The First Horror Novel (Fun Bookish Facts!)

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! In 1764, Horace Walpole published his first ever novel, The Castle of Otranto. After the publication of this novel, he lead his readers to believe that this story was non-fiction and that all of the twists and turns that occured throughout the plot were true. Eventually, in the second edition of The CastleContinue reading “The First Horror Novel (Fun Bookish Facts!)”

Buzzfeed Quiz: Am I More Like Katniss or Tris? (Tiggity Tag Friday)

I mean, I don’t know about you, but all I’ve ever wanted from life was for Buzzfeed to decide who I’m more like, and today the contenders for who I’m more like Tris or Katniss (two kickass leading lady’s). Let’s see if I’d do better in The Hunger Games or Divergent! (You can play alongContinue reading “Buzzfeed Quiz: Am I More Like Katniss or Tris? (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

PRIDE FLAG BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)

I love that the title rhymes. It’s half the reason I chose it, the other half is because I like colours and what’s more colourful than pride? Work it sister, I’m loving how you look. There’s nothing better than a hella nice rainbow. 1: Red (Life): a book with a spirited protagonist totally proud ofContinue reading “PRIDE FLAG BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Buzzfeed YA Moral Alignment Quiz (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Everyone splurges on their time a little to enjoy one of Buzfeed’s many quizzes, so I’ve decided that I’m going to put myself to the test in one of their YA Quizzes and see just where my moral alignment is. I’m going to answer some bookish questions to figure out where I stand. i’m excited!Continue reading “Buzzfeed YA Moral Alignment Quiz (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Midyear Freak Out Book Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Sooo, this is my first ever time doing this tag, and I’m pretty excited to dive right in! I’m not 100% certain who created this tag, but it’s been around for the longest time. So, props to the marvellous mastermind behind this incredible tag. The Midyear Freak Out Book Tag is focusing on the booksContinue reading “Midyear Freak Out Book Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Book Battle Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Hello! Welcome! Today, I’ve decided to do something a little different! Instead of stealing other people’s tag ideas, I decided that I want to create one. Now, in saying this, I haven’t checked to see whether or not this tag has been done before, I just know that I want to try it. So, ifContinue reading “Book Battle Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

WARRIOR OF THE WILD – Tricia Levenseller (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – FantasyTarget Audience: 13+ Rating: C- (61%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description:How do you kill a god?As her father’s chosen heir, eighteen-year-old Rasmira has trained her whole life to become a warrior and lead her village. But when her coming-of-age trial is sabotaged and she fails the test, her father banishes her to the monster-filled wildernessContinue reading “WARRIOR OF THE WILD – Tricia Levenseller (Honest Review)”

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Black Books (25/30)

Welcome to the Twelfth shelf of the Rainbow Bookshelf Tour! This is the twenty-fifth segment of the Tour. If you want to view the other colours in the rainbow, click here! (I know, black isn’t a part of the rainbow, but I think they’re just as important as the rest!) My name is Tash and you’ll be witnessing allContinue reading “Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Black Books (25/30)”

THE ARCHIVED – V.E Schwab (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Magical Realism Target Audience: 13+ Rating: B+ (86%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Description: Each body has a story to tell, a life seen in pictures only Librarians can read. The dead are called Histories, and the vast realm in which they rest is the Archive.Da first brought Mackenzie Bishop here four years ago, when sheContinue reading “THE ARCHIVED – V.E Schwab (Honest Review)”

WHISPER – Chrissie Perry (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary Target Audience: 13+ Rating: F (22%)Goodreads Rating: 2/5 Goodreads Description:When I go swimming, I am no different from anyone else. Everyone is deaf underwater. Demi swims to forget her problems. The mess she’s made with Jules, the only guy who seems to understand her. Being ignored by her old friends while she tries toContinue reading “WHISPER – Chrissie Perry (Honest Review)”