Book Review: Shadow Rise (Shadow Fall Book 2) by Audrey Grey

The plans have gone awry, the Trials are no longer, and Maia has been captured by the Emperor. She quickly finds a way to escape and is surprised to discover the Rebels have a fortress and an army. But she knows they're going to lose if they march into battle with the Emperor, and the asteroid Pandora is still rushing toward them. Maia will have to find a way to gather some people and sneak into...
 

Update: The Weekly Update 10/1/17

I need a new name for these posts since they don't seem to happening weekly anymore. This time it's not entirely my fault though. I was going to start doing them every other week, and then freaking Hurricane Irma showed up and screwed up everything. My family and our houses were all fine since the hurricane ended up not hitting any of us directly, but I lost power for nine and a half days, then I...
 

Cover Characteristics: Best Book Covers from Books I Read in 2016

So you know how I usually choose ten covers/series for my Cover Characteristic posts? Well... Hahahahahahahahaha---Not happening this time. I don't know what happened this year, if it was just coincidence or if I started judging books more by their covers and letting myself be drawn in by all the pretty ones, but I read SO MANY books with gorgeous covers this year, and I want to share them all....
 

Bookish Musings: Top Ten Male Characters from Books I Read in 2016

Alright, peeps. It's that time of year again when I tell you all about my favorite characters! I know this probably won't be my most popular post, but I love it nonetheless because characters are my lifeblood. They are what gives me the emotion and the feels when I read, and that's what I love most in books. I might still sometimes give a book a high rating even without great characters if it's...
 

Book Review: Shadow Fall (Shadow Fall Book 1) by Audrey Grey

With a mother who abandoned her and a father who was killed, Maia has spent the last seven years imprisoned, hiding, and just barely surviving, even though she knows the asteroid Pandora is going to destroy the earth soon anyway. But when a mysterious benefactor finds Maia and offers her the chance to compete in the Shadow Trials for a spot on the space station with the Emperor and his Gold...
 

The Weekly Update: 9/25/16

Alright, last week I mentioned cinnamon brooms because, drumroll please... I gots myself a cinnamon broom and I'm all excited about it! I also promised you a story though, so here it is. Cinnamon is probably my favorite scent. I just LOVE it. (I also like to eat it, but that's not the point right now.) So for years growing up I begged my mother every holiday season to buy a cinnamon broom, but...