book review, young adult

Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin (Review)

Bound as one to love, honor, or burn. Two years ago, Louise le Blanc fled her coven and took shelter in the city of Cesarine, forsaking all magic and living off whatever she could steal. There, witches like Lou are hunted. They are feared. And they are burned. Sworn to the Church as a Chasseur, Reid Diggory has lived his life by one principle: thou shalt not suffer a witch to live. His path was never meant to cross with Lou’s, but a wicked stunt forces them into an impossible union—holy matrimony.… Read More Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin (Review)

ARC review, book review, young adult

Enchantée by Gita Trelease (ARC Review)

Paris in 1789 is a labyrinth of twisted streets, filled with beggars, thieves, revolutionaries—and magicians…When smallpox kills her parents, Camille Durbonne must find a way to provide for her frail, naive sister while managing her volatile brother. Relying on petty magic—la magie ordinaire—Camille painstakingly transforms scraps of metal into money… Read More Enchantée by Gita Trelease (ARC Review)

waiting on wednesday, weekly meme

Waiting on Wednesday #10: Enchantée by Gita Trelease

Hey everyone! And happy Wednesday! This week I’m featuring one of my most-anticipated fantasy releases of the year! Some of you may know that I really struggled with reading fantasy for most of 2018. But, now, everything seems to be back to normal because I’m not only looking forward to fantasy reads, but I’m also… Read More Waiting on Wednesday #10: Enchantée by Gita Trelease

ARC review, blog tour, book review, giveaway, young adult

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi (Blog Tour: Review & Giveaway) [CLOSED]

Thank you so much to Wednesday Books (Macmillan) for asking me to be a part of this blog tour! Roshani Chokshi is one of my favourite authors (I devoured all of the books in her The Star-Touched Queen series), and when I found out about this book, I just knew that I had to read it! Plus,… Read More The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi (Blog Tour: Review & Giveaway) [CLOSED]

book birthdays

Book Birthdays: October 23, 2018

Since the first two Book Birthday posts in this series were such a hit, here are the books on my radar that are celebrating their Book Birthdays today (a.k.a. books that are being published in Canada today)! Please let me know if you have any feedback and/or suggestions for this series (anything from formatting to content)!

ARC review, book review, young adult

Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (ARC Review)

Title: Dread Nation Author: Justina Ireland Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Historical, Fantasy, Horror Publisher: Balzer + Bray (HarperCollins) Published: April 3, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg… Read More Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (ARC Review)

ARC review, book review, young adult

Lost Crow Conspiracy by Rosalyn Eves (ARC Review)

Title: Lost Crow Conspiracy Author: Rosalyn Eves Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Historical Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers (Penguin Random House) Published: March 27, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Sixteen-year old Anna Arden was once just the magically barren girl from… Read More Lost Crow Conspiracy by Rosalyn Eves (ARC Review)

book review, young adult

Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves (Review)

Title: Blood Rose Rebellion Author: Rosalyn Eves Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Historical Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers (Penguin Random House) Published: March 28, 2017 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. In a world where social prestige derives from a trifecta of blood,… Read More Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves (Review)