Features

12 Anticipated Middle Grade Releases of 2022

While it is a little misleading to call this article my most anticipated middle grade releases for all of 2022, since very little publishing...

Monthly Picks

Monthly Pick – December 2021: The Holiday Swap

Title: The Holiday Swap Author: Maggie Knox Genre: Romance, Holiday Romance Page Count: 352 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Date Published: October 5, 2021 You can find it here: Bookshop.org My December...

Reviews

Buzzy Book Review: The Lincoln Highway

Title: The Lincoln Highway Author: Amor Towles Genre: Historical Fiction Page Count: 592 Publisher: Viking Date Published: October 5, 2021 You can find it here: Bookshop.org Thoughts: I haven’t read A Gentleman...

Review: Malice

Title: Malice Author: Heather Walter Genre: Fantasy Retelling Romance Page Count: 470 Published by: Del Rey Books Date Published: April 13, 2021 You can find it here: Bookshop.org Goodreads Synopsis: Once upon...

Review: Klara and the Sun

Review: The Holiday Swap

Review: A Marvellous Light

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Unboxings

Unboxing: OwlCrate November 2021

"Dreaming in the Dark" Use my discount code TALES15 to save yourself 15% off your first OwlCrate or OwlCrate Jr. subscription! If you’ve been around this...

Hi, I'm Cheryl

Welcome to And other tales. The little corner of the interweb where we don’t count cups of coffee, believe cancelling plans to stay home & read is just good life advice, refuse to acknowledge the calories in baked goods and will never judge you on the number of marshmallows in your hot chocolate or the size of your TBR piles. Curl up, get comfy and click through for book reviews, life chats, playlists, vegan & gluten free baking recipes, gift guides and more.

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Vegan, Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pie

Vegan, Gluten-Free If there is one thing that is hard to make gluten free, it’s pie crust. If there is one thing hard to make vegan,...

Review: A Court of Silver Flames

Title: A Court of Silver Flames Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Romance Page Count: Infinite Published by: Bloomsbury Publishing Date Published: February 16, 2021 You can find it here: Bookshop.org Synopsis Because...

Holiday, Wintery Middle Grade Read-Alouds

Favourites to Curl Up with this Holiday Whether you’re looking for a fun holiday read-aloud to pass some time together before Christmas or a cozy...

Holiday Gift Guide for Her 2020

Whether you’re in the “it’s Holiday go-time, let’s do this!” or “ugh, it’s the Holidays and I am already so overwhelmed” camp (honestly I’m...

Holiday Reads

This past week I featured a selection of Holiday/Winter reads on my instagram channel. Here they are all rounded up in one spot, plus...

Buzzy Book Review: The Lincoln Highway

Title: The Lincoln Highway Author: Amor Towles Genre: Historical Fiction Page Count: 592 Publisher: Viking Date Published: October 5, 2021 You can find it here: Bookshop.org Thoughts: I haven’t read A Gentleman...