GUYS. Talk about a surprise read! I thought I’d enjoy this book but I didn’t think I’d enjoy it this much. 🇮🇹 Italian-inspired ☀ Summertime vibes 💛 Fantasy romance A huge thank you to the publisher for an e-arc in … Continue reading this vicious grace review! // i think i like bodyguard romances now
I can’t think of any witty remarks so please go listen to (a) All Too Well Ten-Minute Version by Taylor Swift or (b) anything by BTS. That’s my introductory contribution for the day. A huge thank you to Penguin Teen … Continue reading league of liars arc review! // magical courtroom drama + jailbreaks
I loved Squid Game. So I was shocked to read this book and discover that it actually filled the hole Squid Game left in me, complete with edge-of-your-seat “games” and subtly discussing important issues. I’ll have content warnings at the … Continue reading these deadly games arc review! // the perfect YA thriller for any squid game fan
I’M SO EXCITED THAT I CAN’T DO INTRODUCTIONS. I’ve been waiting to be immersed in the world of Caraval again for far too long. So when I heard Stephanie Garber was releasing a new book featuring my favorite character, I … Continue reading blog tour: once upon a broken heart arc review! // my new favorite read of the year
I’ve never actually been camping, but after reading this book I think it might be wise to swear it off. TW/CW: abuse, depression, graphic descriptions of bodily injury, mentions of rape and murder, mauling, asthma attacks Thank you so much … Continue reading The Woods Are Always Watching ARC Review // camping just got scarier
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!