Title: The Whole Thing Together Author: Ann Brashares Publisher: Delacorte Press, Random House Children’s Anticipated Release Date: April 25, 2017 Synopsis: Summer for Sasha and Ray means the sprawling old house on Long Island. Since they were children, they’ve shared almost everything—reading the same books, running down the same sandy footpaths to the beach, eating peaches … More Review: The Whole Thing Together by Ann Brashares
Agh. I don’t know if there’s a way to summarize the overwhelming emotion that comes over me when I finish a fantastic book. I’m happy yet heartbroken, I’m satisfied yet upset, and I’m pleased yet frustrated. Plus, I’m hungry (but that’s not something the book can take responsibility for–I guess my leftover Chipotle wasn’t enough … More I Finished Reading a Book and I’m Heartbroken–But Smiling?
Title: Glass Sword (Red Queen #2) Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: HarperTeen (HarperCollins Publishers) Synopsis: If there’s one thing Mare Barrow knows, it’s that she’s different. Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. The crown … More Review: Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard
Wow wow wow. I have so many thoughts in my head surrounding A Court of Thorns and Roses and A Court of Mist and Fury. Oh goodness, it might take me a while to compile all of my thoughts into one post. When I think “fantasy”, my mind automatically turns to the Harry Potter series … More Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
Hi there & happy summer! Hooray for my three month-long reading binge! Quite a bit has happened both book-wise and life-wise in the last month. It’s been a while since I’ve written about my reading progress (I haven’t written since March…yikes!) so I’ll quickly get you all up-to-date on where I’m at with my GoodReads … More Recap: Spring/Early Summer Reads
Hey, blog. It’s been a while. About a month, to be exact. I’ve missed ya. But hey! I promise that I’ve been keeping up with THE promise. The promise I made to myself to keep. on. reading. (However, it has become rather difficult to read for fun since, uh, college. That is what got me … More Late Night Thoughts: It’s been a while.
Pause. A word I’ve become exceedingly familiar with over the past couple of weeks. “Pause the movie, I’m going to fall asleep” has been a really familiar one, which I’m sure got slightly annoying for Evan while we were watching all the Harry Potter movies in order. I get tired at 10 p.m., okay? Anyway, … More Late Night Thoughts: It’s time to press play.
I’m not a huge fan of surprises. I’m a very Type A human. I find joy in things like buying a new planner in August every year and organizing my 96 pack of crayons in rainbow order. Basically, I like to know what’s up and be in control of situations I am placed in. So, … More Recap: The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
I can’t believe it was fiction. Last night was a rough night. It wasn’t rough in the way a typical college girl would explain it, such as an intense night of partying or a late night spent fighting with a boyfriend. Last night was rough because after over a week of immersing myself into an … More Recap: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah