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(Belated) Birthday Book Tag

Hello everyone! As you may or may not be aware, it was my birthday on Saturday. I turned eighteen — now I’m an adult that can vote, drink alcohol and . . . watch Saw for the first time. Overall, it’s super underwhelming. However, since I’m now a year older, I thought I’d celebrate by […]

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Let’s Talk About . . . Problematic Authors

Hi! This is another Let’s Talk About . . . post, a discussion post where my opinions on some of the more taboo topics in books and the blogging community. Last time, we talked about Adults Reviewing YA Books. Today let’s talk about . . . problematic authors. Over recent months, there’s been a lot […]

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Recommendations

YA Book Recommendations Based on Your Favourite 2010s Teen TV Show

Hi! Since YA Book Recommendations Based on Your Favourite 2000s Teen TV Show was received so well, I decided to do a part two with popular teen shows from the 2010s. Most of these shows are some of my personal favourites from this time period and the shows I picked started airing — or primarily […]

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#TropeTuesday: Books with Found Families

Hello again! It’s been a while since I’ve done #TropeTuesday, but it’s back and this time I’ll be focusing on . . . FOUND FAMILIES! This is a hugely popular trope and I really appreciate it, even if I don’t read it as often as I’d like. The idea of being able to choose your […]

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A Kingdom of Flesh and Fire Blog Tour (Review, Moodboard and Giveaway)

A Kingdom of Flesh and Fire by Jennifer L. Armentrout Published by: Blue Box Press on September 1, 2020 Genres: High Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Pages: 637 My Rating: ★★★★ ½ From Blood and Ash (Blood and Ash #1) Review ★★★★★ 🚨 MINOR SPOILERS AHEAD 🚨 SYNOPSIS A Betrayal… Everything Poppy has ever believed in is a lie, […]

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Monthly Wrap Up August 2020

Since it’s the end of August, I’m going to be talking you through all the books I’ve read this month and share some brief thoughts on them along with my ratings! You can check out last month’s wrap up here. 1. Cherrington Academy by Rebecca J. Caffery ★★★ ½ — This was a rollercoaster of […]

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Blood & Honey by Shelby Mahurin ARC Review + Playlist

Blood & Honey by Shelby Mahurin Published by: Harper Teen on September 1, 2020 (US) 17 September, 2020 (UK) Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Romance Pages: 528 My Rating: ★★★★★ 🚨 MINOR SPOILERS AHEAD 🚨 SYNOPSIS After narrowly escaping death at the hands of the Dames Blanches, Lou, Reid, Coco, and Ansel are on the run from coven, […]

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Cherrington Academy Blog Tour (Review & Author Interview)

Cherrington Academy by Rebecca J. Caffery Published by: SRL Publishing on August 25, 2020 Genres: Young Adult Contemporary, LGBT+ Romance Pages: 270 My Rating: ★★★ ½ Welcome to the Cherrington Academy blog tour! I’m thrilled to part of this, thank you to Rebecca Caffery and SRL Publishing for sending me an ARC in exchange for an honest […]

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Let’s Talk About . . . Adults Reviewing YA Books

Hi! I’m back with a new series I’ve been wanting to start for a while called Let’s Talk About . . . It’s going to be a monthly discussion post that gives my opinions on some of the more taboo topics in books and the blogging community. The worst thing any of us can do […]

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10 of My Favourite Oddly Specific Book Tropes

After posting about 10 Things I Want to Read More of in YA Books and 10 of My Biggest Turn-Offs When Reading Books, I now want to talk about book tropes I like. Although, I’m not talking the standard slow burn or enemies to lovers, I’m talking about very specific scenarios that successfully send my […]