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Falling

Falling Author: T.J. Newman Genre: Thriller Publication Date: July 6, 2021 Publisher: Simon Schuster Audio Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with an ALC of this audiobook. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: detailed description of a plane crash, gore, blood, mention of pedophilia, […]

Monthly Wrap Up June 2021

June turned out to be a super productive month for me, even though it felt like it flew past. Does anyone else feel like this month was ridiculously short? I’ve been staying home a lot, especially since it’s been oppressively hot lately. I know the heat has been […]

Capture The Crown

Capture the Crown Author: Jennifer Estep Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: July 6, 2021 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: Gargoyle Queen #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: violence, torture, murder Bestselling author Jennifer […]

State Of The ARC #4

I finished May with 16 ARCs left to be read, and 1 that I had read and not yet reviewed. I’m so proud of the progress that I made in June! My ratio is currently at 90%, and I couldn’t be happier. I got approved for 2 new […]

Tristan Strong Punches A Hole In The Sky

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky Author: Kwame Mbalia Genre: MG Fantasy Publication Date: October 15, 2019 Publisher: Rick Riordan Presents Series: Tristan Strong #1 CONTENT WARNING: grief, brief mention of slavery Seventh grader Tristan Strong feels anything but strong ever since he failed to save […]

Moshkeleh The Thief

Moshkeleh the Thief: A Rediscovered Novel Author: Sholem Aleichem Genre: Yiddish Literature Publication Date: September 1, 2021 Publisher: The Jewish Publication Society Thank you to Edelweiss for providing me an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: antisemitism This first English translation […]

Five Total Strangers

Five Total Strangers Author: Natalie D. Richards Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Dreamscape Media CONTENT WARNING: grief, blood, mention of cancer, car accident, violence, stalking, murder A hitched ride home in a snow storm turns sinister when one of the passengers is plotting for the […]

Half Sick Of Shadows

Half Sick of Shadows Author: Laura Sebastian Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: July 6, 2021 Publisher: Ace Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: suicide, bullying, brief mention of rape, brief mention of animal […]

Fae Friday – Mid-Year Faves

Here’s how it works: We’re a little more than halfway through the year and that is why this week’s prompt is: What has been some of your favorite books this year? I’ve read some really great books this year, so it’s obviously going to be hard to pick […]