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I'm Leah! The woman behind Leah's Books, a blog where I write book reviews and post other bookish content.

November 2020 Monthly Wrap Up

Welcome to December! We’re in the home stretch of this dumpster fire of a year.  I still want to keep up with the trend of highlighting positive things each month, so here’s my positives for November: I made major progress in reading my ARCs. I got the 50 […]

One To Watch

One to Watch Author: Kate Stayman-London Genre: Romance Publication Date: July 7, 2020  Publisher: Dial Press Bea Schumacher is a devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger who has amazing friends, a devoted family, legions of Insta followers — and a massively broken heart. Like the rest of America, Bea […]

TTT – Thanksgiving

This week’s prompt is a Thanksgiving freebie! It’s been a super difficult year for all of us, and keeping my focus on the things that I’m grateful for is one way that I try my best to stay positive. So for this week’s top ten list, I’m going […]

Game Of Cones

Game of Cones Author: Cynthia Baxter Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: November 24, 2020 Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation Series: Lickety Splits Ice Cream Shoppe Mystery #4 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. From the […]

Warmaidens

Warmaidens Author: Kelly Coon Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: December 15, 2020 Publisher: Delacorte Press Series: Gravemaidens #2 I received an ARC of this book from NetGalley. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: alcohol abuse, gore, torture Just a few moons after escaping the tomb […]

These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Fantasy, Historical Fiction Publication Date: November 17, 2020 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: These Violent Delights #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: […]

Fae Friday – Jealousy

Here’s the rules: The fae are known to have a jealous streak which is why the prompt this week is: What is a book has jealousy as a main theme? Jealousy was a major part of the plot in My Sister, The Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite. Korede […]

The Outstanding Blogger Award

I was nominated for this award by Riddhi @ Whispering Stories, and I’m super flattered. If you haven’t already visited (and followed) her blog, you definitely should, because she is seriously awesome and posts some really cool stuff. Rules: Provide the link to the creator’s original award post. (very […]

The Once And Future Witches

The Once and Future Witches Author: Alix E. Harrow Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: October 13, 2020 Publisher: Orbit TRIGGER WARNING: homophobia, racism, sexism, torture, imprisonment, mention of abuse, kidnapping, mention of harm to an animal “I am terrified and I am terrible. I am fearful and I am […]