What Makes a Fantasy Worth Reading? (+ 3 Recommendations)

Contemporary is my favorite genre. These types of books, with relatable characters and realistic storylines, are consistently easy for me to get into and love. However, fantasy books are way more hit-or-miss for me. If I can immerse myself in the story by feeling connected to it in some way, than I will often love [...]

Ready Player One {Book Review}

» Written by Ernest Cline » 374 pages » Published by Crown Publishers on August 16th, 2011         Synopsis from Goodreads In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his [...]

Caraval

Caraval {Book Review}

» Written by Stephanie Garber » 407 pages » Published by Flatiron Books on January 31st, 2017         Synopsis from Goodreads Remember, it’s only a game… Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged [...]

Why I Love Sisters in Books

Why I Love Sisters in Books + My Favorite Pairs

I am a sister. My little sister and I are so close, and she is one of the most important people in my life. I can't imagine anything without her. I think being a sister is the best thing ever! Sister relationships are amazing, and like no other. They share basically everything, and know all [...]

My Summer TBR

My Summer TBR

It is finally summer! I have kind of abandoned this blog, but now that school is out, I am back and ready to commit again! One of my favorite things about summer is having the time to read more books! I have so, so many that I want to read during these few free months, [...]

My Lady Jane

My Lady Jane {Book Review}

Book Info Written by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows 494 pages Published by HarperTeen on June 7th, 2016 Synopsis from Goodreads Edward (long live the king) is the King of England. He’s also dying, which is inconvenient, as he’s only sixteen and he’d much rather be planning for his first kiss than considering [...]