Book Review : The Warm Hands of Ghosts

Book Review : The Warm Hands of Ghosts

Every now and then a book comes along that makes you feel like you’re a better person for reading it—The Warm Hands of Ghosts is undoubtedly one of those books. The Warm Hands of Ghosts details a time, World War I, which is so often lost in the shadow of what came next. Author Katherine Arden lovingly and unapologetically places that time period out in the sun and shows it […]

Posted January 12, 2024 in ARCS, Book Reviews, Fantasy, Historical Fiction
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Book Review : What Feasts at Night

Book Review : What Feasts at Night

While I’ve never met a T. Kingfisher book I didn’t like, What Feasts at Night was regrettably not my favorite of her works by any means. Though the novella does a great job setting the atmosphere of fictional country Gallacia, it failed to truly creep me out like its predecessor, What Moves the Dead, or like her other works, The Twisted Ones and A House with Good Bones. Though I […]

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Book Review : Starling House

Book Review : Starling House

Starling House starts out really strong with a haunting, gothic atmosphere in the small town of Eden, Kentucky. Eden is anything but a paradise and is home to a notorious house that’s seen more than its fair share of mysterious deaths. Main character Opal finds herself inextricably drawn to the home, the eponymous Starling House, after years of fascination, curiosity, and nightmares. Before she knows it, she’s hired by the […]

Posted December 26, 2023 in ARCS, Book Reviews, Fantasy
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Christmas Songs Book Tag – 2023

Christmas Songs Book Tag – 2023

It’s been several years since I last did a Christmas Book Tag, so I thought, why not do another? I’ve seen this Christmas Songs Book Tag, created by That Artsy Reader Girl, floating around and thought it was super cute! What a fun way to reflect on what I read for the past year and to try to get in the holiday spirit.     1. “All I Want for […]

Posted December 22, 2023 in Book Reviews, Tags
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Most Anticipated Books of 2024

Most Anticipated Books of 2024

  Well, seeing as there’s only, *checks notes*, two full weeks left in December, I suppose it’s time to share my list of some of my most anticipated reads of 2024. These are all of the new releases that are on my radar in the coming year and that I hope to read! Some of these books are a bit higher on my priority list/interest level, but I’m going to […]

Posted December 18, 2023 in Book Reviews, Yearly Wrap Ups, Yearly Wrap Ups
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