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#TBRChallenge ~ Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore

#TBRChallenge ~ Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore

I cannot tell y’all just how excited I was to return to the Graceling world. Six years since I last read Bitterblue, and it is still one of my favorite series. Winterkeep by picks up four years after the final battle in Bitterblue. A new land has been discovered across the seas. Winterkeep is the […]

Posted April 20, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: When Sparks Fly by Helena Hunting

Review: When Sparks Fly by Helena Hunting

This book hooked me from the first words. When Sparks Fly by is the first in a new series of standalone romances. This one features two friends who through unexpected circumstances find themselves moving their relationship from platonic to lovers. I personally loved this one. It is filled with heart-felt emotions and touches on mental […]

Posted March 3, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Within These Wicked Walls by Lauren Blackwood

Review: Within These Wicked Walls by Lauren Blackwood

“Ethiopian-inspired debut fantasy retelling of Jane Eyre” is a perfect description of this book. Within These Wicked Walls by is a fantastic, often times dark fantasy that I did not want to sit down. Following a young woman trying to make a name for herself, the story unfolds in the cursed mansion of handsome Mr. […]

Posted February 3, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Death by Laura Thalassa

Review: Death by Laura Thalassa

What an end to a fantastic series! Death by is the final book in her series , and, boy, does it deliver. I savored this one, limiting how much I read each day, because y’all I did not want it to end. It is no secret that Thalassa is one of my all-time favorite writers, […]

Posted January 31, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Children’s Corner: Banana Fox

Children’s Corner: Banana Fox

A humorous mystery! Banana Fox and the Secret Sour Society by is the first in a graphic novel series for kids featuring the yellow, banana smoothie loving fox and his sidekick Flashlight. In this installment, Banana Fox is asked to solve the mystery of a missing turtle. The evidence is limited but quickly points to […]

Posted January 29, 2022 by Lillian in Children's Corner, Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Donut Fall in Love by Jackie Lau

Review: Donut Fall in Love by Jackie Lau

This one had so much promise, but did not live up to my expectations. Donut Fall in Love by is billed as a rom-com, diverse/own voices, and (for me) set in another country so I was excited to dive in. If it wasn’t for the fact that this was an ARC read that I was […]

Posted January 27, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 3 Comments