Review – The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead

May 7, 2016 | Book Review by Austine
Review – The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead

I should have DNFed this book ages ago. It should be noted that Richelle Mead is one of my favorite authors and up until her most recent releases (i.e. Soundless) that held true. But I held faith in her other books so I picked this up. Cue boredom. I mean, honestly, did anything happen in this book? ANYTHING? I couldn’t care less about the protagonist, Adelaide, or her […]

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#FF & Favorite Book Genres

May 6, 2016 | Weekly by Austine
#FF & Favorite Book Genres

What are your favorite genres in books? These are in order for both young adult and adult fiction! FANTASY Paranormal Romance Urban fantasy Regency/Historical Romance Dystopian Steampunk Science Fiction What are your favorite genres?

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Top Ten Childhood Characters I’d Like to Revisit as an Adult

May 3, 2016 | Weekly by Austine
Top Ten Childhood Characters I’d Like to Revisit as an Adult

Daine (Immortals quartet by Tamora Pierce) – Together, we created wild magic, transformed into animals, spoke to them, healed them; wish I had that power now Alanna (Song of the Lioness quartet by Tamora Pierce) – my role model from younger days, proving a woman can do anything and be just as good if not better than a man Eragon (Inheritance series by Christopher Paolini) – […]

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Review – Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

May 1, 2016 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

Three kingdoms and all it takes is one drunk to start an all-out war. This multi-narrator novel left me breathless from start to finish. Rhodes introduces you to a continent relatively at peace until a princess decides to go on an adventure and one of her companions kills a boy. This boy’s brother wants revenge. Meanwhile, to the north, the great and terrible king is […]

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#FF & 3 Favorite Book Heroines

April 29, 2016 | Weekly by Austine
#FF & 3 Favorite Book Heroines

3 favorite heroines, books they’re in, and why you love them These woman are not only badass, but they kick ass too. From some of my absolute favorite series, these characters really made the books as amazing as they are. Who are your favorite heroines?

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Top Ten Bookworm Delights

April 26, 2016 | Weekly by Austine
Top Ten Bookworm Delights

It’s the little things in life that really make it worth living, right? Here are a few of the bookish things I enjoy for no other reason than that I am a book lover. Matching covers AND spines. Stop. I’m drooling. Too much shelf prettiness. Hearing a song that fits a character perfectly. When the author is too good and suddenly your favorite character is […]

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Review – Seduction Wears Sapphires by Renee Bernard

April 24, 2016 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Seduction Wears Sapphires by Renee Bernard

An American comes to town in this historical romance set in London (as many of them tend to be). Caroline Townsend, hailing from Boston, comes to the city across the pond to fulfill a request by an English nobleman, a friend of her late grandfather. The task? Chaperone his grandson to make sure he is well-behaved for the social season. As a regency novel, this story […]

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