So many old ARCs… Oops?| Mini Reviews!

Designed by Freepik Hey guys! As you may know (if you've been reading my latest monthly TBRs), I have quite a few "backlist" ARCs that have been overdue for FAR too long. Thanks to the joy that is Netgalley (and Edelweiss). Therefore, I will preface this by saying that all of these books were kindly … Continue reading So many old ARCs… Oops?| Mini Reviews!

Time in a Bottle: An Unexpectedly Interesting Read!

I actually received this book from my mom's friend (whom I have known since I was little and therefore still call Pattycake)! Pat is a children's book author, and she is always making author-y friends (as you do) and somehow she came across this author! Therefore, I have a signed copy addressed to Pat, which … Continue reading Time in a Bottle: An Unexpectedly Interesting Read!

Confessions of a Crazy Blogger: Books I Lied About

Yikes! Recently, I was asked a question by someone who I'm friends with on Goodreads. She said something along the lines of "Do you rate everything five stars?" Now, this is a completely valid question. I do rate a TON of books five stars. All the time. But the real problem is, I don't always … Continue reading Confessions of a Crazy Blogger: Books I Lied About

The First Nano-notes: Retellings (and many stars!)

Hey guys! As most of you know, I've been posting rather sporadically for the past couple of months. However, I most definitely did not stop reading, and as a result, I'm EXTREMELY behind on my reviews. Since many of the books I read at the time were for the COYER challenge, a lot of them … Continue reading The First Nano-notes: Retellings (and many stars!)

BOOKWORM CHARACTER ALERT. CLICK ME. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO.

โ€œWell, Iโ€™ve got to have books.โ€ His tone suggested the slowest of the slow should already understand that. Rating: 4/5 stars Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Published: March 3rd, 2015 This is a review for the COYER challenge as well as the January Keyword Reading Challenge. Sixteen-year-old Ryann Carroll has just run into the guy who … Continue reading BOOKWORM CHARACTER ALERT. CLICK ME. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO.

Just a few Christmastime announcements!

Hey guys, it's Amy! This is just sort of an announcement post- you'll see what I mean in just a minute. ๐Ÿ™‚ I found this post purely by accident, but the topics look fun, and I will probably have to participate in a few days! The Write On Review-a-Thon is a challenge hosted by Book … Continue reading Just a few Christmastime announcements!

In which I create immense confusion!

Hey guys, it's Amy! Yesterday was the beginning of the COYER challenge, and I've already finished my first book! I also decided to make a page listing all of the books I've read/reviewed for this COYER Challenge, and I'll link to that in every review I do for these books. You can see that page … Continue reading In which I create immense confusion!

What is this book, and why is it buzzing?

Hey guys, it's Amy! Since I am a book reviewer, I have access to ARCs from Netgalley. Which is... Basically the coolest thing ever. I can request them, and presto! There they are! (Well, I don't always get them, because....) I have the worst rating ever. How can I say that? I've given zero feedback … Continue reading What is this book, and why is it buzzing?

This was so unexpectedly adorable and sweet and MY HEART.

Hey there! Or should I say... Neiiiiiiiiiiigh there! It's Amy. ๐Ÿ™‚ My last requested review was for Oliver and Jumpy by Werner Stejskal. I'm excited about how many review requests I've gotten through so far, so I hope the streak continues! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Rating: 4/5 Stars Genre: Children's/Middle Grade Fiction Published: June 7th, 2015 I received … Continue reading This was so unexpectedly adorable and sweet and MY HEART.

Death, boy trouble, mystery, and the pineapple.

Pineapple? What? Noooooooo. How did that get there? (Up top if you got the How I Met Your Mother reference!) "Helloooooooo? Anybody home? Nope? OKAY, I'M GOING TO POISON YOUR HOUSE." Sike! Or, well, not really, because that totally happened in this book. THIS IS A REVIEW, CAN YOU TELL? (It's also Amy- you could … Continue reading Death, boy trouble, mystery, and the pineapple.