Within These Wicked Walls: Magic, Evil Spirits, and Love

Y'all know if I hear about a Jane Eyre retelling, I am going to read it and when I heard about Within These Wicked Walls by Lauren Blackwood, I was all in. Jane Eyre and magic and cleansing houses of spirits and demons?? Yes, please. Unfortunately, while there were parts that I loved, there were… Continue reading Within These Wicked Walls: Magic, Evil Spirits, and Love

The Merchant and the Rogue Blog Tour: Review

And now back to our regular programming of historical romance! lol. The Merchant and the Rogue is the third book in Sarah M. Eden's Dread Penny Society series and omg it might be my favorite book in the series so far. Irishman. Russian woman. Explosions. Fighting. Love. Secrets. What more could you want?? (if you want a Cillian gif...stick with me)

Like Other Girls: Football, Internalized Misogyny, and Finding Your People

Sports books AKA books where sports happen usually aren't my thing, but if they're like Like Other Girls by Britta Lundin, then I will read ALL of them. I don't know what I was expecting from this book, but what I got was so goooood. Finding your people, dealing with internalized misogyny, and discovering love where you never expected it. FUCK YES.

When A Duke Loves A Governess: Secret Identities, Long Lost Parents, and Romance

A governess and a duke?!?!? Who would have thought?!? (except everyone who reads historical romance lol) I really liked how many different layers this book had. It wasn't just romance (although, that is always enough for me!). There's looking for a long-lost father, missing journals, a possible secret map, and the mission to open a hat shop!