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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.

Nameless Queen

I received an Advance Reader Copy of this book through NetGalley. I am providing this review voluntarily. Nameless Queen by Rebecca McLaughlin is a debut YA fantasy novel. I couldn’t wait to start reading, especially after seeing Goodreads list it as similar to other books I enjoyed, like […]

Crooked Kingdom

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo is the sequel to Six of Crows. If you haven’t read Six of Crows yet, you may want to check out my post that provides ten reasons why you should read it. If you haven’t read it, you may want to skip over […]

December 2019 Wrap Up

December went by so quickly, and 2019 flew by. Which is a good thing for me, since 2019 was a year in which I was on the struggle bus in so many ways. However, 2019 also allowed me to rediscover the joys of reading, and brought about a […]

Ruin And Rising

Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo is the third book in the Shadow and Bone trilogy. Having loved Shadow and Bone (book 1), and Siege and Storm (book 2), I couldn’t wait to jump into this one. WARNING: While I always make sure not to include spoilers about […]

December 2019 Book Haul

As the year comes to a close, I’m preparing for January and what 2020 is going to bring. I’m going to be participating in two bookish bingo challenges starting in January. The first one is through Bookish First and is just for the month of January, and the […]

TTT Books I Don’t Want As Gifts

This week’s prompt is books I hope to find under my tree. However, this topic is problematic for me for a couple of reasons. First off, I don’t have a Christmas tree since I’m Jewish. Secondly, and the biggest issue is that there isn’t a single person in […]

Siege And Storm

Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo is book #2 in the Shadow and Bone series. It picks up where Shadow and Bone left off, and I was really excited to read it. Leigh Bardugo has quickly become one of my favorite writers, and I could not wait to […]

Throne Of Glass

Since I loved the A Court of Thorns and Roses series so much, and I flew through all the available books in that series, I’ve been going through some severe Sarah J. Maas withdrawal. During a recent trip to my library, I came across Throne of Glass, and […]

Five Tips For Reviewer Etiquette

Authors and book reviewers function in a system where each side benefits from working together. Authors provide books to reviewers, in some cases before they are released to the public. Reviewers read these books and provide honest opinions on their blogs, websites like Goodreads and amazon, and various […]

The Night Circus

As a fairly new book blogger, I sometimes feel as though I’m racing to catch up on current events in the book world. While Erin Morgenstern’s The Starless Sea was released in November 2019, I had only just gotten my hands on a copy of The Night Circus, […]