Black Friday Haul

Happy holidays! The holiday season has officially begun! I've always loved Black Friday shopping. The past few years, my mom, sister, grandmother and I would load up and take off Thursday night and stay out however long we wanted, just shopping around and enjoying each other, even when we didn't buy very much. This year, …

Lost Stars

I surprised myself (and my yearly reading goal) by picking up a book yesterday and reading the whole thing for no discernible reason. Well, maybe there was some subconscious motivation -- I had been thinking about Phasma, which I adore, and asked the author Delilah Dawson on Twitter what I should read next, and she …

All the Crooked Saints

I've been anticipating this new release from Maggie Stiefvater for over a year, though, truthfully, I've been anticipating it since I learned that a creature named Maggie Stiefvater existed on this plane of being. I fell in love with her writing when I was an angsty middle schooler who preferred monsters to people, and though …