Wrong in a Lot of Ways

Wrong in All the Right Ways: A Novel by Tiffany Brownlee My rating: 2 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. I've already been your sister and your girlfriend, so being your friend shouldn't be that difficult. —Emma Wrong in All the… Continue reading Wrong in a Lot of Ways

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That Crime Called Miscommunication

The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski My rating: 5 of 5 stars Were all her lies to Arin worth it, if she couldn't see the truth? Kestrel had thought she'd known what was best for Arin. Perhaps her greatest lies were the ones she'd told to herself. This is the most achingly frustrating novel I… Continue reading That Crime Called Miscommunication

Crying in the Deep

Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young My rating: 1.5 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. (I apologize for the long delay.) It's time to be a big girl now. And big girls don't cry. —Fergie On page 12, Eelyn says… Continue reading Crying in the Deep

A Book that Won Me Over

The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars She reminded herself bitterly that this was what curiosity had bought her: fifty keystones for a singer who refused to sing, a friend who wasn't her friend, some one who was hers and yet would never be hers. The Winner's Curse is now… Continue reading A Book that Won Me Over

Too Much of a Good Thing

The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton My rating: 2 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Sometimes we forgive others because it keeps our own hearts whole, not because they deserve it or for any thought of them. What in… Continue reading Too Much of a Good Thing

Q & A with B.T. Gottfred

Happy Tuesday, bookworms! I recently finished The Handsome Girl & Her Beautiful Boy and gave it 4.5 stars. I really enjoyed reading this YA novel because it powerfully depicts the fluidity of masculinity and femininity. I've always been a fan of gender discourse, so this book was a pleasure to read. Hence, I'm very grateful that the… Continue reading Q & A with B.T. Gottfred

Love Is Love

The Handsome Girl & Her Beautiful Boy by B.T. Gottfred My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. A man who reads effeminate may well be consistently heterosexual, and another one might be gay. We can't read sexuality off of… Continue reading Love Is Love

Tickle Me Orange

Orange: The Complete Collection, Volume 1 by Ichigo Takano My rating: 4 of 5 stars Maybe it's impossible to live life without any regrets. Even when you know the future...you'll still mess up. Orange was a wonderful introduction for me to manga. Yup, I'm a manga neophyte! 😀 I'm sorry I joined the bandwagon only… Continue reading Tickle Me Orange

Matters of the Heart

Heartless by Marissa Meyer My rating: 5 of 5 stars Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. — Oscar Wilde Heartless is such an emotional masterpiece. If The Lunar Chronicles gave you a lot of feels, then this book will give you tons… Continue reading Matters of the Heart

A Legendary Sequel

Legendary by Stephanie Garber My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. She'd thought that she was the key to his entire game. But, of course, Legend was playing more than one game. Caraval took my breath away last year.… Continue reading A Legendary Sequel