Book Review: The City in the Middle of the Night

The City in the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders 🌺🌺🌺.5 (3.5/5) The planet of January is tidally locked, with one side always facing the day, the other facing the night. In the narrow band of twilight humans live in the authoritarian Xiosphant, where waking and sleeping and strictly regimented and everyone knows … Continue reading Book Review: The City in the Middle of the Night

Book Review: This is How You Lose the Time War

This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 ALL THE STARS!! I'm not sure if I'm reeling from that ending or how the entire book wove and threaded and braided its way into my heart and soul, and how I fell hard for Red and Blue and their long games. It all … Continue reading Book Review: This is How You Lose the Time War

Book Review: With the Fire on High

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 What follows is my terrible, awful, no good review because 1) I have no words to describe this amazing book and 2) Elizabeth Acevedo's writing is like Emoni's cooking: brilliant and beyond words. Emoni Santiago has a lot on her plate—juggling school, a part time job … Continue reading Book Review: With the Fire on High

Top 10 Tuesday: Childhood Favorites

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, featuring a different top 10 theme each week. Last week I accidentally mixed up July 2nd and July 9th's dates. Whoops. Last week, I saw a lot of people posting their favorite picture books and honestly I can't remember what picture books I loved—although … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Childhood Favorites