ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – Old Music for New People

Old Music for New People by David Biddle is a YA contemporary coming-of-age story that will be published December 9th. This is Biddle's debut novel. Goodreads Description It's the summer of 2013 and 15-year-old Ivy Scattergood has traveled with her family to their vacation home in Maine. The Scattergoods are a blended, mixed-race family with… Continue reading ARC Review – Old Music for New People

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – The Bone Shard Emperor

The Bone Shard Emperor by Andrea Stewart is the second book is an adult fantasy trilogy, set to be published November 23rd. I enjoyed the first book in the series although the pace was too slow for my liking. I was excited to jump into this one now that the world was built and the… Continue reading ARC Review – The Bone Shard Emperor

TBRs

Reindeer Readathon TBR

In December, I'll be participating in the Reindeer Readathon. This is the third year for this readathon and my second year participating. I had a great time last year and I'm excited to take part again. Here's my TBR which is of course subject to change but I like to have a starting point. The… Continue reading Reindeer Readathon TBR

Weekly Posts, WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – November 17, 2021

Happy WWW Wednesday! If you're unfamiliar with WWW Wednesday, it's a weekly blog meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W's are simple: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you'll read next? Current Reads I started The Bone Shard Emperor by Andrea Stewart last… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – November 17, 2021

Top Ten Tuesday, Weekly Posts

Top Ten Tuesday – Books to Read if You Love Game of Thrones

Happy Tuesday! It's time for Top Ten Tuesday, the weekly feature run by That Artsy Reader Girl where you choose ten books to fit a weekly prompt. This week's prompt is ten books I would recommend to someone who loves a certain genre, TV show, book, movie, etc. I thought about a lot of things… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books to Read if You Love Game of Thrones

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – November 2021

It's time for my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs:32Feedback Sent: 22Feedback Ratio: 69% My ratio is up 10% from last month and closing in on the coveted 80%, I'm really hoping to get there by the end of the year. Books Read Since Last Update I haven't been on the greatest… Continue reading NetGalley Update – November 2021

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – Loyalty, Love & Vermouth

Love, Loyalty and Vermouth by Eric Peterson is a contemporary novel about a man who comes home to find his dog stolen. This is the story of trying to find his lost dog but really, it's a story about how much he loves her. I found it to be a very accurate portrayal of my… Continue reading ARC Review – Loyalty, Love & Vermouth

Weekly Posts, WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – November 10, 2021

Happy WWW Wednesday! If you're unfamiliar with WWW Wednesday, it's a weekly blog meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W's are simple: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you'll read next? Current Reads I finished a book last night so my only current… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – November 10, 2021

Top Ten Tuesday, Weekly Posts

Top Ten Tuesday – Memorable Book Quotes

Happy Tuesday! It's time for Top Ten Tuesday, the weekly feature run by That Artsy Reader Girl where you choose ten books to fit a weekly prompt. This week's prompt is ten books memorable things characters have said. This one was a little tricky for me as I rarely remember quotes but with a little… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Memorable Book Quotes

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – A Light in the Sky

A Light in the Sky by Shina Reynolds is the first book in a new YA dystopian/fantasy series that will be published November 9th. I really enjoyed this book and it is an awesome debut for Reynolds. Goodreads Description Seventeen-year-old Aluma Banks has always dreamed of soaring freely through the skies astride a powerful winged… Continue reading ARC Review – A Light in the Sky