Review: Foul is Fair by Hannah Capin

Review: Foul is Fair by Hannah Capin

★★★ Title: Foul is Fair Author: Hannah Capin Publication Date: February 18, 2020 Publisher: Wednesday Books Genre: Teen Suspense Age Range: Upper YA Trigger Warnings: sexual abuse, violence (drugging and rape), self-harm, Thank you to NetGalley and Wednesday Books for the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Synopsis: Jade and her friends Jenny, Mads, [...]

Review: How to Build a Heart by Maria Padian

Review: How to Build a Heart by Maria Padian

★★★★★ Title: How to Build a Heart Author: Maria Padian Publication Date: January 28, 2020 Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Genre: Contemporary Age Range: YA Thank you to NetGalley and Algonquin Young Readers for the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Synopsis: All sixteen-year-old Izzy Crawford wants is to feel like she really belongs somewhere. [...]

Blog Tour and Review: Spellhacker by M.K. England

Blog Tour and Review: Spellhacker by M.K. England

★★★★ Special thank you to HarperCollins and Kate (Your Tita Kate) for organizing this blog tour and providing me an ARC of the book. All opinions expressed are my own. Title: Spellhacker Author: M.K. England Publication Date: January 21st, 2020 Publisher: HarperCollins Teen Genre: Fantasy, LGBT Age Range: YA Trigger warnings: Anxiety, chronic illness, panic attacks, [...]

It’s Time for an Adventure: I’m officially joining the Pondathon!

It’s Time for an Adventure: I’m officially joining the Pondathon!

What is the Pondathon? The Pondathon is a co-operative and story-driven readathon hosted and run by CW from The Quiet Pond. The aim of the Pondathon is to read books and collect points to protect the friends over at The Quiet Pond from the encroaching malevolent forces that threaten our friends in the forest. Have [...]

Review: Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith

Review: Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith

★★★★★ Thank you to NetGalley and Inkyard Press for the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Title: Don't Read the Comments Author: Eric Smith Publication Date: January 28th, 2020 Publisher: Inkyard Press Genre: Contemporary Age Range: YA Synopsis: Divya Sharma is a queen. Or she is when she’s playing Reclaim the Sun, the year’s hottest [...]

Book Recs: The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling by Wai Chim

Book Recs: The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling by Wai Chim

A book with a huge heartbeat and so much love infused in every page.Alice Pung Title: The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling Author: Wai Chim Publication Date: August 5th, 2019 (AU) & November 10th, 2020 (USA) Publisher: Allen & Unwin Genre: Contemporary, romance, mental health Age Range: YA Synopsis: Anna Chiu has her hands [...]

Review: Tweet Cute by Emma Lord

Review: Tweet Cute by Emma Lord

★★★★★ Title: Tweet Cute Author: Emma Lord Publication Date: January 21st, 2020 Publisher: Wednesday Books Genre: Contemporary, romance Age Range: YA Thank you to NetGalley and Wednesday Books for the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Synopsis: Meet Pepper, swim team captain, chronic overachiever, and all-around perfectionist. Her family may be falling apart, but their [...]

Review: Eubeltic Descent by Nadine C. Keels

Review: Eubeltic Descent by Nadine C. Keels

★★★ Title: Eubeltic Descent Author: Nadine C. Keels Publication Date: August 23, 2018 Publisher: CreateSpace Genre: Historical Fantasy Age Range: YA Thank you to Nadine for requesting this review and sending us the epub. All opinions expressed are my own. Your soul will remember. Abigaia Grena wasn't born mute, but in a world of people [...]

Review: The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco

Review: The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco

★★★★ Title: The Never Tilting World Author: Rin Chupeco Publication Date: October 15th, 2019 Publisher: Harper Teen Genre: Fantasy, LGBTQ Age Range: YA A demoness is what men call a goddess they cannot control. Excuse me while I yodel about this book for ten million years.  Generations of twin goddesses have long ruled Aeon. But [...]

Review: When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk

Review: When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk

★★★★★ Thanks to NetGalley and Delatcorte Press for providing the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Title: When You Were Everything Author: Ashley Woodfolk Publication Date: March 10, 2020 Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Contemporary Age Range: Young Adult Synopsis: You can't rewrite the past, but you can always choose to start again. It’s been [...]

Review: Every Reason We Shouldn’t by Sara Fujimura

Review: Every Reason We Shouldn’t by Sara Fujimura

★★ Thanks to NetGalley and Tor Teen for the ARC. All opinions expressed are my own. Title: Every Reason We Shouldn't Author: Sara Fujimura Publication Date: March 3, 2020 Publisher: Tor Teen Genre: Contemporary Age Range: YA Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old figure skater Olivia Kennedy’s Olympic dreams have ended. She’s bitter, but enjoying life as a regular [...]

Blog Tour and Review: The War Beneath by S.R. Hughes

Thank you to Permuted Press and TLC Book Tours for inviting me to participate in this blog tour and providing a complimentary copy of the book. All opinions expressed are my own. Title: The War Beneath Author: S.R. Hughes Publication Date: October 1st, 2019 Publisher: Permuted Press Genre: Fantasy, paranormal thriller Age Range: Adult Trigger warnings: Drug/alcohol [...]