ARC Review: They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera

They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera My rating: 4 of 5 stars On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They're going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they're both looking to make … Continue reading ARC Review: They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera

ARC Review: Heathen

Heathen by Natasha Alterici My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: August 8, 2017 Aydis is a viking, a warrior, an outcast, and a self-proclaimed heathen. Aydis is friend to the talking horse Saga, rescuer of the immortal Valkyrie Brynhild, and battler of demons and fantastic monsters. Aydis is a woman. Born into a … Continue reading ARC Review: Heathen

Review: Every Heart a Doorway

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, … Continue reading Review: Every Heart a Doorway

Review: The Love Interest

The Love Interest by Cale Dietrich My rating: 3 of 5 stars There is a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies. The agents are called Love Interests because getting close to people destined for great power means getting valuable secrets. Caden is a Nice: The boy next door, sculpted to physical perfection. Dylan is a … Continue reading Review: The Love Interest

ARC Review: My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen

My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen by David Clawson My rating: 3 of 5 stars Chris Bellows is just trying to get through high school and survive being the only stepchild in the social-climbing Fontaine family, whose recently diminished fortune hasn’t dimmed their desire to mingle with Upper East Side society. Chris sometimes feels … Continue reading ARC Review: My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen

ARC Review: Looking for Group

Looking for Group by Rory Harrison My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Dylan doesn’t have a lot of experience with comfort. His room in the falling-down Village Estates can generously be categorized as “squalid,” and he sure as hell isn’t getting any love from his mother, who seemed to—no, definitely did—enjoy the perks that went … Continue reading ARC Review: Looking for Group

ARC Review: The Edge of the Abyss

The Edge of the Abyss by Emily Skrutskie My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Release date: April 18, 2017 Three weeks have passed since Cassandra Leung pledged her allegiance to ruthless pirate-queen Santa Elena and set free Bao, the sea monster Reckoner she'd been forced to train. The days as a pirate trainee are long … Continue reading ARC Review: The Edge of the Abyss

Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us

The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie My rating: 5 of 5 stars For Cassandra Leung, bossing around sea monsters is just the family business. She’s been a Reckoner trainer-in-training ever since she could walk, raising the genetically-engineered beasts to defend ships as they cross the pirate-infested NeoPacific. But when the pirate queen Santa Elena … Continue reading Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us

ARC Review: Radio Silence

Radio Silence by Alice Oseman My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: March 28, 2017 (for this edition) Frances Janvier spends most of her time studying. Everyone knows Aled Last as that quiet boy who gets straight As. You probably think that they are going to fall in love or something. Since he is … Continue reading ARC Review: Radio Silence

ARC Review: Dreadnought

Dreadnought by April Daniels My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: January 24, 2017 Danny Tozer has a problem: she just inherited the powers of Dreadnought, the world’s greatest superhero. Until Dreadnought fell out of the sky and died right in front of her, Danny was trying to keep people from finding out she’s … Continue reading ARC Review: Dreadnought

ARC Review: Of Fire and Stars

Of Fire and Stars by Audrey Coulthurst My rating: 3 of 5 stars Betrothed since childhood to the prince of Mynaria, Princess Dennaleia has always known what her future holds. Her marriage will seal the alliance between Mynaria and her homeland, protecting her people from other hostile lands. But Denna has a secret. She possesses … Continue reading ARC Review: Of Fire and Stars

ARC Review: Avenged

Avenged by E.E. Cooper My rating: 5 of 5 stars Release date: November 8, 2016 Everyone believes Beth’s death was an accident, except for Kalah. The girl she loved was stolen from her, and now Kalah’s broken heart wants revenge. In order to crack Brit’s perfect alibi, Kalah pretends to be Brit’s best friend—with the … Continue reading ARC Review: Avenged

ARC Review: Vanished

Vanished by E.E. Cooper My rating: 4 of 5 stars Friendship. Obsession. Deception. Love. Kalah knows better than to fall for Beth Taylor . . . but that doesn't stop her from falling hard and falling fast, heart first into a sea of complications. Then Beth vanishes. She skips town on her eighteenth birthday, leaving … Continue reading ARC Review: Vanished

Review: The Raven King

The Raven King by Nora Sakavic My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Foxes are a fractured mess, but their latest disaster might be the miracle they've always needed to come together as a team. The one person standing in their way is Andrew, and the only one who can break through his personal barriers … Continue reading Review: The Raven King

Review: The Foxhole Court

The Foxhole Court by Nora Sakavic My rating: 4 of 5 stars Neil Josten is the newest addition to the Palmetto State University Exy team. He's short, he's fast, he's got a ton of potential—and he's the runaway son of the murderous crime lord known as The Butcher. Signing a contract with the PSU Foxes … Continue reading Review: The Foxhole Court