Hi, guys! Happy Sunday, again! This is the earliest I've ever posted on Sunday before! Lol. I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. I wasn't able to get much reading done, but I still had a good weekend anyway. Time for another Standalone Sunday... so let's see what we got this week! Standalone Sunday is … Continue reading Standalone Sunday // Carnivalesque by Neil Jordan
Happy Friday, everyone! I want to thank all of you who have been supporting and following my blog and say that I love each and every one of you! I'm so happy to be a part of this community... and to show my appreciation, I hosted a giveaway last week that ended yesterday. The winner of Giveaway … Continue reading Giveaway Extravaganza Pt 2 Winner!!!
Title: Monstress (Volume 1: The Awakening) Author: Marjorie M. Liu (Illustrator: Sana Tadeka) Genre: Graphic Novel, Fantasy Edition: Kindle (192 pages) Publisher: Image (July 13, 2016) Date Read: 2/18/2017 Goodreads // Amazon // Book Depository Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage … Continue reading REVIEW // Monstress by Marjorie M. Liu
A lot of you have asked me how I've gained so many followers in such a short amount of time. I wanted to make a post about this, hopefully without sounding like an arrogant, overly proud snob. Am I proud of my accomplishments as a book blogger? Yes, of course! Do I feel that I'm … Continue reading Gaining Followers // How To Gain Followers… Quickly.
It's time for Spring Bookish Bingo, my friends! This challenge is hosted by Bekka @ Pretty Deadly Reviews and started March 1st. It will continue throughout the remainder of the month, along with April and May. I usually have my board up by now, but I haven't read as much as I was hoping so far this month, … Continue reading Spring Bookish Bingo!
Happy Sunday, friends! Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend! Thanks for all the positive feedback about my blog design change. I was so nervous about it, but you all have made me feel like it was the right decision. So, thank you again! Since I made the changes to my blog, I had to upgrade … Continue reading Standalone Sunday // Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
Hello, lovely loves. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen me mention that once I reached 1,500 followers on my blog, I was going to hold some giveaways in celebration of this milestone. Well, I reached (and exceeded!) my goal, thanks to you wonderful people! I want to thank each and every … Continue reading GIVEAWAY EXTRAVAGANZA – Part 2!
It's late, I know! (Geez, what is wrong with me? Why can I not do anything on time, it seems like? ← Something I need to work on.) Today was Danny's birthday, and my son had a Pokemon tournament... so I was pretty busy all day and all night. Technically, it's not Sunday anymore (here, anyway) … Continue reading Standalone Sunday // Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
Hi, guys! Can you believe March is halfway over already? I can't. It's flying by. Well, since I attended the V.E. Schwab book signing last Saturday, I wasn't able to get this post up on time. So here it is today! If you're unfamiliar with the Saturday Special, it is a feature here at bookslayerReads where I … Continue reading Saturday Special // Talking with Liv @curlyhairbibliophile