Crescent City: House of Earth and Blood

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World War Z by Max Brooks

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Acts of Forgiveness Review and Giveaway

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The Kiss Quotient & The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

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Crescent City: House of Earth and Blood

March 23, 2020

I finally got around to reading House of Earth and Blood, the first book in Sarah J. Maas’ new Crescent City series. And by finally got around to, what I really mean is that I bought it, and read it immediately, and finished it in 4 days. Which I’d like to think is pretty impressive […]

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World War Z by Max Brooks

March 15, 2020

I cannot recommend this book enough! READ WORLD WAR Z. Or listen to it like I did. This is such an interesting book, and it really makes you think about how society and culture would actually respond to something as outrageous as a zombie war. While this is the only zombie book I have ever […]

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Acts of Forgiveness Review and Giveaway

March 11, 2020

I’m thrilled that I have the opportunity to tell you all about Acts of Forgiveness and host a giveaway for a copy of the book! I don’t read many memoirs, so this was an interesting book for me to try out. Not only is it about a gay man coming out to the church, his […]

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Review: A Love Hate Thing

January 13, 2020

A Love Hate Thing is a new take on the wrong-side-of-the-tracks romance. It’s Whitney Grandison’s first YA novel, and while I wasn’t a huge fan of it, I think it shows promise for future novels. This one is just a little lacking in originality. Grandison is an Own Voices writer (read this great article if […]

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Three Mini Reviews

January 9, 2020

Hey, y’all. Happy New Year! I know this is coming a week too late, but I’ve been a little busy. To catch you up on all the things I’ve been doing outside of Reading Whale, here’s a little recap: I graduated college, did a little traveling, celebrated the holidays, and most importantly — read lots […]

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Cozy Up with a Holiday Romance

December 13, 2019

Everyone knows the holiday season is the best time for reading by the fireplace, snuggled up under 50 pounds of blankets and a hot cocoa in hand. Going by all the Hallmark movies, it’s also the best time for a good holiday romance. It’s just that Christmas magic. And since it’s also the season of […]

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5 Things I’ve Learned as a College Senior

December 5, 2019

Today is my last day of undergrad classes, and I’m feeling… lots of things. I’m so happy have made it to the end, so sad to be leaving Columbia, and so excited and nervous for what’s to come. I know this post isn’t bookish, but I thought I would share some of the things I […]

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So Thankful for Bookstagram

November 30, 2019

It’s a few days after Thanksgiving, and having spent time with my family, it’s time to tell you all how grateful I am for my bookish friends. Writing this post got me in all the feels. It’s my third year on bookstagram, and I’m still as in love with all the bookish posts, challenges, friends, […]

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