Review #191 // To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #1) – Jenny Han

To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)

Lara Jean writes love letters to fall out of love. When her five letters are mysteriously sent after her older sister moves to college, Lara Jean has to awkwardly deal with the aftermath.

Why this book?: I’ve joined The Book Bound Society this month, and this was their BOTM! Also, everyone won’t stop talking about the Netflix movie.

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Review #190 // The Emperor’s Riddle – Kat Zhang

The Emperor's Riddle

While visiting family in China, Mia’s aunt mysteriously disappears after seeing an old friend. Mia is convinced that foul play is involved, but neither her mother, nor her brother believes her. It’s up to Mia to solve the riddles her aunt was trying to solve in order to save her.

Why this book?: I was in the middle grade mood, and this one had been sitting on my shelves for a while.

Thanks to the author, Kat Zhang, for sending me this book.

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US vs UK Covers

Happy Social Media Day!

I’ve seen this post in a few different places, and I can’t honestly remember who I saw the post of off. Either way, I wanted to do something a bit more fun, and so I decided to finally post this.

Everyone has their own opinions, and more often than not covers are some of the many things us book lovers enjoy to talk about. I’ll be comparing a few US/UK covers, and explaining why I prefer one over the other.

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Review #189 // A Study in Honor (The Janet Watson Chronicles #1) – Claire O’Dell

A Study in HonorJanet Watson, after enlisting to protect her country in the New Civil War, was honorably discharged when a sniper’s bullet took off her arm. Finding work in a medical field with only a half working artificial limb is difficult, if impossible, so when she is offered to be roommates with a friend’s acquaintance, she has little choice but to accept.

Why this book?: I believe it was my friend Elise who brought this queer, Sherlock Holmes retelling to my attention. I love Sherlock Holmes, and always looking for more retellings.

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