I Have an Announcement to Make!

Hi all! Super short but EXCITING post for this week's Thursday blog. Basically...I've been keeping secrets. A secret. To quote a majestic Taylor Swift: are you ready for it? October 15th, I was contacted by someone at Penguin Teen to become a #PenguinTeenPartner!! I was FLOORED when I received this email! I wish you all…

Favorite Book Tropes + Recommendations

I think every reader has something that the absolutely love to see in books. For some people, it's close family connections. For others, it's hate-to-love romance. Today, I bring you my four of my favorite fictional tropes along with and some recommendations for books that have said tropes. #1: Ambiguous antagonists Antagonists that obviously start…

Discussion Post: Let’s Talk About the Language of Book Reviews

With the sort-of hiatus I took while I was migrating my blog here to WordPress, I took that time to really think about the beneficial changes the migration could bring. I was particularly reflective about the quality of my book reviews. As a blogger of any kind, I think one of the tools you should…