April Wrap Up & May TBR // The weird month where I am both overwhelmed yet chill???

Oh wow. Another month has passed, can you believe that?? May felt like a breeze to me, mainly because I felt like I didn't do anything? But I felt tired and busy all the time?? I barely had any time to read and constantly playing catch up with all my work?? But when I look …

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Dead Weight: Murder at Camp Bloom by Terry Blas // Get your detective hats and camping gears ready!

Dead Weight: Murder at Camp Bloom by Terry Blas, Molly Muldoon, and Matthew Seely E-arc, 176 pages Published April 24th 2018 by Oni Press ✰✰✰✰✰ A hilarious story of a diverse group of young sleuths who band together to solve a murder mystery while at a weight-loss camp. Deep in the Oregon wilderness sits Camp …

If You Love Purple Prose, You’ll Like These 8 Authors!

Purple prose and I don't have the best relationship.   They are beautiful, yes, evoking vivid imaginary and strong feelings towards the reader. If it's done right, it makes it so much easier for me to sympathize with the characters. But most of the time I found them tedious and boring, using sentences (even paragraphs!) …

The Princess Bride by William Goldman (Book + Movie)

The Princess Bride by William Goldman Ebook, 148 pages Published January 1st 2007 by Mariner Books William Goldman's modern fantasy classic is a simple, exceptional story about quests--for riches, revenge, power, and, of course, true love--that's thrilling and timeless. Anyone who lived through the 1980s may find it impossible--inconceivable, even--to equate "The Princess Bride" with …

Circe by Madeline Miller // An enchanting tale of an enchantress that lives up to the expectations

Circe by Madeline Miller E-ARC, 327 pages Published April 10th 2017 by Little, Brown, and Company ✰✰✰✰ In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child--not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world …