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Review: Awakened, House of Night series #8

Awakened is the eighth book in the House of Night series by PC and Kristin Cast. This review may contain spoilers for the previous seven books. If you would like a review of the series as a whole, please see my post here. First Thoughts I started reading the House of Night series when it […]

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Autumn Tag

This tag was started by Jenn, and you should check out her original post here! Thanks so much for making these questions, Jenn, I loved reading them! I won’t be directly tagging anyone since this is a pre-scheduled post and I don’t want to accidentally tag someone who’s already done it. But definitely try this […]

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The Fairy Tale Enchantress: Series Thus Far

The Fairy Tale Enchantress series, as I’ve mentioned before in my posts about Curse of Magic and KM Shea, is the third series set in Shea’s fairytale world. The third book, Reign of Magic, is set for release next month and it’s safe to say I’m excited! I fully plan to do a full review […]

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Ebooks, yay or nay?

I used to be a purist. When I was about fourteen, my godparents gave me a Kindle for Christmas and after I politely thanked them, I put it away and forgot I owned it for a year. I used it only sparingly for several years and only really started using its full potential last year. […]

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The author who got me back into reading…

I started reading at an unusually young age and I frankly didn’t stop for a long time. As a kid, my family didn’t have cable TV, and we didn’t have an extensive collection of VHS or DVDs. I managed to hit some major popular culture moments, but usually only after I’d missed out on the […]

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Quarter Updates

Deerbrook 3/4 Update

The rising action that I could see emerging previously has come to a head! There was actually a very dramatic chapter in which there was stone throwing, lots of arguing, and a burned effigy… There are now two major conflicts in the plot: Hope’s romantic feelings, and Enderby’s. Much of the novel has been concerned […]

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Curse of Magic, Review

In the second book of the Fairy Tale Enchantress series, K.M. Shea follows the adventures of Apprentice Angelique, Enchantress-in-Training, who is left adrift after the kidnap of her instructor Enchanter Evariste. Evariste for his part must resist losing hope as he remains trapped, memories of Angelique keeping him from giving into despair. Warning: Here Be […]

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Monday Schedule: 2/9 – 8/9

Monday 2/9 Starting Nobody’s Duke Doing a lot of drafting (this will continue all week) Continuing Deerbrook and Awakened Tuesday 3/9 Posting review of Curse of Magic by K.M. Shea Wednesday 4/9 Continue reading Deerbrook, Awakened, and Nobody’s Duke Thursday 5/9 3/4 Update on Deerbrook This will be my last active day on social media […]

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Fatphobia in Books

Content Warning: Fatphobia, eating disorders, mental health discussions It’s important to call out all kinds of “bad behavior” in writing. Sometimes it’s because an author is a proven racist, other times it’s because something in the book inspires bad behavior in its readers. Regardless of why something was written, whom it was written by, or […]

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Saturday Morning Wrap-Up, 31/8

Overview A lot has been going on in general in life, some of it bad and stressful. I will likely be taking a hiatus starting Friday of this week to deal with some stuff in my personal life, but I’m hoping to have some scheduled content to post while I’m away! What am I reading? […]