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!)”

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)”

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)”

Quote of the Week!

“A thousand electric cars could run on how you feel when you know that the person you like likes you back. It feels incredible. Like it shouldn’t be possible. Of all the happy coincidences to ever exist, it’s one of the happiest.” — Emma Mills, First & Then

THE BAG by Tash Broom (An Original Story)

BLOGGERS NOTE: Hey guys! Sorry I don’t have a review for you guys this week. I’ve been wrapping up a lot of series at the moment, but haven’t completed any fully yet, so I haven’t been able to write a review. Instead, I’m posting a story I wrote back when I was under the pseudonymContinue reading “THE BAG by Tash Broom (An Original Story)”

Underrated Contemporary’s

So, I went through this massive phase where I was obsessed with reading Contemporary novels. It’s only recently that I’ve started to slowly pull out from that and wander back into the world of dragons and elves. So before I dive completely into the fantasy realm, I thought I’d compile a list of contemporary booksContinue reading “Underrated Contemporary’s”

DEAR JOHN by Nicholas Sparks (10 point Review!)

A standalone novel. Genre: Literary fiction – RomanceTarget Audience: 13+ Goodreads Rating: 3/5 I found the characters to be really in-depth. They’re like Shrek, they have layers. Like an onion! Despite the characters being layered, there was one character that I grew to dislike. I’m not gonna say who, but 🙄 *eyeroll* I really liked the way it was told.Continue reading “DEAR JOHN by Nicholas Sparks (10 point Review!)”