Hey, friends! Happy winter!! It's been a hot second. Or, like, 355,876,576,453,765,090 sec... It's been a lot. Of seconds. Too many, in fact. Which is why... wait for it... I'm baaaa-aaaa-aaaack! A lot's been going on, life's been crazy busy and I've been crazy uninspired. I was gonna write this HUGE nine-and-a-half-month wrap-up but that got a little … Continue reading Lately With Lila | Recapping 2018
Hey, y'all, it's Lila! I love novels, but one of my other literary loves is poetry! Lately I've gotten more into the modern poetry "genre" and I'm loving it! Of course, naturally, I've been reading more modern poetry collections. There are definitely hits and misses, but overall it's pretty wonderful genre/category! It's hard to make … Continue reading Mini Poetry Reviews | Lila Reviews Nejma by Nayyirah Waheed + The Princess Saves Herself in This One by Amanda Lovelace
Hey, y'all! Lila here to wish you a happy March! February flew by, but then again it is the shortest month of the year, so I guess I shouldn't expect anything else! Personally, my February was pretty good. Reading wise, I think February could've been better, though--but, hey, it's no biggie, sometimes you get more done, … Continue reading Lila’s Monthly Review | February 2018
Well, hellooooooooo there, my friends! Welcome back! It is I, Lila, your faithful tour guide through the mythical, magical lands of literature! I hope you've been well! In fact, I hope you've gotten some good rest and had a good meal because you're in for one whirlwind of an adventure today! Why? Because today we're … Continue reading Around The World In 80 Pages | The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross | Maevana
Title: The Hazel Wood Author: Melissa Albert Format: Audiobook Narrator: Rebecca Soler Running Time: 10 hours, 30 minutes TRIGGER WARNINGS: Suicide, violence, blood and gore (PLEASE NOTE: Although I have not currently ascertained the need for any trigger warnings when it comes to this title, please inform me if have missed something and I will update this section) Goodreads … Continue reading It Was All A Haze… | Lila Reviews The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert (And Gives A Short, Feminist Rant) + AESTHETIC
Hey, y'all, it's Lila! Sometimes you're tagged to do a tag and sometimes you tag the tag...Wait. I was trying to be deep, but it has come to my attention that that made no sense whatsoever... Anyhoo! When I saw this tag on The Orang-Utan Librarian, I just knew I had to do it! Never mind … Continue reading Hope You Brought Water Cause It’s About To Get Real Salty | Lila Does The Romance Fails in Fiction Tag
Hey, y'all! It's me, Lila, and today I have something very special to bring to you! Last year, I picked up an absolutely enchanting book and fell head over heels in love. It was the story of a young woman who ventured to an underground realm in order to save her sister from the clutches … Continue reading SHADOWSONG Blog Tour | Moodboard + GIVEAWAY!