I don’t wanna talk about the first half of the title (cries) but the second half I’m more than ready for*! Today, I’m ranking my favorite reads of the year! I’m narrowing this down to a TOP TEN but I’ll … Continue reading bts might be going to the military but hey at least i loved these books // ft. my faves of 2022
I know what you’re thinking right now: Kaya, why would you put such a negative post in the midst of such hopeful times? My answer to your question? I always like to put the disappointments before announcing my favorite books … Continue reading trees died for you??? // ft. the books i disliked the most in 2022
After highly anticipating (and uh getting rejected for the ARC) Stacy Willingham’s debut thriller, A Flicker in the Dark, I forgot to read it this year*. BUT I absolutely jumped at the chance to read her sophomore novel, and guess … Continue reading All The Dangerous Things ARC Review! // complex characters??? in a thriller??? who knew!
Hi hello friends! Book covers are insanely gorgeous in the year of our Lord 2022. For real though, let me introduce them! first of all, Asian YA fantasies with illustrations??? literally cannot believe them??? Like, look at them?! The illustrations are so stunning I might just pass away entirely. now let us take a break to look at other genres: All of these covers just capture me! They’re so bright and beautiful! anyways look at more fantasy covers: Yeah okay, so maybe I have a favorite genre. Please tell me YOUR favorite covers of the year!!! Instagram | Twitter | Pinterest | Goodreads | Girlfriend Box | The StoryGraph | TikTok Continue reading catcalling should only be allowed for books // ft. the most gorgeous covers of the year
Sometimes, you read a book at the wrong time in your life. Other times, you read it at the right time. And still other times you read a book and it quite literally changes the course of your life*. And … Continue reading Begin Again ARC Review! // now THIS hit on a personal level
Every year, I tell myself I’m going to read 100 books but set the official Goodreads goal to 50. And every year, I never read 100 but I always reach 50. IT’S A CHRISTMAS ALMOST MIRACLE!!! books Strike the Zither … Continue reading november wrap up!! // how is it almost the end of the year😭
Ninth House has been read! Well, it was read back in June…this review is quite late. Later than it usually is but that’s because I’ve been non-stop on classes ever since graduating high school in May. Anyways, I’m here to … Continue reading Ninth House Review! // alex and darlington are no kaz and inej that’s for sure
Guess who has read approximately none of the books nominated this year??? Okay, that’s a lie. But it feels like I’ve read none! I would love to comment on multiple categories but today, I’m only going to be discussing the Fantasy category, the Young Adult Fiction category, and Young Adult Fantasy and Sci-Fi category. the fantasy category! Nominees: 20 Number I’ve Read: 1/20💀 Number on my TBR: 7/20 As you can see, I voted for The Atlas Six, although I hypothetically should not have. It’s definitely not the best fantasy book of the year, and I say that having not … Continue reading talking about the 2022 goodreads choice awards!
I’ve already completely blundered my way past reading so many of the books I’ve been anticipating and talking about all year, so what’s one more post to try and convince myself that I’m going to read this in a timely … Continue reading november + december books i am so excited to read!!!!
After reading some mediocre fantasy by white authors last month, I was more than ready to jump into a story told by a POC. And I really enjoyed it! Also, I buddy-read this with the amazing Rachel!! 📖 Retelling of … Continue reading Strike The Zither ARC Review! // Is This Joan He’s Best Book Yet???