Category: Book Review

Iron Gold

Iron Gold Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: January 16, 2018 Publisher: Del Rey Books Series: Red Rising Saga #4 CONTENT WARNING: gore, violence, substance use, genocide, war, torture They call him father, liberator, warlord, Slave King, Reaper. But he feels a boy as he falls […]

The First Holidays

The First Holidays Author: Cait Marie Genre: YA Contemporary, Romance Publication Date: December 23, 2020 CONTENT WARNING: mention of cancer Lila Weston is a pro at keeping secrets, but this time, she can’t wait to share with her friends and *ahem* boyfriend. She has been counting down the […]

The Burning God

The Burning God Author: R.F. Kuang Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: November 26, 2020 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Poppy War #3 CONTENT WARNING: gore, war, rape, torture, violence, starvation, cannibalism After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a […]

The Dragon Republic

The Dragon Republic Author: R.F. Kuang Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: August 8, 2019 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Poppy War #2 TRIGGER WARNING: addiction, infanticide, self-harm, gore, violence, torture, war, animal sacrifice, rape The war is over. The war has just begun. Three times throughout its history, Nikan […]

Woven In Moonlight

Woven in Moonlight Author: Isabel Ibañez Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 7, 2020 Publisher: Page Street Books Series: Woven in Moonlight #1 TRIGGER WARNING: gore, addiction, violence A lush tapestry of magic, romance, and revolución, drawing inspiration from Bolivian politics and history. Ximena is the decoy condesa, […]

The Henna Wars

The Henna Wars Author: Adiba Jaigirdar Genre: YA Romance Publication Date: May 12, 2020 Publisher: Page Street Kids TRIGGER WARNING: racism, homophobia, bullying, a character being outed Nishat’s parents say she can be anyone she wants — as long as she isn’t a lesbian. Nishat doesn’t want to […]

One Of Us Is Lying

One of Us is Lying Author: Karen M. McManus Genre: YA Mystery Publication Date: May 30, 2017 Publisher: Delacorte Press Series: One of Us is Lying #1 TRIGGER WARNING: death, drug dealing, infidelity, substance use, controlling relationship, parental neglect/abandonment, mental illness, homophobia, mention of suicide Pay close attention […]

Our Dark Duet

Our Dark Duet Author: Victoria Schwab Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 13, 2017 Publisher: Greenwillow Books Series: Monsters of Verity #2 TRIGGER WARNING: gore, violence Kate Harker isn’t afraid of monsters. She hunts them. And she’s good at it. August Flynn once yearned to be human. But […]

One To Watch

One to Watch Author: Kate Stayman-London Genre: Romance Publication Date: July 7, 2020  Publisher: Dial Press Bea Schumacher is a devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger who has amazing friends, a devoted family, legions of Insta followers — and a massively broken heart. Like the rest of America, Bea […]

Game Of Cones

Game of Cones Author: Cynthia Baxter Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: November 24, 2020 Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation Series: Lickety Splits Ice Cream Shoppe Mystery #4 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. From the […]