ARC review, book review, young adult

These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch (ARC Review)

Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Argrid, a country ruled by religion. But adjusting to postwar life has not been easy. When an Argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but Lu suspects something more dangerous is at work… Read More These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch (ARC Review)

book review, nonfiction

I’d Rather Be Reading: A Library of Art for Book Lovers by Guinevere de la Mare (Review)

For anyone who’d rather be reading than doing just about anything else, this book is the ultimate must-have. In this visual ode to all things bookish, readers will get lost in page after page of beautiful contemporary art, photography, and illustrations depicting the pleasures of books… Read More I’d Rather Be Reading: A Library of Art for Book Lovers by Guinevere de la Mare (Review)

Adult, book review, bullet point review, fiction, multiple reviews

October Daye Series by Seanan McGuire: Books 2-6 (Multiple Bullet Point Reviews)

I finished the sixth book in the October Daye series just the other day, and since I’ve only had time to review the first book so far, I thought that I would make an October Day appreciation / bullet point reviews post since I love this series so very much! Since I haven’t made a… Read More October Daye Series by Seanan McGuire: Books 2-6 (Multiple Bullet Point Reviews)

ARC review, book review, young adult

Sea Witch by Sarah Henning (ARC Review)

Title: Sea Witch Author: Sarah Henning Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Retelling, Mythology, Mermaids Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books (HarperCollins) Published: July 31, 2018 Source: Publisher A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Everyone knows what happens in the end. A mermaid, a prince, a true… Read More Sea Witch by Sarah Henning (ARC Review)

book review, young adult

Layover by Amy Andelson & Emily Meyer (Review)

Title: Layover Authors: Amy Andelson and Emily Meyer Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Contemporary, Romance Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers (Penguin Random House) Date published: February 6, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Flynn: At first we were almost strangers. But ever since I… Read More Layover by Amy Andelson & Emily Meyer (Review)

ARC review, book review, young adult

When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeybourn (ARC Review)

Title: When Life Gives You Demons Authors: Jennifer Honeybourn Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Paranormal, Demons Publisher: Swoon Reads Date published: July 17, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. Sixteen-year-old Shelby Black has spent the past year training to be an exorcist. Her… Read More When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeybourn (ARC Review)

book review, young adult

Bright We Burn by Kiersten White (Review)

Title: Bright We Burn Author: Kiersten White Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Historical Publisher: Delacorte Press (Penguin Random House) Date published: July 10, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Haunted by the sacrifices he made in Constantinople, Radu is called back to the new capital.… Read More Bright We Burn by Kiersten White (Review)

blog tour, book review, comic/graphic, middlegrade

Spill Zone: The Broken Vow by Scott Westerfeld and Alex Puvillard (Blog Tour: Review)

Welcome to my stop on the Spill Zone: The Broken Vow Blog Tour hosted by First Second Books! I am so very happy and honoured to be a part of this blog tour. I read the first graphic novel in the series last year, and I absolutely loved it. Needless to say, I was very excited… Read More Spill Zone: The Broken Vow by Scott Westerfeld and Alex Puvillard (Blog Tour: Review)

ARC review, book review, new adult, young adult

Summer Skin by Kirsty Eagar (ARC Review)

Title: Summer Skin Author: Kirsty Eagar Type: Fiction Genre: NA, YA, Romance, Contemporary Publisher: Feiwel & Friends (Macmillan) Published: May 29, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. Jess Gordon is out for revenge. Last year the jocks from Knights College tried to… Read More Summer Skin by Kirsty Eagar (ARC Review)

ARC review, book review, new adult

Birth of Chaos by Elise Kova & Lynn Larsh (ARC Review)

Title: Birth of Chaos Author: Elise Kova and Lynn Larsh Type: Fiction Genre: NA, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Paranormal Publisher: Silver Wing Press Published: June 28, 2018 A digital copy of this book was kindly provided by the authors, in exchange for an honest review. A WISH FOR DESTRUCTION… HAS JOSEPHINA UNRAVELING A new wish is… Read More Birth of Chaos by Elise Kova & Lynn Larsh (ARC Review)