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House Of Hollow

House of Hollow Author: Krystal Sutherland Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 6, 2021 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers CONTENT WARNING: blood, bullying, mental illness, suicide, death, gore, sexual assault, alcoholism, drug use, vomit, violence, death or a child Iris Hollow and her two older […]

Why I DNF Books

Do you DNF? If you’re not familiar with the term, it stands for Do Not Finish, and refers to when you give up on a book for any reason.  I struggled with DNFing books for a while, and would force myself to plod through a book that I […]

The Hunger

The Hunger Author: Alma Katsu Genre: Horror/Historical Fiction Publication Date: March 6, 2018 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons CONTENT WARNING: death of a child, gore, blood, murder, suicide attempt, racism, homophobia, violence, infidelity, harm to an animal, incest, suicide, sexual assault on a child, cannibalism Evil is invisible, and […]

This Poison Heart

This Poison Heart Author: Kalynn Bayron Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 29, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: This Poison Heart #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: violence, gore, death Darkness […]

TTT – Summer 2021 TBR

This week we’re talking about books that are on my summer 2021 TBR. And I’ve got a LOT! I’ve been working on reading my NetGalley ARCs, but I also want to start paying more attention to my library books. This is important, because I have renewed them so […]

The Maidens

The Maidens Author: Alex Michaelides Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: June 15, 2021 Publisher: Celadon Books/Macmillan Audio Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with a copy of this audiobook. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: grief, mention of sexual and physical abuse, death, mention of […]

The Doomsday Book Of Fairy Tales

The Doomsday Book of Fairy Tales Author: Emily Brewes Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: June 8, 2021 Publisher: Dundurn Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, gore, death, […]

The Nature Of Witches

The Nature of Witches Author: Rachel Griffin Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 1, 2021 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, blood For centuries, witches have maintained the […]

Fae Friday – Pride Month 2021

Here’s how it works: Here’s this week’s prompt:  Happy Pride Month! It’s #FaeFriday and I can’t wait to celebrate my first pride which is why the prompt this week is: What are some of your favorite LGBTQIA+ authors? I have a bunch of favorite LGBTQIA+ authors, so the […]