Review: Neverwhere

I’m not quite sure what I was expecting when I picked up Neverwhere but it’s not what I read. I felt like I was reading a story about the sewer mutants under New New York in Futurama, just with the addition of assassins, vampiric-like creatures, and angels in the story, which truth be told, could […]

August 2020 Monthly Wrap-Up

I’m still reading a book a week! I had a little bit of a lilt because I could feel my depression come back and trying to pull me under, but I was able to push through it with the books I’m choosing to read. As long as the books are engaging, then I want to […]

Review: The Bear and the Nightingale

Right from the beginning, I adored The Bear and the Nightingale. I loved the setting of medieval Russia and the Russian words and names. I was all aflutter as I was taken back to my Russian class in high school. It actually took me a little longer to read than it should’ve because I purposefully […]

Bout of Books 29 Progress

It’s time for Bout of Books again! What does that mean exactly? Here’s the official blurb: The Bout of Books readathon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It’s a weeklong readathon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 17th and runs through Sunday, August 23rd in YOUR time zone. Bout of Books is low-pressure. […]

Review: Midnight Sun

As mentioned in Midnight Sun: An Apology, I’ve been waiting to finish Edward’s version of events for 12 years. I’d be lying if I didn’t say I was worried I was going to be let down. First, I wondered if Stephenie was going to let the movies influence her at all. Second, I wondered if […]