Book Review: The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab

A girl is running for her life.The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, opening line You know how there are some books that suck you in immediately, that you can't put down until you've read that last sentence, ones that you still think about days after finishing them? Well, The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue was … Continue reading Book Review: The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab

My Very Spoilery Thoughts on Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer

Hi everyone! My friend and I have finally finished our buddy-read of Midnight Sun! And let me tell you – I enjoyed it immensely 😁😂 Yes, it was absolutely ridiculous and horribly misogynistic, but I still loved every minute of it. There’s just something about the way Stephenie Meyer writes that has me absolutely lapping … Continue reading My Very Spoilery Thoughts on Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer

Book Review: Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender

Happy Friday, everyone! (Or happy whatever-other-day-you're-reading-this-on!) As you can tell, I finally jumped on the bandwagon and read Felix Ever After 😊 And let me just say: In opinion, the hype surrounding this book is 100% justified. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this and found Felix's perspective to be really new and refreshing. I've read very … Continue reading Book Review: Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender

In German: Bayreuther Abgründe von Herbert Meyer – eine Rezension

Also gut - für die Germanophilen (oder auch Anglophoben) unter euch gibt's jetzt auch mal einen Post auf Deutsch. Keine Ahnung, ob ich das regelmäßig machen werde oder nicht, aber es hat sich gerade angeboten. Ich habe nämlich diesen Monat Bayreuther Abgründe, einen Lokalkrimi, der an meiner ehemaligen Schule spielt, gelesen, und habe so einige … Continue reading In German: Bayreuther Abgründe von Herbert Meyer – eine Rezension

Spoilery Book Review: Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner

Some Basic Info: Title: Absalom, Absalom! Author: William Faulkner Genre: Southern Gothic fiction (modern classic) First Published: 1936 Date Read: October 14-18, 2018 Rating: 2/5 Stars Goodreads Summary: Published in 1936, Absalom, Absalom! is considered by many to be William Faulkner's masterpiece. Although the novel's complex and fragmented structure poses considerable difficulty to readers, the book's … Continue reading Spoilery Book Review: Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner

Spoilery Book Review: You Bring the Distant Near by Mitali Perkins

Some Basic Info: Title: You Bring the Distant Near Author: Mitali Perkins Genre: YA contemporary Publication Date: September 12, 2017 Date Read: August 12, 2018 Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Goodreads Summary: Five girls. Three generations. One great American love story. Ranee, worried that her children are losing their Indian culture; Sonia, wrapped up in a forbidden … Continue reading Spoilery Book Review: You Bring the Distant Near by Mitali Perkins