If you know me at all, you know I’m a ruthless DNFer. When I’m not enjoying a book, I rarely stick around for very long unless I have a reason to (usually hype, or a friend rec that I trust). I talked about the reasons that I DNF in this post! Here’s a few books that I miraculously didn’t DNF, despite not enjoying them at all. I held out hope that they’d get better (probably due to the hype, or […]
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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl I did a post recently for my overall most anticipated 2019 releases, you can see it HERE! Anticipated releases I’ve already got my hands on Here are the 2019 releases I’m highly anticipating that I already have and just need to read asap! What are some of your most anticipated releases for the first half of the year?
This is what a Beauty and the Beast retelling should be (side eyeing you, ACOTAR), and exactly what I want out of one! I recently read Hunted by Meagan Spooner and it gave me similar vibes, however this one was done a bit better (and definitely has a Beauty that is 10000% better). The characters!!!! Ugh I love them so much! I think that was my favorite part. They were all perfect because they were perfectly flawed. I freaking L O V […]
December haul Bought Newt’s Suitcase (Amazon) Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Screenplay All the Wandering Light by Heather Fawcett Flick the Wick candles: LIFEL1K3 & Howlers Freebies Rep stuff November ‘Clever Ruse’ Illumicrate November ‘Illusions & Lies’ Enchanted Book Box November ‘Sibling Rivalries Shelflove Crate December ‘Feats of Illusions’ Shelflove Crate December ‘Dragons’ Fairyloot MLC Co candles: Naughty or Nice (color changing!) & Nymphadora Love You More Studio book sleeves & woodmark For promo/from publisher […]
The end of year survey was created by Jamie @ The Perpetual Page-Turner Past surveys 2011 end of year survey 2012 end of year survey 2013 end of year survey 2014 end of year survey 2015 end of year survey 2016 end of year survey 2017 end of year survey (Wow, I didn’t realize I’d been doing it every year for my whole blogging career!) 2018 Reading stats Number of books read: 61 Number of re-reads: 8 Number of DNFs: 14 Most […]
I had actually attempted to pick up this book physically a while back, and wasn’t feeling it. The beginning is SO boring. But I’m so glad I tried again, and the audio was fantastic! I am trash for anything Beauty and the Beast, and this was an awesome retelling! All the feels! She reminds us of what we could be. I freaking LOVED beast’s parts!!! The narrator was AMAZING. Also, the fact that the Beast refers to himself as “we” was […]