Hi all, hope everything is going as well as can be expected while we're still in the depths of a pandemic. Here on the West Coast smoke has finally begun to clear a bit, so it's at least slightly less apocalyptic. With everything going on I've been neglecting posting a bit but I've still been … Continue reading Patrick Rothfuss is a Gem 💎 (and please finish book three)
TLDR; An action-driven crime read starring a father with a shady past confronting dangerous former colleagues in a bid to get his daughter back.
Hi, all! This post diverges from typical review style nearly as much as it diverges from my normal go-to genres 😂 Today I wanted to share thoughts on Katie O’Neill’s Tea Dragon series. I’ve only read both of the two that are out so far (third coming is soon - details later!) and they were … Continue reading Review: “The Tea Dragon Series”
TLDR; a unique fantasy staring orcs, sorcery, and divinity-based magic in a shroud of mildly dark aesthetic with a pinch of sci-fi inspired features
TLDR; engaging Bigfoot thriller. A small remote town, massive natural disaster (in Rainer, rep WA state!), and group survival ‘stranded in the woods’ vibes.
TLDR; A thought-provoking series of interviews with experts in the field of dementia and dementia care
TLDR; a legal thriller that inspired a Netflix series. Follows Maja's story as she traverses a dark web of interpersonal relationships and the current status of her trial in the aftermath of a school shooting.
TLDR; An unconventional true crime. Written memoir-style and centers around the author's interactions with the killer in the aftermath of the crimes in a bid to better understand the darkness in all of us.
TLDR; An emotional Alaskan tale about resilience and community in the face of immensely difficult situations.
TLDR; Mystery-thriller with a great final conclusion and an unexpected character collision.
TLDR; an inspiring and heart-wrenching fantasy glossed with magic, dragons, and perseverance
Hi, everyone! Checking in with a progress update on how my bingo card for #ArmedWithABingo is coming along, and I'm thrilled with the progress! I've read 19 books so far this year as of writing this, which has only lead to one bingo so far but I'm set up to nail so many more in … Continue reading #ArmedWithABingo 1st Quarter Update – KILLIN' IT!!!
TLDR; a sick and twisted guilty pleasure dueling revenge story.
TLDR; Timely, relevant, disturbing. An absorbing post-apocalyptic sci-fi with a unique spread of characters, contemplating what a societal breakdown could look like in the future.
TLDR; A great 'portal'-style fantasy with ten thousand doors, a young woman discovering herself, and a story within a story that warms the heart ❤