Book review: My Dark Vanessa

My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell From Goodreads 2000. Bright, ambitious, and yearning for adulthood, fifteen-year-old Vanessa Wye becomes entangled in an affair with Jacob Strane, her magnetic and guileful forty-two-year-old English teacher. 2017. Amid the rising wave of allegations against powerful men, a reckoning is coming due. Strane has been accused of sexual … Continue reading Book review: My Dark Vanessa

Tag Tuesday: the Stuck at Home Book Tag

Happy Tuesday, gals and pals! Today I'm doing a tag!!!!! It's been literal months since I did a tag, but the lovely Ellyn created and tagged me in a quarantine-themed tag, so obviously I had to do it. The Rules Thank the person who nominated you Answer all the questions down below Pingback to the … Continue reading Tag Tuesday: the Stuck at Home Book Tag

Maybe kind of attempting Sapphic-A-Thon aka sapphic books on my TBR

Hi gals and pals, and welcome to another blog post! If you didn't know, this week is Sapphic-A-Thon, a read-a-thon dedicated to reading books with sapphic romances (romance between two women or non-binary, women-identifying people). I have a few sapphic books on my TBR, and thought this would be a great time to try to … Continue reading Maybe kind of attempting Sapphic-A-Thon aka sapphic books on my TBR

My first one star review: The Midnight Dance

The Midnight Dance by Nikki Katz From Goodreads Seventeen-year-old Penny is a lead dancer at the Grande Teatro, a finishing school where she and eleven other young women are training to become the finest ballerinas in Italy. Tucked deep into the woods, the school is overseen by the mysterious and handsome young Master who keeps … Continue reading My first one star review: The Midnight Dance