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Bunnicula (A Rabbit Tale of Mystery)- Book Review

Bunnicula by James Howe My rating: 4 of 5 stars Harold the dog and Chester the cat enjoy intelligent conversation, warm milk, and the occasional belly rub at the hands of their human family, the Monroe's. Their quiet lives are turned inside out when the Monroe family brings home a small, white bunny with red… Continue reading Bunnicula (A Rabbit Tale of Mystery)- Book Review

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Horns- Book Review

Horns by Joe Hill My rating: 3 of 5 stars This is my first book to read by Joe Hill and I already have him back on my ‘to be read’ list. His words are fluid, and I was quickly immersed in Iggy Perish’s life. Which, in the case of Horns, is equal parts good… Continue reading Horns- Book Review

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The Leopard King- Book Review

The Leopard King by Ann Aguirre My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book was nothing that I expected and everything that I wanted.I bought Leopard King to ease the anxiousness rising in anticipation of Vanguard, a new book in her Razorland series yet to be released. I knew nothing of the premise but expected… Continue reading The Leopard King- Book Review

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Traitor to the Throne- Book Review

Traitor to the Throne by Alwyn Hamilton My rating: 4 of 5 stars Traitor to the Throne was one of this year's most anticipated reads for me, as I fell in love with Rebel of the Sands and all the sass and gunfire that came with the protagonist, Amani.I was overjoyed to once again dive… Continue reading Traitor to the Throne- Book Review

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in a dark, dark wood Book Review

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book dragged me along with it’s perfectly paced suspense. When Nora receives an invite to a hen weekend from Clare, a friend she’s not spoken to in ten years, she’s baffled and ready to delete the message and forget about… Continue reading in a dark, dark wood Book Review

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Four Ways out of a Writer’s Slump

Hello, creatives! Today I thought I’d share the four ways I draw up inspiration when my muse refuses to cooperate. *** Ambient Mixer This amazing app transfers me from my laptop to thousands of different atmospheres. If I want to study in the Gryffindor Common Room, I’m there. If I need the pitter patter of… Continue reading Four Ways out of a Writer’s Slump

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Quinsey Wolfe’s Glass Vault Review

Quinsey Wolfe's Glass Vault by Candace Robinson My rating: 3 of 5 stars I received this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review and here it is.What a unique story! I love creepy, horrific stories that are cringe worthy, but too compelling to put down so you suck it up butter cup and… Continue reading Quinsey Wolfe’s Glass Vault Review

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Protagonist’s Ghost

I’ve been an avid reader since grade school. I remember reading books like Bunnicula, Chronicles of Narnia, Harry Potter. As I grew older I read books like Swamplandia, Jellicoe Road, Lumatere Chronicles, The Snow Child. The books I’ve read could fill a lake and, unfortunately, I can’t remember them all in detail. The ones that… Continue reading Protagonist’s Ghost

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Rebel of the Sands Review

Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton My rating: 5 of 5 stars Allow me to gush for a moment. I adored Rebel of the Sands and felt like it was a breath of fresh air compared to other stagnant YA plot lines. Let me tell you what I loved about Alwyn Hamilton’s debut novel.We… Continue reading Rebel of the Sands Review

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The Hundredth Queen Review

The Hundredth Queen by Emily R. King My rating: 4 of 5 stars Whew, I read this one fast. Like a day and a half, fast. The plot isn't anything I haven't seen before: young protag is destined to do great things and save her people and the world. But I appreciated how Emily King… Continue reading The Hundredth Queen Review

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Blood Cure Review

Blood Cure by K.R. Willis My rating: 4 of 5 stars I finished this book a week ago but put off reviewing it because I wanted my thoughts to be unbiased. K.R. Willis is a local author and I bought Blood Cure in support of her. However, I did not want the reasoning behind my… Continue reading Blood Cure Review

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Creative Writing Class

Hello, my creative souls! I want to give an update on my writing progress. It's taken me a while to juggle all the new things in my life, all positive, and all writer/reader related. I recently started a bookstagram account, linked here, I've created this blog that I have yet to understand all of its… Continue reading Creative Writing Class

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Moments Like These Review

Moments Like These: A TATM Novella by Jenny Bravo My rating: 5 of 5 stars Can I just say, WOW! Jenny Bravo has perfectly structured writers claw into me and won't let go. Her TATM series is thoughtful, heart-warming, and so true to life that you forget you are reading fiction. I know these characters.… Continue reading Moments Like These Review

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Travelling Circus Review

The Travelling Circus by Mark Watson I came across Mark Watson's book on Instagram, and the cover struck a cord. I purchased and read it to my daughter that day. The Travelling Circus reminded me of the stories I read as a child in the Dark, Dark Room books. Astonishing, yet slightly creepy. This is… Continue reading Travelling Circus Review