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The Queen Of Nothing

The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black was just released yesterday, and all I can say is WHOA. I read the entire book in a single sitting, and I regret NOTHING! If you haven’t read this trilogy (see my reviews for previous books The Cruel Prince and The […]

October 2019 New Releases

There are a lot of books being released this month that I’m looking forward to. While I have joined some sites that provide copies to bloggers to review before they are actually released for sale (YAY!!), I have missed the boat on most of the books on the […]

The Black Kids

I received an ARC of this book from NetGalley. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. The Black Kids Author: Christina Hammonds Reed Genre: YA, Historical Fiction, Contemporary Publication Date: August 4, 2020 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers TRIGGER WARNING: racial slurs for Black people, […]

Red Queen

When it comes to books, I have absolutely no shelf control. The last time I visited the library, I basically cleared out half a shelf of YA fantasy books. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard was one of the books I had happened to pick up, it sounded intriguing, […]

Scarlet

After reading Cinder, I couldn’t wait to get started on this book. Scarlet Author: Marissa Meyer Genre: Sci-Fi, YA Publication Date: February 5, 2013 Publisher: Feiwel & FriendsSeries: The Lunar Chronicles #2 The fates of Cinder and Scarlet collide as a Lunar threat spreads across the Earth … […]

Cinder

This book kicks off a new series that offers a completely new take on the Cinderella story. Cinder Author: Marissa Meyer Genre: Sci-Fi, YA Publication Date: 2012 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Series: The Lunar Chronicles #1 TRIGGER WARNING: plague Sixteen-year-old Cinder is considered a technological mistake by most […]

A Cauldron Full of Curses

I received this book from NetGalley in exchange for my honest review. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on book 2 of Abigail MacQuillan’s adventures! She’s very endearing, and these short books are a quirky mix of scary and witty sarcasm sprinkled with a little dusting of […]

The Cruel Prince

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black can best be summed up by a quote directly from the book: “it’s exhilarating and terrifying, like so much of Faerie.” I read this book from start to finish with my heart racing and my palms sweating, not knowing what to expect. […]

The Witch of Nightmares

I received a free copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. The Witch of Nightmares: Book 1 of The Trouble With Hedge Witches Series by Sarina Dorie is billed as dark fairy tales of mystery and magic. I wanted to ring in the […]