Welcome to my wrap-up post for April 2019! The past month went by quicker than I had expected it to! I’m loving work, and while I fell behind on my reading, I’m still ahead of my Goodreads reading challenge…somehow… But anyway, what were your favourite reads of April 2019? Let me know in the comments!
Nikolai Lantsov has always had a gift for the impossible. No one knows what he endured in his country’s bloody civil war-and he intends to keep it that way. Now, as enemies gather at his weakened borders, the young king must find a way to refill Ravka’s coffers, forge new alliances, and stop a rising threat to the once-great Grisha Army. Yet with every day a dark magic within him grows stronger, threatening to destroy all he has built… Read More King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo (Review)
So, January went by really slow, February went by really fast, and I’m not sure what happened exactly with March … but it’s over now too! How is it already almost April? I feel almost as if I zone out for weeks at a time, and then resurface with a “what year is it?” sort… Read More Monthly Wrap-Up (March 2019)
A divided nation. Four Queens. A ruthless pickpocket. A noble messenger. And the murders that unite them.Get in quick, get out quicker.These are the words Keralie Corrington lives by as the preeminent dipper in the Concord, the central area uniting the four quadrants of Quadara… Read More Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte (Review)
Nikolai Lanstov is a king with a secret that could destroy everything, but will he be able to keep it? Will his quest to find the darkest magic save himself and his country? This Indigo Book Box celebrates Leigh Bardugo, the Grishaverse, and King of Scars, the highly anticipated novel featuring a fan-favourite character from the bestselling Shadow and Bone trilogy.… Read More Indigo Book Box: Leigh Bardugo (Book Box Review)
While 2018 seems to have just flown by, January definitely felt like it was a really long month. Was it the same for you? Also, what were your favourite reads of February 2019? Did your year have a good start? Let me know in the comments! Here is what happened on the blog, my social… Read More Monthly Wrap-Up (February 2019)
Darcy Barrett has undertaken a global survey of men. She’s travelled the world, and can categorically say that no one measures up to Tom Valeska, whose only flaw is that Darcy’s twin brother Jamie saw him first and claimed him forever as his best friend. Despite Darcy’s best efforts, Tom’s off limits and loyal to her brother, 99%. That’s the problem with finding her dream man at age eight and peaking in her photography career at age twenty—ever since, she’s had to learn to settle for good enough… Read More 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne (Review)
Norris Kaplan is clever, cynical, and quite possibly too smart for his own good. A black French Canadian, he knows from watching American sitcoms that those three things don’t bode well when you are moving to Austin, Texas. Plunked into a new high school and sweating a ridiculous amount from the oppressive Texas heat, Norris finds himself cataloging everyone he meets… Read More The Field Guide to the North American Teenager by Ben Philippe (Review)
While 2018 seems to have just flown by, January definitely felt like it was a really long month. Was it the same for you? Also, what were your favourite reads of January 2019? Did your year have a good start? Let me know in the comments! Here is what happened on Flavia the Bibliophile (and… Read More Monthly Wrap-Up (January 2019)
It’s almost 2019! When did that happen?! And where did 2018 go? I feel like it went by so fast! Anyway, here is what’s happened on Flavia the Bibliophile during the last month of 2018! What were your favourite reads of December, and 2018 in general?