All the Books I Read in September – Mini Reviews

We’re already nearing the end of October, so this wrap-up is rather late, but it’s been a busy month so far! I had my birthday and I found a new job, which I’m starting in a few days. I’m going to be working in a bookstore again and I’m really looking forward to it. Isn’t […]

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Why I Was Disappointed by The Midnight Library

Nora’s life has been going from bad to worse. Then at the stroke of midnight on her last day on earth she finds herself transported to a library. There she is given the chance to undo her regrets and try out each of the other lives she might have lived. First published: 2020 The Midnight […]

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All the Books I Read in August – Mini Reviews

August ended up being a much better reading month than I’d expected initially. I managed to read seven books, and although there were a few disappointments among them, there were also some absolute hits! In this video, I give you my reviews on all of them.

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All the Books I Read in July – Mini Reviews

You might remember that I was planning on participating in the Path or Pantheon Readathon in July. Well, I tried, but I kind of failed! I didn’t manage to read my entire TBR, but I still had fun with the books I did read, so it’s all good. In the end, I finished four books and […]

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Why I Have Mixed Feelings about One Last Stop

For cynical twenty-three-year-old August, moving to New York City is supposed to prove her right: that things like magic and cinematic love stories don’t exist, and the only smart way to go through life is alone. She can’t imagine how waiting tables at a 24-hour pancake diner and moving in with too many weird roommates […]

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Review: History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

Fourteen-year-old Linda lives with her parents in an ex-commune beside a lake in the beautiful, austere backwoods of Northern Minnesota. Isolated at home and an outsider at school, she is mostly left to her own devices. So when a young family – mother, father and little boy Paul – move into the cabin across the […]

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All the Books I Read in April – Mini Reviews

In April, I didn’t read as many books as I’d anticipated – the month just seems to have flown by! I did get to read one of my most anticipated releases of the year, though, as well as one of the books on my list of ten books I “have” to read in 2021. I […]

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Why This Is a Great Time to Read the Wayfarers Series

For a lot of people, reading has changed quite a bit since the start of the pandemic. Some people have started reading much more than they did previously, while others have found themselves a bit too restless to read much. I think I fall in the first category: I’ve definitely read a lot more than […]

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All the Books I Read in March – Mini Reviews

March was a weird month with lots of ups and downs for me, but it did end up being a great reading month! I read all of the books on my TBR for the readathon I was participating in, and I even liked most of them. There were a relatively high number of two star […]

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Review: The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker

In an isolated college town in the hills of Southern California, a freshman girl stumbles into her dorm room, falls asleep—and doesn’t wake up. She sleeps through the morning, into the evening. Her roommate, Mei, cannot rouse her. Neither can the paramedics who carry her away, nor the perplexed doctors at the hospital. Then a […]

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