Book Reviews

Resurrection Girls by Ava Morgyn | Book Review

*Please bear with me as I post some older reviews from my drafts! Olivia Foster hasn’t felt alive since her little brother drowned in the backyard pool three years ago. Then Kara Hallas moves in across the street with her mother and grandmother, and Olivia is immediately drawn to these three generations of women. Kara… Continue reading Resurrection Girls by Ava Morgyn | Book Review

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100 Days of Sunlight by Abbie Emmons | Book Review

*Please bear with me as I post some older book reviews from my drafts! When 16-year-old poetry blogger Tessa Dickinson is involved in a car accident and loses her eyesight for 100 days, she feels like her whole world has been turned upside-down. Terrified that her vision might never return, Tessa feels like she has… Continue reading 100 Days of Sunlight by Abbie Emmons | Book Review

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine.  In this prompt we discuss books that have yet to be published that we’re excited about! Head over to her blog to learn more. Title: Girls of Paper and Fire Author: Natasha Ngan Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Books Publication Date: November 6, 2018… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

Book Reviews

The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same. Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life. Meanwhile, some very sinister people are looking for some of the… Continue reading The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

Book Reviews

The Traitor’s Kiss by Erin Beaty | Book Review

An obstinate girl who will not be married. A soldier desperate to prove himself. A kingdom on the brink of war. With a sharp tongue and an unruly temper, Sage Fowler is not what they’d call a lady―which is perfectly fine with her. Deemed unfit for marriage, Sage is apprenticed to a matchmaker and tasked… Continue reading The Traitor’s Kiss by Erin Beaty | Book Review

Recommendations

Books I Wish I Could Have Read in High School

One of the greatest things about YA these days is the amount of diversity that is being brought to the characters. When I was in high school, it was almost non-existent. I could have been reading the wrong books, but I was a pretty big reader back then. And it's not only the diversity aspect,… Continue reading Books I Wish I Could Have Read in High School

Book Reviews

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

“There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past.… Continue reading The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

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Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young | Book Review

Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights alongside her Aska clansmen in an ancient rivalry against the Riki clan. Her life is brutal but simple: fight and survive. Until the day she sees the impossible on the battlefield—her brother, fighting with the enemy—the brother she watched die five years ago. Faced with her brother's… Continue reading Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young | Book Review

The Tea Cupboard Chronicles

The Tea Cupboard Chronicles | Lara Jean Song Covey

Hello everyone! This post is meant to introduce you to a new feature on this blog where I play matchmaker with two of my favourite things - books and tea. Each post will feature a book, book series, or character, along with a tea that I think suits either the theme of the book or… Continue reading The Tea Cupboard Chronicles | Lara Jean Song Covey

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Two Dark Reigns by Kendare Blake

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine.  In this prompt we discuss books that have yet to be published that we’re excited about! Head over to her blog to learn more. Title: Two Dark Reigns Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Links: Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis: Queen Katharine… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Two Dark Reigns by Kendare Blake