Vlog: The Night of Elisa Book Spotlight

Instead of doing a regular review, I will be doing a book spotlight on The Night of Elisa by Isis Sousa. Watch the vlog to find out more about this beautiful and unique book. More info about The Night of Elisa can be found on Goodreads.

Review: The Mysteries by Lisa Tuttle

Title: The Mysteries Author: Lisa Tuttle Series: None Rating: 4 Stars 464 pages Published September 4th 2014 by Jo Fletcher Books Review copy provided by the author Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository The Mysteries is The Cuckoo’s Calling with fae. It follows private investigator Ian, from his earliest encounter … Continue Reading →

Graphic Novel Review: Locke and Key Volume 1. – Welcome to Lovecraft by Joe Hill

Title: Imagine Agents Author: Brian Joines Series: Imagine Agents #1-4 Rating: 4 Stars 97 pages Published December 9th 2014 by Boom! Studios Bought Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository Summary: When their father gets shot down, Tyler, Kinsey and Bode move to Lovecraft with their mother. But in the house … Continue Reading →

The End of an Era…

… and the start of a new one. If you’ve frequented my blog before, you know that it used to look differently. And I loved how it looked and how my blog was for a very long time. But for the last few months I’ve been unsatisfied with it. I … Continue Reading →

An Ebook Love Affair

Last year, I did this post on readers versus collectors. Generally book lovers tend to lean towards one of either of these categories – either they just want to consume books, often lending them in the library, or they like collecting them and have them matching and looking pretty on … Continue Reading →

A World Without TBR Lists and Reading Priority Systems

When I started my month of Blog Detox (one month without memes or reviews) I didn’t really think about what effect this month would have on my reading. I only thought it would be an interesting experiment to see if it changed the way I felt about blogging – but … Continue Reading →

Searching for Finished Series

My bookish memory sucks. The first thing to go are character names – what was the main character called again in that book I read last week? By the time this blog goes up, I’ve probably already forgotten it. Next comes subplots. Then the minor characters. In a few months … Continue Reading →

The Art of the Fun Book

Some books are extremely emotionally draining. Other books are just extremely long. There are also ones that are just extremely bad but that you have to read anyway (school, work). If I’ve read any or several of those back to back, I lose my drive to read. They make my … Continue Reading →

October in Review

In which I summarize all that has been going on on the blog this month October in one sentence: Much revising, many study, but also went to the movies twice and to a concert. Our kitty cats cuddling! Reviews on the blog: Literary Fiction Mini-Reviews #1 (3-4 Stars) Hounded by … Continue Reading →

Nyx at Night Wrap Up

With only minutes to spare, I’m posting the Nyx at Night wrap up. I’d like to thank all of the wonderful authors that took the time to write amazing posts, and the great publishers that facilitated giveaways. Speaking of giveaways, you can still enter a few of them! You get … Continue Reading →