DISCLAIMER! THERE ARE NO INFINITY WAR SPOILERS IN THIS POST! Yesterday I watched Avengers: Infinity War for the first time after a two-week Marvel marathon, and I now have no idea what to do with myself. I have never been this invested in a movie series since Harry Potter, and that was my entire childhood … Continue reading My Marvel Movie Marathon!
“I don’t think it’s a good idea to go courting trouble, is all.” “We’re not courting trouble,” I say. “Flirting with it, at most.” -The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue, Mackenzi Lee Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding … Continue reading The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee (Spoiler-Free
“Everyone is guilty of something, and everyone still harbors a memory of childhood innocence, no matter how many layers of life wrap around it. Humanity is innocent; humanity is guilty, and both states are undeniably true.” -Scythe, Neal Shusterman Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has … Continue reading Scythe by Neal Shusterman (Spoiler-Free)
“That's why people shouldn't get too hung up on labels. Sometimes I think that's part of what we do wrong. We try to make things make sense, even when they're never going to.” -Beneath the Sugar Sky, Seanan McGuire Out of the three books in the Wayward Children series that are currently published, Beneath the … Continue reading Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire (Spoiler-Free)
“Some adventures require nothing more than a willing heart and the ability to trip over the cracks in the world.” -Seanan McGuire, Down Among the Sticks and Bones Down Among the Sticks and Bones is the sequel – prequel, companion (insert appropriate word here)– to Every Heart a Doorway, which I absolutely loved, this book … Continue reading Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire (Spoiler-Free)
“For us, places we went were home. We didn't care if they were good or evil or neutral or what. We cared about the fact that for the first time, we didn't have to pretend to be something we weren't. We just got to be. That made all the difference in the world.” -Every Heart … Continue reading Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire (Spoiler-Free)
“You can destroy a person, Karolina, but destroying their story is far more difficult. No one is ever really lost as long as their story still exists.” -The Dollmaker of Krakow, R.M. Romero In the land of dolls, there is magic. In the land of humans, there is war. Everywhere there is pain. But together there is … Continue reading The Dollmaker of Krakow by R.M. Romero (Spoiler-Free) *ARC Review*