Random Bookish Things · T5W

Top 5 Wednesday: April Showers Bring May Flowers

Happy May! Inspired by the start of the month and the time-known saying, April showers bring May flowers, this week’s prompt is about books with flowers/plants on their covers.Me at the T5W group on Goodreads I've read so many books with beautiful floral covers, and I'm so excited to share some of my favorites! That… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: April Showers Bring May Flowers

Monthly Wrap-Ups · Random Bookish Things

April Wrap-Up | 200 Followers!

While April seemed to pass in a flash, it was a pretty important month for the blog! I joined Bookstagram, for one. Another is that we reached 200 combined email and WordPress followers!! Quick question for you guys: do you have any ideas for what I should do to celebrate 200 followers? Please tell me… Continue reading April Wrap-Up | 200 Followers!

fantasy · Reviews

Review: Crooked Kingdom | Leigh Bardugo

Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) | Leigh Bardugo Book Info Page count: 549 Publisher: Square Fish (Macmillan) Publication date: September 27, 2016 Genres: YA, fantasy, romance, magic, antiheroes Synopsis "When you can’t beat the odds, change the game. Kaz Brekker and his crew have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't… Continue reading Review: Crooked Kingdom | Leigh Bardugo

Historical fiction · Reviews

Review: The Downstairs Girl | Stacey Lee

The Downstairs Girl | Stacey Lee Book Info Page count: 400 Publisher: Penguin Books (Penguin Random House) Publication date: August 13, 2019 Genres: YA, historical Synopsis "By day, seventeen-year-old Jo Kuan works as a lady's maid for the cruel daughter of one of the wealthiest men in Atlanta. But by night, Jo moonlights as the… Continue reading Review: The Downstairs Girl | Stacey Lee

Random Bookish Things · T5W

Top 5 Wednesday: Underhyped Stars

Have you ever read a book that you loved but hadn’t really heard about before in the book community? It happens to most everyone! This week, look for books that you wish more people in the book community knew about.Me at the T5W Goodreads group I'm pretty excited to do this week's prompt! I've read… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Underhyped Stars

fantasy · Reviews

Review: Unwritten | Alica J. Novo

Unwritten (The Zweeshen Chronicles #1) | Alicia J. Novo Book Info Page count: 324 Publication date: May 8, 2021 Publisher: INtense Publications Genres: Fantasy, young adult, romance Synopsis "Books whisper to Beatrix Alba. But they aren’t the reason she has never fit in. Bullied at home and school, she keeps a secret—a power of violence… Continue reading Review: Unwritten | Alica J. Novo

fantasy · Reviews

Just in Time for the TV Show!: Six of Crows | Leigh Bardugo Review

Six of Crows (Six of Crows #1) | Leigh Bardugo Book Info Page count: 465 Publisher: Square Fish Publication date: September 29, 2015 Genres: YA, fantasy, antiheroes, magic Synopsis "Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price—and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker.… Continue reading Just in Time for the TV Show!: Six of Crows | Leigh Bardugo Review

contemporary · Reviews

ARC Review: The Kindred Spirits Supper Club | Amy E. Reichert

The Kindred Spirits Supper Club | Amy E. Reichert Book Info Page count: 336 Publisher: Berkley Publication date: April 20, 2021 Genres: Contemporary, romance, women's fiction Synopsis "Jobless and forced home to Wisconsin, journalist Sabrina Monroe can tolerate reunions with frenemies and kisses from old boyfriends, but not the literal ghosts that greet her in… Continue reading ARC Review: The Kindred Spirits Supper Club | Amy E. Reichert