Book Tags, Lists

Celtic Mythology Book Tag

I adore mythology and people seemed to really enjoy my Norse Mythology Book Tag as well as my Egyptian Mythology Book Tag, and Mandy specifically requested Celtic so here it is! If there are any mythologies that you really love and would like me to tackle, be sure to let me know! I'd love to research them… Continue reading Celtic Mythology Book Tag

Book Review

Loki: Where Mischief Lies – Mackenzi Lee

Loki: Where Mischief Lies by Mackenzi LeeMy rating: 4 of 5 starsMackenzi Lee tackles Loki's story through the Marvel lens, blending Norse mythology and storylines with the unique versions of the characters that readers might be familiar with from the Marvel cinematic universe. We meet Loki and Thor as younger, more vulnerable characters for just… Continue reading Loki: Where Mischief Lies – Mackenzi Lee

Book Review

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky – Blog Tour

About the Book Title: TRISTAN STRONG PUNCHES A HOLE IN THE SKYAuthor: Kwame MbaliaPub. Date: October 1, 2019Publisher: Disney-Hyperion, Rick Riordan PresentsFormats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobookPages: 496Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, Kindle, Audible, B&N, iBooks, Kobo, TBD Seventh-grader Tristan Strong feels anything but strong ever since he failed to save his best friend when they were in a bus accident together. All he has left of… Continue reading Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky – Blog Tour

4 Star Reads, Book Review

Aru Shah and the Song of Death – Roshani Chokshi

Aru Shah and the Song of Death by Roshani Chokshi My rating: 4 of 5 stars Aru Shah and the Song of Death is the second book in the Pandava Quartet by Roshani Chokshi. Chokshi's writing felt a little more like herself in this book and less like it was trying too hard to sound… Continue reading Aru Shah and the Song of Death – Roshani Chokshi

4 Star Reads, Book Review

The Burning Maze – Rick Riordan

The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Burning Maze is the third book in the Trials of Apollo series by Rick Riordan. Throughout this series, Apollo (Lester) has been in search of the Oracles and this entry into the series is no different. In the Burning Maze, Lester and… Continue reading The Burning Maze – Rick Riordan

3 1/2 Star Reads

Storm Runner – J.C. Cervantes

The Storm Runner by J.C. Cervantes My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Storm Runner is a new series that is being published under Rick Riordan's imprint at Disney Hyperion. As a huge mythology nerd and writer of the popular Percy Jackson series, Rick Riordan wanted to bring more mythology to readers even if it… Continue reading Storm Runner – J.C. Cervantes

Unboxing

Owlcrate Unboxing – Ruthless Royals (August 2018)

Owlcrate sent me an email saying how much they missed me and offering me a discount on this box, so I said... okay fine. Haha. The theme for August was Ruthless Royals! You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. OwlCrate Ruthless Royals Pin Owlcrates generally come with a little pin and this… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Ruthless Royals (August 2018)

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Children of Blood and Bone – Tomi Adeyemi

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Children of Blood and Bone is a fantastic debut novel by author Tomi Adeyemi. She was inspired to write this book by West African mythology as well as the black-lives matter movement. Although that sounds like an unwieldy premise, I feel… Continue reading Children of Blood and Bone – Tomi Adeyemi

Unboxing

Owlcrate Unboxing – Shadows and Secrets (April 2018)

I ordered this crate because I could easily guess what book was going to be in it and I decided I needed Shadows and Secrets! (Which for some reason I cannot get right and keep calling it Secrets and Spies.) You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. OwlCrate Shadows and Secrets Pin… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Shadows and Secrets (April 2018)

Unboxing

Owlcrate Unboxing – Across the Galaxy (March 2018)

I didn't originally buy this crate, but once I saw what was inside it and heard that some crates were available in the shop - I decided I needed Across the Galaxy! You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. I like the art card for this box better than the last one,… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Across the Galaxy (March 2018)