Hi everybody, Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! Before I start this wrap-up, I just wanted to thank all of you for coming back to my blog and supporting it so much this month. Even though I have not been blogging consistently for the past year and a half, you have all shown me a… Continue reading October 2018 Wrap-Up
“It was all just a matter of time before something like this happened. I told you before - the future is going to be bleak as hell. People get so excited that we have all this fun new technology. They never sit back and consider how dangerous it might be. We’re just a bunch of… Continue reading Alyssa’s Reviews – Other Earth by Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller (ARC)
"I don't understand. It's just virtual reality," I say. Kat leans forward. "No, see, that's the big secret," she whispers. "It's not virtual reality if it changes who you are. All of this is real, Simon. It's real." - Otherworld, Pg. 271 Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! For the past few weeks I have… Continue reading Alyssa’s Reviews – Otherworld by Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller
Hi everybody, Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! Almost two weeks ago I placed the most gigantic book order haul in the history of Book Outlet... just kidding (not really LOL)! I bought 19 books for just over $100 CAD on my favourite book selling website, BookOutlet.ca, which is a STEAL! Normally, hardback YA books… Continue reading HUGE FALL 2018 BOOK OUTLET HAUL!
Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! "Every Day" by David Levithan was one of my favourite reads of 2015, so when I found out that he was making a sequel and it was being published by Penguin Random House, I knew I needed to request it and read it! Thanks to the amazing people at… Continue reading Alyssa’s Reviews – Someday by David Levithan
Hi everybody! Originally, I was going to write a post about my "Halloween TBR", but I have too many ARCs to read to even begin to read a halloween-themed book. However, I just recently re-organized my books by genre, and I seem to have quite the collection of scary-ish books! I haven't read most of… Continue reading Halloween Books On My Shelf
Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! Normally, I am not a big YA Mystery type of reader, however this book may change that. "Dare You To Lie" by Amber Lynn Natusch is a new YA Thriller/Mystery novel that I requested and received from Raincoast Canada over two months ago. However, I just read this book… Continue reading Alyssa’s Reviews – Dare You to Lie by Amber Lynn Natusch (ARC)
Hi everybody and welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! With just about three weeks until Halloween, I thought it would be fun to participate in another book tag! Although I wasn't tagged in one, I still thought it would be fun to do! If you have not completed this book tag but want to participate,… Continue reading Spooky Scary Book Tag!
Welcome back to Reading, Reading, Reading! "Dry" by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman was one of my most anticipated releases of 2018, so when I received an ARC in the mail from Simon and Schuster Canada, I was so excited to read and review it! I knew the very basics about the plot, and knew… Continue reading Alyssa’s Reviews – Dry by Neal Shusterman & Jarrod Shusterman (ARC)
Hi everybody! Welcome to the Quick Thought #20! To read all of my previous Quick Thoughts, click here. In today's Quick Thought, we are going to be discussing "Book Hangovers"! A "Book Hangover" is when you read a fantastic book and have trouble picking up a new one because you are still thinking about the… Continue reading Quick Thought #20: How to Get Rid of a Book Hangover