Books Set in the Past

Although I wouldn’t necessarily call all of these historical fiction, each of these books are set in the past. The first one is only half set in the past, and three of them are set around the same war, although they each tell very different stories. Real life historical settings and events in books tend … More Books Set in the Past

Five Horror Recommendations

This time of year, lots of people are leaning into horror and thriller reads, sometimes with cozy mysteries and sometimes with something a bit darker. I used to love horror and I’ve been getting back into it more recently, trying to rediscover my niche within the genre. With varying flavors of horror, here are five … More Five Horror Recommendations

Top Five Books with Crowns

Royalty find themselves at the center of many stories, especially within fantasy, and their crowns find themselves on the cover of many respective books. Here are five book covers that display rather different crowns: Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by Meeghan Reads Red Queenby Victoria Aveyard This crown needs a bit of cleaning, but it … More Top Five Books with Crowns

Top Five Magic Systems

As a fan of fantasy, I’ve come across a fair amount of magic systems. Some of them follow a classic, familiar system. Some are more unique, unusual, and sometimes nonsensical. I’m not one to prefer having everything about a magic system laid out blatantly and logically, but it can be nice to have some rules … More Top Five Magic Systems

Rainy Day Reads

I think a good rainy day read is something you can get cozy with. It’s atmospheric, it’s thoughtful, it’s maybe a bit somber. These five books are all sweet, lovable, and sad. Except for the last one. The last one is simply sweet and lovable in case you’re not up for sad. Top 5 Tuesday … More Rainy Day Reads