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Fae Friday – Favorite Books

Here’s how it works: It’s #FaeFriday and it’s time to have some fun! What are some of your favorite books that you’ve read in 2021? This is such a tough one for me, because I’ve read some incredibly great books so far in 2021! I’m going to really […]

Blazewrath Games

Blazewrath Games Author: Amparo Ortiz Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Page Street Kids Series: Blazewrath Games #1 CONTENT WARNING: racism, gore, violence, murder, abuse, kidnapping Lana Torres has always preferred dragons to people.  In a few weeks, sixteen countries will compete in the Blazewrath […]

A Master of Djinn

A Master of Djinn Author: P. Djèlí Clark Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: May 11, 2021 Publisher: Tordotcom Series: Dead Djinn Universe #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, violence, gore, racism, […]

TTT – Most Recent Reads

This week’s topic is my ten most recent reads, and share a quick, one-sentence review to go with them. I read a ton of books last month, and for some reason, the ones I read towards the end of the month were the highest rated. If you want […]

Rule Of Wolves

Rule of Wolves Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: March 30, 2021 Publisher: Orion Children’s Books Series: King of Scars #2 CONTENT WARNING: addiction, gore, suicide, confinement, mention of rape, medical experimentation, death, war The wolves are circling, and Ravka’s time is running out. The Demon […]

April 2021 Monthly Wrap Up

The months have been going by quickly, but April felt like it went by fastest out of all of them. This was an incredible reading month for me, and I enjoyed a lot of the books I read. The weather is getting warmer here in New York, and […]

State Of The ARC #2

I’ve actually made some progress on my ARCs since I posted this for the first time last month. After reading and reviewing 6 ARCs, my current ratio is at 79%. I made it to 80%, but immediately got approved for one, putting me back under the magic number. […]

We Free The Stars

We Free the Stars Author: Hafsah Faizal Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 19, 2021 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Series: Sands of Arawiya #2 CONTENT WARNING: blood, death of a parent, confinement, torture, gore, violence, murder Darkness surged in his veins.  Power bled from her bones. The […]

The Bride Test

The Bride Test Author: Helen Hoang Genre: Romance Publication Date: May 7, 2019 Publisher: Berkley Series: The Kiss Quotient #2 CONTENT WARNING: mention of death, grief Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but […]

The Intimacy Experiment

The Intimacy Experiment Author: Rosie Danan Genre: Romance Publication Date: April 6, 2021  Publisher: Berkley Series: The Roommate #2 CONTENT WARNING: mention of death of a parent, antisemitism, misogyny Naomi and Ethan will test the boundaries of love in this provocative romance from the author of the ground-breaking […]