The Ones We’re Meant to Find Review: beautiful and challenging

This book was great and I'm still wrapping my mind around it in the way that a good book leaves you engaged long after you finish it. Cee and Kasey are both compelling characters living in a world that feels inevitable but also impossible. Inevitable and impossible are actually great words to describe this story. … Continue reading The Ones We’re Meant to Find Review: beautiful and challenging

Firekeeper’s Daughter Review: murder mystery thriller

This has been a long-anticipated book for me. My librarian friends have been speaking very highly of it. At first it was a little hard for me to get into it. However, it instantaneously hooked me at one point and I was all in. Boulley does a great job creating the setting and making the … Continue reading Firekeeper’s Daughter Review: murder mystery thriller

Caraval Review: the magical circus book we deserve

If you've read my review of the Night Circus, you'd know that I found it lackluster considering all the hype it had. It's not that I thought Caraval wouldn't live up to its hype. There are just some books where I wait for the hype to die down so I can get ahold of the … Continue reading Caraval Review: the magical circus book we deserve

A Study of Charlotte Review: my Sherlock-loving self is quaking

I love Sherlock Holmes stories. I am a HUGE fan of the show and movies. Sherlock stories are just so innately smart and witty that I am not sure many--if any--books have ever been able to replicate at that level. This book nails it for me. Five Stars I adore Holmes and Watson retellings because … Continue reading A Study of Charlotte Review: my Sherlock-loving self is quaking

Social Distancing Suggestions #3

Grace Year by Kim Liggett is a crazy book because it’s frighteningly believable and mind blowing. It’s a combination of Lost, Handmaid’s Tale, and The Village. If you’re a fan of any of those you need to pick this book up! I read it for CYBILS YA SPEC FIC 2019 and it blew my mind!

Crown of Midnight Review: TOG Marathon Day 2

As I said about having reading Throne of Glass before; I also read this one before I stopped reading the series. It's a rough one, isn't it? It can't just be me who thinks this book is heartbreaking. This contains spoilers, so beware if you have not read this book! Three Stars This is a hard … Continue reading Crown of Midnight Review: TOG Marathon Day 2

Vow of Thieves: I vow you’ll love this book

Kazi and Jase are together and returning to Tor's Watch to build their life. However, everything goes wrong. They'll have to fight for their lives and the life they want to build together. Will they be able to stay together and get the life they've now dared to dream about? Five Stars Holy Moly. This … Continue reading Vow of Thieves: I vow you’ll love this book

Daughter of the Siren Queen Review

Alosa is in pursuit of the treasure hidden on the island of sirens. She's been reunited with her father and found all the pieces of the map. However, everything isn't exactly as it seems. She's battling doubt, her feelings for Riden, and going on a dangerous journey to understand her siren powers.   Four Stars … Continue reading Daughter of the Siren Queen Review