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kingdom of the blazing phoenix

Title: Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix Author: Julie C. Dao Pages: 384 Date published: November 6, 2018 This fairy tale retelling lives in a mystical world inspired by the Far East, where the Dragon Lord and the Serpent God battle for control of the earthly realm; it is here that the flawed heroine of Forest […]

Posted January 8, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 1 Comment
january tbr

january tbr

Woohoo! It’s a new month! It’s a whole new YEAR! And, it’s time for my first monthly TBR list of the wonderful year that will be 2019!! I am optimistic that 2019 will be better than 2018, hopefully starting with the books! Let’s get to my TBR list before I use all the exclamation points […]

Posted January 2, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 4 Comments
blogmas day 10: queer books of 2019 i want to read

blogmas day 10: queer books of 2019 i want to read

Prepare yourselves for another loooooooooong post of amazing books coming out in 2019…only this time, they’re QUEER. This is a list of all the books in 2019 I’m hoping to read that feature queer characters! Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali tries her hardest to live up to her conservative Muslim parents’ expectations, but lately she’s finding that […]

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

missed potential and meh // the similars

Title: The Similars Author: Rebecca Hanover Pages: 352 Date published: January 1, 2019 When six clones join Emmaline’s prestigious boarding school, she must confront the heartbreak of seeing her dead best friend’s face each day in class. The Similars are all anyone can talk about at the elite Darkwood Academy. Who are these six clones? […]

Posted December 14, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments
blogmas day 8: favorite debuts of 2018

blogmas day 8: favorite debuts of 2018

Happy continuation of Blogmas! Woohoo! Today’s topic is going to be covering my favorite debuts of 2018.     Let’s Talk About Love | Claire Kann – I’m talking about this more in depth on another post for Bookending Winter, so I’ll keep this short. LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE is fluffy and delightful, with nuanced […]

Posted December 13, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments
Fireside Favorites

Fireside Favorites

This prompt for Bookending Winter is hosted by Lauren @ Northern Plunder. Bookending Winter is an event hosted by Book Dragons and more information can be found here. For today’s Bookending Winter post, Lauren asks us to share books that one could read while snuggled up cozily by the fire.   Let’s Talk About Love | […]

Posted December 9, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments