Are fairytales stories of darkness or hope? That is a question that I’ve never really dwelled on until reading this book. Disney has created an expectancy of childhood favorites and happily ever afters, while the average retelling tends to reflect … Continue reading curses arc review! // a not-so-serious spin on beauty and the beast
I love And Then There Were None. And Knives Out. And Clue. Basically, anything with a large group of people that could all possibly be murderers. So when I heard that there was a book coming out that featured the … Continue reading you’re so dead arc review! // modern agatha christie meets influencer culture
An audio/podcast version of this post can be found here. Hi friends! I just realized, in the process of reading From Little Tokyo, With Love that Little Tokyo is a very beautiful place in L.A. that I had no idea … Continue reading from little tokyo, with love arc review! // a modern fairytale
Hi friends! I’m so sorry that I’ve been MIA for the past couple of weeks. School is really ramping up these last two or three weeks, but I’m excited for it to be over. On the other hand, I have been reading a bit, and I actually wanted to save writing this review for after I watched the film Titanic. Which was a very heartbreaking film but also added a lot of visionary nuance to the book we’re talking about today! Southampton, 1912: Seventeen-year-old British-Chinese Valora Luck has quit her job and smuggled herself aboard the Titanic with two goals … Continue reading Luck of the Titanic ARC Review!!
Hi friends! I’m here to share my thoughts on a book that shocked me in both the best and worst possible ways. A huge thank you to Penguin Teen for the ARC in exchange for an honest review! TW/CW: murder, … Continue reading House of Hollow ARC Review! // a haunting modern fairy-tale!
Hi friends! I’m so excited to review this book because wow. Just wow. A huge thank you to Wednesday Books for an e-ARC in exchange for an honest review! Quotes come from an unfinished copy and may not appear in … Continue reading Down Comes The Night ARC Review! // an atmospheric gothic romance??? i’m in!
Hi friends! I took a small hiatus from Thanksgiving break, just to clear my head and become motivated about blogging again. I’m so excited to be back though! And with an ARC review on top of that! Thank you so … Continue reading City Of An Uncommon Thief ARC Review! // i’m back!
Hi friends! I’m so excited to talk about a book that completely surprised me with how much I enjoyed it! So let’s get cracking* before I start rambling nonsense. *what am i, 128374 years old…? Thank you so much Penguin … Continue reading Super Fake Love Song ARC Review! // music + romance = an amazing book
Hi friends! I’m here to talk about my thoughts on one of my most anticipated reads of the year! I’m so thankful to Scholastic Press for an ARC in exchange for an honest review! TW: suicide, murder, violence Once upon … Continue reading Poisoned ARC Review! // snow white, clockwork hearts, and raven kings
Hi friends! I’m here to review a book I was extremely excited for, but unfortunately didn’t quite live up to my expectations. I’m so thankful to the wonderful Wednesday Books for sending me an ARC in exchange for an honest … Continue reading hush arc review! // magical propaganda and important themes