Genie Lo is one among droves of Ivy-hopeful overachievers in her sleepy Bay Area suburb. You know, the type who wins. When she’s not crushing it at volleyball or hitting the books, Genie is typically working on how to crack the elusive Harvard entry code. But when her hometown comes under siege from hellspawn straight out … Continue reading The Epic Crush of Genie Lo // A mythology-inspired YA tale
Hey everyone! Recently I read this really fun series of tags by Kaleena @ Reader Voracious about good reading habits and bad ones. (By the way, Kaleena has a super fantastic blog so be sure to check it out!) It really got me thinking about my own reading habits, because I guess I never really … Continue reading Let’s Chat! Good & Bad Reading Habits
Please note that this is a spoiler-free review for Muse of Nightmares. However, there are some spoilers for Strange the Dreamer which were hard to avoid as I was writing this review. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out my review for Strange the Dreamer. Sarai has lived and breathed nightmares since she was six years old.She believed she knew every … Continue reading Muse of Nightmares
Hey everyone! So, today I'm going to broach a topic that comes up once in a while on the blogosphere, though it is something that I haven't talked about officially here on Sophie's Corner. Until today. First things first: Guys, a little mini confession here. I'm a... *gulp* Adult? (Psst.... the question mark is there … Continue reading Let’s Chat! Reading YA as an… adult?
Hello everyone! Tomorrow (Tuesday Feb 5th) is Chinese New Year! I thought that this would be an awesome time to announce a reading challenge that I am participating in this year. (This was all planned. I swear.) (Alright, it was kind of a coincidence haha... which means it was meant to be!) Anyway. Deep breath … Continue reading Signing up for the YARC 2019 Reading Challenge!
Hello everyone! Wow. It is the end of January 2019 already? January was really a whirlwind and a rollercoaster of a month for me. Seriously. At any given point in time, I was either stressed to the point of pulling my hair out, or super excited and stoked about everything that is happening. Overall, I've … Continue reading January Wrap-Up and February Goals!
Hey everyone! Some of you might have already met the amazing Carl, who has shared with us his Top 5 Books of 2018 post back in December. Today Carl is back with another post about how he makes his book choices! It perhaps started with the Count of Monte Cristo, when I lifted it off … Continue reading Carl’s Corner // How I Choose My Books