Monthly Wrap-Up | May

I'm so excited that in May I actually read all five of the books I chose from my Fates jar. I started the process of choosing five books each month on the last day of February for the month of March. I had planned to use the Fates jar to pick books I owned but … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | May

Book Review | The Cartographers

Title: The Cartographers Author: Peng Shepherd Publisher: William Morrow Published: 15 March 2022 Pages: 400 ★★★★★ I don't remember when or where exactly I first heard about The Cartographers. I know it was sometime in the fall of 2021, and I immediately knew I wanted to read it. I ended up getting the book on … Continue reading Book Review | The Cartographers

Book Review | Everything Under

Title: Everything Under Author: Daisy Johnson Publisher: Jonathan Cape Published: 12 July 2018 Pages: 264 Content Warnings: incest, suicide, and death (explicit); dementia and animal death (moderate); addiction, adult/child relationship, and rape (minor) ★★★★ I go back and forth on if this is a 4 star or 5 star book. On one hand, I absolutely … Continue reading Book Review | Everything Under

Book Review | Good Girl, Bad Blood

Title: Good Girl, Bad Blood Author: Holly Jackson Publisher: Electric Monkey Published: 20 April 2020 Pages: 417 Content Warnings: murder, gun violence, death, sexual assault, kidnapping ★★★★★ I was so excited when this book came out because I absolutely loved, loved, loved, the first book in the series, A Good Girl's Guide to Murder and … Continue reading Book Review | Good Girl, Bad Blood

Book Review | Daisy Jones and the Six

Title: Daisy Jones & the Six Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Publisher: Ballantine Books Published: 5 March 2019 Pages: 355 Content Warnings: drug abuse, drug use, addiction, abortion, alcoholism, toxic relationship ★★★ An interesting novel about the rise of a iconic 1970s (imaginary) rock band and their beautiful lead singer, revealing the mystery behind their infamous … Continue reading Book Review | Daisy Jones and the Six

Book Review | The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Title: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Publisher: Atria Books Published: 13 June 2017 Pages: 389 Content Warnings: domestic abuse, homophobia, death, biphobia, alcoholism, suicide ★★★ I feel like I'm alone in that most of Taylor Jenkins Reid's books I'm not a fan of. I think the author was trying to … Continue reading Book Review | The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo