It's always a great night when we get to see author Kiersten White at The King's English Bookshop! Kiersten is so funny and intelligent, and I always love listening to her talk all things books, writing, and Buffy! Kiersten wasn't here on tour. She was on vacation to visit her fam here in Utah, but … Continue reading Kiersten White Event Recap and Giveaway!
I'm so excited to get to participate in the blog tour for Kiersten White's latest novel in The Conqueror's Saga, Now I Rise. I truly think that Lada is one of the most unique and captivating characters in YA, and she more than lived up to all my expectations once again! Wine Pairing One of the … Continue reading NOW I RISE Review and Giveaway!
I'm starting a book tag! If you've seen Wonder Woman recently, then I'm sure this topic is as fresh on your mind as it is on mine, but I believe VERY passionately that it is so important for everyone to see examples of strong women in books, television, and movies. There are so many ways in … Continue reading Fight Like a YA Girl Book Tag!
I first saw this book tag when I got a notification in my inbox that there was a new post by Book Princess Reviews, and I instantly fell in love. Then Krysti asked me if I would like to participate in the tag this month as one of my featured posts. How could I pass … Continue reading The Princess Book Tag
I see the word "strong" applied to female characters frequently, and in most cases, I agree completely. The thing I think we need to be careful of as book reviewers and bloggers is that that there are many different ways in which a character or person can be strong. Typically, when I see that term being … Continue reading What Makes a Female Character “Strong”
Since today is Christmas, I wanted to spread a little bookish joy. The following books truly brought me so much joy this year, and I'm truly grateful for each and every one of these gems! In no particular order, here are my 5-star reads of 2016! Basically, I had an INCREDIBLE book year in 2016. How … Continue reading My 5-Star Reads of 2016