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Best Books of 2016

Best Books of 2016

It’s that time of the year! Time to look back and reminisce on all of the fantastic books I’ve read in the past 365 days! I’ve decided to break things down into three categories this year: Fiction, Audiobooks, and Graphic Novels. Narrowing it down to 5 books or less in each category was a bit … Continue reading

Review: Vinegar Girl

Review: Vinegar Girl

The retelling of classic stories can go one of two ways: They are either stunningly brilliant and able to stand on their own two feet (aka the marvelous Song of Achilles), or they can go horribly wrong and leave you cringing in distaste (I’m looking at you Pride and Prejudice and Zombies). Luckily, Vinegar Girl landed … Continue reading

Mini Reviews: May 2016

Mini Reviews: May 2016

May has been a whirlwind month! I’ve been busy prepping summer programs for work, travelling home almost every weekend for various events with family and friends, and prepping for my vacation (which I’m leaving for today)! Amidst all this craziness I’ve somehow managed to read….ALOT! Which is fantastic! Unfortunately, due to my busy schedule, I … Continue reading

Event Recap: Pierce Brown Signing

Event Recap: Pierce Brown Signing

Back in 2014, after finishing Red Rising and falling head over heels in love with it, I desperately checked Pierce Brown’s website to see if his upcoming book tour would include a stop in Toronto. Sadly, at the time, it did not, and though I was slightly heartbroken, I held out hope that he would … Continue reading

Review: Morning Star (Spoiler Free)

Review: Morning Star (Spoiler Free)

“If this is the end, I will rage toward it.” Seriously people! If I’ve said it once I’ll say it a million times, READ RED RISING! There’s never been a better time! With the publication of Morning Star last week, you can now binge read through all three books one after another (and trust me, you will … Continue reading

January 2016: Reading Summary

January 2016: Reading Summary

Bought:  Truthwitch by Susan DennardRead: Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith Truthwitch by Susan Dennard Hilda and the Troll by Luke Pearson Undermajordomo Minor by Patrick DeWitt The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult  January! A fresh start to a new year! After getting no where near my Goodreads goal of 120 books last year, I decided … Continue reading

Most Anticipated Books of 2016

Most Anticipated Books of 2016

One of the things I love about being a librarian is getting to research all of the amazing books that are set to be published, especially now that I’m soon going to be taking over the YA ordering where I work! With so many amazing titles coming out in 2016, however, it can be a bit overwhelming … Continue reading

Best Books of 2015

Best Books of 2015

I can’t believe that 2015 is almost over! While I didn’t even get close to my Goodreads Challenge Goal of 120 books (I finished at 55), it was still hard narrowing down my list of favourite books to just 10 titles!  Here’s what I read and LOVED this past year! Golden Son by Pierce Brown Golden … Continue reading

Mini Reviews: Christmas Edition

Mini Reviews: Christmas Edition

If you read my Season’s Readings post then you already know how much I LOVE to read Christmas books in December! Here are some of the books I’ve been gobbling up over the holidays this past month! Christmas on Primrose Hill by Karen Swan My friend Kaley has been singing Karen Swan’s praises since I … Continue reading

Review: Dashing Through the Snow (Audio)

Review: Dashing Through the Snow (Audio)

Wow! Talk about a quick read (or in this case, listen)! I only just posted my list of Seasons Readings a few days ago and I’ve already crossed one off from my list! Dashing Through the Snow by Debbie Macomber was cute, suspenseful, and down right funny! I was actually sad when the audio book … Continue reading