June 2021 Update

It's been a hot minute, huh? 2020 took its toll on me pretty hard. I ended up going into a bit of an extended depressive episode where I couldn't read or write or really do anything I loved for a very long time. In the middle of it all, I was also let go from … Continue reading June 2021 Update

Looking Back on 2019

Welp. It's been a heck of a long time since my last blog. And a lot has happened since then. Unfortunately, I've left my job as children's librarian assistant. Which was frankly, one of the saddest things I'd ever done. I miss my gremlins and the staff so much. But, on the bright side, it … Continue reading Looking Back on 2019

Children of Blood and Bone ★★★★☆½

I've been waiting for Children of Blood and Bone from the second it was announced. It's popped up every so often in my Twitter feed and every single time, my hype for it grew. Maybe my hype overshot the book, but I loved this amazing story--pacing issues aside. Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha … Continue reading Children of Blood and Bone ★★★★☆½

Granted ★★★★☆½

I initially requested Granted by John David Anderson because my good friend JM Tuckerman loved the cute opening chapter. I didn't think I'd fall in love with this book as hard as I did. From the author of beloved novels Ms. Bixby’s Last Dayand Posted comes a hilarious, heartfelt, and unforgettable novel about a fairy-in-training. Everyone who wishes upon … Continue reading Granted ★★★★☆½