• Haunted Halloween Reads

    Happy 31st everyone! I am so excited for tonight because Halloween to me means eating so much candy that I get a stomach ache! What are you dressing up as? For this spooky occasion, here are my top 5 spooky reads for Halloween (in no particular order)! Miss Peregrines School for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs This book has everything from a girl who floats to a boy who can raise people from the dead. If you need a book filled with creepy twists and turns, this is for you.         Macbeth by William Shakespeare Double Double Toil and Trouble. Nothing gets you in the Halloween spirit than…

  • Opposition by Jennifer L Armentrout

    Summary of Opposition: Katy knows the world changed the night the Luxen came. She can’t believe Daemon welcomed his race or stood by as his kind threatened to obliterate every last human and hybrid on Earth. But the lines between good and bad have blurred, and love has become an emotion that could destroy her—could destroy them all. Daemon will do anything to save those he loves, even if it means betrayal. They must team with an unlikely enemy if there is any chance of surviving the invasion. But when it quickly becomes impossible to tell friend from foe, and the world is crumbling around them, they may lose everything—…

  • Getting to your 8 AM: Tips and Tricks

    Ah, the dreaded 8 AM class. It is the bane of every college freshman’s existence. You’re in luck though because I have compiled a list of my tips and tricks to make getting to that early bird class as easy and painless as possible. 5 Tricks for your 8:00 AM Class Tip #1 Lay out your clothes – Personally, I like to look semi-put together for school,  so the night before my 8 AM, I pick out my outfit and shoes and lay them on my desk so that as soon as I wake up, I can grab them and go.  *Bonus Tip: Check the weather app the night before so you…

  • Origin by Jennifer L Armentrout

    Summary of Origin: Daemon will do anything to get Katy back. After the successful but disastrous raid on Mount Weather, he’s facing the impossible. Katy is gone. Taken. Everything becomes about finding her. Taking out anyone who stands in his way? Done. Burning down the whole world to save her? Gladly. Exposing his alien race to the world? With pleasure. All Katy can do is survive. Surrounded by enemies, the only way she can come out of this is to adapt. After all, there are sides of Daedalus that don’t seem entirely crazy, but the group’s goals are frightening and the truths they speak even more disturbing. Who are the…

  • Graced with Books is being Updated

    Graced with Books is getting a new look! Hello All! So a lot has happened in the past few months that has prevented me from posting a lot! I still have been writing reviews, just not formally posting them on this site. Now, I am a freshman in college, and I realized that I want to expand the parameters of this blog and its topics. I still will be posting about books and writing reviews, but there will be some new tabs and posts about college life, anxiety, and more. To go along with this new direction that the blog is going, I will also be updating the site a…