My Year in Reading: Cassie-la’s May 2017 Bookstagram Wrap Up

Enjoy looking at books in addition to reading them?

Welcome to Bookstagram (AKA Instabook), a hashtag based section of Instagram where bibliophiles take part in literary themed photo challenges and show off their current reads.

While I have moved away from challenges for the most part, I have not abandoned you Bookstagram! Keep scrolling to see all my Bookstagram photos from May.

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Waiting on Wednesday: ‘All the Crooked Saints’ by Maggie Stiefvater

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.

This week’s Waiting on Wednesday pick is a standalone young adult novel because yes, Virginia, those do exist: All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater.

Centered around a family who can perform miracles, Stiefvater’s follow up to The Raven Cycle series sounds like a super intriguing combination of science and magic … with owls.

Want to learn more? You’ll have to wait with the rest of us! All the Crooked Saints hits shelves everywhere on October 10, 2017.

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Universal Resurrecting Classic Horror Monsters For Absolutely No Reason

Universal Pictures is bringing classic monsters back from the dead and we do not want.

Dubbed the Dark Universe franchise, Russell Crowe (yuck) is slated to play Dr. Jekyll, Johnny Depp (double yuck) will tackle the role of the Invisible Man and Javier Bardem will play Frankenstein’s Monster.

They join Tom Cruise (triple yuck) and Sofia Boutella, who star in the upcoming — and completely unnecessary — Mummy remake.

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Waiting on Wednesday: ‘Renegades’ by Marissa Meyer

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.

This week’s Waiting on Wednesday pick is a superhero novel from Marissa Meyer: Renegades!

Her first non-fractured fairy tale, Meyer’s Renegades is a stand-alone young adult story inspired by Sailor Moon and the X-Men, with a star-crossed love affair thrown in for good measure.

You can snag the book — about a girl raised by supervillains who falls in love with the son of superheroes — when it hits shelves on November 7, 2017!

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