Book reviews

Book review round-up: I have, in fact, reviewed some books

Hey! It's me again! Look at me go! I figured while I'm figuring out how to start my blog back up again that I would share some of the things I've been up to while I've been gone (besides snuggling). I actually wrote a few more book reviews for MuggleNet.com and their book blog. Several… Continue reading Book review round-up: I have, in fact, reviewed some books

Book reviews, Rants & Reflections

So I read a Harlequin romance…

Yes! I read a Harlequin romance! Why? Well, I was required to. But I'm actually very glad I was. Explanation: this summer I took a course in Adult Popular Literature and Reader's Advisory (the librarian term for how to recommend books to people). For the course, we were required to read about 9 novels from… Continue reading So I read a Harlequin romance…

Book reviews

Review: Gemina (ARC)

Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2016. I got this ARC from winning the Barnes & Noble B-Fest trivia contest as part of my FirstInLine membership. I know it is a highly anticipated release, so I felt all special getting to read it early. This review will be spoiler-free, so no… Continue reading Review: Gemina (ARC)

Rants & Reflections

On the fickleness of book reviews

I've been thinking quite a lot about this topic lately because 1. my big blogiversary is coming up and I've taken a look back at my older reviews; 2. I'm having my seniors write book reviews for their final independent reading unit, so I have reviews on the mind at work, too; and 3. I just wrote my first… Continue reading On the fickleness of book reviews