Feature & Follow #1

9:14 AM

The Feature & Follow is a blog hop hosted by two hosts, Parajunkee’s View and Alison Can Read. Each week, answer a question and follow the Featured Blogs to gain more followers and meet new friends!

Q: What book(s) are you reading right now? What do you think of it?

I just finished up with Enclave by Ann Aguirre, which I will try to do a review of today. I am also now halfway through Asphodel by Lauren Hammond, as I've been having a serious craving for some Hades/Persephone. Unfortunately, I find the quality of this one to be rather lacking, and I'm not a big fan of characterization. I'm hoping it becomes better, as the prose has been increasingly less awkward, but I'm not sure quite yet.

About the author

I root for young girls neglected by their narrative. I search for diversity in a cast of characters. I do not hesitate to critique something I find offensive or lacking in quality.


  1. I'm looking forward to your thoughts on Enclave! I'm still on the fence about reading it. New Follower.

    Sydney @ Starry Storm

  2. Never read either book but I've been wanting to read Enclave. New follower :)
    My FF: World of Books

  3. I heard great things about "Enclave", I hope you enjoy it! New follower :)

  4. Enclave is sitting on my shelf.I should get to it soon :)

    new follower:)
    here's our Follow Friday

  5. Never heard of either, I'll have to look them up.

    New follower via GFC
    My FF

  6. New follower!
    Sounds like an interesting bunch of books :)


  7. I hope Asphodel gets better! This one has been on my list for a while. I will keep an eye on your review. Happy reading :)

    Visit my FF.

  8. I've been wanting to read Asphodel...
    A pretty good Hades and Persophone book is Radiant Darkness.
    New follower!

  9. I'm not really into the book I just started either, lol! I hope mine gets better, just as I hope your book gets better too! New follower via GFC :D
    -My FF via Novel Reveries

  10. I haven't read either of these *off to check them out*.
    Thanks for stopping by my FF!
    Following back :)

  11. Two of my cousins have read Enclave and liked it; I'm still not sure whether to add it to my TBR list.

    New GFC follower. Our FF

  12. These books seem interesting, I hope Asphodel gets better.

    Thanks for stopping my blog, followed you back!

  13. Love reading YA books including Greek mythology! New GFC Follower!
    My FF
    ~Caitlin :)

  14. hello! Stopping by from the hop. New follower, please follow me back http://nettesbookshelf.blogspot.com

  15. Omg I absolutely love Greek mythology! Just followed you, please check out my blog at

    Thanks! x.


  16. Enclave has been on my list FOREVER. Haven't heard of the other one. Thanks for visiting. New follower...

  17. I haven't heard of these but I'm hopping to their goodreads pages to find out more! New follower :)

    Thanks for stopping by
    Lauren @ Northern Plunder

  18. New follower here!

    It's too bad to hear you're not loving one of your current reads... it happens though and can be torture to get through.