Bookish Mail: Dark and Complex Recs with Alexandra

Bookish Mail: Recommendations with Alexandra
Bookish Mail is my book recommendation feature utilizing postcards. Each time a reader sends me a book recommendation on a postcard, the reader and recommendation are featured on the blog along with my responding postcard and recommendation. If you’re interested in sending me a postcard to be a part of this feature, please email me to exchange mailing details and Goodreads info. Alexandra's Recommendation Hi Asti. I was originally going to recommend The Darkest Minds, but...

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Bookish Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Red Rising by Pierce Brown Review
MY THOUGHTS What can I say about Red Rising? There's no doubt I enjoyed it, and I definitely can't wait to read the next book in the series, but this book has left me sort of confused. For me, this felt like two separate stories smashed into one. There's a great feeling of disconnect between the first half and the second half of the book. Don't get me wrong, I enjoyed both halves. But something about it just felt so off to me while reading the book. Let's see if I can explain in this review... When...

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