Contemporary Books Everyone Needs to Read

Posted September 24, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Lists / 5 Comments
Contemporary Books Everyone Needs to Read

I don’t read nearly enough contemporary books. Are you ever in the mood to read something light and happy, but you just don’t heavy any of those on your TBR? Because that’s my exact situation right now, actually. With Crooked Kingdom releasing in only a few days, I’m definitely gonna need something light and happy […]

The Passion of Dolssa

Posted September 22, 2016 by Adalyn in Historical Fiction, Reviews / 2 Comments
The Passion of Dolssa

The Passion of Dolssa by Julie Berry Rating: 4/5 stars Published: April 12, 2016 by Viking Books for Young Readers Pages: 478 (hardcover) Series: Standalone Genre: Young Adult Historical Fiction Summary Goodreads: Dolssa is a young gentlewoman with uncanny gifts, on the run from an obsessed friar determined to burn her as a heretic for the passion she refuses to tame. Botille is a […]

The Hamilton Book Tag

Posted September 17, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Tags / 1 Comment
The Hamilton Book Tag

I saw this tag done over at Celine Reads awhile ago and have wanted to do it ever since. Now, I finally am! I believe this tag was also created by MaureenKeavy on Youtube. For those of you who do not already know, Hamilton is a hip-hop musical telling the story of one of our Founding Fathers, Alexander […]

Empire of Storms // An Amazing Addition to an Amazing Series

Posted September 15, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Fantasy, Reviews / 2 Comments
Empire of Storms // An Amazing Addition to an Amazing Series

Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas Rating: 4.5/5 stars Published: September 6, 2016 by Bloomsbury Pages: 693 (hardcover) Series: Fifth in a six book series Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Summary from Goodreads: The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess magic find […]

All Time Favorite Fantasy Books

Posted September 13, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Lists, Top Ten Tuesday / 20 Comments
All Time Favorite Fantasy Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme/feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Favorite Books in X Genre. I chose to do my favorite fantasy books, because it’s my favorite genre. I’m just going to do fantasy in general, weather it be high fantasy, urban fantasy, paranormal fantasy, etc. For […]

Mini Reviews // Shatter Me & Starflight

Posted September 11, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Dystopian, Reviews, Sci-Fi / 2 Comments
Mini Reviews // Shatter Me & Starflight

Shatter me by Tahereh Mafi Rating: 2/5 stars Published: November 15, 2011 by Harper Pages: 338 (hardcover) Series: First in a trilogy Summary from Goodreads: Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she […]

Fictional Pets I love

Posted September 10, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Lists / 3 Comments
Fictional Pets I love

For just over a week now (we got her September 2) my family has an Australian Cattle Dog puppy named Aussie. She’s the sweetest thing, super energetic, and loves to play.  Then, on Thursday the eighth, I got a kitten! The family we got her from found her dumped in the park 🙁 so we’re […]

The Raven Boys // A Spectacular but Very Odd Read

Posted September 8, 2016 by Adalyn in Books, Fantasy, Reviews / 3 Comments
The Raven Boys // A Spectacular but Very Odd Read

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Rating: 5/5 stars Published: September 18, 2012 Pages: 409 (hardcover) Series: First in a series of four books Summary from Goodreads: Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue never sees them–until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark and speaks to her. His name […]