Top 10 Tuesday – Favorite Books of 2017

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I’ve loved making it a (semi) regular post on this blog! This week, I’m talking about my favorite books of 2017, because good lord, the year is almost over. How did that happen?? I couldn’t narrow my list down… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – Favorite Books of 2017

Top 10 Tuesday – Best Book Boy/Girlfriends

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I’ve loved making it a regular post on this blog! This week, we’re talking about the best book boyfriends and girlfriends, and I’m going to tell you, I go both ways on this one. Meaning about half on this… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – Best Book Boy/Girlfriends

Top 5 Wednesday – Books You’ve Read Because of the Online Book Community

Happy Hump Day – it’s Top 5 Wednesday! As a reminder, Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly roundup of cool/fun bookish things that is hosted by Sam over at Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. You can visit the Goodreads group for topics (and such, as Sam always says). This topic was FUN! I’ve been following book Twitter, book blogs,… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday – Books You’ve Read Because of the Online Book Community

Top 10 Tuesday – Book Recs for People Who Don’t Normally Read YA

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I participate on Instagram (@amandareadsandwrites) and here, when I have the time to prepare a post. Regular topics are back! This week was fun, because it was pretty open-ended. I chose to make a list of book recommendations for… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – Book Recs for People Who Don’t Normally Read YA

(Belated) ARC Review – How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake

This was another one of those books that I didn’t even know I needed until it was right in front of me. Just so dang good. Grace is a rising high school senior who was just away at a piano conservatory for a couple of weeks. When she returns, her mother has moved in with… Continue reading (Belated) ARC Review – How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake