Posts By: Alise

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Review: The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

Review: The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

October 31, 2016 Review 16 ★★★

THE DIABOLIC is a fairly brutal YA science fiction novel. Sci fi is a genre that I have always struggled with, but I found THE DIABOLIC to be a fairly easy read to get into, despite overall mixed feelings. The World The world in this novel is pretty complex; there are different religions, classes of people, and government hierarchy. I […]

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Review: The Weight of Zero by Karen Fortunati

Review: The Weight of Zero by Karen Fortunati

October 10, 2016 Review 10 ★★★½

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 for part of my senior […]

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Review: Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas

Review: Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas

September 24, 2016 Review 36 ★★★★★

Spoiler free, just a few non-spoilery quotes! Once again, I find myself in the Post-Maas What Do I Do With My Life Crisis. As of right now, I’m sort of in denial and have convinced myself that everything is okay. I just got off a totally crazy roller coaster but I am going to be okay. “A storm is coming. […]

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Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Giveaway #StayPeculiar

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Giveaway #StayPeculiar

September 19, 2016 Giveaway 10

The wait is almost over! We are absolutely stoked to see Tim Burton’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children in theaters September 30th! Thanks to 20th Century Fox, you can win your own chance to see Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children in the giveaway below! Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children  Director: Tim Burton Starring: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, […]

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Tahereh Mafi’s Favorite Things Giveaway #Furthermore

Tahereh Mafi’s Favorite Things Giveaway #Furthermore

August 30, 2016 Giveaway 8

Our Rainbow Book Stack The lands of Furthermore and Ferenwood are filled with color-magic. Who doesn’t love the rainbow book aesthetic? After being uber-jealous of all the pretty bookshelf rainbows out there, we thought it would be fun to make our own attempt! Just a stack though because that level of commitment with over 300 books is a little intimidating. […]

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