In Space, There is a Lot of Screaming and Death // Obsidio by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Title: Obsidio Position: Book Three in the Illuminae Files Author: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (Illuminae) Genre: Science Fiction Pages: 615 Rating: 4/5 Kady, Ezra, Hanna, and Nik narrowly escaped with their lives from the attacks on Heimdall station and now find themselves crammed with 2,000 refugees on the container ship, Mao. With the jump station destroyed and their resources … More In Space, There is a Lot of Screaming and Death // Obsidio by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Girl Power Can Be Found in All Kinds of Places // Mini-Reviews

Restore Me (Tahereh Mafi) | Goodreads | 4 stars I loved the original Shatter Me series for how it focused less on world-building and instead on character building. Juliette’s journey from a broken, totally insecure and weak girl into someone who could take control back from a terrifying dictator-esque leader was a good one, even if we … More Girl Power Can Be Found in All Kinds of Places // Mini-Reviews

We’ve Got the Drama, So Where’s the Kissing? // Kissing Games by Tara Eglington

Title: Kissing Games Position: Book Two in the Aurora Skye series Author: Tara Eglington (How to Keep a Boy From Kissing You) Genre: Contemporary Pages: 342 Rating: 3.5/5 The course of true love never did run smooth. For a girl who shares her name with a princess (a.k.a Aurora from Sleeping Beauty) Aurora Skye’s life seem fathoms away from a … More We’ve Got the Drama, So Where’s the Kissing? // Kissing Games by Tara Eglington

The Series That Won’t Make it to the Finish Line // Top Ten Tuesday

It’s been a while since I did a Top Ten Tuesday post – in between not being super-inspired by the various topics and not being too inspired to post either, they just haven’t happened. This week, though, I thought it would be interesting to dive into the various series I’ve left unfinished in my wake and … More The Series That Won’t Make it to the Finish Line // Top Ten Tuesday

Mental Health is Complicated and Personal // A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares by Krystal Sutherland Review + Discussion

Title: A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares Position: Standalone Author: Krystal Sutherland Genre: Contemporary Pages: 368 Rating: 4.5/5 Ever since Esther Solar’s grandfather met Death, her entire family has been doomed to suffer one great fear in their lifetime—a fear that will eventually lead each and every one of them to their graves. Take Esther’s father, for instance: He’s an … More Mental Health is Complicated and Personal // A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares by Krystal Sutherland Review + Discussion