“I mark the hours, every one, Nor have I yet outrun the Sun. My use and value, unto you, Are gauged by what you have to do.” – The Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling. Are you a watch person? Do you always take a glance at your watch and can never leave the house without the time… Read More Time Turners for Muggles – Wood Watches!
This month has been ridiculously busy for me. I have a very uneven schedule at work so nothing is ever really set in stone, and a lot of people have been reaching out to me for numerous things. I’ve been trying to blog more, and even write more too – where is the time to… Read More I Did the Unthinkable – I Listened to Audiobooks…and Liked it
The Princess Saves Herself In This One by Amanda Lovelace The moment I saw the title of this book on bookstagram, I absolutely had to have it. And it so happens that my friend and co-worker is a huge lover of poetry! In fact, she’s probably the reason why I’ll be reading a lot more… Read More Book Review! The Princess Saves Herself In This One
“I’d rather die on an adventure than live standing still.” – A Darker Shade of Magic, V.E. Schwab. A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab Now this trilogy has been one everyone has told me I would love! It features a unique parallel world spin on a real life city we are all familiar… Read More Book Review! A Darker Shade of Magic
Have you ever cracked open a book and started grinning because you knew you were going to like a character? I know I definitely have. I mean, who wouldn’t want to be a badass assassin? Or a clever thief? What about an intelligent pirate? Or a sharp-tongued prince? A gifted wizard? A witty sleuth? When… Read More 5 Characters That Made Me Want To Be Them
“When everyone knows you’re a monster, you needn’t waste time doing every monstrous thing.” – Six of Crows, Leigh Bardugo Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo I’d been anticipating this read for a long time now. I’ve heard so much about Kaz and the Dregs, and with all the talk of how dark and conniving Kaz… Read More Series At A Glance: Six of Crows Duology
If you’ve been following me on bookstagram, you likely already know this, but this past Thursday I went to watch Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban with a live symphony orchestra playing alongside the movie. Do you know how epic that is? Firstly, this is extremely clever for the symphony and performing arts industry. No… Read More I Watched Harry Potter – Live in Concert!
Title: Shadow and Bone Series: The Grisha Trilogy Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult Publisher: Square Fish Release Date: May 2013 Format: Paperback Pages: 406 Alina Starkov doesn’t expect much from life. Orphaned by the Border Wars, she is sure of only one thing: her best friend, Mal – and her inconvenient crush… Read More Book Review! Shadow and Bone
Yes, I’m back and ready to rumble- er, I mean write! We’re nearly a month into 2017 already and by now you’re either taking your Goodreads reading goal by storm or you haven’t yet finished a single book. Does that sound about right? Don’t worry, I’ve been there. My own reading goals are a little… Read More 5 Ways to Achieve Your Reading Goals
There have been a few requests for me to write a post on how to nail #SockSunday photos on bookstagram, and I actually think that’s pretty funny since I’m really not all that good at it! Most of my #SockSunday pictures are inspired by me ogling over veterans’ who can take pictures of their legs,… Read More The Art of #SockSunday