I think that I might have found a new favorite trope in the world of YA contemporaries. What is that trope, you might ask? Two words: Kpop boy band*. *before you tell me that it’s three words, just ask yourself: … Continue reading Once Upon A K-Prom ARC Review!
IT’S TIME. This review is one of the hardest I’ve ever had to write for a multitude of reasons. It’s literally longer than essays I’ve had to write for school. It’s somehow both a tribute and a rant. So buckle … Continue reading the atlas six book review // WHEW CHILE did booktok lie?!
I’m not sure whether to be happy or sad that I’ve finished two of my all-time favorite series in the month of March. On the one hand, I’m being productive with my reading for once in my life! On the … Continue reading the bronzed beasts book review! // oh gosh…
Agatha Christie is truly the queen of mysteries because can we just appreciate the cultural impact she’s had? She’s the second bestselling fiction author of all time, despite being a woman during a time where women were discriminated against. On … Continue reading the agathas arc review!! // i have a new favorite YA mystery???
Everyone, this is not a normal introduction. This is a cry for help. PLEASE TELL ME YOUR FAVORITE K-DRAMAS!!! I’m currently watching Vincenzo but when I finish that, there’s too many random ones to watch on Netflix. And what if … Continue reading The Noh Family ARC Review! // a chaebol k-drama book debut
Can we take a moment to be shocked at the number of contemporary books I’ve read in the past couple of months? What happened to the fantasy? What happened to the thrillers and mysteries? I’m terrified, y’all. Is this what … Continue reading flirting with fate ARC review // a beautiful tale of magic and love and loss
I have arrived at the conclusion that carnival-esque books were written for me, and solely me. Call me selfish…and you’d be right. Thank you Penguin for an e-ARC in exchange for an honest review! rep: bi love interest, wlw side … Continue reading hotel magnifique arc review! // magical hotels meet caraval and the night circus…?
Who knew that someone like me, who absolutely adores YA fantasy, is more likely to read adult thrillers than adult fantasy? A huge thank you to the publisher for an e-ARC in exchange for an honest review! The Resting Place … Continue reading the resting place arc review!
Wow. I’m struck speechless. My first 5 star read of the year! 🇨🇳 Discussion of China, and the Asian-American diaspora 🖼 Art history and repatriation ✈ Heists around the world Portrait of a Thief is a once-in-a-lifetime kind of novel. … Continue reading portrait of a thief arc review // heists, colonialism, and the asian-american diaspora
TODAY WE GET TO DISCUSS A CINDERELLA RETELLING! Cinderella is honestly giving Beauty and the Beast a run for its money as far as being my favorite fairytale goes (an absolute honor might I add). Thank you Penguin Teen for … Continue reading Cinder and Glass ARC review! // a historical cinderella retelling that turns into a bit of a pumpkin