Showing posts from May, 2018

REVIEW: From Twinkle, With Love

Hey lovelies!

I just finished 'From Twinkle, With Love' by Sandhya Menon, and I am extremely happy with it! I graciously received an ARC from Simon & Schuster Canada in exchange for an honest review, and cannot wait to share my opinions on this great story.

RATING: 4.75/5

REVIEW: 'From Twinkle, With Love' tells the story of aspiring filmmaker Twinkle, and her journey through her first experiences of love, heartbreak, and how the power of friendship can overcome even the greatest pain.

I absolutely adored this novel, from the characters to the plot, and even the family struggles. Sahil's character was probably my favourite, loyal from the first page, and an honest friend to Twinkle when she needed someone to confide to. When individuals read his point of view, it is a true teenage guy perspective, and made the story feel real.

In terms of Twinkle's development, her growth as a leader, friend, and a person were impressively written.Twinkle's unsteady relati…

Blog Tour + US Giveaway: Nothing Happened

About the Book:

Author: Molly Booth
Pub. Date: May 15, 2018
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Formats: Hardcover, eBook
Pages: 336
Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD

This modern-day retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing takes place at the idyllic Camp Dogberry, where sisters Bee and Hana Leonato have grown up. Their parents own the place, and every summer they look forward to leading little campers in crafts, swimming in the lake, playing games of capture the flag and sproutball, and of course, the legendary counselor parties.

This year, the camp drama isn’t just on the improv stage. Bee and longtime counselor Ben have a will-they-or-won’t-they romance that’s complicated by events that happened—or didn’t happen—last summer. Meanwhile, Hana is falling hard for the kind but insecure Claudia, putting them both in the crosshairs of resident troublemaker John, who spreads a vicious rumor that could tear them apart.

As the counselors juggle their camp res…

April Spearcraft Unboxing

Here is my April unboxing of @spearcraftbookbox Pirates VS Pan box 💙 

It was such a fun box, and I love the candle included! The full unboxing is in my IG highlights if you’re interested in watching!

Featured in the box:
🌟 exclusive Neverland candle from @diocandleco
🌟 Peter Pan enamel pin designed by @laurastitesart
🌟 Unputdownable bookmark, Shelfies over Selfies pin, and Book Obsessed newsletter from @swoonreads
🌟 Pirates of the Caribbean inspired print by @laurastitesart
🌟 Peter Pan inspired metal bracelet 
🌟 Tinkerbell zipper pull from @spearcraftbookbox
🌟 Monthly magnet: Pirates of the Caribbean inspired 
🌟 Author spotlight:

ARC Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

Hey lovelies! How about a review about one of the biggest YA sequels of the year!?

Legendary by Stephanie Garber - 4.5/5

- received ARC from publisher in exchange for review -

This is the long awaited sequel to Caraval, and I was so excited to continue the story of the mysterious Legend. And this book definitely lived up the hype.

This one followed sister Tella, and her journey throughout another game of Caraval. I liked the setting of this one, in a new magical city, with even more dangers. Following her heart, Tella is relying on fate and a magical deck of cards to free her trapped mother, while balancing her conflicting feelings for certain characters. Readers see a more vulnerable side of Tella throughout the novel as she faces intimate dangers very close to her heart.

Beyond Tella, Scarlett's character grows, and you see a more daring side of Scarlett as the story progresses. At one point, I thought she was hiding details about Legend from Tella, but that is all apart of the…

Blog Tour: Summer Constellations + US Giveaway

About the Book:

Author: Alisha Sevigny
Pub. Date: May 1, 2018
Publisher: Kids Can Press
Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook
Pages: 264

Find it:Amazon, B&N, TBD, Goodreads

Synopsis: Julia Ducharme is ready for a fresh start. Her little brother has finally recovered from a serious illness, and now she just wants to enjoy peak season at the campground her family owns. Maybe this will be the year her annual summer fling with Dan Schaeffer becomes something more?

But her summer dreams are quickly shattered. First, Dan arrives for vacation with a new girlfriend in tow, and then Julia discovers this may be her last summer in the only home she's ever known.

Crushing medical bills have brought her single mom to the brink of bankruptcy, and a wealthy developer is sniffing around the campground. He sees what Julia sees: lush woods, a pristine lake, miles of trails for adventure. Unlike Julia, he thinks this is the perfect spot for a casino resort.

Heartbroken and af…

April Wrap Up & May TBR

Good afternoon everyone! Happy May! 😄

April Wrap Up:

Tess of the Road - 4/5 ⭐️
ARC of Legendary - 4.5/5 ⭐️
ARC of The Queen Underneath - 4.3/5 ⭐️
ARC of Accidental Bad Girl - 4.25/5 ⭐️
ARC of Summer Constellations - 4.75/5 ⭐️

May TBR:

✅ ARC of Stay Sweet
✅ Ash Princess
✅ A Date with Darcy (Bookish Boyfriends #1)
✅ ARC of Onyx & Ivory
✅ ARC of From Twinkle, With Love
✅ The Wicked Deep

Also, since it is a new month, check out my updated Rep/Review Page as there have been some new additions! 💙