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Growing Up or Growing Out: A Complex Relationship with YA Fantasy

In 2020, I've picked up 99 different books. Of those 99 books, only 19 can be classified as YA fantasy, whether a contemporary setting with elements of magic or a whole other world. And of those 19, I've only finished 10 and we're almost half way through the year. For further context, I finished 142… Continue reading Growing Up or Growing Out: A Complex Relationship with YA Fantasy

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March and April Book Haul

I kept putting off doing my March book haul, so finally I decided to just combine the two! And of course, these two months were....a busy time for my bookshelves because I finally started my job and was getting paid and also feel like I must single-handedly save all independent bookstores. I purchased most of… Continue reading March and April Book Haul

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Among the Beasts and Briar’s: Six Reasons to Pre-Order Ashley Poston’s Next Book

Ashley Poston is a pretty prolific writer. Since 2017, she's already published four books, and she has two more releasing this year. One is a companion to Geekerella, titled Bookish and the Beast, and the other is a new fantasy book, Among the Beasts and Briars. And while this fantasy doesn't come out until October… Continue reading Among the Beasts and Briar’s: Six Reasons to Pre-Order Ashley Poston’s Next Book

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The Importance of Body Positive Media: A Guest Post and Giveaway with Jenna Guillaume

Welcome to the What I Like About Me Blog Tour!To celebrate the US release of What I Like About Me by Jenna Guillaume on April 1st, blogs across the web are featuring exclusive original content from Jenna, as well as 10 chances to win a finished copy of What I Like About Me and WILAM pocket mirror,… Continue reading The Importance of Body Positive Media: A Guest Post and Giveaway with Jenna Guillaume