A Change in Altitude by Anita Shreve
There are some books I could reread constantly, and there are some I've been dying to reread this year either because I love them so much or to revisit them before their TV or film adaptation arrives. Here are my top five! A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket After the Baudelaire children's parents are … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Want to Reread
Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she's struggling to conceal her power, and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. But even within the overgrown gardens, murky swamps and crumbling graveyards of the forgotten South, a secret … Continue reading TBR Tuesday #5
So it is almost midnight on the eighteenth of November, and I just got home from watching Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. I have been blown away. It is fantastic.
Let me start by saying I love Alice in Wonderland, and I love Marissa Meyer, so this book was high up on my most anticipated of the year list. And now I've finished it, I'll definitely be picking up a hard copy for my shelf next time I'm at the bookshop.
One Summer by David Baldacci It's almost Christmas, but there is no joy in the house of terminally ill Jack and his family. With only a short time left to live, he spends his last days preparing to say goodbye to his devoted wife, Lizzie, and their three children. Then, unthinkably, tragedy strikes again: Lizzie is … Continue reading TBR Tuesday #4
My Goodreads rating: 5 stars. A beautiful debut novel of love and loss. Anyone who has lost someone can relate to Lennie - and even if you haven't, Jandy Nelson makes it so clear how truly lost Lennie feels that she is completely relatable. This book is not really a romance. I mean, it is, … Continue reading Rhia Reviews: The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
My Goodreads rating: 3 stars. I could have really enjoyed this book, and there are two main reasons why I didn't. 1) It reminds me so much of other books, mostly notably Panic by Lauren Oliver (and yes I know this came out first, but I read Panic first) but also something else that I can't quite place? 2) … Continue reading Rhia Reviews: Nerve by Jeanne Ryan
Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen Kelsea Glynn is the sole heir to the throne of Tearling but has been raised in secret by foster parents after her mother – Queen Elyssa, as vain as she was stupid – was murdered for ruining … Continue reading TBR Tuesday #3
I'm so excited to have an opportunity to join in on something like Top 5 Wednesday. I've seen other blogs and booktubers do it and now it's my turn! See the T5W Goodreads group here. So this week it's the top 5 most misleading synopses, so that's synopses that make a you think a book … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Most Misleading Synopses