Non Fiction · Religion · Reviews

Present Over Perfect β€” Realizing Self Care Really Is A Thing

Guess who’s baaaaaaack! πŸ˜… Wow. It’s been a while, friends. To be honest, I had to look at my wordpress admin settings to remember when I had last posted anything on here (hint: it’s been a WHILE). If I was wiser and just a little trendier, I’d be telling you how I purposely took a…… Continue reading Present Over Perfect β€” Realizing Self Care Really Is A Thing

Fantasy · Reviews · Science Fiction · Young Adult Fiction

The Lunar Chronicles, by Marissa Meyer

4/5 ⭐️ ( Cinder + Scarlet + Cress + Winter) It’s a few hundred years into the Third Era, and after rebuilding from the ground up after World War 4, Earth is finally united and at peace. The only thing that poses a major threat is the mysterious, incurable letumosis, a pandemic sweeping the planet…… Continue reading The Lunar Chronicles, by Marissa Meyer

Non Fiction · Religion · Reviews

The Bad Habits of Jesus, by Leonard Sweet

2/5 ⭐️ This book is titled The Bad Habits of Jesus: Showing Us the Way To Live Right In A World Gone Wrong, and takes a closer look at several things that Jesus did during his earthly ministry that were considered culturally rude or politically incorrect. Leonard Sweet’s aim is to draw attention to Jesus’…… Continue reading The Bad Habits of Jesus, by Leonard Sweet

Juvenile Fiction · Mystery · Reviews

Book Scavenger, by Jennifer Chambliss Bertram

4/5 ⭐️ Well, I’m definitely on a middle grade kick right now, and I’m seriously considering having that be the main genre for all of my reviews. I can’t seem to get enough! There’s something so refreshing about middle gradeβ€”there are always new ideas and stories and adventures to be had, and in the end…… Continue reading Book Scavenger, by Jennifer Chambliss Bertram

Fantasy · Juvenile Fiction · Reviews

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, by Catherynne M. Valente

5/5⭐️ “I am a sly and wicked narrator. If there is a secret to be plumbed for your benefit, Dear Reader, I shall strap on a head-lamp and a pick-ax and have at it.” When you come across a book with a title so long the bookstore closes by the time you finish reading it,…… Continue reading The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, by Catherynne M. Valente

Fantasy · Juvenile Fiction · Reviews

Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel, by Megan Morrison

5/5 ⭐️ Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel by Megan Morrison is a fun new twist on the classic fairytale, and even though I never get tired of remakes of her story, this one in particular is fresh and original and bushels of fun, and probably my all time favorite! For the most part, when you…… Continue reading Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel, by Megan Morrison

Juvenile Fiction · Reviews

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs

2.5/5 ⭐️ Anticipating its very own film that released last week, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children was one of the most popular YA books of 2016. It was recommended to me a long time ago, and I finally got around to reading it last weekend to prepare for the film release, but to be…… Continue reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs