MIA Update

Hey, y’all! I wouldn’t be surprised if anyone had been curious about whether Lila was once again the sole bookkeeper! But I’m back, maybe with a vengeance – I really just wanted to say ‘with a vengeance’. Anyway, I’m making my way back to The Bookkeepers’ Secrets – note the plural ūüėÄ – and decided…

Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Multiracial Matters

Hey, y’all! It’s Lila and this week I decided to join in Diversity Spotlight Thursday! Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme¬†hosted by a Aimal at Bookshelves And Paperbacks.The meme’s rules are simple; each week, you choose three diverse books that fall under a certain category of marginalization and you fit the books into three…

Diabolically Delightful | Five Reasons To Read…The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

Title:¬†The Diabolic Author:¬†S.J. Kincaid Narrator:¬†Candace Thaxton Running Time:¬†12 hours, 30 minutes Publisher:¬†Simon & Schuster Audio Rating: ‚≠ź‚≠ź‚≠ź‚≠ź‚≠ź Goodreads Summary:¬†Nemesis is a Diabolic. Created to protect a galactic Senator’s daughter, Sidonia. There’s no one Nemesis wouldn’t kill to keep her safe. But when the power-mad Emperor summons Sidonia to the galactic court as a hostage, there…

Lila Does The “Anything But Books” Tag

I’ve seen this tag floating around and I figured, since it’s been a while since I’ve made any posts with fun fun facts about me, I’d jump on this tag! Now, I must warn you…what you are about to read is very,¬†very nerdy. You have been warned! Now let’s get this show on the road!…

Spindle Fire by Lexa Hillyer Blog Tour | Mood Board + GIVEAWAY!

Hey, y’all, it’s Lila and today I’m bringing y’all something special! A mood board for Lexa Hillyer’s new book,¬†Spindle Fire (in stores now!), and a GIVEAWAY (US ONLY–sorry international peeps)! Lexa’s newest book is a retelling of Sleeping Beauty, which I think is really nice because we haven’t seen many retellings of that tale. The…

Literary Looks | The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

Title:¬†The Sun Is Also A Star Author: Nicola Yoon Goodreads Summary:¬† Natasha: I‚Äôm a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I‚Äôm definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love…

Reasons To Read…The Valiant by Lesley Livingston

Title:¬†The Valiant Author:¬†Lesley Livingston Narrator:¬†Fiona Hardigham Publisher:¬†Listening Library Running Time:¬†10 hours, 21 minutes Goodreads Summary:¬†Princess. Captive. Gladiator. Fallon is the daughter of a proud Celtic king, the sister of the legendary warrior Sorcha, and the sworn enemy of Julius Caesar. When Fallon was a child, Caesar‚Äôs armies invaded her homeland, and her beloved sister was…

Obsession Confession | Song Of Anne’s Party

Hello, friends! How are you? What have y’all been up to? I’ve just come back from my journey around the world wide web, lol! And I’ve brought back with me many new obsessions to share with you! So let’s dive right in! Books I began the eARC of Song of the Current by Sarah Tolcser…

Obsession Confession | Cravin’ The Iron Fist At A Korean Spa…

Hello, friends! What’s up? How ya doing? Whatchya been up to of late? I’ve spent my week workin’, as well as discovering plenty of new obsessions! And of course I want to hare those obsession with you! So let’s get to it! Books I figured since it’s the beginning of the month, I’d share my…

Obsession Confession | Blood for Blood Is Just Water Under The Bridge

Hello, friends! How are ya? It’s¬†that time of week again! Time for Obsession Confession, my weekly segment in which I “confess” all of my latest obsessions! This week there’s plenty to get through, so let’s get going! Books Wolf by Wolf by Ryan Graudin was one of my last reads of 2015 and ended up…