Category: books

recent acquisitions // *cue excitement*

recent acquisitions // *cue excitement*

I’ve had another influx of bookish acquisitions from publishers, NetGalley, and Edelweiss, and I want to share the books I’m most excited about reading today on the blog. e-ARCs   A Blade So Black | L. L. McKinney // This is apparently an Alice in Wonderland retelling, and have I ever mentioned how much I […]

Posted April 23, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

First Quarter Faves 2018

Today, I want to share some of my favorite reads of 2018 so far. Since we are in month 4, April, we are already a quarter through the year! Fortunately, I read a lot more at this time this year than I did at this time last year, so I’ll actually have books to talk […]

Posted April 10, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

April TBR

I actually ended up reading quite a lot in March and was very happy about it. I hope to read 4-5 books this month since I have a few longer rereads on my TBR list, as well as catch up on some releases from earlier in the year and read some April releases. Here are […]

Posted April 7, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

Books on my Amazon Wishlist

Probably one of my favorite gifts to receive is honestly an Amazon giftcard. I love Barnes & Noble and going shopping in a physical bookstore, but now that I’m financially independent and have to save more money, I’ve been turning to online book shopping a lot more, and Amazon often has better deals on physical […]

Posted March 29, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

Fantasies I Want to Reread

I am not a big rereader. In fact, I can only think of a single book I reread that wasn’t part of a series (I tend to only reread series books because I forget the last book before the next one comes out), and that was Elie Weisel’s Night, which I had to read three times […]

Posted March 26, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday // Spring TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature now hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl. I didn’t think I’d be doing TTT again on this blog because for some reason I always used to feel a weird pressure about it, but I just can’t resist the TTT seasonal TBR posts, so here we are, […]

Posted March 20, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

Poetry Likes & Dislikes

I have always enjoyed poetry, but until last year only really read it when it was required in an academic setting. Then, I started reading it more for fun on my own when I started dating my boyfriend, because poetry is the only genre we can agree upon. He likes very high-brow literary fiction while […]

Posted March 19, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments