Descendant of the Crane by Joan He [review] the hype did NOT lie to me, friends. this was amazing

I think I've found my first favorite read of 2019. Well, that's kind of debatable because I'm unsure of whether I would classify The Gilded Wolves as one of my favorites? (It was really good, but I don't know whether or not it was amazing-amazing-aMazInG). This kind of reminded me of Beneath the Citadel x The Girl King, but … Continue reading Descendant of the Crane by Joan He [review] the hype did NOT lie to me, friends. this was amazing

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My Favorite Feelings/Moments From Book Blogging (and why I still blog)

Blogging is... a lot of things. It can be really frustrating at times, but it can be really amazing sometimes. I feel like this is my mantra and I've repeated this 100x over, but blogging takes a lot of emotional and physical energy. However, I'm still here for very specific reasons: Free books. I'm kidding. I'm … Continue reading My Favorite Feelings/Moments From Book Blogging (and why I still blog)

Book Covers With People of Color on Them That Just Butter My Eggroll (part ii)

It's time for the second half of the rainbow, my friends. This is part two to my previous post about my favorite covers w/ models of color and also the second half of the cover-rainbow scheme!! ❤ (By the way! I was saving my rainbow Instagram picture to be the featured image of post I loved, and … Continue reading Book Covers With People of Color on Them That Just Butter My Eggroll (part ii)

Far From Agrabah by Aisha Saeed [blog tour & giveaway!!] ft. a Novel Retelling of Aladdin

I heard "Aladdin" retelling and "author of color" and I arrived. Like I mentioned in my March recap, I'm not entirely sure of whether or not this would technically be classified as an ownvoices novel because I'm not 100% educated or informed on which nations are considered Arab (the author is Pakistani). But I was still … Continue reading Far From Agrabah by Aisha Saeed [blog tour & giveaway!!] ft. a Novel Retelling of Aladdin

March 2019 Recap || Listening to Audiobooks + Musicals!!

Y'all... I read a lot of books (12), but then I didn't post a lot?? I think if I succeed in one area I just gotta fail in another. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ I read 12 books in March though!! My average number of books read in a month is around 5-8, I think, but I've recently been … Continue reading March 2019 Recap || Listening to Audiobooks + Musicals!!

Spoofing Titles of My Favorite Books (and making fake synopsis’)

Disclaimer: this is one of my favorite posts that I've ever written and it's also literally one of the silliest things I've done. What even. So, basically, I'm going to be listing my favorite books and then giving some spoofs of their book titles. After, I'll be giving a fake synopsis based off of the … Continue reading Spoofing Titles of My Favorite Books (and making fake synopsis’)

Things That Book Bloggers Shouldn’t Feel Bad For (aka why I’m a bookish hypocrite)

I've always had so many thoughts on how the book community is an always-growing community, and how that stresses me out... a lot. There are always new posts every day, and then I always need to be writing new posts all day, and I need to be reading and writing reviews for all the books I need to … Continue reading Things That Book Bloggers Shouldn’t Feel Bad For (aka why I’m a bookish hypocrite)

Chrysalis by Brendan Reichs [blog tour] all the plot twists, what the heck

Hello, friends! As it turns out... I didn't return to blogging as normally as I expected I did, and here I am again, bringing you a blog tour post after only one of discussion/list post. Seriously, I'm so sorry, but I do believe that I won't be posting any blog tours for at least half … Continue reading Chrysalis by Brendan Reichs [blog tour] all the plot twists, what the heck

Book Covers With People of Color on Them That Just Butter My Eggroll (part i)

If a book has a poc model on the cover, it immediately has all my support!!! But this is going to be a ~visual~ post that's going to focus on these book covers that I personally find really, really visually appealing. (One time I was talking with another irl bookworm about books and I mentioned … Continue reading Book Covers With People of Color on Them That Just Butter My Eggroll (part i)