January 2017 Book Haul

Hi everyone!😊 Welcome to my first book haul of 2017! I hope you guys all had an amazing first month of the year. This is a scheduled post, but today (January 31st) I wrote my English exam, and tomorrow is the most stressful exam of them all, science!😫 Wish me luck! Anyway, here are all … Continue reading January 2017 Book Haul

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Review

Title: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass Author: Lewis Carroll Genre & Age Group: Classics, fantasy, children's, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: The familiar tale of Alice's journey to Wonderland and all the characters she meets, from Tweedledee and Tweedledum to the Queen of Hearts. The land where time does not matter returns … Continue reading Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Review

ARC Review: The Keeper of Portals

Title: The Keeper of Portals Author: V.S. Nelson Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, sci-fi, dystopian, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: ‘All I have to do is think, walk through a door and I come out another. There is nowhere I cannot get to, nor any lock that can deny my passage.’ The Keeper of Portals lifted … Continue reading ARC Review: The Keeper of Portals

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Review

About the book: Title: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Author: L. Frank Baum Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, classics, middle grade/young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Follow the yellow brick road! Dorothy thinks she's lost forever when a tornado whirls her and her dog, Toto, into a magical world. To get home, she must find the wonderful … Continue reading The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Review

ARC Review: White Jade Tiger

About the book: Title: White Jade Tiger Author: Julie Lawson Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, sci-fi, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: 1994 Sheila A. Egoff Children s Literature Prize Winner 1995 Silver Birch Award Shortlisted 1994 CLA Book of the Year Award Runner-up On a trip to Chinatown, thirteen-year-old Jasmine steps through a doorway back … Continue reading ARC Review: White Jade Tiger

ARC Review: The Ugly Teapot

About the book: Title: The Ugly Teapot Author: Fred Holmes Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: Fourteen-year-old Hannah Bradbury loved her father so much that she worried about him constantly. After all, he was a photographer who traveled to the most dangerous places in the world. To allay her fears, each time … Continue reading ARC Review: The Ugly Teapot

ARC Review: Katie Cox Goes Viral

About the book: Title: Katie Cox Goes Viral Author: Marianne Levy Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, middle grade Goodreads Netgalley Synopsis: Everybody's watching Katie Cox... Katie Cox is used to going unnoticed- by her mom, her dad, even her best friend. But when a video of her singing in her bedroom goes viral, she becomes … Continue reading ARC Review: Katie Cox Goes Viral

Top Ten Thursday #27

Hi everyone!😊 Many people in the book community have been stressing over diversity in books, and I do think it's important, but most other bloggers have already covered my points, so I didn't feel like writing a discussion post. What I do want to do, though, is make a list of great diverse reads, so … Continue reading Top Ten Thursday #27

Top Ten Thursday #26

Hi everyone!😊 For this week's Top Ten Thursday, I wanted to list some books I read before I started my  lovely hobby of blogging. Here's just a warning that my tastes were totally different- I read a lot of middle grade, as opposed to all the young adult I read now😝. All reviewed books will … Continue reading Top Ten Thursday #26