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  • Books,  Reviews,  Young Adult

    The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano

    Hello Lovelies, Today I am reviewing The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano. This book was a part of my December TBR and is a loose retelling of the story of King Midas. DeStefano also wrote The Chemical Garden series which is a beautiful read. The Glass Spare tells the story of  Wilhelmenia Heidl, the fourth child and only daughter of the King of a wealthy Kingdom. Wil wishes to explore the world but her father keeps her hidden the palace and only lets her out to spy for him. One day, when Wil is attacked she discovers that her touch can turn any living thing into gemstone. Terrified yet fascinated…

  • Books,  Reviews,  Young Adult

    Renegades by Marissa Meyer

    “One cannot be brave who has no fear.” Morning Everyone! Today I am reviewing Renegades by Marissa Meyer! If you don’t know who she is, Marissa Meyer is the author of The Lunar Chronicles and the standalone novel Heartless. I absolutely adore The Lunar Chronicles and Heartless is on my Want to Read list. I read this book as a part of my December TBR list after hearing about it for months! The main thing that appealed to me about this was the fact its a SUPERHERO book. This is not something you typically see in the YA genre, besides the book Powerless which is AMAZING and you should definitely…

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    Most Anticipated 2019 YA Books

    Good Morning Bookies, Today I am going to be listing my most anticipated 2019 YA books! They are listed in order of release date and the un-dated ones are on the bottom! I have already added these to my “Want to Read” list on Goodreads and I recommend you do the same! Without further ado, here we go:   The Wicked King by Holly Black – January 8th, 2019 You must be strong enough to strike and strike and strike again without tiring. The first lesson is to make yourself strong. After the jaw-dropping revelation that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep her younger brother safe. To…

  • Books,  Young Adult

    The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead

    Hello Lovelies, Happy Thursday! Today’s review is The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead. This book is perfect for fans of the Selection and The Jewel. The book tells the story of a Countess who wishes to run away from her life. Her family title was losing money so her Grandmother arranged a marriage. Not wanting to go through with it, she assumes the identity of a servant girl and joins the Glittering Court. The Glittering Court is a finishing school for ladies of the lower class with the goal of selling them into marriage with wealthy men. I had high hopes for this book and found the beginning to be quite enjoyable,…

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    The Darkest Star by Jennifer L Armentrout

    OH HOLY ALIEN BABIES EVERYWHERE Hello Everyone! I am so excited to be writing this post on THE DARKEST STAR BY JENNIFER L ARMENTROUT. The day I got my signed copy was the highlight of my month, yes the entire month. I have been waiting for this book since I finished Opposition and it did NOT disappoint. The story is from the point of Evie Dasher, and you may recognize her last name from one Jason Dasher, the sergeant that we all hated from Origin and Opposition. One night, she happens to find herself, with her friend Heidi, at a club rumored to be a hangout spot for Luxen. Keep…

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    Behesians by Isaiyan Morrison

    Good Morning Lovelies, This week I am reviewing Behesians by Isaiyan Morrison. I know this isn’t my usual review posting you, but on the bright side, you get two this week! I got this Review Copy through Lola’s Book Tours in exchange for an honest review. Here is a Summary of Behesians: Summary From tragedy comes destiny. Cassidy is a 17-year-old girl being raised by her father in San Diego, California. Her existence is a mixed blessing, full of life but burdened with the knowledge that her mother died while giving birth to her. Her mother’s absence constantly weighs on her mind, but she trusts her loving father to protect…

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    Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

    Happy Thursday! This week I am reviewing Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett. Have you ever had a moment where you think “I could use a good, contemporary, romance book right now.” Well, that was my thought when I walked into Barnes and Noble the other week. I decided to choose a book based entirely on the title and cover. This is because I was desperate for a new read, and I am so happy that I picked up Starry Eyes. Analysis Let’s begin with the characters: Zorie, the daughter of a Massage therapist and an acupuncturist is an aspiring astrologer who has lived across the street from Lennon Mackenzie most…

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    Creating a Bookstagram

    Hello Everyone! Happy Sunday! It has been about a month since I created the Graced with Books Bookstagram! In this month, I have met some wonderful, talented, people, and followed some stunning accounts.   Why did I become a bookstagrammer? I love writing on my blog and reviewing books but for a while now I have wanted to begin adding a photography element to my repertoire. Bookstagramming gives me that outlet and has allowed me to expand my blog! Within the First Month: Speaking statistics wise, within the first month I have: 92 Followers (Thanks you guys <3) 1002 Likes 29 Posts How I Chose my Theme: Before beginning my…