Dragon Songs || Ascendant Review

Dragon Songs || Ascendant Review

Initial Thoughts I do like me some books about dragons, and this had dragons galore! The dragons themselves are adorable characters, and I might actually have preferred them over the humans (go figure). Still, it was a good tale, and the worldbuilding was lovely, and I'm actually curious about what's going to happen next! ASCENDANT [...]

K-Pop Drama to the Core || Shine Review

K-Pop Drama to the Core || Shine Review

Initial Thoughts  If you're going for Gossip Girl meets Crazy Rich Asians meets K-Pop, then look no further! I really enjoyed this ride, despite the sometimes cheesy dialogue, often cliche character situations, and the highly-disturbing-but-probably-ingrained in-a-sliver-of-truth double standard of men and women in the K-Pop industry. (Though, I find this double standard is almost universal [...]

Mini Reviews: So You Want to Talk About Race, The Glass Hotel

Mini Reviews: So You Want to Talk About Race, The Glass Hotel

Two different books, one more enjoyable over the other, and ironically, it's the nonfiction that stood out more than my usual fair of fiction. I actually did a bigger rant about The Glass Hotel in my Goodreads review, but I didn't want to repeat that here, so I truncated the short rant to something a bit more [...]