Movie Review: The Holiday (2006)

I’ve been in a weird mood when it comes to movies lately. So much so that I was convinced the holiday season would pass me by before I would be able to sit through the entirety of one Christmas film. But that all changed after I watched The Holiday. The Holiday is a 2006 holiday-themed […]

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Book Review: The Heart Principle

Hey, everyone! I’m back with another book review and today it’s for Helen Hoang’s 2021 release, The Heart Principle. About the Book A woman struggling with burnout learns to embrace the unexpected—and the man she enlists to help her—in this new New York Times bestselling romance by Helen Hoang. When violinist Anna Sun accidentally achieves career success […]

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Book Review: The Love Hypothesis

Hey, everyone! Today’s review is for Ali Hazelwood’s debut romantic-comedy, The Love Hypothesis. About the Book As a third-year Ph.D. candidate, Olive Smith doesn’t believe in lasting romantic relationships–but her best friend does, and that’s what got her into this situation. Convincing Anh that Olive is dating and well on her way to a happily […]

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Book Review: A Winter’s Promise (The Mirror Visitor #1)

Hey, everyone! Today’s review is for the first installment in Christelle Dabos’ The Mirror Visitor quartet, A Winter’s Promise. About the Book Long ago, following a cataclysm called “The Rupture,” the world was shattered into many floating celestial islands. Known now as Arks, each has developed in distinct ways; each seems to possess its own […]

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Book Review: A Court of Silver Flames

Hey, everyone! Today’s review is for Sarah J. Maas’s fantasy romance, A Court of Silver Flames! About the Book Nesta Archeron has always been prickly-proud, swift to anger, and slow to forgive. And ever since being forced into the Cauldron and becoming High Fae against her will, she’s struggled to find a place for herself […]

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Book Review: We Hunt the Flame

Hey, everyone! I’m back with a new book review, and this time it’s for Hafsah Faizal’s debut YA fantasy, We Hunt the Flame! About the Book People lived because she killed. People died because he lived. Zafira is the Hunter, disguising herself as a man when she braves the cursed forest of the Arz to […]

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Book Review: Ace of Spades

Hey, everyone! I’m back with a new book review, and this time it’s for Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé’s YA contemporary thriller, Ace of Spades! About the Book Gossip Girl meets Get Out in Ace of Spades, a YA contemporary thriller by debut author Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé about two students, Devon & Chiamaka, and their struggles against an anonymous bully.  When two Niveus […]

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Gossip Girl Reboot (2021) Episode 1 Review

The time has come! The premiere of the Gossip Girl reboot hit HBO Max today and it was….something. I actually didn’t realize that only the first episode was premiering today, and that HBO Max is going to do weekly releases for the rest of season one. That definitely foiled my plans of binging the show […]

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Gossip Girl Reboot (2021) Trailer Thoughts

Hey, everyone! Today I’m presenting you my thoughts on the Gossip Girl reboot trailer. I’m a huge Gossip Girl fan (see: I Can’t Stop Rewatching Gossip Girl and Here’s Why), and as much as I’ve been dreading this reboot since it was announced a few years back, there’s no way I can’t not watch it. […]

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Book Review: Blackout

Hey, everyone! I’m back with a new book review. And this time it’s for the newly released Blackout, a young-adult anthology of interconnected Black Love stories set during a blackout in New York City. Blackout hits shelves today (June 22, 2021), so a huge thanks to EpicReads for my early review copy of the book! […]

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