Lacy Literacy

Book Reviews, Discussions, Listicles, More

A few weeks ago, I was drafting a post about my favorite heroines of 2018 (so far). Then, I come to a startling conclusion: the book covers were all blue. A conspiracy? Perhaps. Something that will forever make me think of the Halsey song Colors? Yes. The perfect post idea? Most definitely. Today, I’m sharing …

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From the title, I know what you’re thinking: But Alexis, didn’t you plan cross country trips around visiting Indie bookstores? But Alexis, didn’t you drive 260+ miles roundtrip with your co-blogger Eri solely to go to San Diego’s Mysterious Galaxy? But Alexis, didn’t you avoid taking Thursday night classes so you could attend book club …

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Today is a very special day on Lacy Literacy. Not only is it my first Author Interview, but I’m interviewing an author whose work I am absolutely obsessed with right now: Talia Hibbert.  If you haven’t seen all of my Twitter updates, I completely died over Undone by the Ex-Con by Talia. At this point, …

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2018 is a year of great releases. I know preemptively it’s going to be hard to keep up with all the amazing content coming out each month. Also, we have already been blessed with several to die for books like The Cruel Prince. But there are still many more to come that we cannot help …

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Welcome back to Trope Tuesdays, a meme created by yours truly. Trope Tuesdays are a meme originally created to discuss, define, and explain one trope that you feel any range of emotion for, and then give your verdict on the trope. You can learn more about Trope Tuesday here. In today’s edition of Trope Tuesday, I’m …

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Audiobooks have been my SAVIOR in the year 2017. I am eternally grateful for them. Since I started listening to audiobooks, they have become an integral part of my reading life. I think audiobooks are amazing, which is why I want more people to read them. In an effort to do that, I’m going to …

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Welcome to Three Tropes, One Recommendation! This is a new series created by yours truly and it’s meant to be a subset of Trope Tuesdays. If you’ve been following me for a while, you probably know that I love tropes. I thought it would be fun to recommend books based on 3 tropes rather traditional …

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With some shake ups in my personal life, I’ve been needing to declutter my life. One of the biggest clutters, of course, is books. Books that I used to love but now no longer do, books that I read and hated, and books that I know I can’t read. One of those books is 27 …

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This has been an issue that has been weighing on me for a long time. With the great things that #ownvoices has brought us, it has also brought us this movement for authors writing Queer stories to out themselves in order to give them the “validity” to write the story they are writing. Over the …

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