ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – Happily Ever Island

Happily Ever Island by Crystal Cestari is a new novel set to be published on June 7, 2022. The book follows the ultimate Disney fangirl and her best friend who go to a new Disney experience where you get to be your favorite Disney character. As a Disney World annual passholder and all around Disney… Continue reading ARC Review – Happily Ever Island

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – May 2022

Here is my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs: 41Feedback Sent: 36Feedback Ratio: 88% Books Read Since Last Update For the first time since joining NetGalley, I have nothing to say here. Thinking my next read will be an ARC though and I didn't miss any publication dates so all good. Approvals… Continue reading NetGalley Update – May 2022

Monthly Reading Wrap Ups, Reading Updates

Reading Wrap Up – April 2022

April was a fantastic reading month for me. I participated in Realmathon and ended up reading the most books in one month that I ever have. Plus, my team won, go Serane! So here is my very belated wrap up. Reading Stats Books Read: 19DNFs: 1Pages Read: 5,634Average Rating: 3.781 - 1 star1 - 2… Continue reading Reading Wrap Up – April 2022

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – April 2022

Several days late (I've been busy reading!) here is my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs: 40Feedback Sent: 36Feedback Ratio: 90% Books Read Since Last Update I have read 2 ARCs since my last update. Both of these were highly anticipated continuations of series and they did not disappoint. Fevered Star by… Continue reading NetGalley Update – April 2022

Monthly Reading Wrap Ups, Reading Updates

Reading Wrap Up – March 2022

After two pretty bad months, March was a great month for me. I was highly motivated by the Trope-ical Readathon and then had some great books that kept me reading. I rea 13 books total, more than January and February combined. Reading Stats Books Read: 13Pages Read: 4,262Average Rating: 3.501 - 1 star1 - 2… Continue reading Reading Wrap Up – March 2022

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – Misrule (Malice Duology #2)

Misrule by Heather Walter is the second book in the Malice duology and is set to be published May 10, 2022. This duology is a sapphic Sleeping Beauty retelling told from Maleficent's (Alyce's) point of view. If you haven't read Malice, do it, it's awesome. If you have, get ready for the second book, it's… Continue reading ARC Review – Misrule (Malice Duology #2)

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – Fevered Star

Fevered Star is the second book in Rebecca Roanhorse's adult fantasy series, Between Earth and Sky. The first book, Black Sun, was one of my top reads of 2021 and this one did not disappoint. This book is set to be published April 19th but I was lucky enough to receive an ARC from NetGalley.… Continue reading ARC Review – Fevered Star

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – March 2022

It's time for my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs: 39Feedback Sent: 34Feedback Ratio: 87% I'm holding steady and actually increasing my ratio in the 80s. I've been a lot pickier lately about what I'm requesting which will hopefully make for better reads in addition to keeping my ratio high so I… Continue reading NetGalley Update – March 2022

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – A Magic Steeped in Poison

A Magic Steeped in Poison by Judy I. Lin is the first book in a new YA fantasy duology set to be published March 29, 2022. The atmosphere in this book lived up to the beautiful cover and despite a somewhat rushed plot, I gave it 4 stars. Goodreads Description For Ning, the only thing… Continue reading ARC Review – A Magic Steeped in Poison