2019 Challenges

Book Riot’s 2019 Read Harder Challenge Progress

Every year I attempt to complete Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge and, alas, I have never succeeded. I start out with those fresh, New Year’s high hopes in January and I make my bullet journal spread and I choose all my books and then veryyy graduallyyyyy I lose steam, you know, feel a little restricted,… Continue reading Book Riot’s 2019 Read Harder Challenge Progress

Readathons

#Believathon TBR & Recommendations

Two weeks until #Believathon! I am SO excited. 🙌 The Believe in the Impossible Readathon is going to be a children’s/middle grade themed readathon throughout the month of November hosted by the incomparable, the one and only, Gavin Hetherington! Gavin is a children’s book seller, author, and champion of middle grade books on Booktube.  His… Continue reading #Believathon TBR & Recommendations

Fiction

13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl – A Review

13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl by Mona Awad My rating: 4 of 5 stars A provocative, sometimes shocking novel that has divided readers, but I’m happy to report, I LOVED it. Growing up, Lizzie never liked the way she looked and has always been very self-conscious about her weight. She feels that… Continue reading 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl – A Review

Readathons

N.E.W.T.s Readathon 2019 Wrap Up

So, the N.E.W.T.s was the first readathon I’ve ever taken part in and it was GLORIOUS. I won’t fully explain what the readathon is here, but it is a Harry Potter themed readathon based on the N.E.W.T.s (Nastily Exhausting Wizarding Tests) hosted by G at Book Roast. Basically, you choose a wizarding career based on… Continue reading N.E.W.T.s Readathon 2019 Wrap Up

Comics · Fiction

The One Hundred Nights of Hero – A Review

The One Hundred Nights of Hero by Isabel Greenberg My rating: 5 of 5 stars My first 5 star rating of the year, this graphic novel is AMAZING.  Visually stunning and incredibly thoughtful – I could not put this book down. The One Hundred Nights of Hero is a folk-tale inspired story about the secret… Continue reading The One Hundred Nights of Hero – A Review