Book Blog, Marathons

2016 Love-A-Thon // Let’s Meet for Tea In Cabeswater

February 21, 2016

The Love-a-Thon is an event dedicated to spreading positivity and love. It’s time dedicated to visiting other bloggers/Instagrammers/BookTubers, leaving a comment or two, making new friends and fostering positivity among the members of our amazing community. As in the previous years, the event will include mini challenges, Twitter chats and giveaways galore! Hosted by: Alexa of Alexa Loves Books, Cee of The Novel Hermit, Hazel of Stay Bookish, Mel of The Daily Prophecy LET’S MEET FOR TEA IN CABESWATER source: rebloggy The Place Cabeswater is the magical forest where the trees speak Latin. Blue Sargent and The Raven Boys discover Cabeswater during their quest to wake the Raven King. It exists along the lay lines in…

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Book Blog, Marathons

2016 Love-A-Thon // Mix & Match

February 21, 2016

The Love-a-Thon is an event dedicated to spreading positivity and love. It’s time dedicated to visiting other bloggers/Instagrammers/BookTubers, leaving a comment or two, making new friends and fostering positivity among the members of our amazing community. As in the previous years, the event will include mini challenges, Twitter chats and giveaways galore! Hosted by: Alexa of Alexa Loves Books, Cee of The Novel Hermit, Hazel of Stay Bookish, Mel of The Daily Prophecy The purpose of this challenge is to mix a non-bookish hobby or interest with book characters. If anyone took the time to read my About Me or Introduction, it’s no secret that I love film and television! I actually have two film…

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Book Blog, Marathons

2016 Love-A-Thon // Bingo

February 20, 2016

The Love-a-Thon is an event dedicated to spreading positivity and love. It’s time dedicated to visiting other bloggers/Instagrammers/BookTubers, leaving a comment or two, making new friends and fostering positivity among the members of our amazing community. As in the previous years, the event will include mini challenges, Twitter chats and giveaways galore! Hosted by: Alexa of Alexa Loves Books, Cee of The Novel Hermit, Hazel of Stay Bookish, Mel of The Daily Prophecy The objective of the Bingo challenge is to complete at least 3 of the tasks on the Bingo card. I want to do as many as possible. I will update my progress on this post as I go along! Shoutouts to Melanie…

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Book Blog, Marathons

2016 Love-A-Thon // Introduction

February 20, 2016

The Love-a-Thon is an event dedicated to spreading positivity and love. It’s time dedicated to visiting other bloggers/Instagrammers/BookTubers, leaving a comment or two, making new friends and fostering positivity among the members of our amazing community. As in the previous years, the event will include mini challenges, Twitter chats and giveaways galore! Hosted by: Alexa of Alexa Loves Books, Cee of The Novel Hermit, Hazel of Stay Bookish, Mel of The Daily Prophecy I was introduced to the 2016 Love-A-Thon via a post on Alexandra’s beautiful blog Twirling Pages and I immediately wanted to take part in it. Luckily, sign-ups are still open and I’m very excited to be participating in this year’s event, which is…

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Book Blog, Rants and Raves

Shadowhunters Not-Quite-A-Review Review

February 16, 2016

Let me start by saying that I love The Mortal Instruments books, The Infernal Devices, and pretty much anything slightly related to the beloved Shadowhunters world. Although I wasn’t in love with The Mortal Instruments movie, I was still disappointed that we wouldn’t get to see the rest of the books come to life (and hey, the Twilight movies got infinitely better after that first monstrosity). So, when it was announced that there was a TV show, I was thrilled! On that note, I’ll start with the characters I love, most notably, Simon Lewis! I didn’t think that anyone would be able to live up to Robert Sheehan (because I loved him so much from…

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Book Blog, Book Reviews

Book Review: Dorothy Must Die

February 12, 2016

Original Title: Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige Edition: Hardcover, 452 pages Published: April 1, 2014 by HarperCollins Characters: Amy Gumm, Nox, Gamora, Gert, Dorothy Gale Rating: 3/5 Description: I didn’t ask for any of this. I didn’t ask to be some kind of hero. But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado – taking you with it – you have no choice but to go along, you know? Sure, I’ve read the books. I’ve seen the movies. I know the song about the rainbow and the happy little bluebirds. But I never expected Oz to look like this. To be a place where Good Witches can’t be trusted, Wicked Witches may…

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