Category: books

2020 books to be psyched for

2020 books to be psyched for

2020 is coming! And that means more good books. Is it too soon to hype 2020 releases? Methinks…no. So, here are some 2020 books you should all add to your TBR lists IMMEDIATELY! You Should See Me in a Crown | Leah Johnson – Okay, so this book is QUEER and about a small-town black girl […]

Posted October 24, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 6 Comments
october releases to squee over

october releases to squee over

New month, new goals, new me, NEW BOOKS!! (the last one is the most important). Here are some of the books coming out in October that I’m excited for:   october 1 The Last True Poets of the Sea | Julia Drake – I wanted to read this book because it’s about surviving trauma and […]

Posted October 4, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 5 Comments

september releases i want to read

We all know I always fail epically at sticking to TBRs I make for myself, so this month, I’m just going to highlight some exciting September releases that I have eARCs or ARCs of that I am dying to read. Will I actually read them in time? Who knows! (i. e. probably not) but I […]

Posted September 2, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 4 Comments
thoughts i had while reading the raven boys

thoughts i had while reading the raven boys

Title: The Raven Boys Author: Maggie Steifvater Pages: 409 Date published: September 18, 2012 Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue herself never sees them—not until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark and speaks directly to her. His name is Gansey, and […]

Posted August 12, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 5 Comments

a YARC update

At the beginning of the year, I decided to take part in the YARC (Year of the Asian) reading challenge. The goal is to read as many books by Asian authors as possible. You can find more info about the challenge on the blogs of the lovely  Lily, Vicky, Shealea, and CW, who are all hosting it! I […]

Posted August 5, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 4 Comments
2020 earcs i can’t wait to read

2020 earcs i can’t wait to read

I have a problem. The problem is my TBR list. I am already super behind on my 2019 TBR because I’ve been reading a lot of backlist books and children’s books and poetry, yet somehow I’m still requesting 2020 eARCs??? What is wrong with me. BUT there are just so many amazing books coming out […]

Posted August 1, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 9 Comments