wrap up

Adventures in June 2020

This month was honestly really exhausting mentally. I definitely over booked myself and will probably be stepping back a bit in July and August while I try to focus more on my exams (hm, let's see how that goes though). I have put myself on a buying ban until I take one exam so let's… Continue reading Adventures in June 2020

book reviews

Scarlet Odyssey bt C.T. Rwizi REVIEW

Scarlet Odyssey by C.T. Rwizi Publication Date: July 1st, 2020 Rating: 3.5/5 Magic is women’s work; war is men’s. But in the coming battle, none of that will matter. Men do not become mystics. They become warriors. But eighteen-year-old Salo has never been good at conforming to his tribe’s expectations. For as long as he… Continue reading Scarlet Odyssey bt C.T. Rwizi REVIEW

Blog Tours, book reviews

Caffeine Book Tours: Unravel the Dusk Review + Giveaway

Make sure to follow @CaffeineTours on twitter Unravel the Dusk by Elizabeth Lim Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Publication date: July 7th, 2020 Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy Rating: 4.5/5 The thrilling sequel to SPIN THE DAWN, a magical series steeped in Chinese culture. Maia Tamarin’s journey to sew the dresses of the sun, the… Continue reading Caffeine Book Tours: Unravel the Dusk Review + Giveaway

Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites: June 21st-27th

Check out last week's favorites HERE. THIS blog post about the 24 hour readathon Noura did has me wishing I could do one! I also really loved Noura's Forest of Souls book tag! It's a book I'm really excited for so check out the tag HERE.If you're looking for some more books to read by… Continue reading Weekly Favorites: June 21st-27th

About Me, book recs

24 Characters that have shaped my Personality

So because I'm 24 now (huh), I decided to share 24 characters that I absolutely love that have definitely shaped my personality in some way whether it be someone I aspire to be or someone who has definitely influenced some part of how I act or just characters I felt immediately connected to that I… Continue reading 24 Characters that have shaped my Personality

book reviews

Hunted By the Sky Review

Hunted by the Sky (The Wrath of Ambar #1) by Tanaz Bhathena Publisher: Farrar, Straus and GirouxRelease Date: June 23rd, 2020 Genre: YA, Fantasy Rating: 4/5 Gul has spent her life running. She has a star-shaped birthmark on her arm, and in the kingdom of Ambar, girls with such birthmarks have been disappearing for years. Gul's mark… Continue reading Hunted By the Sky Review

Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites: June 14th-20th

Check out last time's Weekly Faves HERE. If you haven't checked out the #WorldOfDaevabad Tour make sure to check it out! I have a post too but I really loved this guest post on Neelam's blog about the parallels between Nahri and Alizayd!I thought this post about how disabilities affect queerness was really interesting and… Continue reading Weekly Favorites: June 14th-20th

Blog Tours

World of Daevabad Tour: Daevabad Characters in Camp Half-Blood

First of all I'd like to thank Neelam @ The Tsundoku Chronicles for graciously letting me use her idea because I literally couldn't think of my own and helping me out! As a demigod from Cabin 7 (Apollo), I got SUPER excited when thinking about what Cabins each character from this series would be sorted… Continue reading World of Daevabad Tour: Daevabad Characters in Camp Half-Blood

Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites: June 7th-14th

I'm currently reading A Song of Wraiths and Ruin and it's so good so far and if you need reasons to read it check out this list of reasons!Alicia has an amazing list of perfect summer reads that you should check out HERE.Honestly I'm kind of going through a blogging slump so these tips were… Continue reading Weekly Favorites: June 7th-14th

book reviews

Kingdom of Copper Review

Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty Release Date: Feb 21, 2019 Rating: 5/5 Stars Nahri’s life changed forever the moment she accidentally summoned Dara, a formidable, mysterious djinn, during one of her schemes. Whisked from her home in Cairo, she was thrust into the dazzling royal court of Daevabad and quickly discovered she would need… Continue reading Kingdom of Copper Review