 5th Wave by Rick Yancey (went on the list because I finished it Jan 2) The Infinite Sea by Rick Yancey (Read, just haven't reviewed yet) Carry On by Rainbow Rowell Broken by … Continue reading Planning January – Updates

Book Review: Teen Frankenstein

I am so excited that I am getting this review in just under the wire. This book is officially released tomorrow. The ARC was provided kindly by NetGalley (back in October...for Halloween...) Teen Frankenstein by Chandler Baker January 2016 Format: ebook, arc Genre: horror, gothic, young adult, classic retellings Rating:  3.75/5 Moose Synopsis Victoria "Tor" Frankenstein … Continue reading Book Review: Teen Frankenstein

Powerball Ticket? I can’t decide.

Living in (or near?) America, you know that the Powerball is currently at $1.4 billion. That's over $860 million, lump sum. Remember that book from when you were a kid: How Much is a Million? That's all I could really think about on my walk home today. It's a pretty uphill battle, so pondering things makes … Continue reading Powerball Ticket? I can’t decide.

Book Review: The 5th Wave

I started off the year with a BANG! I'm curious to see what tops this book this year. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey Published 2013 Format: eBook Genre: YA, Sci-fi, Fantasy, Apocalyptic Rating:  5/5 Moose Synopsis Cassie might be the only human alive, but she's not going to stop searching for her brother. In fact, … Continue reading Book Review: The 5th Wave

Top Ten Tuesday – Bookish Resolutions

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and ran by The Broke and the Bookish. Here's to the first one of  2016! This week's topic is Resolutions, understandably, as it is the first of the year. I am a huge fan of resolutions — I make them in January, and I tend to re-evaluate and … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Bookish Resolutions