Review: Parasite (2019)

I recently watched the Korean movie Parasite (2019) directed by Bong Joon Ho. I was incredibly surprised a Korean movie had won the Oscar for best movie but after seeing it, I know it’s well deserved. The premise of the movie definitely isn’t unique when you look at other series, movies, and books coming from Read More

ARC Review: Secret Legacy by Carissa Andrews

Thank you to Netgalley and the publisher for giving my an ARC in exchange for an honest review. Secret Legacy by Carissa Andrews drew me in with the beautiful cover and the blurb. I wanted to read more urban fantasy and this one came at the right time. But by the time I was ready Read More

Old Books, New Life

Have you ever had that conversation with another booklover, they recommend a book, you look it up, and it’s out of print? Yeah, that’s happened to me quite a bit. That might also be the biggest flaw traditional publishing has right now. They don’t give older books as much love as they do to new Read More

Review: Before The Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Yawaguchi

My interest in Japan has never been a secret. So last year my sister in law and mother in law surprised me with a Japanese book they gave me for Sinterklaas. Before The Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Yawaguchi is a cute contemporary time travel novel. Not too long, but just long enough. It shares Read More

Reflecting On Camp NaNo July 2020

For those of you who’ve been following me for a longer time will know I regularly take part in the NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) events. Every April and July they host a the camp version. Some people prefer Camp NaNo to the big event in November because in a camp, you get to decide Read More

Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Thanks to Moon for pointing me in the direction of the contest run by the author, which I won. My review reflects my honest opinion about the book. Even if I hadn’t won the contest, I would’ve bought this book anyway. Moon, Mexican herself, recommended this to me (and everyone else) shortly after. Read her Read More

Booktour: The Ship of Shadows by Maria Kuzniar

It’s the last day of the book tour for The Ship of Shadows by Maria Kuzniar. Thank you to the publisher Puffin Books, The Write Reads, and NetGalley for the copy. As always, my reviews are my honest opinions about the book, regardless of how I got the copy. It’s been so long since I Read More

Excerpt: Dream of Fire by Christian Cura

Dreams of Fire is the first book in the exciting series by Christian Cura. The sequel, Dreams of Thunder, is coming later this year and there will be a third one. Prepare for another adventure by reading Dreams of Fire now. This paranormal urban fantasy is Christian Cura’s first book and it definitely looks promising. Read More