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The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen

The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen Author: Isaac Blum Genre: YA Contemporary Publication Date: September 13, 2022 Publisher: Philomel Thank you to Philomel and Penguin Random House for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: antisemitism, violence, hate […]

Foul Lady Fortune

Foul Lady Fortune Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Historical Fiction Publication Date: September 27, 2022 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: Foul Lady Fortune #1 Thank you to NetGalley and Margaret K. McElderry Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest […]

The Storyteller

The Storyteller Author: Traci Chee Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 13, 2018 Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group Series: The Reader Trilogy #3 CONTENT WARNING: death, grief, violence, blood, trauma, gore, murder As the Book had always prophesied, the Red War has begun and is hurtling towards a […]

Spells For Forgetting

Spells for Forgetting Author: Adrienne Young Genre: Mystery Publication Date: September 27, 2022 Publisher: Delacorte Press Thank you to NetGalley and Delacorte Press for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: mention of death of a parent, blood, mention […]

The Matchmaker’s Gift

The Matchmaker’s Gift Author: Lynda Cohen Loigman Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: September 20, 2022 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Thank you to NetGalley and St. Martin’s Press for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: death, grief, death of […]

The Dragon’s Promise

The Dragon’s Promise Author: Elizabeth Lim Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: August 30, 2022 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Series: Six Crimson Cranes #2 Thank you to NetGalley and Knopf Books for Young Readers for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an […]

Longshadow

Longshadow Author: Olivia Atwater Genre: Historical Fantasy Romance Publication Date: August 16, 2022 Publisher: Orbit Series: Regency Faerie Tales #3 Thank you to Orbit Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: mention of death, murder Proper Regency […]

Defend The Dawn

Defend the Dawn Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 13, 2022 Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Series: Defy the Night #2 Thank you to NetGalley and Bloomsbury Children’s for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest opinion. CONTENT WARNING: violence, murder, […]