Reading Roundup – August 2016

Just three books this month. But three pretty solid books! The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet – Becky Chambers 5/5 Characterization. This is how you do it.  This book was SO well written. It felt so real. Don’t go in Read More …

5 Most Anticipated Reads: August to December

2016 has been a fantastic book year so far. We’ve fought the Silver army, we got the crown, we traveled through time, and we survived the harsh desert. But, we still have more adventures to experience. Here are the five books Read More …

July 2016 Book Haul

              United as One – Pittacus Lore Penguin UK were amazing and sent me a copy for a giveaway.  Enter the giveaway here! (Book Depository / Amazon US / Amazon CA) For the Record – Charlotte Huang I won this one through a Read More …

Reading Roundup – June 2016

I read a ton more than I thought I had. I’ll see if I can keep the momentum going for July! Cruel Crown – Victoria Aveyard 3/5 – Companion book of two short stories in the Red Queen universe.  Queen Song was Read More …

June 2016 Book Haul

Just one lonely physical book as it was a ebook heavy month! Armada – Ernest Cline I absolutely loved Ready Player One so it was only natural to pick up the author’s other book! (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Book Depository) ebooks: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Read More …

Reading Roundup – May 2016

An Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir 5/5 – Hands down one of my favourite books I’ve recently read.  Well written, captivating plot, and great characters!  Read my review here. (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) Barkskins – Annie Proulx 3/5 – A bit underwhelmed by Read More …

May 2016 Book Haul

Another good month for books! Micro – Michael Crichton Michael Crichton is one of my favourite authors (Timeline and Jurassic Park are two of my all time favourite books ever).  Micro was completed by Richard Preston after Crichton’s death, so I’m not Read More …

Reading Roundup – March/April 2016

Stars Above – Marissa Meyer 4/5 – Great collection of short stories which flesh out the characters in The Lunar Chronicles.  I highly recommend it if you are a fan of the series! (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) The Love That Split the World – Read More …

March/April Book Haul

I’ve reached a point where I’m happy with the quality and quantity of the books I’ve collected over the past year.  Moving forward, I’m going to be even pickier about the books I buy so I don’t end up with Read More …

February Book Haul

Travelers Rest – Keith Lee Morris I won this from W&N Books on Twitter.  It’s being described as Groundhog Day meets The Shining. (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) The Final Empire – Brandon Sanderson Book one in an epic fantasy series.  I’ve heard good things, so I hope Read More …

January 2016 Book Haul

Apparently January was ‘Buy Blue Books’ month! The Rest of Us Just Live Here – Patrick Ness (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) Shiver – Maggie Stiefvater (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) Linger – Maggie Stiefvater (Amazon US / Amazon CA / Indigo / Book Depository) Forever – Maggie Stiefvater (Amazon US / Amazon Read More …

Reading Roundup – January 2016

I can’t remember the last time I read so many books in one month!  It wasn’t as difficult as I thought so I’m going to try and keep the momentum. 4/5 to 5/5 Books Glass Sword (Red Queen #2) – Victoria Read More …