Shelly’s ultimate DC Rebirth Round-up graphic

Shelly’s ultimate DC Rebirth Round-up

You all know that I love reading comics and a few of my Twitter friends (*cough* Allison and Eri) got me into DC’s Rebirth comics. While I originally eyed the new reboot event with skepticism and annoyance, I’m actually really enjoying a lot of the comics. I decided to complete a full round-up of my […]

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2018 Winter Anticipated Releases

While I don’t do this as often on the blog, I actually love making lists and looking forward longingly to all of the exciting new releases that next year will bring! I couldn’t condense all of my anticipated releases into one post, so I decided to start with a 2018 Winter post! January You’ll Miss […]

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October 2017 Monthly Recap!

Hi everyone! October is over (seriously, how does time fly so fast?) and we’ve had another month of reading. Shelly In addition to some school books, I’ve also read a few books of my own choosing. I usually read a bit more (and if you follow me on GoodReads, then you’ve seen that my current […]

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Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

Long Way Downby Jason Reynolds on October 17th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 240 Goodreads   A cannon. A strap. A piece. A biscuit. A burner. A heater. A chopper. A gat. A hammer A tool for RULE Or, you can call it a gun. That’s what fifteen-year-old Will has shoved in the […]

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Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao

Forest of a Thousand Lanternsby Julie C. Dao Series: Rise of the Empress #1 Published by Philomel on October 10th 2017 Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads   An East Asian fantasy reimagining of The Evil Queen legend about one peasant girl’s quest to become Empress–and the darkness she must unleash to achieve her […]

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Hamilton’s Battalion: A Trio of Romances by Rose Lerner, Alyssa Cole and Courtney Milan

Hamilton’s Battalion: A Trio of Romancesby Rose Lerner, Courtney Milan, Alyssa Cole on October 17th 2017 Genres: Romance, Historical Fiction Goodreads   Love in the time of Hamilton… On October 14, 1781, Alexander Hamilton led a daring assault on Yorktown’s defenses and won a decisive victory in America’s fight for independence. Decades later, when Eliza […]

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Comic Reviews- Batwoman vol. 1 & Batman: Detective Comics vol. 3!

I received a copy of these comics for review. This does not influence my thoughts on these volumes or this review. Batwoman vol. 1: The Many Arms of Death (Rebirth) written by Marguerite Bennett, James Tynion IV and illustrated by Steve Epting and Ben Oliver. Batwoman returns with her own series in BATWOMAN VOL. 1, as […]

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Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power by Mariko Tamaki and Brooke Allen

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Powerby Mariko Tamaki Published by Amulet Books on October 10th 2017 Genres: Middle Grade, Fantasy Pages: 256 Goodreads   Welcome to Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types. The five scouts of Roanoke cabin—Jo, April, Molly, Mal, and Ripley—love their summers at camp. They get to hang out with […]

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Echo After Echo by Amy Rose Capetta

Echo After Echoby Amy Rose Capetta Published by Candlewick on October 10th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Mystery, Young Adult, LGBTQIA Pages: 432 Goodreads   Debuting on the New York stage, Zara is unprepared—for Eli, the girl who makes the world glow; for Leopold, the director who wants perfection; and for death in the theater. Zara Evans […]