"There was a time when flying didn't mean looking over my shoulder for death coming at me." Sparrow Squadron by D.L. Jung Genre: YA Historical Fiction/Action-Adventure Release Date: February 2018 by Xinlishi Press World War II. June 1941. Hitler's war machine turns to the Soviet Union. Escaping her hometown ahead of the Nazis, … Continue reading [Blog Tour] SPARROW SQUADRON BY DL JUNG: Understanding the Historical Inspiration for Sparrow Squadron + Novel Excerpt & Giveaway!
“Stars, hide your fires; Let not light see my black and deep desires.” This is my first time writing a review for Shakespeare's works. My experience with the writer is very limited as I've never studied any of his plays or sonnets, unless you count that one time in … Continue reading [Book Review] Temptation, Ambition & Witches: THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
I've had a very, very quiet week consisting of nothing but reading and a Criminal Minds marathon. As enticing as that sounds, a full week of that has made me restless. I DNF-ed two books this week, sadly. One of them is Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco. I think I was more disappointed … Continue reading [Weekly Update] Current Reads + Opening Up About Trauma
What started out as a review for Tess of the Road turned into a personal and very intimate post about abuse, its effects, and suicide. I wanted to trash this post because I was initially embarrassed to be open about it. My aim for this blog is to create a safe space for my readers … Continue reading [Cam’s Bookish Tales] LET’S TALK ABUSE AND RAPE IN YA FANTASY ft. Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman
This month sped by faster than I imagined it could have. If I sound intimidated, you are right, I totally am. Like could Time take a moment to breathe? February Favourites My favourite reads are all from new-to-me authors AND are the author's debut novel which shows that it pays to take risks *wink* Ragdoll … Continue reading [Monthly Wrap-Up] February Favourites + Reading Challenges + Life Update