Wyrd and Wonder Readalong: The Darkest Part of the Forest, Week 2

This readalong is hosted by Lisa at Dear Geek Place and the questions were provided by Ariana of Book Nook Reviews. Week two covers chapters 6 through 11! How are we feeling about Hazel, Ben, and Jack's dynamic? I like that we are getting more about Jack in this section. How he straddles two worlds…

Wyrd and Wonder Readalong: The Summer Tree, Week 2

Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Pexels.com Welcome back for week two! Imyril is hosting the readalong and The Fantasy Hive provided this week's questions. Spoilers for chapters 7 and 8! How do you feel about the pacing? Week two pacing has been way faster than the first week. It is a double edged sword. On…

Review: QQ Sweeper Vols. 1-3

QQ Sweeper, Vols. 1-3 by Kyousuke Motomi Summary: Kyutaro is in charge of cleaning at school, not just physically though. Sometimes a supernatural infestation occurs and he's the man to cleanse the situation. When Fumi transfers in things get complicated. She's clearly different but is she really cursed? Likes: I like how they build the…

Review: The Good Egg

Lumberjanes: The Good Egg 3rd in the series by Mariko Tamaki Illustrated by Brooklyn Allen Harry N. Abrams, 2018 Middle Grade Fantasy Summary: This volume focuses on Ripley. She finds a nest of eggs and immediately bonds with the smallest egg while also participating in camp wide theatrical retellings of fairy tales. Then someone steals…

Review: The Perils of Pleasure

The Perils of Pleasure First book in the Pennyroyal Green series by Julie Anne Long Avon, 2008 Adult Historical Romance Summary: Colin Eversea is about to be hanged and Madeleine is hired to rescue him but then she gets shot at before the exchange. So the two start running for their lives while also trying…

Review: Dengeki Daisy Series

Dengeki Daisy 1-16 by Kyousuke Motomi Summary: Teru's brother dies after leaving her a cell phone and telling her that she can depend on Daisy. Things get complicated though after she breaks a window and Daisy's hacker past starts affecting her life too. Likes: I love so many of the characters. I love the two…

Top Ten Tuesday: One Word Reviews

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was a little bit of a challenge for me. I'm doing one-word reviews for the past 10 books I've read (that I'm not planning on doing a full review for).…

Monday Reads: Life’s Full of Tough Choices

I did a try a chapter challenge for multiple contemporary romances and four of them are tied. I really need to choose just one to read first... I started The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black and that first chapter left me with so many questions. I still have more decisions to make…