Waiting on Wednesday: The Deep

“Waiting on Wednesday” is a weekly meme where I post about an upcoming book that excites me. It’s currently hosted by the blog Wishful Endings. After the awesomeness that was An Unkindness of Ghosts, I decided that I would read everything Rivers Solomon writes. And I went on to read the SerialBox story of their’s, The Vela, and…

All of May Hiatus

Hello everyone, I know I originally said that my hiatus would be brief… but well, I ended up with less time and mental energy than I thought. The good news is that I think I’ll be getting back on track with reviewing soon! I am so much less stressed now that I’ve made the jump…

Review of Scythe by Neal Shusterman

Scythe by Neal Shusterman. ★★★1/2 TW: physical and emotional abuse In this utopia future, humans have defeated death. We are immortal, never to die by natural causes… except, humans still need some death. Enter the scythes, professionals whose task it is to provide death where nature cannot. It’s quite a concept, and Neal Shusterman milks it…

Brief Hiatus (Exams!)

Hello everyone! I’m going on a brief, semi-hiatus. I’ve got a post scheduled for tomorrow so I won’t be totally gone. I’m currently in the middle of exams and move-out, graduation, and moving to NYC are all coming at me in the next two weeks. I’ll have a few days in between finishing my last…

Breaking the Bubble: Non-SFF Reading in April 2019

Breaking the Bubble is a monthly feature where I do mini-reviews for books outside my usual sphere of science fiction and fantasy. April turned out to be a bit of a theme, with me reading two realistic fiction books revolving around feminist themes.

Review of Atlas Alone by Emma Newman

Atlas Alone by Emma Newman. ★★★ I ultimately found Atlas Alone to be disappointing. Part of this is that the previous three books have set a high bar, the other part is that I wasn’t happy with the novel’s asexual representation. The majority of this review is devoted to Atlas Alone‘s depiction of asexuality. Atlas Alone is the fourth novel…

Waiting on Wednesday: These Witches Don’t Burn

“Waiting on Wednesday” is a weekly meme where I post about an upcoming book that excites me. It’s currently hosted by the blog Wishful Endings. I first heard about These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling as “YA book about gay witches.” That immediately caught my interest.