Genre: Action & Adventure

One Kick-ass Heroine! Phoenix Unbound by Grace Draven [Audiobook Review]

One Kick-ass Heroine! Phoenix Unbound by Grace Draven [Audiobook Review]

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review.   It’s been a while since I read fantasy romance and I was a little apprehensive going in to Phoenix Unbound and I was blown away! Phoenix Unbound is an awesome, thrilling and romantic fantasy and I can’t get enough of it! Phoenix Unbound is set in a fantasy world very similar to Rome where there are gladiator fights and female sacrifices with an evil empire taking over the world. Our heroine is Gilene, an ordinary woman with extraordinary fire powers. She is also able to […]

• Posted November 9, 2018 • 0 Comments

It was a little underwhelming | Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu [Audiobook Review]

It was a little underwhelming | Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu [Audiobook Review]

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review.   Batman: Nightwalker was very interesting. I am not an avid comic book or graphic novel reader, so this book was interesting. I have watched quite a bit of Batman animated movies, so I think I know a little bit of Batman facts. I was expecting to be blown away by Batman: Nightwalker, but I wasn’t. It was surprising to me at least. We get to see a teen Bruce Wayne before he had control of his company. We also meet his friends, Diana (who is Filipina, by […]

• Posted April 26, 2018 • 2 Comments

Romeo & Juliet, X-Men & Revenge | Renegades by Marissa Meyer Audiobook Review

Romeo & Juliet, X-Men & Revenge | Renegades by Marissa Meyer Audiobook Review

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review.   Renegades is a book that I have been putting off for a while. I have been very hesitant in diving in because of the lackluster early reviews. It’s unfortunate, really because Marissa Meyer is one of my favorite YA authors. I finally listened to the audiobook this month and I liked it? So, I’m not entirely sure how I feel about this book. Let’s just say that it is a very sloooooow book. I mean, the world building is amazing! In fact, it’s as vivid as her world […]

• Posted April 19, 2018 • 0 Comments

Indiana Jones in Space! Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner [Audiobook Review]

Indiana Jones in Space! Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner [Audiobook Review]

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review.   I FINALLY read it! Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner was… enjoyable. Well, it didn’t blow me away as I expected it to, but it wasn’t bad. It was OKAY. Let me explain. Unearthed had a lot of world building to establish. They needed to establish Gaia and of course the Earth during that time. Unearthed also introduced the main players in this adventure and why they were on Gaia in the first place. Which is why there was a lot of telling and […]

• Posted March 15, 2018 • 2 Comments

Over Hyped but Okay? Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh Audiobook Review

Over Hyped but Okay? Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh Audiobook Review

  Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. I have to be very honest with you. I was extremely excited when I heard about this book. Supposedly, it has similar themes to Mulan in that our heroine dresses up as a boy. When I finally got around to reading it….uhmm I was in a for a slight let down. It’s not what I expected at all. I thought there would be more action but instead, I got a lot of Mariko’s internal musings. Again, it was okay but the story didn’t blow me away. […]

• Posted July 14, 2017 • 3 Comments

All that’s Missing is an EPIC Space Battle! Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray Audiobook Review

All that’s Missing is an EPIC Space Battle! Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray Audiobook Review

  Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. I have no reason why I love reading about artificial intelligence and this book HAS one! Think YA Star Wars! Sure, the start was a little slow, but the story picked up speed as I got immersed into the world. Defy the Stars is about two unlikely heroes, an android named Abel and a teen soldier named Noemi. Noemi inadvertently rescues Abel from his prison where he has been stuck in for about thirty years. These two become allies as they try to stop an […]

• Posted May 26, 2017 • 4 Comments


You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando Clothing Inspo + Giveaway

You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando Clothing Inspo + Giveaway

Clothing inspired by books, styled by Zeee. This is my clothing inspo for You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando. I see Reagan wearing this get-up on a date with Luke. Naturally, I chose black, kept it simple and chic, and paired her with flats and tech! This outfit is also perfect in case she needs to make a quick getaway! a Rafflecopter giveaway  

• Posted January 13, 2017 • 0 Comments

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Spoiler Movie Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Spoiler Movie Review

This is not technically a “movie date night” because I saw Fantastic Beasts last week during the Friday matinee showing by myself. Of course, Pierre wasn’t really happy about that but I just couldn’t wait for him to come home from work. I had high expectations for this film. REALLY HIGH expectations and I have to admit that even though I enjoyed the movie, it didn’t live up to what I expected it to be. This is unlike what my experience was when I first saw Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. According to JK Rowling, Fantastic Beasts is NOT a prequel to the […]

• Posted November 26, 2016 • 0 Comments