Chelsey’s Blog

13 Reasons Why is Coming to Netflix

13 Reasons Why is Coming to Netflix I think every author’s dream is to have Netflix adapt their book. Jay Asher and his book 13 Reasons Why have officially realized that dream. I passed 13 Reasons Why on the shelves for...


A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J Maas

A Court of Wings and Ruin Signing in Toronto

Signing in Toronto! Good news for all you Canadian A Court of Thorns and Roses fans! Not long after the much anticipated sequel, A Court of Wings and Ruin, is released Sarah J. Maas will be signing 250 copies of the new book a...


by Sarah J Maas

A Court of Mist and Fury: Ramblings

Me on the inside reading ACOMAF For the entire book. Tamlin to Tool (spoilers below) First of all: fucking Tamlin. I love looking at the story from Tamlin’s unreliable perspective. In Tamlin’s mind he and Feyre a...



I Hate YA Romance (But I’m Also a Liar)

Eww. Gross. Yucky. I hate romance in YA and have since I was old enough to recognise that cliches were the buns around every YA burger. I was probably 14. Now, I’m not talking about pure romance YAs where the entire foc...


BEA & BookCon 2016: A Review

Once again BEA was awesome. So many books and so many amazing authors I really don’t know how to contain my internal shrieking with joy. I got enough of book utopia that I can now hold out until 2017. But, just because I ...


BEA: A Brief Survival Guide

Looking at the schedule for BEA every year, it’s very easy to get overwhelmed. There are people everywhere – industry professionals, authors, bloggers, marketers, publicists, book buyers, book sellers – and ea...



The Joint Evolution of Mass Effect and Dragon Age

As a giant fan of the Dragon Age franchise, and a fantasy buff, I looked at Mass Effect with a bit of suspicion. I like sci-fi and all, but if you gave me the option of hunting down Darkspawn in the Deep Roads shoulder-to-shoul...


Garrus and femShep

A Few Thoughts on Sharkarian

Goddamit I didn’t think I’d end up writing this. I don’t usually obsess over couples in fiction. I am not a practised shipper, but SHAKARIAN. I can’t, my heart might actually explode. I did a bad, bad thing when I was p...


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Life and Death

Stephenie Meyer proved how gendered Twilight is with this rewrite. It wasn't her intention, but she did. All of the problems that existed with Twilight exist in this book including a subpar writing style and boring main charact...