What I read in June – July 2022

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1YSycMAY1rrGEG9OYngb9f?si=f552243938634e9c Hello friends, The last couple of months were pretty busy for me although I've been trying to pick up some hobbies again. I realized I haven't blogged in a while again even though I have the new laptop and I've been stuck at home with shin splints and now a minor toe nail removal.…

The New Dune Movie Review

I saw the movie on Friday with a friend of mine. First off, I only started reading the book the other week and haven’t gotten very far into it. I’ve also never seen the OG movie so my knowledge of the book stems from what other people have said online. What I loved They did…

(Repost) Book Review- Ready Player One

https://open.spotify.com/episode/2N2fv58Lsuwigzo53jQKI9?si=b610a35344654056 So I originally reviewed this book over TEN 10 years ago!! Wild to think about! I’ve actually since read the book again for a book club and I have extra thoughts about it and even watched the movie. I’ll make sure to do a follow up review where I review it again. 🙂 Keep…

Book Review – White Cat (Curse Workers #1) by Holly Black

White Cat by Holly Black This is a repost from my old blog. Let me know if you see any errors or reformatting. Cassel comes from a family of curse workers — people who have the power to change your emotions, your memories, your luck, by the slightest touch of their hands. And since curse…

Book Review- Last Night at the Telegraph Club

Last night at the Telegraph Club “That book. It was about two women, and they fell in love with each other.” And then Lily asked the question that had taken root in her, that was even now unfurling its leaves and demanding to be shown the sun: “Have you ever heard of such a thing?”…

Book Review – Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles

Note that this is a repost from my old blog. I apologize for any errors or misspellings that I didn't catch. Let me know if anything is weird. (from Goodreads) A fresh, urban twist on the classic tale of star-crossed lovers.When Brittany Ellis walks into chemistry class on the first day of senior year, she…

Book Review – Across the Universe by Beth Revis

(From Goodreads) Seventeen-year-old Amy joins her parents as frozen cargo aboard the vast spaceship Godspeed and expects to awaken on a new planet, three hundred years in the future. Never could she have known that her frozen slumber would come to an end fifty years too soon and that she would be thrust into the…

Mini Book Reviews: A Long Long Sleep, Imaginary Girls, Blood Red Road, and Beautiful Days

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0EtqktBAvEpak8KGKriKdm?si=d9c035d96a4c4651 Hi everyone, this is a repost of an old blog post. These books are from the 2010s! Let me know if you see any errors. A Long Long Sleep It should have been a short suspended-animation sleep. But this time Rose wakes up to find her past is long gone-- and her future full…