Apr 22 2014

Top 10 Tuesday: Awesome Siblings!

 Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish.

This week’s was blogger’s choice: top ten characters who ____.  I’m picking my favorite literary siblings! As the youngest with two older brothers with whom I am close, books with siblings who are present and important …

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Apr 19 2014

Spring 2014 TBR Pile Update (TBR Madness)

Last fall, I went on a personal quest to cut down the TBR pile – specifically, books I’d bought, never read, and that had been silently judging me for their long-term tenure in my TBR piles. One of my goals for 2014 is to finish off those last TBR Madness books and …

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Apr 18 2014

Review: “Finding Angel” by Kat Heckenbach

Thank you to the author for providing me with a copy of “Finding Angel” in exchange for a fair and honest review.

My Review of “Finding Angel”:

Finding Angel was a cute little fantasy, with the kind of starting action that many of us have probably imagined at some point or another. While I didn’t …

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Apr 11 2014

Push That Book! Stormy: This Song Will Save Your Life

Welcome to Push That Book!

This is a new feature on the blog where I ask a friend to choose a book they love but that I have not read, then we discuss it. I’m trying this out for two reasons: 1) I’m bored of writing reviews where I can’t actually DISCUSS spoilers. I …

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Apr 09 2014

Review: “Better Off Friends” by Elizabeth Eulberg

My Review of “Better Off Friends”:

*dances through forest with book*

Sometimes you know exactly what kind of book you want to read, and for me, a lot of times that involves the best friends fall in love trope. I didn’t have a lot of good guy friends growing up, and the idea of the …

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Apr 08 2014

Re-Read Round Up: The Way of Kings

Re-Read Round Up is a feature wherein I talk about books I’m rereading and may have already reviewed.

I’m sure you’ve seen it around: that wish that many book lovers had that they could re-read a favorite book as if for the first time, so they could relive the rush …

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Apr 02 2014

Review: “Stolen Songbird” by Danielle L. Jensen

Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of “Stolen Songbird” in exchange for a fair and honest review.

My Review of “Stolen Songbird”:

WOW! I wasn’t expecting much from this one, but requested it on a whim from NetGalley. I’m so glad that I did!

The Story:

Cécile is …

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Mar 31 2014

Month in Review: March 2014

Hi all! Time to recap! March was an off month for me. I didn’t read as much, and pretty much skipped two weeks of blogging because of burnout and TV binging.

Discussions/Memes:

  • Book Chat: When Spin Offs Disappoint You - If you only click one link, make it this one!
  • Blog Update - a guilt …

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Mar 26 2014

Blog Update

Hey guys! I know, silence again for a couple of days. Life has been crazy lately! My weekends are packed with family and church commitments, and I’m basically booked out until Easter, with a brief break in May and then it all gets bonkers again.

What I’m Reading:

Oh you beautiful book. You know …

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Mar 21 2014

Discussion: When Spin-Offs Disappoint You

Book Chat is a discussion series here at StarlightBookReviews.com wherein I ramble and then ask you questions. Mostly about books. 

*Before you read: I struggled with this post but there are some slight spoilers for the end of the Glass series by Maria V. Snyder that couldn’t be avoided because they are …

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