Category: Book Review

Golden Son

Golden Son Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Sci-Fi Publication Date: January 6, 2015 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #2 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, gore, bombings, war If you haven’t read Red Rising yet, you’re probably going to want to skip this review. While there are no spoilers for […]

Red Rising

Red Rising Author: Pierce Brown Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication Date: January 28, 2014 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #1 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, gore, mutilation, off-page rape “I live for the dream that my children will be born free,” she says. “That they will be what they […]

Horrid

Horrid Author: Katrina Leno  Genre: YA Horror Publication Date: September 15, 2020 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers TRIGGER WARNING: pica, underage drinking, off-page parental death, death of a sibling, death of a child, mention of past animal abuse, mention of past child abuse Following her father’s […]

Kingdom of the Wicked

Kingdom of the Wicked Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 27, 2020 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Series: Kingdom of the Wicked #1 TRIGGER WARNING: gore, depression Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book to review. I am providing my honest […]

Such A Fun Age

Such a Fun Age Author: Kiley Reid Genre: Contemporary Publication Date: December 31, 2019 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons TRIGGER WARNING: sexism, racism What happens when you do the right thing for the wrong reason? Alix Chamberlain is a woman who gets what she wants and has made a […]

Black Sun

Black Sun Author: Rebecca Roanhorse Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: October 13, 2020 Publisher: Saga Press Series: Between Earth and Sky #1 TRIGGER WARNING: disfigurement, homophobia, alcoholism, prostitution, mention of abuse Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest […]

Winter

Winter Author: Marissa Meyer Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication Date: November 10, 2015 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Series: The Lunar Chronicles #4 You can find my other reviews for the series here: Cinder (Book #1), Scarlet (Book #2), and Cress (Book #3). TRIGGER WARNING: hallucinations, torture, death of an […]

Two Dark Reigns

Two Dark Reigns Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Publisher: Quill Tree Books Series: Three Dark Crowns #3 TRIGGER WARNING: gore Katharine has waited her whole life to take the throne. And with the fury of the dead queens roaring beneath her skin, […]

The Faithless Hawk

The Faithless Hawk Author: Margaret Owen Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: August 18, 2020 Publisher: Henry Holt & Co. Series: The Merciful Crow #2 Heads up: If you haven’t read The Merciful Crow, you may want to skip this review, since it may include some spoilers for book […]

One Dark Throne

One Dark Throne Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 19, 2017 Publisher: Harper Teen Series: Three Dark Crowns #2 TRIGGER WARNING: animal testing, amputation The battle for the crown has begun, but which of the three sisters will prevail? With the unforgettable events of the […]