Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Want To Finally Read in 2017

This meme is hosted by Thoughts On Tomes and the prompts can be found on Goodreads. This meme was created by gingerreadslainey. This week’s prompt is: Books You Want to Finally Read in 2017 A Darker Shade of Magic – V.E. Schwab I’m really excited to get my hands on this. It seems like the perfect book to kick… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Want To Finally Read in 2017

Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Read for the First Time in 2016

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted on The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is Authors I Read for the First Time in 2016. I thought this challenge would be really difficult, but looking back on 2016, it’s surprising how many new authors I’ve encountered. Here we go! Pierce Brown I thought… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Read for the First Time in 2016

Book Review – Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Sometimes science fiction can be really heavy, and quite an undertaking. Committing yourself to a science fiction novel sometimes requires a heavy look in the mirror, because you know the next month of your life will be absorbed by deep science and alternate universes (aka heaven). But sometimes you’re just looking for some light sci-fi,… Continue reading Book Review – Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Book to Film: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

I’m a huge Harry Potter fan (as most book lovers are) and last weekend, I experienced a moment that in 2011 I thought would never be possible – JK Rowling wrote a new Harry Potter movie. Although Harry wasn’t actually in the movie, it took place in the Harry Potter universe and I will gladly… Continue reading Book to Film: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

TBR – My Current “To Be Read” Bookshelf

Unsurprisingly, my “to be read” list has gotten longer and longer and longer. However, there are a few books that I have set my sights on for the near future, and will hopefully get to in the next month or so. Here’s a little something old, something new, something borrowed. PS. Have you read ANY of… Continue reading TBR – My Current “To Be Read” Bookshelf

Book Review – A Torch Against The Night (An Ember in the Ashes Part II)

Let it be known that I work in the publishing industry and hard as I tried, I was not able to get my hands on an advance copy of A Torch Against the Night. So you can understand how excited I was once this book went on sale. Definitely worth the wait! Here’s the rundown:… Continue reading Book Review – A Torch Against The Night (An Ember in the Ashes Part II)