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Review: The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid


I’ll do it or I’ll destroy this empire trying. HOLY. WOW. YOU GUYS. I was totally blown away by this book! This is one of the most unique concepts I’ve read in a very long time! The Diabolic has a very vivid setting with thought out, complex world building. It felt very real and I was super impressed! (A map would have been nice though. Hopefully in the finished copy!) This book felt much like a mixture of Red Rising & Hunger Games. Everything […]

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[Horror October] Top Ten Tuesday: Creepy Covers


Yay, another week where Top Ten Tuesday coincides with a topic I had chosen for Horror October! Today I’ve chosen my top ten favorite creepy book covers! Sadly I didn’t like the ones that I actually read (Fiendish, Miss Peregrine’s Home, Shutter) but THE COVERS DUDE. I sure do love me a creepy book cover!       What’s your favorite creepy cover?

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Heartbeat Weekly (94): YALLfest 2016 Recap & Giveaway


Took me long enough to get around to a recap, eh? Only two months >.< And now I’m SUPER behind on my hauls! Here’s what I got last month, I’ll do a separate haul for December!   November Haul From YALLfest: All of these are signed! Beta by Rachel Cohn Proxy by Alex London Riders by Veronica Rossi Into the Still Blue by Veronica Rossi A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir Gemina by Jay Kristoff/Amie Kaufman (ARC) Gemina […]

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