Top 10 Tuesday – Book Recs for People Who Don’t Normally Read YA

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I participate on Instagram (@amandareadsandwrites) and here, when I have the time to prepare a post. Regular topics are back! This week was fun, because it was pretty open-ended. I chose to make a list of book recommendations for people who don’t normally read YA, and I’m excited about it, because YA is my jam. I’ll include a brief explanation of who I think each particular book would be good for. I’m so excited! Here we go!Read More »

Top 5 Wednesday – Second Book is Best

Happy Hump Day – it’s Top 5 Wednesday! As a reminder, Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly roundup of cool/fun bookish things that is hosted by Sam over at Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. You can visit the Goodreads group for topics (and such, as Sam always says). Anywho! This week, was hard for me. As a whole, I disagree with Sam on this topic – I usually hate second books. There are some exceptions, obviously, but this topic was rough. I ended up cheating a bit – I had to go into the Twitter and Tumblr universes to find some that I owned and hadn’t read yet. So! I was able to scrounge up five books where the second is the best. Read More »

Top 10 Tuesday – Books that Capture High School

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I participate on Instagram (@amandareadsandwrites) and here, when I have the time to prepare a post. Since the regular topics are on hiatus until August, I’ve been going through the backlist and choosing some old topics to feature each week – this week, it’s books that capture high school.Read More »

Top 5 Wednesday – Series that Got Better

Happy Hump Day – it’s Top 5 Wednesday! As a reminder, Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly roundup of cool/fun bookish things that is hosted by Sam over at Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. You can visit the Goodreads group for topics (and such, as Sam always says). Anywho! This week, we’re talking about series that got better as the books went along, and I am excited about it! I had lots of options to choose from, and narrowing it down to five was tricky. But here we go!Read More »

Top 10 Tuesday – Books I Wish I Could Read Again for the First Time

Hey hey, it’s Top Ten Tuesday! Top ten Tuesday is run by The Broke and the Bookish, and I participate on Instagram (@amandareadsandwrites) and here, when I have the time to prepare a post. Since the regular topics are on hiatus until August, I’ve been going through the backlist and choosing some old topics to feature each week – this week, it’s books I wish I could read again for the first time.Read More »