An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir | Book Review

Publication Date:  April 28, 2015 Genre: YA SFF Source: Purchased Rating: 5 stars Goodreads     I put off reading this book for so long because I was worried I wouldn't enjoy it, but I honestly had nothing to worry about. I enjoyed it just as much as the hype indicated and I'm so glad I finally got … Continue reading An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir | Book Review


My Favorite Settings in Books

Hey guys! I decided I wanted to gush about how much I love certain settings so here ya go! (Disclaimer: this is in no particular order, just whichever ones I think of first) I'll be listing some book recs after each setting! Boarding Schools Okay, I know I just said this was in no particular … Continue reading My Favorite Settings in Books

True Crime Podcast Recs!

Hey guys! I thought I'd do a little something different today. I've gotten super into podcasts in the last six months or so and I thought I'd recommend some of my favorite true crime ones for y'all since it's kind of hard to figure out where to start. These aren't in any particular order (except … Continue reading True Crime Podcast Recs!


Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson | Book Review

Publication Date: January 16, 2018 Genre: Mystery Source: Purchased Rating: 5 stars Goodreads *cover appreciation moment: this blue color scheme is absolutely amazing and I can't get over how pretty this looks on my shelf!   This book was 200% what I want out of a young adult mystery novel. I had really high expectations … Continue reading Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson | Book Review


February TBR

I managed to do pretty well in January (although I ended reading a ton of books that weren't on my TBR so I missed a few I had actually planned to read...) So I'm optimistic for the coming month! However, it is festival season here (Mardi Gras, anyone?) so we shall see. Since I did … Continue reading February TBR


How to Balance Reading and School

Now, I’m no expert at this if last semester is any indication. Suffice to say, this post is as much for you guys as it is for me. I struggled to find balance with my reading and academics in high school and have found myself knocked back to square one in college, so I’ve used … Continue reading How to Balance Reading and School


Moxie | Book Review

Publication Date: September 19, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary Source: Library Rating: 5 (million) stars Goodreads       This is the first book to make me legitimately cry. Ever. And I honestly don't know how to react to that. I'm just reeling from this book that suddenly means so much to me. I already know … Continue reading Moxie | Book Review