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READING CHALLENGE: ARC August Wrap Up & Mini Reviews

Look we were busy in August and neither of us prioritized our ARC TBRs (who is surprised; not us), so we decided to do a joint wrap up. See our ambitious TBRs here. *Thanks to all the publishers & NetGalley for eARCs in exchange for honest reviews* Bree's Wrap Up I totally did not achieve… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC August Wrap Up & Mini Reviews

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BOOK REVIEW: Heartstopper: Volumes 1-3

Heartstopper: Volumes 1-3 by Alice Oseman Publication Dates: September 2016,  July 11th 2019, & February 6th 2020 TW: homophobia, bullying, off-page outing, sexual assault, minor violence, discussion of eating disorders and self-harm Heartstopper: Volume One Heartstopper: Volume Two Heartstopper: Volume Three I swear by now everyone has either heard of, or seen the Heartstopper graphic… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Heartstopper: Volumes 1-3

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READING CHALLENGE: ARC August TBRs

Hello we suck at TBRs, but WE ARE TRYING!! Welcome to our mood-reader blog, home of well-intentioned, yet ill-fated TBRs. Anyways, we would love to burn through some ARCs this fine August, so we decided to participate in ARC August once again this year! Our Previous ARC August Wrap Ups: Bree's Wrap Up 2020 Tree's… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC August TBRs

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BOOK REVIEW: This Will Be Funny Someday

This Will Be Funny Someday by Katie Henry Publication Date: January 19th, 2021 TW: gaslighting, bullying, off-page abuse  As a long time fan of Katie Henry's humor (I recommend following her on Twitter), I couldn't wait to get my hands on her new book, This Will be Funny Someday. Especially since I absolutely loved her… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: This Will Be Funny Someday

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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

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BLOGMAS DAY ONE: Blogmas Announcement & End of the Year TBR

Happy Blogmas! We are not able to write enough blog posts to do the full 25 days of Blogmas, so instead we are doing The Ten Days of Blogmas! Check out all our past Blogmas posts here. Today we are sharing our end of the year TBRs. If you're new here, we are both big… Continue reading BLOGMAS DAY ONE: Blogmas Announcement & End of the Year TBR

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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: Reverie

Reverie by Ryan La SalaPublication Date: December 3, 2019 I haven't written a review in a while, and that's probably because very few of my recent reads have wholly won me over. Thankfully, Reverie has ended that streak. It does starts off a little bumpy due to the main character, Kane, having amnesia from an… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Reverie

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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