I'm thrilled with the number of books I read in February! 18 is REALLY good for me! And I'm also really excited about some of the incredible books I got to read. There were a few that were just truly PHENOMENAL. I also got to attend some really great book events this month and met some incredible authors. … Continue reading My February Reads in Review
Happy #ThirstyThursday my fellow adult YA readers! This week has been insane, but I've read some AMAZING books! So excited to have read a couple five star books in the past week! I've quickly realized that I just don't have time to review every single book I'm reading, but I do have links below to the ones I … Continue reading This Week’s YA and Wine Pairings!
All hail the Queens! What an AMAZING night! It was so much fun getting to meet Victoria Aveyard and Sophie Jordan! And Kathryn Purdie, of course, did a phenomenal job moderating their panel. It was fascinating listening to them discuss the motivation behind their novels and some important details about their books and writing that I … Continue reading Highlights From the Victoria Aveyard, Sophie Jordan Event with Kathryn Purdie!
Happy #ThirstyThursday my fellow adult YA readers! Holy cow, I'm having an AWESOME book week this week! I can't believe how many books I've read already! Whew! Here's a sneak peak of all my wine recommendations for the books I’ve read, am reading, or will be reading this week! Read up and drink up! My Recommendations for What I’ve Read so … Continue reading This Week’s YA and Wine Pairings
Sophie Jordan has created a beautiful world shrouded in darkness in Reign of Shadows, which I had no idea was a Rapunzel retelling until I actually started reading this book. Her experience in writing romance novels is very apparent by the way she builds romantic tension throughout, making for one very enjoyable read. Wine Pairing Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan Immerse … Continue reading Beautiful World-Building and Romance Make Reign of Shadows a Captivating Retelling
This challenge is exactly what my bookish little heart has been looking for. For 2016 my goal was to read 100 books. I'm at 122 now *queue the applause*, and I've been wanting to do something a little different for next year. So when I read about Beat the Backlist Challenge hosted by Austine at Novel … Continue reading Signing Up for the 2017 Beat the Backlist Challenge!!!
WOW!!! Talk about your ultimate girl-powered book tour! Three of the most EPIC authors under the Epic Reads imprint are going on tour together in February, and I could not be more excited! I was literally squealing when I saw these tour dates announced. Victoria Aveyard, one of THE queens in YA fiction right now, will be … Continue reading The Queens Tour Dates, Featuring Victoria Aveyard,Sophie Jordan, and Colleen Oakes!