Review: Circe by Madeline Miller

Circe by Madeline Miller My rating: 4 of 5 stars In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe has neither the look nor the voice of divinity, and is scorned and rejected by her kin. Increasingly isolated, she turns to mortals for companionship, … Continue reading Review: Circe by Madeline Miller

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Audiobook Review: A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro

A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro My rating: 4 of 5 stars Charlotte Holmes and Jamie Watson think they’re finally in the clear. They’ve left Sherringford School—and the Moriartys—behind for a pre-college summer program at Oxford University. A chance to start from scratch and explore dating for the first time, while exploring a new … Continue reading Audiobook Review: A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro

Blog Tour & Review: A House of Rage & Sorrow by Sangu Mandanna

Welcome to my stop on the Tour of Rage & Sorrow! I am so excited to be a part of it, and to share the things I have in store! First, there's a review, then some of my favorite (non-spolier) quotes, and finally, an artwork of Esmae Rey, made by me! Title: A House of … Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: A House of Rage & Sorrow by Sangu Mandanna

Audiobook Review: The Case for Jamie by Brittany Cavallaro

The Case for Jamie by Brittany Cavallaro My rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s been a year since the shocking death of August Moriarty, and Jamie and Charlotte haven’t spoken. Jamie is going through the motions at Sherringford, trying to finish his senior year without incident, with a nice girlfriend he can’t seem to fall … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Case for Jamie by Brittany Cavallaro

ARC Review: Polite Society by Mahesh Rao

Polite Society by Mahesh Rao My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Beautiful, clever, and very slightly bored, Ania Khurana has Delhi wrapped around her finger. When Ania finds love for her spinster aunt, she realizes her potential as a force for good. For her next match, Ania sets her sights on Dimple: her newest, sweetest, … Continue reading ARC Review: Polite Society by Mahesh Rao

ARC Review: Cupid’s Match by Lauren Palphreyman

Cupid's Match by Lauren Palphreyman My rating: 3 of 5 stars Lila Black doesn't believe in matchmaking, let alone soul mates. So then why is she constantly being hassled by the Cupids Matchmaking Service? But this gilded, cherub-bedecked dating agency isn't exactly what it seems . . . and it’s about to turn Lila's entire … Continue reading ARC Review: Cupid’s Match by Lauren Palphreyman

ARC Review: Sea Witch Rising by Sarah Henning

Sea Witch Rising by Sarah Henning My rating: 4 of 5 stars Alia has made a deal with the Sea Witch to give up her life as a mermaid in exchange for a human soul. Now she has only twelve hours left on land to win the prince she loves, or perish. But Alia’s sister, … Continue reading ARC Review: Sea Witch Rising by Sarah Henning

Audiobook Review: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang My rating: 5 of 5 stars When Rin aced the Kejuthe Empire-wide test to find the most talented youth to learn at the Academies it was a shock to everyone. That she got into Sinegardthe most elite military school in Nikan was even more surprising. But surprises aren’t always … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

ARC Review: Hello Girls by Brittany Cavallaro & Emily Henry

Hello Girls by Brittany Cavallaro My rating: 4 of 5 stars Winona has been starving for life in the seemingly perfect home that she shares with her seemingly perfect father, celebrity weatherman Stormy Olsen. No one knows that he locks the pantry door to control her eating and leaves bruises where no one can see … Continue reading ARC Review: Hello Girls by Brittany Cavallaro & Emily Henry

ARC Review: Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 3 by Sorata Akizuki

Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 3 by Sorata Akizuki My rating: 4 of 5 stars A romantic retelling of a classic fairy tale about a beautiful herbalist and a lovestruck prince. Shirayuki is an herbalist famous for her naturally bright-red hair, and the prince of Tanbarun wants her all to himself! Unwilling to … Continue reading ARC Review: Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 3 by Sorata Akizuki

ARC Review: Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim

Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim My rating: 4 of 5 stars Project Runway meets Mulan in this sweeping YA fantasy about a young girl who poses as a boy to compete for the role of imperial tailor and embarks on an impossible journey to sew three magic dresses, from the sun, the moon, and … Continue reading ARC Review: Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim

ARC Review: Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-Henry

Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-Henry My rating: 4 of 5 stars Abandoned by a single mother she never knew, 16-year-old Raya—obsessed with ancient myths—lives with her grandmother in a small conservative Texas town. For years Raya has hidden her feelings for her best friend and true love, Sarah. When the two are caught in an … Continue reading ARC Review: Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-Henry

ARC Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power

Wilder Girls by Rory Power My rating: 4 of 5 stars It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her. It started slow. First the teachers died one by one. Then it began to infect the students, turning … Continue reading ARC Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power

ARC Review: Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 2 by Sorata Akizuki

Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 2 by Sorata Akizuki My rating: 4 of 5 stars A romantic retelling of a classic fairy tale about a beautiful herbalist and a lovestruck prince. Shirayuki is an herbalist famous for her naturally bright-red hair, and the prince of Tanbarun wants her all to himself! Unwilling to … Continue reading ARC Review: Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 2 by Sorata Akizuki

Review: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden My rating: 5 of 5 stars Orphaned and cast out as a witch by her village, Vasya’s options are few: resign herself to life in a convent, or allow her older sister to make her a match with a Moscovite prince. Both doom her to life in … Continue reading Review: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden