BOOK REVIEW: Sarah J Maas “Throne of Glass”

TOG-NYT-CoverTitle: Throne of Glass

Author: Sarah J Maas

Genre: Fantasy

My Rating: 5/5 stars

 

Ardalan’s Assassin Celaena Sardothien has been slowly dying as a slave mines of Endovier as punishment for her crimes for the past year, yet the Crown Prince Dorian Havilliard offers her the strangest of salvations. He asks her to compete in a competition to become the King’s Champion, and if Celaena wins, Dorian promises her eventual freedom.

This being her only opportunity to get out of Endovier, Celaena accepts this deal and accompanies Dorian back to the glass castle, where she is pitted against other brutal, equally dangerous contestants. The tests are difficult, and some even perish, but this isn’t the only thing that Celaena must worry about. Another, possibly supernatural evil lurks within the castle, and magic that hasn’t been touched in years. Soon, it’s apparent that this competition, the glass castle and its inhabitants are much more than they appear.

My thoughts:

This is not the first time I’ve read Throne of Glass. I have been a huge fan of this series for almost 5 years now, but I decided it was time to reread the entire series in preparation for the final installment coming out in October 2018. In addition, I never reviewed this book when I read it the first time, so I thought it would be perfect to write something now that I’ve re-familiarized myself with the events of the first book once more.

Reading this the second time brought back all the feelings of the first round. I can recall exactly where I was when I read Throne of Glass for the first time, and the way my heart raced and my jaw dropped at every awe-inspiring moment. This book was so dang cool to me then, and it was just as cool to me today.

Knowing what I know about the rest of the series, I can read this now and appreciate the way Maas eases the reader into this world that, in a few books, is going to get way crazier. I love the way that she slowly introduces the magical and supernatural elements of the story and that we’re not just thrown into this world with foreign terms that haven’t been explained yet. Maas takes the time to explain it and build her world and I’m so thankful for it.

Celaena is so wonderful to read. I can understand why readers are sometimes put off by her because she can be pretty vile at times. However, I think that’s what I love about her: the things that rub other readers the wrong way are what make her realistic. Yes, Celaena is vain and a little too sharp-tongued for her own good, but as you read on, you see also how brave and selfless and loyal that she is. She’s a complex and absolutely beautiful character, and I will always love her.

I also don’t care what all you Chaol-haters think: I always liked Chaol. Yeah, he’s grumpy, but that’s also what makes him kind of hilarious. Y’all need to chill. I love the way he takes to Celaena, even in spite of himself because you know he didn’t plan on liking her. I enjoy reading Celaena and Dorian’s banter and just think they make such good friends. (Yes, I have shipped them two before and I thought they were adorable. But I’ve also shipped her and Chaol. Celaena would be amazing with anyone because she’s amazing, suck it.)

Everything about this series is amazing. The characters, the magical elements, the world building, the action, everything. I love it all. I’m going to be oh so sad to see this series end. A piece of my heart will die once I’m finished.

That’s all, folks. 10/10 would recommend forever and ever, please read this series, thanks.

 

Sarah J Maas: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

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PRODUCT REVIEW: Bookish Adventures

Good morning/afternoon/evening, book friends! Today’s post will be short and sweet; a post in which I shine a spotlight on some of the unsung bookish companies of Etsy. Here we have Bookish Adventures, a shop that sells adorable, creative bookmarks, something that all book lovers need. Yeah, sure, we can use a sticky note or a random receipt or a mattress tag (what), but that’s just not as fun.

I purchased three beautiful bookmarks from Bookish Adventures and I am here to show them to you. Hopefully you love them enough and respect your books enough to buy some dang bookmarks for yourselves. Treat your babies with the care they deserve; these are the real freaking deal.

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First up is this Divergent-inspired bookmark. Don’t judge me too harshly, book people. I feel as though this series has received a lot of flack, especially since the movies came out. Were they the best? Of course not. But I have a special place in my heart for this series because Divergent is the book that got me excited about reading again. Tris is still one of my all-time favorite characters (but not movie Tris) and I’ll never forget how brave and selfless and kind and smart and honest she was.

While this may have been originally said by Four, I feel that Tris really lived out this quote and will always be an admirable, wonderful character in my eyes. So glad to have this beautiful bookmark to remind me of that.

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Next was this adorable bookmark with a quote from Newt Scamander in the movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. I adore this movie with all of my being. I saw it in the theater about 5 1/2 times (it started raining halfway through my drive-in showing, I was devastated). I loved everything about this film and I am so dang pumped for the next one. I don’t have any Fantastic Beasts merch besides my Funkos so I thought it was time to remedy this. Look at this marbling! The water color swirls! The calligraphy! I could go on.

27849306_1968462206517194_837941453_nLastly. My reason for placing this order to begin with. The one, the only, The Greatest Showman.

Let me make my thoughts on this movie perfectly clear here and now, because I do know there’s a bit of controversy: I loved it. I knew about the iffy-ness of the movie before I watched it, and I still loved it. I can even understand why people would find this movie offensive but there’s no way that I ever could.

I’ll be frank: this movie does not accurately depict P.T. Barnum’s life or character. He was a horrible dude who did cruel, terrible things. I think it’s absolutely rotten that the real Barnum got rich by exploiting other people and by abusing the performers and animals in his shows. It’s downright atrocious and I don’t condone it in the slightest.

But this movie is not a biopic.

This is a family film, a musical, and a feel-good redemption story. I watched it as a work of fiction and that’s what it is to me. People also don’t break out into song-and-dance at random moments, nor do I think that any circus performer was ever that happy. The time period and the circus life was an all-around crappy one. Simply put, it’s a heartfelt musical, it’s a work of fiction, and it was brilliantly done.

All that being said, I love The Greatest Showman with all my heart and I am obsessed with any products inspired by the film. That’s why I needed this bookmark and I’m so freaking excited to own it.

That’s all for today, folks. Bookish Adventures has a wide variety of fandoms and books reflected in their inventory and you should do yourself a favor and check them out! Not only that, but they also carry bookish jewelry and other beautiful items. Take a look!Links to socials provided below.

 

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BOOK REVIEW: Marie Lu “Batman: Nightwalker”

untitledTitle: Batman: Nightwalker

Author: Marie Lu

Genre: Science Fiction

My Rating: 4/5 stars

 

Bruce Wayne has just turned 18, just given access to his trust fund, and is ready to carry on his parent’s legacy. Sadly, on the eve his birthday and a very important fundraising dinner, Bruce crashes while chasing down a fugitive and gets into trouble for interfering for police business. His punishment: community service work at Arkham Asylum.

During his time mopping floors in the prison, Wayne encounters an inmate, Madeleine, who takes a special interest in him. When the police find out, all talk of punishment is dismissed in favor of using him to get closer to this prisoner.

Soon Bruce finds himself close to the case and even closer to the person of interest. But is he really getting closer to Madeleine, or has he been manipulated the entire time?

My thoughts:

Batman: Nightwalker is the second in the DC: Icons series. The first was Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo, but you don’t have to read it to enjoy Batman or any of the book released after this. If you read my review for Wonder Woman, you’d know that sadly, I didn’t enjoy it very much.

All that to say that this installment was a welcome surprise. I’ve always loved Batman, and seeing this origin story was super awesome. We’ve never really seen an adolescent Bruce Wayne before and it made him seem fresh and new. We also got to see a young Harvey Dent and even caught a glimpse at future James Gordon.

I really enjoyed seeing Bruce’s relationship with Madeleine develop, and I also enjoyed Madeleine’s mysterious nature and the intrigue surrounding her possible crimes. Arkham Asylum was properly creepy and Wayne’s reactions to everything thrown at him were believable and understandable.

This story was action-packed, gasp-filled, and everything that a Batman story should be. I found it very entertaining and I absolutely can’t wait for Catwoman in a few months, written by Sarah J Maas.

 

Marie Lu: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

PRODUCT REVIEW: Little Box of Joy

Good morning, fellow bookworms! Today, I’m here to tell you about a super awesome, personalized bookish subscription box called Little Box of Joy.

This company is run by Miss Gretchen Dee; upon purchasing your desired box, she will then send you a questionnaire to fill out, which has questions about your favorite and least favorite books, movies, other various fandoms, etc. She basically uses this to get to know you so that she can curate the best possible box made specifically for you.

I had been eyeing this shop for a long time and finally purchased a box last month. Gretchen was very prompt about sending a questionnaire, double checking to make sure that she chose a book I didn’t already own, and quickly curating the items for my box. All in all, from the time that I placed my order, it took her less than one month to decide what to put in my box, to gather those items and send it. I was so pleased with the speed of the order, considering I am a super impatient person and I also watch my packages tracking obsessively.

Now it’s time to show you what was in my personalized Little Box of Joy!

The first thing in the box was this Fantasy candle from Geeky Girl Scents. The scents are citrus, blueberry and musk, and the inside of this 4 oz. candle is just stunning. It’s got some of the prettiest glitter I’ve ever seen, y’all, and I’ve seen plenty of glittery candles. Also, I feel this warrants another mention: I love candles. I’m never going to not be happy if my subscription box includes a candle so you can bet, this girl is very satisfied.

Next thing that I found in the box was this bracelet. It was made by Cute Stuff Jewelry and it is oh so precious. The charm is just adorable and while I don’t wear much jewelry, this is something I will definitely be wearing. It’ll make a great conversation starter. “Oh, I love your bracelet!” “Thank you, do you like to read, too?” “Yes, definitely!” “Great! What are your favorite books?” I’m desperate for friendships guys, yeesh.

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One of the nicest surprises was this print from Lucy in the Sky Creations! The reason this was such a surprise was that I’ve been eyeing her art for the longest time, and I am just thrilled to finally own something from her! Her prints are just the cutest, and I can’t wait to take photos with this!

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Another product that I recognized quickly was this bookmark from Marquis du Soleil. Their style is very distinctive and I’ve seen them everywhere on bookstagram, so I’m super pleased to add something from them to my collection of bookmarks! It definitely sums up my feelings about books and reading.

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Probably my favorite product in this box was the booksleeve! It has an adorable star design to it and it will definitely fit most of my average-sized hardcovers, which is super convenient. I’ve been needing a bigger booksleeve for a long time so I’m very glad I got this!

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Lastly was the book pick which was Defy by Sara B Larson. One of the things Gretchen stresses in her business is that she likes to include books that people may not have heard of or ever been introduced to otherwise. This looks to be a very interesting fantasy read with a strong female lead which sounds right up my alley!

Gretchen also includes a handwritten card where she explains why she chose each of the items in your box. This was super fun to read to see where she got the ideas for all her items. This was so much fun to receive and open, and I only spent about $25 on it. I absolutely cannot wait to order my next box from Little Box of Joy!

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BOOK REVIEW: Holly Black “The Cruel Prince”

51n9H+zFt1L._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_Title: The Cruel Prince

Author: Holly Black

Genre: Fantasy

My Rating: 3/5 stars

 

Jude and her sisters were stolen away from the human world to Faerieland when they were very young. They were forced to grow up in a foreign, hostile world and raised by the man who killed their parents. You could say that Jude feels like an outsider.

Still, while others might shy away and wish to look small and insignificant so as not to be a target for aggression or bullying, Jude still wishes to be a part of their world. She envies them: their beauty, their power, and their immortality.

She stands up for herself and keeps her head high even in the midst of brutality. But will Jude remain strong through every bit of cruelty that Prince Cardan throws her way?

My thoughts:

Jude was a very interesting character to me. The way that she reacted to her experiences and her situation was unique; after all, many would probably rebel against the man who had murdered their parents and stole them away from their world. Yet the dynamics of Jude’s family was strange: Madoc, their new “father”, seems to have developed genuine love for the girls through the years, even though he only shares blood with one of them. And the sisters don’t really seem to hate him. They do their best to adjust to the new lives they’re forced to live and make the best of things.

The bullying toward the sisters is pretty brutal. The fey don’t take very well to humans, and it’s strange to see them being raised alongside fellow fey. One faery in particular, Prince Cardan, seems to be particularly bothered by Jude’s presence, and she goads him by standing up to him. The prince and his gang participate in some very nasty activities with Jude and her twin, Taryn, making their lives miserable.

And yet, Jude’s response to this cruelty is a desire to rise above it and become stronger. She asks Madoc to train her more intensely in sword-fighting, and secretly moves her way through the ranks of the fey, grasping for power and affluence. It’s all very motivating and I found myself rooting for her and wishing for her to come out on top.

While I was reading this, I found myself very enamored by the story. However, sadly, I also found that once I finished The Cruel Prince and put it down, I wasn’t dying for a sequel. I wasn’t totally “wow-ed”. And when all is said and done, I found it pretty forgettable. I wasn’t particularly in love with any of the characters, nor was I so impressed with the world that I want to visit it again right away.

There is a great deal amount of hype surrounding The Cruel Prince. I never jumped on the hype train because I’ve never read anything by Holly Black before now, and I just didn’t see the big deal. It seems to be just another book about faeries.

Did The Cruel Prince live up to the hype? Not really. I don’t see why everyone is going nuts about it. Still, I enjoyed this enough to want to read any sequels and to read more of Black’s work. I look forward to seeing what else she brings to the table.

 

Holly Black: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

BOOK REVIEW: Emma Mills “Foolish Hearts”

33275690Title: Foolish Hearts

Author: Emma Mills

Genre: Contemporary

My Rating: 4/5 stars

 

When Claudia is caught after accidentally overhearing the breakup of their school’s longest-standing couple, she thinks things can’t get much worse. That is until she and Iris, freshly single and very upset about it, are thrown together for a group project and then forced to audition for the school play.

Thus begins a very unexpected friendship and the beginning of some serious changes in Claudia’s life. However, she has a hard time adjusting to these changes.

My thoughts: 

This book made me feel like glitter was exploding in my heart. I absolutely adored this story and I was surprised how I fell in love with each of the characters. Foolish Hearts really snuck up on me; despite reading rave reviews about this, I still had my doubts. Well no more.

I could totally relate to Claudia and I loved seeing her grow throughout the story. She became so much more confident and it was so rewarding to see her blossom. Her friendship with Iris was absolutely precious. And Iris’s personal growth was great to see as well.

Also reading about Claudia and Gideon’s blossoming relationship was adorable. Gideon was like a precious weird alien flower that needs to be protected at all costs. He was the perfect love interest in this story!

One of my favorite things about this book were the gaming references. The video game scenes were described in such a hilarious way; it’s been a long time since I’ve laughed out loud this much while reading a book. Gideon’s desire to connect with Claudia over video games by surprising her with making his own account to play with her was absolutely great.

This was just such a heartwarming, happy, adorable read. I can absolutely see myself rereading this for years to come. Thank you, Emma Mills, for this gem of a book.

 

Emma Mills: Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

BOOK REVIEW: Lauren Destefano “The Glass Spare”

29622131Title: The Glass Spare

Author: Lauren Destefano

Genre: Fantasy

My Rating: 1.5/5 stars

 

Princess of the Northern Isles Wil suddenly finds that she’s developed the ability (or as she may call it, curse) to turn people and even things into gemstone just by touching them. Sadly, this unwanted, newfound skill causes her to be driven out of her kingdom by her father, who tells her family that she died.

This story follows Wil on her journey to discover the origins of her powers and to hopefully get rid of the curse.

My thoughts:

The Glass Spare was a sort of retelling or spin on the classic King Midas story, the gold being replaced with the gemstone. To be perfectly honest, this is a very flimsy concept, and the result of this idea was just as lame.

Sadly, I don’t have much to say about this story. Full disclosure, I skimmed the entire last half of the book to at least see if the ending was worth sticking around for the rest of the series. It wasn’t really.

Destefano took half an idea, slapped on a strange, difficult to picture world that was half-medieval with aspects of technology, and never fully delivered on the rest of the story. It was a painful read to say the least; an absolute total mess.

I’ve read a few of this author’s other works and found that it suffered from the same lack of follow-through. I hoped that this would be an improvement on her earlier publications but ended up disappointed. Don’t waste your time.

 

Lauren Destefano: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

BOOK REVIEW: Neal Shusterman “Scythe”

28954189Title: Scythe

Author: Neal Shusterman

Genre: Science Fiction

My Rating: 5/5 stars

 

Humans have attained complete immortality. They have defeated all manner of diseases and natural disasters through artificial intelligence called the Thunderhead. The Thunderhead knows all and sees all, and has done away with all political authority, crime, corruption. The Thunderhead is the governing body of the entire world. The only thing that the Thunderhead cannot interfere with is the Scythes.

Because humans can now essentially live forever, there has to be some way to manage the growing population. People still have to die. This is what the Scythes are for.

There’s no real rhyme of reason to how they glean. Some glean based on statistics, some glean based on the look in the person’s eyes, and some do it randomly. However they do it, the Scythes maintain a quota of 250 gleans per year; no more, no less.

Our two main characters, Rowan and Citra, get taken on as Scythe apprentices, and this is the story of their journey, change, and development through their now upside-down world.

My thoughts:

Holy crap. This book was absolutely amazing. I cannot say enough good things about Scythe and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it or talking about it since I finished. I immediately ordered Thunderhead (the next book) upon finishing this because I need to know what happens right now.

I’ve been hearing people talk about this for some time, but it took me too long to jump on the bandwagon. And I am ashamed. Scythe is not talked about enough. It is not hyped enough, not enough people are talking about it, and I am going to recommend this to everyone I meet for the next forever.

First of all, the world building in this is perfect. Absolutely spot on, so interesting and detailed and intricately done. I was so pleased reading this perfect, utopian world and was so intrigued by it. I could imagine it vividly, but not only that: it all makes sense. Everything just clicks.

The book poses so many difficult questions about mortality, right and wrong, the intents of the heart. I truly feel like it’s such an important book that people should be forced to read and evaluate. Analyze. People should be writing papers about Scythe, about what it means to them and how they interpret it. It makes you think about what you may do as a Scythe and how you may choose the people that you glean. It also makes you think about how you may live your life if you didn’t have to worry about death (aside from the possibility that you may be gleaned, which isn’t super probable to be frank).

The characters are relatable and the struggles they face make the reader feel for them. You can see the changes our apprentices undergo and why they turn out the way they do. You see the way they face corruption within the Scythedom and how the handle it. It’s all just so complex and amazing and really, I just want everyone in the entire world to read this book.

Scythe is fascinating, entertaining, engaging, relatable, thought-provoking, and a true gem. I cannot recommend this book enough. I’ve already been bothering my friends and family to read it so please, do yourself a favor and read this wonderful book.

 

Neal Shusterman: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

BOOK REVIEW: Kasie West “By Your Side”

By-Your-SideTitle: By Your Side

Author: Kasie West

Genre: Contemporary

My Rating: 3/5 stars

 

When classmates Autumn and Dax are accidentally locked inside a library together for the weekend, things are pretty awkward. These two were from such different worlds: Autumn is pretty and popular, her mind occupied by Jeff, her almost boyfriend; and Dax is mysterious and, while handsome, supposedly dangerous. There are many rumors surrounding the aloof Dax Miller, and Autumn decides to use their newfound time together to find out if they’re true.

While she tries to get Dax to warm up to her, Autumn finds herself warming up to him. She realizes that he’s much more complicated than he appeared, and feelings of more than friendship blossom within her. But how can she dream of a relationship with a boy who’s as afraid of commitment as this one?

My thoughts: 

This book started off very sweet. I loved reading about their time spent in the library together, and there was something very fantastical and romantic about it. Seeing these two characters draw closer to one another and seeing their relationship flourish was so rewarding and special. It was all very swoony.

Much to my dismay, Dax and Autumn didn’t stay in the library for the duration of the book. In fact, they were out and back in the real world by the halfway mark, which I found disappointing. After that, this became a very frustrating read.

Maybe this is due to my impatience, but I didn’t like the second half of the book and how long it took for Autumn and Dax to get together. Sure, it was probably to add suspense and tension to their romance, but I felt it took away from the progress they made and the time they spent together in the library. I didn’t enjoy the second half of the book at all and was relieved when everything finally resolved itself and the story had ended. I shouldn’t be relieved for the end of a book, though. I should be sad and wistful. Disappointed to be separated from characters I had grown to like. But no, I was just ready to be done.

This is my second experience reading Kasie West, and even though I was disappointed in the ending, I’m definitely planning to read more of her books. You can read my thoughts about the first book I read by hers, P.S. I Like You here.

 

Kasie West: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Goodreads

PRODUCT REVIEW: LitJoy Crate “Batman”

*This review contains spoilers for LitJoy Crate’s January “Batman” box, so if you haven’t received yours yet then please kindly go away.*

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Good morning/afternoon/evening, book people! Today I was thrilled to receive my very first box from LitJoy Crate! This month’s theme was Batman, so of course the book is no surprise: Marie Lu’s Batman: Nightwalker, the second in the DC Icons series. However, the items were still a surprise, and they were absolutely amazing. Not only was the book by Marie Lu, but this box was guest curated by her as well! Let’s get started.

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The very first item I pulled out of the box was this Batman-inspired candle created by A Court of Candles. It’s a double layer candle, one black and one white, meant to symbolize Batman’s character and his constant moral struggle. The scents are bergamont, jasmine, patchouli, and drakkar noir, and it smells like a man. I need to get this scent in cologne form for me husband to wear at all hours of the day. As many of you know, bookish candles are my favorite, so receiving them in a subscription box is my favorite ever.

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Next up was this Batman keychain/can opener! This item is so totally cute and I cannot wait to add it to my key ring along with my several other keychains. It’s sturdy, it’s stylish, and it’s useful. What more could I want? I should mention that Batman is also my favorite DC hero, so this is the absolute perfect way for me to rep the bat dude. (Christian Bale is king, Ben Affleck sucks. Don’t even @ me.)

Probably the coolest item in this box was this LitJoy pen. However, it’s not just any pen; it doubles as a bat signal. How cool is that?! I am going to make my husband so jealous with this gadget, but there’s also a possibility he may just claim it as his own.

One of the most unusual items in this box was this sparkly black nail polish! 27153457_1951036758259739_732055377_nI’ve never seen nail polish in a subscription box before so I thought this was really cool. It also seems to have a purple tinge to it, which I also think is really cool. And just look at the bottle itself! It’s all twisted (probably just like Batman).

The prettiest thing in this month’s box was this gold paper crane necklace. One of the cool things I learned from watching LitJoy’s Q&A a few days ago was that the items in the boxes are meant to correlate to the book. So we might look at this necklace and be like, “What does this have to do with Batman?” But while we’re reading the book, we’ll come across something that will make us realize, “Ohhhhh.”

The biggest item was this pouch made by Evie Seo. You could store pens and pencils and other school supplies in this. Or you could put makeup and various beauty supplies. Or you could store your tiniest world-saving things to carry with you on your craziest adventures. 26794033_1951036738259741_789003357_nIt’s a fairly sturdy bag made with good quality materials, and I’m so excited to fill this pouch with all the fun stuff.

Inside were also these adorable pins pertaining to the book, which I shall add to my ever-growing collection of buttons. “Rule Breaker” and “Arkham Asylum Inmate” are perfect pins to put on your backpack for school! 27292012_1951036731593075_1145362498_nNot suspicious at all! Nothing to see here, folks! All is well!

The last thing before the book was a print made by this month’s artist: Arrabelle. She designed both this Rhysand/Batman print and the art for the spoiler card. Both are absolutely beautiful and I only wish they were bigger. *small tear* I just love art so much and wish I could do it, man. I know people say it takes practice and stuff but really, I am not artsy at all and basically I suck forever.

Last but absolutely not least was this month’s book: Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu. I’ve been so pumped for this, you have no idea. A book about young Bruce Wayne? My favorite DC superhero? By one of my favorite YA authors? Yes, please! The book was also signed by the lovely Marie Lu, and included is a letter from the dear author. I cannot wait to dig into this book and peek into a young Batman’s head.

Guys, this is probably one of the best subscription boxes I have ever received. I was so impressed by the items in this crate; all of them are amazing quality, beautiful, useful products, and I adore them all! I am definitely planning to stay subscribed to LitJoy and I can’t wait to see future boxes!

 

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