The Watchmaker of Filigree Street: A Review

Goodreads.comSet in the 1800s, Thaniel Steepleton's average life working as a telegraphist is turned upside down with the discovery of a pocket watch in his home. The journey this simple object takes him on has him finding a friend whose life is full of secrets, a woman looking to marry, and a magic previously thought … Continue reading The Watchmaker of Filigree Street: A Review


Library of Souls: A Review

So, it has been a little hectic with school (I had to read Leaves of Grass in about 3 days) and, well, life in general, but here is Library of Souls' review.Goodreads.comThis book, as expected, picked up where the last one, Hollow City, left off in the Miss Peregrine's series. As usual, I was not … Continue reading Library of Souls: A Review

"The Life of John Grandy" – Introduction of an Evolving Character

So this week has been a little crazy in regards to time to read. I've had a lot of reading to do for my classes and book clubs and haven't been able to finish the 3rd in the Miss Peregrine's series... yet. I wanted to get some kind of post in at the end of … Continue reading "The Life of John Grandy" – Introduction of an Evolving Character

Hollow City: A Review

I dug into the 2nd book in the Miss Peregrine's series immediately and let me just start by saying that I am hooked again.Picking up where the last book ended, Jacob and his newfound friends are traveling to 1940s war-stricken London, or "the peculiar capital of the world." Escaping the island thanks to Jacob's blossoming … Continue reading Hollow City: A Review

As You Grow

I lay awake watching you sleep. So peaceful,So quietIn dreamland deep.In the morning when you wake,Sweetly,UnreadyBut time you can take,To leave your sweet dreams behind,Just place your hands in mine.I will hold you as long as you needFor minutes,Forever,I’ll follow your lead.I love you more than you will ever know,And I’ll have your back,As you … Continue reading As You Grow

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children: A Review

This book has been a "to-read" for quite some time, ever since I first saw it at the book store. Unfortunately, I forgot about it for a while. With the film coming to the big screen soon, I knew it was time to dig in.That along with the fact that I received it as a … Continue reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children: A Review