The Crystal Ribbon by Celeste Lim – Book Review

The Crystal Ribbon by Celeste Lim is an #OwnVoices Chinese literature, young adult fantasy novel. Even though the novel has a twelve-year old main character and is classified as a middle-grade read, the content and subject matter of the  book would be more appropriate for mid-to-older teens, personally speaking. It was originally published in January…

Pretty Little Liars: A Pretty Little Book Review

The first time that I read through this book, I had just finished one of the season finales (could have been a mid-season finale) for the show and I was DESPERATE for more PLL craziness. (view spoiler) That cliff-hanger was fucked up, man, especially given my fondness of the character. But I really loved it…

Review: Beautiful Redemption

Beautiful Redemption was somewhat of a shock for me. After my disappointing experience with the third installment, Beautiful Chaos, I had extremely low expectations of what was to come with the finale, however. Everything that I disliked (or hated) about book three, seems to have been remedied in book four! In the previous novel, Ethan…

Review: Strange Sweet Song

Strange Sweet Song by Adi Rule My rating: 3 of 5 stars Strange Sweet Song came to me in February’s BookCase.Club subscription box. I picked it up, skimmed the synopsis, and found myself eager to sit down and dive right into it. Classical music has been one of my most favored things in life since…