Midyear Freak Out Book Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Sooo, this is my first ever time doing this tag, and I’m pretty excited to dive right in! I’m not 100% certain who created this tag, but it’s been around for the longest time. So, props to the marvellous mastermind behind this incredible tag. The Midyear Freak Out Book Tag is focusing on the books…

Book Battle Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Hello! Welcome! Today, I’ve decided to do something a little different! Instead of stealing other people’s tag ideas, I decided that I want to create one. Now, in saying this, I haven’t checked to see whether or not this tag has been done before, I just know that I want to try it. So, if…

WARRIOR OF THE WILD – Tricia Levenseller (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – FantasyTarget Audience: 13+ Rating: C- (61%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description:How do you kill a god?As her father’s chosen heir, eighteen-year-old Rasmira has trained her whole life to become a warrior and lead her village. But when her coming-of-age trial is sabotaged and she fails the test, her father banishes her to the monster-filled wilderness…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Black Books (25/30)

Welcome to the Twelfth shelf of the Rainbow Bookshelf Tour! This is the twenty-fifth segment of the Tour. If you want to view the other colours in the rainbow, click here! (I know, black isn’t a part of the rainbow, but I think they’re just as important as the rest!) My name is Tash and you’ll be witnessing all…

THE ARCHIVED – V.E Schwab (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Magical Realism Target Audience: 13+ Rating: B+ (86%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Description: Each body has a story to tell, a life seen in pictures only Librarians can read. The dead are called Histories, and the vast realm in which they rest is the Archive.Da first brought Mackenzie Bishop here four years ago, when she…

WHISPER – Chrissie Perry (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary Target Audience: 13+ Rating: F (22%)Goodreads Rating: 2/5 Goodreads Description:When I go swimming, I am no different from anyone else. Everyone is deaf underwater. Demi swims to forget her problems. The mess she’s made with Jules, the only guy who seems to understand her. Being ignored by her old friends while she tries to…

WHEN DIMPLE MET RISHI – Sandhya Menon (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Diverse Contemporary Target Audience: 13+ Rating: B+ (88%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description:Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.” Ugh. Dimple knows they must respect her principles on some level, though. If they…

Reading Habits Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

I’m here with another Tiggity Tag Friday! This week I’m taking on the Reading Habits Tag, discovered on The Bookish Lounge blog. They’re fabulous. After reading this, definitely pay them a visit. The tag was originally made by TheBookJazz. Now let’s get to it! 1. Do you have a certain place at home for reading?I’m…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Red Books (19/30)

Welcome to the ninth and tenth shelf of the Rainbow Bookshelf Tour! This is the nineteenth segment of the Tour. If you want to view the other colours in the rainbow, click here! My name is Tash and you’ll be witnessing all of the books I love and adore. I’m going to attach descriptions from Goodreads, as well…

A VERY LARGE EXPANSE OF SEA – Tahereh Mafi (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Diverse Contemporary Target Audience: 13+ Rating: A+ (100%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Description:It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s an extremely turbulent time politically, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped.Shirin is never surprised by how horrible people can be. She’s tired of the rude stares, the degrading…