ARC Review: Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins: A Novel by Katarina Bivald

Absolutely nothing is fine. When I was a teenager I read a Sweet Valley High book where a terrible earthquake occurred and a beloved side character died in the aftermath. She was cremated and her ashes were scattered in the ocean and I was so touched that immediately after reading that I went up to … Continue reading ARC Review: Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins: A Novel by Katarina Bivald

ARC Review: Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert

Genre: Romance/Chick-lit Life isn't easy. Love isn't easy. In the end they're both pains in the ass but what I've learned in my old age (yes, my old old age of 30) is that laughter is pretty much the best medicine and it will get you through a lot of hard times. Laughter and love … Continue reading ARC Review: Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert

Thursday Discussion: Best Spooky Settings 10/31

Happy Halloween and Happy Thursday! I haven't done a Thursday prompt all October and for that I apologize because I really really do apologize. It's just been such a busy month for me. I'm super excited about this one because of course since it's Halloween and the last day of the month it's a creepy … Continue reading Thursday Discussion: Best Spooky Settings 10/31

Book Review: The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson

How can you fight what you can’t see? Growing up on Long Island you have local haunts that everyone knows all about. There's Pilgrim State Hospital, Kings Park Psychiatric Center, and the house in Amityville. You know what house I'm talking about. Yes, that house. It's spawned many movies and is a hot, controversial topic … Continue reading Book Review: The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson

Lightning Fast Review: The Echoing Green and Other Stories by David Jordan

Hello, hello!!! An author David Jordan reached out to me via my Contact page and in exchange for a fair and honest review gifted me his short story collection to review. It's coming out in the coming weeks and you can check out his blog here: https://shadowoftheglen.wordpress.com/ https://shadowoftheglen.wordpress.com/2019/10/22/the-echoing-green-and-other-stories/ This is a short story collection full of the … Continue reading Lightning Fast Review: The Echoing Green and Other Stories by David Jordan

Manga Review: Happiness Volumes 1 + 2 by Shuzo Oshimi

I was recommended this manga by my high school bestie Arian awhile ago and actually yelled at him for suggesting I read yet another story that would make me cry. His thing since HS has been making me watch movies that make me sob and that hasn't changed apparently. Makato Ozaki is a first year … Continue reading Manga Review: Happiness Volumes 1 + 2 by Shuzo Oshimi