Book Rants

Listen, sometimes you want to review a book and quickly realize that what you really want to do is rant. If you are looking for scholarly insights, you are in the wrong place.

twelve dates of christmas book review

Book Rant: The Twelve Dates of Christmas by Jenny Bayliss

I love Hallmark movies (they’re my guilty pleasures and I can’t get enough), so this year I decided to read some Christmas romances. I was hoping to find a feel good, probably cheesy, romance that gave me gooey sweet feelings. The Twelve Dates of Christmas just left me feeling, well, meh. Check out the full review here!

Ninth House Leigh Bardugo Book Review

Book Rant: Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

I had high expectations for Ninth House as I loved Six of Crows, but it wasn’t what I expected. The characters were one dimensional, the plot was slow, and it lacked the same spark of Bardugo’s Young Adult novels. Read on for more of my thoughts on Ninth House!


Book Rant: Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer

Welcome back to high school, folks. I read Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer and I have thoughts. I didn’t hate it, but I definitely did not love it. There was potential here. Lots and lots of potential. The execution, however, fell short. Check out my full book rant to read what else I thought of Midnight Sun.