4.5 Stars Genesis is an absolute thrill ride from start to finish. With mind blowing tension and a cast of entirely unpredictable characters, this book will keep readers on the edge of their seats. After the explosive ending to Nemesis and the fascinating concepts we'd been introduced to as readers, I had high expectations going into … Continue reading Book Review – GENESIS
Bright Burns the Night, the sequel to Sara B. Larson's stunning Swan Lake reimagining Dark Breaks the Dawn, is coming out next month! Being a complete Swan Lake nerd, I absolutely fell in love with the concept of this duology, and Larson's execution of Dark Breaks the Dawn more than lived up to any expectations I had going … Continue reading Get Ready for BRIGHT BURNS THE NIGHT with These Swan Lake GIFs!
Love & Luck is delightful and charming, and an absolute spring must-read. This companion novel to Jenna Evans Welch's Love & Gelato sparkles with wit, stunning settings, and even a little romance. As a huge fan of travel fiction, I was enamored with the premise of this story, and reading it was an absolute pleasure. The author does a … Continue reading A Tour Guide to LOVE & LUCK by Jenna Evans Welch
Olivia Twist is a delightful gender-bent reimagining of Charles Dickens' classic Oliver Twist. Author Lorie Langdon brilliantly blends historic detail with a sparkling storyline. The characters are utterly endearing. Being a huge fan of Dickens' work, I was delighted by the way Langdon reinvented the characters of Olivia (Oliver) and Dodger. The Victorian London setting was … Continue reading Book Review – OLIVIA TWIST
Aru Shah and the End of Time has all the magic and sparkle that we’ve come to expect from author Roshani Chokshi in a delightful middle grade story. I was absolutely charmed by the whimsical setting and wonderful cast of characters. The fantasy elements in the story are based on Hindu mythology and made this … Continue reading ARU SHAH AND THE END OF TIME – Book Review
Picture Us in the Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert is out today!!! For fans of YA contemporary fiction this is absolutely a must-read. This is easily one of the best books I've read this year and one that I will happily be foisting upon everyone I know. When it comes to contemporary fiction, I love … Continue reading Out Today – PICTURE US IN THE LIGHT!
Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian is out in just over two weeks now! This book is one of the most anticipated spring releases for avid fans of YA fantasy, and I'm thrilled to be featuring it on the blog today! Find out all about the book below and don't forget to add this beauty to … Continue reading Book Love – ASH PRINCESS!
YALLWEST (aka the greatest book festival on the west coast) is less than a month away! We are counting down the days at my house and the planning and prepping have already commenced! If you've never attended YALLWEST before, imagine two days filled with meeting your favorite authors, getting books signed, scoring amazing ARCs and … Continue reading Who’s Coming to YALLWEST?!
Fighting Fate, the sequel to Shaila Patel’s 2017 debut novel Soulmated, is out today, and I am so excited!!! I have been a huge fan of Soulmated since I read the ARC last year (check out my 5-star review here to witness all my fangirling). I absolutely fell in love with Liam and Lucky, and I just could … Continue reading FIGHTING FATE by Shaila Patel is out Today!!!
"Not all those who wander are lost" -J.R.R. Tolkien As the well-read bookworms we are, we have journeyed with Bilbo Baggins through Middle Earth, sought horcruxes throughout the Wizarding and Muggle Worlds with Harry Potter, and faced the perils of the Ice Court with Kaz Brekker and crew. We have braved quest after quest in … Continue reading Set Off on a Contemporary Adventure with STARRY NIGHTS by Jenn Bennett!