Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he can help his mom, who worksContinue reading “Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas | Book Review”

January Wrap Up | 2021

I’ll probably sound like a broken record every time that I post a wrap up, but I seriously can’t believe how fast January flew by. But at the same time, I feel like the month dragged, if that makes any sense whatsoever. Either way, I think this month was a pretty good reading month forContinue reading “January Wrap Up | 2021”

Currently Reading | 1.27.2021

I figured I’d talk about the book that I’m in the middle of reading right now in today’s post. Because it’s one that I wasn’t actually planning on reading this month. Honestly, I’m not sure what possessed me to pick it up considering it’s not something that I typically gravitate towards, but I did.

Legendborn by Tracy Deonn | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home. A residential program for bright high schoolers at UNC–Chapel Hill seems like the perfect escape—until Bree witnesses a magical attack her very first night on campus. A flying demonContinue reading “Legendborn by Tracy Deonn | Book Review”

Well Played by Jen DeLuca | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: Stacey is jolted when her friends Simon and Emily get engaged. She knew she was putting her life on hold when she stayed in Willow Creek to care for her sick mother, but it’s been years now, and even though Stacey loves spending her summers pouring drinks and flirting withContinue reading “Well Played by Jen DeLuca | Book Review”

WWW Wednesday | 12.16.2020

Wow. It’s almost the end of the year. I know I’ve mentioned in this is almost every post I’ve written lately, but time seems to be flying even faster. My birthday is in four days! Next week is Christmas! Like where is time going? Then again, I’m ready for this year to be over already.Continue reading “WWW Wednesday | 12.16.2020”

A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: London, 1887.  After burying her spinster aunt, orphaned Veronica Speedwell is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry—and the occasional romantic dalliance. As familiar with hunting butterflies as with fending off admirers, Veronica intends to embark upon the journey of a lifetime. But fate has otherContinue reading “A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn | Book Review”

WWW Wednesday | 11.25.2020

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @Taking on a World of Words. The aim is to give an update on what you’ve read and what you plan on reading in the future. As always, I’m not very consistent with this weekly meme being that I don’t always finish reading a book inContinue reading “WWW Wednesday | 11.25.2020”

Now Entering Addamsville by Francesca Zappia | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: Zora Novak has been framed. When someone burns down the home of the school janitor and he dies in the blaze, everyone in Addamsville, Indiana, points a finger at Zora. Never mind that Zora has been on the straight and narrow since her father was thrown in jail. With everyoneContinue reading “Now Entering Addamsville by Francesca Zappia | Book Review”

WWW Wednesday | 10.7.2020

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these posts, so I figured it was time. I first saw this on Book Coffee Happy‘s blog. Again, thanks so much to Sam from Taking on a World of Words for hosting! The 3 W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What doContinue reading “WWW Wednesday | 10.7.2020”