Blogmas, Themed Posts

BLOGMAS DAY NINE: Books That Surprised Me

2020 has been a year full of surprises, most them them, not great. You would think, nothing would surprise me at this point. But, still some books managed to surprise me. My favorite books are the ones that I have no expectations for that BLOW ME AWAY. I love going into a story and hitting… Continue reading BLOGMAS DAY NINE: Books That Surprised Me

All, Bookish Tags

BOOK TAG: Julie & the Phantoms Bookish Tag

You ever have a book or a tv show that comes into your life at the exact right moment and then sort of take over your life? Well that is what Julie and the Phantoms did to me. I've read the fan fiction, I've seen the memes, I have a DM group with some bookstagrammers… Continue reading BOOK TAG: Julie & the Phantoms Bookish Tag

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BOOK REVIEW: Plain Bad Heroines

Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth Publication Date: October 20, 2020 I typically would write out my own synopsis of a book I am reviewing, but I have been terrible at summarizing a book in a way that actually would make you want to pick it up lol, so here is the Goodreads summary:… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Plain Bad Heroines

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MINI REVIEWS: Books I Reviewed on Instagram But Not On the Blog – YA Books Edition

Are these Mini Review titles getting out of hand yet? I started posting more extensive book reviews on Bookstagram this year. This is in part me trying to reinvent my Bookstagram content since I've been on the platform forever, but also I got rid of monthly mini reviews on the blog and sometimes just want… Continue reading MINI REVIEWS: Books I Reviewed on Instagram But Not On the Blog – YA Books Edition

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BOOK TAG: The Book Cake Tag

I bookmarked this tag after I saw it on Elaine Howlin's blog a million years ago. Here is her post. It seems like this post was created by Suddenly Lorena, but the link to the video no longer is live. Since this Election week has been A LOT I wanted something light and easy to… Continue reading BOOK TAG: The Book Cake Tag

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BLOGTOBER DAY FOUR: When No One is Watching Review

When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole Publication Date: September 1, 2020 TW: racism, violence, violence towards people of color, gun violence, gaslighting, depression I am not a fan of thrillers, I forced myself to read a bunch last fall and uh well you can read about that whole experience here. But, this one has… Continue reading BLOGTOBER DAY FOUR: When No One is Watching Review

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BLOGTOBER DAY ONE: Announcement & Our Favorite Spooky Books

Normally Blogtober runs all month long (and you’re supposed to post everyday), but we don’t have the time, creativity, or attention spans for that. (We do give props to anyone who is able to accomplish that feat though!) This year we are posting for the last 8 days of October, in a pseudo-Halloween countdown. We… Continue reading BLOGTOBER DAY ONE: Announcement & Our Favorite Spooky Books

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BOOK TAG: the folklore book tag

Both of us are obsessed with Taylor Swift, and now folklore too. So when we saw this original tag on Star is All Booked Up, we had to try our hands at it! Some of the prompts ended up being quite tricky to answer, but we hope you give it a try too. Our graphics… Continue reading BOOK TAG: the folklore book tag

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BOOK REVIEW: The Only Plane in the Sky

The Only Plane In the Sky by Garrett M. Graff Publication Date: September 10, 2019 I rarely review nonfiction because it can be subjective based on interests and honestly I do not usually have a ton to say, except, "I learned a lot" or "this was good". But, I want to talk about The Only Plane… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Only Plane in the Sky

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SUMMER SPRINT: Books Worth Rereading

We are huge rereaders here are Words About Words, but as we have become more and more active with the online book community (aka ever growing TBRs, discovering NetGalley, getting ARCs, etc) we have been rereading less. So here are books that we either have reread recently or want to reread in the near(ish) future!… Continue reading SUMMER SPRINT: Books Worth Rereading