Graphic Novel Review: Seconds

Graphic Novel Review: Seconds

We all make mistakes. That’s one of the fall outs that come with being human. From forgetting to take the cookies out of the oven before they burn to crashing your car after forgetting to put your snow tires back on, there isn’t a human in the world who hasn’t done something stupid that they … Continue reading

Book Review: Winger

Book Review: Winger

This is a spoiler-free review! One word: Speechless. That’s how Winger by Andrew Smith left me feeling last week when I finally reached the end. The story starts out innocently enough: Ryan Dean West is a 14 year old junior at a boarding school for rich kids, and he’s madly in love with his best … Continue reading

Review: The Table Of Less Valued Knights

Review: The Table Of Less Valued Knights

Unless you’ve been living under a rock your entire life, chances are you are familiar with the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. From television shows (Merlin, Once Upon a Time) and movies (The Sword and the Stone, First Knight), to musicals (Spamalot) and operas (Gawain), the legend of King … Continue reading

Reading On Vacation

Reading On Vacation

Hi Everyone! I know I’ve been MIA for a while now, but I have a good reason! I’ve just come home from spending 2 beautiful weeks Up North with my family! Going up north is a yearly tradition for me, and it’s always one of the highlights of my summer. Being surrounded by nature, relaxing … Continue reading

Renewed Excitement: Volume One

Renewed Excitement: Volume One

I stole the idea for this posting from my friend Chelsey at Chels and a Book! Chelsey noticed that the excitement that she felt upon first purchasing a new book often ebbed away after having it sit on her shelves for months on end. Like Chelsey, I always buy a book with the best intentions … Continue reading

Authors Are My Rockstars

Authors Are My Rockstars

It’s time for another Bookish Confession: Authors are my Rockstars. This realization first dawned on me when I attended a book signing for Rainbow Rowell in Toronto last year. Lined up for hours ahead of time in order to get a good seat, and cheering loudly amongst a huge group of fellow fans, it felt … Continue reading

Mini Reviews: June 2014

Mini Reviews: June 2014

Hey everyone! I hope you’ve been enjoying the start to your summer! I know I have! Unfortunately, I was in a bit of a reading slump for most of June, but luckily Elizabeth Is Missing got me out of it! Here are some of the other awesome books that I read this past month! I … Continue reading

Book Review: Elizabeth Is Missing

Book Review: Elizabeth Is Missing

I’m in love. That’s right everyone! I am head over heels, shout it out loud from the roof tops in L-O-V-E! And who is the lucky recipient of my affections you may ask? Emma Healey. Emma Wonderful Amazing Healey! And what has Ms. Healey done to win over my heart? Well… She has written probably … Continue reading

Atwood Is Coming To HBO!

Atwood Is Coming To HBO!

You read the title of this blog posting correctly… Margaret Atwood is coming to HBO! Darren Aronofsky (the director of Black Swan and Noah) is adapting Atwood’s Maddadam series for television! Apparently this news was announced last week, but I just heard about it from a friend of mine for the first time today! Being … Continue reading