• Book Lists

    Some of My Favorite Villains I Read in 2020

    I read so many amazing books in 2020 with their amazing fantasy book worlds and their passionate and loveable characters. Yes, I love all the heroines and their dashing partners in crime, but I found the villains fascinating and loveable as well. I’ve always found villains in books and movies some of the most interesting characters because I always want to know why. Why do they do the things they do and how did they turn out this way? Here is a list of some of my favorite villains and why they are so intriguing to me.  Aidan from The Illuminate Files  So there has been some debate about whether…

  • Book Review

    The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Review

    Summary Adeline LaRue lived in a small town in 1700s France. She also thought she was meant for bigger and better things. So when she is faced with a crossroads she makes a decision that will haunt her forever.  My Thoughts OH THIS BOOK WAS SO HEARTBREAKING! I honestly have been putting this book off since I got it because I just KNEW it was going to be sad. I mean it is a perspective on a classic that is equally devastating so I guess I was preparing myself for the inevitable sob fest I was about to have while reading.  When I started the book, it took me a…

  • Bibliophile Commentary

    My 5 Top Reads of November

    Despite the holiday and my crazy life, I actually read 12 more books in November than October! I am so happy to be getting my reading groove back! I read 23 books in all this month and while they all were really great, four books and one series stood out to me as my favorites!  Gemina by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman  This book was not what I was expecting, but I ended up really enjoying the space ride that it took me on. I usually am not a fan of when a series changes main characters between the first installment and the sequel, but this book was a great…

  • Bibliophile Commentary

    My Most Anticipated Book Releases of October

    I am so excited that my favorite month is finally here! I am so ready for new reads this month! I am also ecstatic for some new releases that are coming this month. I’ve chosen five books that I am most excited about for this month. The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab  A woman in 18th century France bargained to live forever, but had to trade something in return. She wanders with no purpose for 300 years, but it all changes when she meets a boy in a bookstore.  I CANNOT WAIT FOR THIS BOOK! It sounds amazing and I can’t wait to dig in! I chose…