ARC Review: Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter

Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter My rating: 4 of 5 stars Seductive. Cruel. Bored. Be wary of… Prince and his fairy courtiers are staggeringly beautiful, unrelentingly cruel, and exhausted by the tedium of the centuries ― until they meet foster-siblings Josh and Ksenia. Drawn in by their vivid emotions, undying love for each other, and … Continue reading ARC Review: Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter

ARC Review: Firestarter by Tara Sim

Firestarter by Tara Sim My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The crew of the Prometheus is intent on taking down the world's clock towers so that time can run freely. Now captives, Colton, Daphne, and the others have a stark choice: join the Prometheus's cause or fight back in any small way they can and … Continue reading ARC Review: Firestarter by Tara Sim

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #31

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks, and is all about highlighting diverse literature. Diversity Spotlight takes place every Thursday, and it will be featuring three books in any given week: A diverse book you have read and enjoyed A diverse book that has already been released but … Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #31

Review: Lumberjanes, Vol. 5: Band Together by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh, Brooke Allen & Carolyn Nowak

Lumberjanes, Vol. 5: Band Together by Noelle Stevenson My rating: 4 of 5 stars What gives, two-legs?! It's a battle of the bands...with mermaids! April takes it upon herself to restore a friendship that has fallen apart, but will she be in over her head as above water friendships take a hit? When friendships are … Continue reading Review: Lumberjanes, Vol. 5: Band Together by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh, Brooke Allen & Carolyn Nowak

ARC Review: Four Three Two One by Courtney C. Stevens

Four Three Two One by Courtney C. Stevens My rating: 4 of 5 stars In this contemporary YA novel, a girl reunites with the three other survivors of a bus bombing that killed nineteen people, and together they face the secrets, struggles, and emotional warfare that each has been enduring. Golden “Go” Jennings wasn’t supposed … Continue reading ARC Review: Four Three Two One by Courtney C. Stevens

ARC Review: Outrun the Wind by Elizabeth Tammi

Outrun the Wind by Elizabeth Tammi My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Huntresses of Artemis must obey two rules: never disobey the goddess, and never fall in love. After being rescued from a harrowing life as an Oracle of Delphi, Kahina is glad to be a part of the Hunt; living among a group … Continue reading ARC Review: Outrun the Wind by Elizabeth Tammi

ARC Review: War of Storms by Erica Cameron

War of Storms by Erica Cameron My rating: 4 of 5 stars The immortal mages have risen, and they're out for blood. Khya arrived at the Ryogan coast too late to stop the invasion. Now, cities are falling before the unrelenting march of an enemy army, and Khya's squad is desperately trying to stay ahead … Continue reading ARC Review: War of Storms by Erica Cameron

ARC Review: This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kheryn Callender

This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kheryn Callender My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Nathan Bird doesn’t believe in happy endings. Although he’s the ultimate film buff and an aspiring screenwriter, Nate’s seen the demise of too many relationships to believe that happy endings exist in real life. Playing it safe to avoid … Continue reading ARC Review: This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kheryn Callender

ARC Review: A Place for Wolves by Kosoko Jackson

A Place For Wolves by Kosoko Jackson My rating: 5 of 5 stars James Mills is used to being in different countries – Egypt, Russia, Kenya – he's had some tense experiences in all of these foreign landscapes, thanks to his parents' jobs. But this time is different. Now that his sister is in college, … Continue reading ARC Review: A Place for Wolves by Kosoko Jackson

ARC Review: Jack of Hearts (and Other Parts) by Lev A.C. Rosen

Jack of Hearts by Lev A.C. Rosen My rating: 4 of 5 stars Meet Jack Rothman. He's seventeen and loves partying, makeup and boys - sometimes all at the same time. His sex life makes him the hot topic for the high school gossip machine. But who cares? Like Jack always says, 'it could be … Continue reading ARC Review: Jack of Hearts (and Other Parts) by Lev A.C. Rosen

ARC Review: Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand

Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand My rating: 4 of 5 stars Beware of the woods and the dark, dank deep. He’ll follow you home, and he won’t let you sleep. Who are the Sawkill Girls? Marion: the new girl. Awkward and plain, steady and dependable. Weighed down by tragedy and hungry for love she’s sure … Continue reading ARC Review: Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand

Podcasts for Readers #3: King Falls AM

Back with another podcast rec, folks! This week's show is currently on hiatus and if you want to catch up on it, you can do so before whenever they decide to start airing phase 2. *checks podcatcher on every 1st and 15th* King Falls AM Episodes: 87 (75 main) episodes (12-40 mins) Status: on hiatus … Continue reading Podcasts for Readers #3: King Falls AM

ARC Review: The Navigator’s Touch by Julia Ember

The Navigator's Touch by Julia Ember My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: September 13, 2018 After invaders destroyed her village, murdered her family, and took her prisoner, shield-maiden Ragna is hungry for revenge. A trained warrior, she is ready to fight for her home, but with only a mermaid and a crew of … Continue reading ARC Review: The Navigator’s Touch by Julia Ember

ARC Review: Twisted Romance Volume 1 by Alex de Campi

Twisted Romance Volume 1 by Alex de Campi My rating: 3 of 5 stars Four stories of love and lust from comics' coolest artists and writer ALEX DE CAMPI! First, a demon prowls the 1978 New York disco scene in Old Flames, drawn by KATIE SKELLY. Then, a curvy photographer's assistant falls in love with … Continue reading ARC Review: Twisted Romance Volume 1 by Alex de Campi

ARC Review: Take Your Medicine by Hannah Carmack

Take Your Medicine by Hannah Carmack My rating: 3 of 5 stars Alice “Al” Liddell is from Echola, Alabama. She leads the life of a normal teen until the day she’s diagnosed with vasovagal syncope – a fainting disorder which causes her to lose consciousness whenever she feels emotions too strongly. Her mother, the “Queen … Continue reading ARC Review: Take Your Medicine by Hannah Carmack