Amanda Reads – January 2018

What a month! Between reading challenges and the Cybils and finally hearing that I got my dream job (!!), January 2018 was one for the books. And the reading I got done! Oh man, I did some good reading. Let’s recap, shall we? A note, before I remind y’all of the rating system – I… Continue reading Amanda Reads – January 2018

Book Review – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

I knew this book would wreck me. Not long ago, I sent an email to a friend with a bunch of book recommendations in it (more than he bargained for, I’m sure, but he didn’t know who he was dealing with), and I said that I sometimes put off reading the final books in series,… Continue reading Book Review – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review – Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Where do I even begin??? Okay, ahem, I can fangirl later in the review. I have been meaning to read the Six of Crows duology basically since I started diving into book twitter and heard about it for the first time. But I held off. I was a little bit scared of it, because everyone… Continue reading Book Review – Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Top 10 Tuesday – New-To-Me Authors I Read in 2017

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is now run by That Artsy Reader Girl! Yay! I’ve loved making it a (semi) regular post on this blog! This week, I’m talking about new-to-me authors that I read and loved in 2017, and let me tell you –… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – New-To-Me Authors I Read in 2017

Book Review – Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

We maaaaaaade it to the end of the Grisha trilogy. I stayed up super late to finish this book while on vacation, and I still feel fairly wrecked. I was so happy to hear that there were more books in the universe, but none of them really feature Alina or Mal, and that makes me… Continue reading Book Review – Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo