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The Wicked King by Holly Black

You just wouldn’t want to live in Faerie, would you? That’s my problem with this series. I have this conflict within me where I like reading about non-perfect, sinister environments where not everything is as it seems. But at the same time, it frustrates me that Jude doesn’t justΒ leave.Β It’s not a habitable place for humans, and she has the freedom to walk away whenever she feels like it. So justΒ go. I get it; it’s magical. It draws you in and, despite not  ...

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The Best Books of 2018

As we come to the end of 2018, it’s time to look back on all the books I loved this year. Some didn’t quite make the list, but sometimes rating books retrospectively is hard for a forgetful person. But I feel that if a book was so good that immediately comes to mind when I think of  ...

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The Midnight Star by Marie Lu

Who doesn’t love an anti-heroine? You know I do. I’ve writtenΒ posts about why and how much I love them. From female villains to female protagonists who are straight up morally ambiguous, I love a female character who is kinda mean (or really mean), is a little selfish (or a lot  ...

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