Category: Book Review

Graceling

Graceling Author: Kristin Cashore Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 1, 2008 Publisher: Harcourt Series: Graceling Realm #1 CONTENT WARNING: violence, harm to animals, mention of death of a child, blood, murder His eyes. Katsa had never seen such eyes. One was silver, and the other, gold. They […]

Mind Like A Diamond

Mind Like a Diamond Author: Amanda Pavlov Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: December 14, 2021 Publisher: Sword and Silk Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this ARC. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: murder, bullying, violence, drug use, attempted sexual […]

Kingdom Of The Cursed

Kingdom of the Cursed Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: October 5, 2021 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Series: Kingdom of the Wicked #2 CONTENT WARNING: gore, violence, blood, grief, forced non-sexual behavior involving magical control without consent One sister. Two sinful princes. Infinite deception with a side of […]

The Four Winds

The Four Winds Author: Kristin Hannah Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: February 2, 2021 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press CONTENT WARNING: death of an animal, violence, prejudice, death, death of a parent My land tells its story if you listen. The story of our family. Texas, 1921. A time […]

Beautiful Country

Beautiful Country Author: Qian Julie Wang Genre: Memoir Publication Date: September 7, 2021 Publisher: Random House Audio CONTENT WARNING: murder, persecution, bullying, trauma, racism, mention of animal abuse, mention of abortion An incandescent memoir from an astonishing new talent, Beautiful Country puts listeners in the shoes of an undocumented child […]

The God Of Lost Words

The God of Lost Words  Author: A.J. Hackwith Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: November 2, 2021 Publisher: Ace Series: Hell’s Library #3 CONTENT WARNING: panic attack Please note that this review will contain spoilers for earlier books in the series, although I won’t include any spoilers for this book. […]

The Book Of Life

The Book of Life Author: Deborah Harkness Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: July 15, 2014 Publisher: Viking Adult Series: All Souls Trilogy #3 CONTENT WARNING: mention of rape, violence, blood, mention of miscarriage, death, torture, mention of death of a child The great adventure culminates here. Eagerly awaited by […]

Up To No Gouda

Up To No Gouda Author: Linda Reilly Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: January 25, 2022 Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press Series: Grilled Cheese Mysteries #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion on this book. CONTENT WARNING: […]

Reckless Girls

Reckless Girls Author: Rachel Hawkins Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: January 4, 2022 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, cancer, blood, gaslighting, drug use, death, […]

Pint Of No Return

Pint of No Return Author: Dana Mentink Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: May 25, 2021 Publisher: Dreamscape Media Series: Shake Shop Mystery #1 CONTENT WARNING: infidelity, murder  After her divorce from her thrice-married embezzler husband, Trinidad Jones is finally ready for a fresh start. So when she’s left […]