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The Secret History

The Secret History Author: Donna Tartt Genre: Literary Fiction Publication Date: October 16, 1992 Publisher: Knopf CONTENT WARNING: homophobia, murder, blood, gore, antisemitism, mention of death of an animal, heavy alcohol and drug use, prejudice, mention of incest, violence, suicide Storytelling in the grand manner, The Secret History […]

The Dating Plan

The Dating Plan Author: Sara Desai Genre: Romance Publication Date: March 16, 2021 Publisher: Penguin Audio Series: Marriage Game #2 CONTENT WARNING: mention of parental abandonment, domestic violence, alcoholism Daisy Patel is a software engineer who understands lists and logic better than bosses and boyfriends. With her life […]


Fire Author: Kristin Cashore Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 5, 2009 Publisher: Dial Books Series: Graceling Realm #2 CONTENT WARNING: blood, harm to animals, murder, torture, mention of rape, drug use, suicide, sexual assault, violence It is not a peaceful time in the Dells. Young King Nash […]

Beasts Of Prey

Beasts of Prey Author: Ayana Gray Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 28, 2021 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Series: Beasts of Prey #1 CONTENT WARNING: death, blood, violence Lkossa was once a city of magic and splendor. Now, a hundred years after the Rupture […]

Murder On The Menu

Murder on the Menu Author: Fiona Leitch Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: January 15, 2021 Publisher: One More Chapter Series: The Nosey Parker Mysteries #1 Thank you to NetGalley and One More Chapter for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. […]

The Arc

The Arc Author: Tory Henwood Hoen Genre: Romance Publication Date: February 8, 2022  Publisher: Macmillan Audio Thank you to for providing me with an ALC of this book in exchange for an honest opinion. You can sign up for a membership or to purchase individual books individual […]

The Devil You Know

The Devil You Know Author: Kit Rocha Genre: Sci-Fi/Dystopian Publication Date: August 31, 2021 Publisher: Tor Books Series: Mercenary Librarians #2 CONTENT WARNING: violence, murder, torture, blood Maya has a price on her head. She’s genetically engineered for genius and trained for revolution; there’s only one thing she […]

These Hollow Vows

These Hollow Vows Author: Lexi Ryan Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: July 20, 2021 Publisher: Clarion Books Series: These Hollow Vows #1 CONTENT WARNING: blood, murder I could revel in the darkness. These are the house of spies and thieves. They’re my hours. Brie would do anything before […]