The Archived: A Review

The Archived by Victoria Schwab My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was my first V.E. Schwab book, and I really enjoyed her writing. This particular story is about a girl named Mackenzie who inherits this job from her grandfather as a Keeper. Apparently, when someone dies, a record of them is created in the… Continue reading The Archived: A Review


Inspired: A Review

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again by Rachel Held Evans My rating: 4 of 5 stars I chose to read this book because it was recommended by someone I follow on Instagram. I hadn't read anything from this author (unless I might have read something she wrote online, but I… Continue reading Inspired: A Review

Simplicity Parenting: A Review

Simplicity Parenting: Using the Extraordinary Power of Less to Raise Calmer, Happier, and More Secure Kids by Kim John Payne and Lisa M. Ross My rating: 4 of 5 stars Full disclosure, I didn't pick up this book to challenge me. I wanted to read a parenting book that matched closely with the direction I wanted… Continue reading Simplicity Parenting: A Review

A Torch Against the Night: A Review

A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir My rating: 4 of 5 stars A Torch Against the Night is the second book in a series by Sabaa Tahir. Just like the first book, this one is very plot-driven, very action packed. I won’t go too much into the plot or the characters because I… Continue reading A Torch Against the Night: A Review

The Book of Dust: A Review

The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman My rating: 3 of 5 stars To be fair, I didn't read the Darkest Materials series, but I was familiar with the storyline and the controversy around that series being a bit preachy and pro-atheism. But this book was recommended to me and it had… Continue reading The Book of Dust: A Review