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Hades and Persephone Retellings

I don't know about you guys but I love retellings. And Hades and Persephone retellings have been on the rise lately. Have y'all read Lore Olympus?!?!?! That webtoon has me wrapped around it's little finger. Legitimately, I only know what day it is when Lore Olympus updates, Punderworld updates and Midnight Poppyland updates. Like I… Continue reading Hades and Persephone Retellings

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Ever Cursed by Corey Ann Haydu Review

Ever Cursed by Corey Ann Haydu Ever Cursed Teens and YA, Fantasy novel published by Simon Pulse on July 28th, 2020 Rating: goodreads bookdepository Damsel meets A Heart in a Body in the World in this incisive and lyrical feminist fairy tale about a princess determined to save her sisters from a curse, even if… Continue reading Ever Cursed by Corey Ann Haydu Review

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Reading with kids: Quarantine Edition 2020

Hi everyone! I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. I know people with small kids are kind of scratching their brain and going just a little bit crazy trying to entertain them. My aunt, a daycare owner, was being driven crazy from my cousin asking which books she could read now. She called me… Continue reading Reading with kids: Quarantine Edition 2020

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Bookish Journals-Yay or Nay?

Hello booknerds! This year, I've endeavored to become more organized and better at keeping track of my books than I was last year. (never mind that I've already failed) In 2019, I had, towards the end of the year, started a bookish journal. I was at Barnes and Nobel one day and saw a really… Continue reading Bookish Journals-Yay or Nay?

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Top 10 Tame(ish) YA Romance

I love romance but my sister and a friend of mine don't really like to read it. They like more action and adventure and not so much romance. There is little romance in the books they read. But they do occasionally like the smut. But like the glossed over smut. Not the in your face… Continue reading Top 10 Tame(ish) YA Romance

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How to write Gothic romance

Hey booknerds! So I'm busy writing the story of NANOWRIMO. But Emma Welsh of Invaluable was kind enough to send this infographic on writing a Gothic Romance. Check it out: Gothic literature appeared in the 18th-century as a subsection of Romanticism and has enchanted readers with spooky tales of romance and death since then. Gothic… Continue reading How to write Gothic romance

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Top 10 tips for Shelf Organization

This post is all at once a cry for help, a discussion post, and a top 10 post. So..... yeah. Goodreads or Real? How do you guys organize your shelves? I'm talking about everything. Real bookshelves and Goodreads shelves. I've got to organize my goodreads shelves again, mainly because I've never organized them and I… Continue reading Top 10 tips for Shelf Organization

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Waiting on Wednesday (10/2/2019)

What!!??? A Waiting on Wednesday post? What is this.... sorcery? Yeah, I know a tad melodramatic but whatever. It's been a little while. Which was the issue. Which is why I hope to focus again on these kinds of posts. I hope that you guys will tell me, also, what you want. I don't have… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday (10/2/2019)