Gemina (A Tribute to Hanna) | Book Review

Gemina Book Review

By: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

The Illuminae Files #2 | 659 Pages | Pub. 2016

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Gemina at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: #1 Girl Crush (LET ME BE YOU HANNA)
  • Dude: Mobsters come in Hufflepuff
  • Steaminess: All talk
  • Brutality: Poor cows

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January Wrap-Up and February TBR


This month flew by! I went to New Orleans for a friend’s birthday which was a ton of fun. Nyx is still not 100% potty trained, but she is getting much better. I also feel as though I finally have a better grip on balancing my work, home and blogging life.

Plus we got so many fantastic books in January!

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books I was Supposed to Read in 2018 but Didn’t

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Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together.

The rules are simple:

  • Each Tuesday, Jana assigns a new topic. Create your own Top Ten list that fits that topic – putting your unique spin on it if you want.
  • Everyone is welcome to join but please link back to The Artsy Reader Girl in your own Top Ten Tuesday post.
  • Add your name to the Linky widget on that day’s post so that everyone can check out other bloggers’ lists.
  • Or if you don’t have a blog, just post your answers as a comment.

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Illuminae | Book Review


By: Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman

The Illuminae Files #1 | 599 Pages | Pub. 2015

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Illuminae at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: She is probably in my computer now
  • Dude: Lucky bastard
  • Originality: 10/10 would recommend
  • Brutality: If you don’t like the purge then don’t read this

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