Let’s go on a steampunk adventure HELL YEAH STEAMPUNK! A genre I love and don’t get to read enough. EMILIE AND THE HOLLOW WORLD combines fantasy with steampunk. There are air ships and pistols and interesting gadgets combined with magic and parallel worlds. So many different concepts I love all together in one place! I […]
When I requested THE FEMALE OF THE SPECIES, the truth was that I knew very little about it other than that it was written by one of my favorite authors and had animals on the cover (which I am a total sucker for, see THE UNEXPECTED EVERYTHING). Clearly, I had no idea what I was getting into.
The access to review copies is one of the greatest privileges of a book reviewer’s life… but it’s also one of the biggest pains. Don’t get me wrong, I am very grateful to receive review copies from publishers. But unfortunately it has created a monumental problem. The biggest problem a reader ever has to face. […]
A Realistic Look At Mental Illness Finally, finally, a realistic book about mental illness. THE WEIGHT OF ZERO does not pull any punches when it comes to describing what it is really like to suffer from something like bipolar disorder. This book was special to me because I have severe anxiety. I did online schooling […]
AUs everywhere! Before A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU, alternate universes were a concept I’d mostly stumbled across in fan fiction. And just like my experience with AUs in fan fiction, I absolutely loved seeing the different worlds in this. It’s so interesting how one single choice/ action can create such drastic changes while also keeping some […]
Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews The Sunday Post is hosed at the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Oh hey another month gone and… well, we haven’t done much. You may have noticed the distinct lack of posts. Alise and I have two very different explanations about that. But first, what did we actually post? […]