Don’t Date Rosa Santos | A Book Review

★★★★★ Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno Ohhh my god. This book was so much more than I was expecting it to be. I will forever be obsessed with fluffy, cute YA contemporaries. This is that with a deeper, more meaningful layer hiding underneath. I wouldn’t say this book always reads as being realistic,…

Descendant of the Crane | A Book Review

The Descendant of the Crane by Joan He ★★★★★ Okay. There are so many things in this book and I’m trying to organize my thoughts so I can give a coherent review of this story. (lol good luck, Ashley) This book is not fluffy. Every word included is deliberate and weaves together a story  that…

10 books I obsessed over last year | My 10 Best Books of 2018

So, yea. This is a little late. We’re two months into the new year and I’m finally just getting around to choosing my best books of 2018. I really didn’t even prepare for this, so while writing this post, I went through all the books I read last year to find my absolute favorites. I…

My Top 10 Favorite Series of All Time

I am a series lover. Ever since I was a kid, I've loved reading series (especially fantasies). There's just something magical about packaging stories into their individual books while still carrying an overall plot between books. Believe me, that is no easy feat (especially when you're writing seven different books—I see you, J.K. Rowling). As…