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Elysa the Biblioblogger

All about books. Mostly reviews. Sometimes I'm funny.

The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan

I know I talked about ancient Greece yesterday with Circe by Madeline Miller, but here I am again with The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan. The Burning Maze is the third book in The Trials of Apollo series. I've been dying to get my hands on this... Continue Reading →

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Circe by Madeline Miller

I'm always excited when books about ancient Greece become popular or look like they're about to be one of the big deals in the realm of recently published. I think everyone should enjoy the complex history and mythology of ancient... Continue Reading →

The Philosopher’s Flight by Tom Miller

I've had my eye on The Philosopher's Flight by Tom Miller for a little while. It was one of Book of the Month's choices this year, and I still get their emails and occasionally sign up for the service again to get... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Worlds I’d Want to Live In

Top Ten Tuesday this week is about traveling to distant worlds! The topic for this week is Bookish Worlds I'd Want to Live In 1.Hogwarts/Potterverse magical world. Obviously. 2. Narnia 3. Camp Halfblood This is the moment where I realize I've... Continue Reading →

Movie vs. Book: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

It's movie versus book Monday again, and tonight is the showdown of Breakfast at Tiffany's. I'm being a little unfair here because Breakfast at Tiffany's is one of my favorite films of all time. I actually feel I've been a little unfair the past... Continue Reading →

Girl Logic by Iliza Shlesinger

After Secondborn and Traitor Born by Amy A. Bartol, I decided to go with a shorter, lighter read, so I listened to Girl Logic by Iliza Shlesinger next. For those who don't know, Iliza is a comedian, and she talks... Continue Reading →

Traitor Born by Amy A. Bartol

Last week, I wrote a review about Secondborn by Amy A. Bartol. This week I'm ready to report on the sequel: Traitor Born. The sequel is better. I had no idea of the twists and turns that were coming. I'm still not sure... Continue Reading →

The 49th Mystic by Ted Dekker

I won The 49th Mystic by Ted Dekker from a Goodreads giveaway. It's always exciting to win stuff, right? Even better when it's a good book. I didn't read the entire description before entering the giveaway. Giveaways for genres I like are... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday: Best Character Names

It's Top Ten Tuesday again, the weekly blog challenge hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. To see topics and share your post, visit here. This week we're chatting about our favorite character names. I feel like we're all going to... Continue Reading →