ARC Review: Toritan: Birds of a Feather, Vol. 2 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto

Toritan: Birds of a Feather, Vol. 2 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars Birdsong starts sounding like a love song when bird whisperer Inusaki meets a crow that sounds oddly like a handsome young man he knows! Inusaki can communicate with birds—and some of them are real jerks! Tired of the incessant … Continue reading ARC Review: Toritan: Birds of a Feather, Vol. 2 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto

Audiobook Review: The Nemesis by S.J. Kincaid

The Nemesis by S.J. Kincaid My rating: 5 of 5 stars Three years ago, Tyrus Domitrian shocked the universe by killing the woman he swore to love forever. The woman for whom he upended the Empire. The woman with whom he wanted to build a new, and brighter, future. Now, the once-idealistic heir apparent has … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Nemesis by S.J. Kincaid

ARC Review: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

The Burning God by R.F. Kuang My rating: 5 of 5 stars After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a brutal civil war, Fang Runin was betrayed by allies and left for dead. Despite her losses, Rin hasn’t given up on those for whom she … Continue reading ARC Review: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

ARC Review: Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova

Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova My rating: 5 of 5 stars Rose Mortiz has always been a fixer, but lately she’s been feeling lost. She has brand-new powers she doesn’t understand, and her family is still trying to figure out how to function in the wake of her amnesiac father’s return home. Then, on the … Continue reading ARC Review: Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova

ARC Review: American Demon by Kim Harrison

The Witch with No Name by Kim Harrison My rating: 5 of 5 stars RACHEL MORGAN IS BACK–AND THE HOLLOWS WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. What happens after you’ve saved the world? Well, if you’re Rachel Mariana Morgan, witch-born demon, you quickly discover that something might have gone just a little bit wrong. That the … Continue reading ARC Review: American Demon by Kim Harrison

ARC Review: Drowned Country by Emily Tesh

Drowned Country by Emily Tesh My rating: 4 of 5 stars Even the Wild Man of Greenhollow can’t ignore a summons from his mother, when that mother is the indomitable Adela Silver, practical folklorist. Henry Silver does not relish what he’ll find in the grimy seaside town of Rothport, where once the ancient wood extended … Continue reading ARC Review: Drowned Country by Emily Tesh

Review: Queen’s Quality, Vol. 1 by Kyousuke Motomi

Queen's Quality, Vol. 1 by Kyousuke Motomi My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The adventures of mind Sweepers continue in this supernatural romance! Fumi Nishioka lives with Kyutaro Horikita and his family of Sweepers, people who specialize in cleaning the minds of those overcome by negative energy and harmful spirits. Fumi has always displayed mysterious … Continue reading Review: Queen’s Quality, Vol. 1 by Kyousuke Motomi

Review: QQ Sweeper, Vol. 3 by Kyousuke Motomi

QQ Sweeper, Vol. 3 by Kyousuke Motomi My rating: 3 of 5 stars One day, Kyutaro Horikita, the tall, dark and handsome cleaning expert of Kurokado High, comes across a sleeping maiden named Fumi Nishioka at school... Unfortunately, their meeting is anything but a fairy-tale encounter! It turns out Kyutaro is a 'Sweeper" who cleans … Continue reading Review: QQ Sweeper, Vol. 3 by Kyousuke Motomi

Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Kitsune shapeshifter Yumeko has given up the final piece of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers in order to save everyone she loves from imminent death. Now she and her ragtag band of companions must journey to the wild sea cliffs of … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

ARC Review: The Golden Sheep Vol. 3 by Kaori Ozaki

The Golden Sheep Vol. 3 by Kaori Ozaki My rating: 4 of 5 stars Tsugu and Sora ran away from home, Yuushin took on the challenging professional boxer test, and Asari broke off ties with the girls in her class … Nothing is turning out the way they’d hoped. Even in the face of such … Continue reading ARC Review: The Golden Sheep Vol. 3 by Kaori Ozaki

ARC Review: The Deck of Omens by Christine Lynn Herman

The Deck of Omens by Christine Lynn Herman My rating: 5 of 5 stars The teenagers of Four Paths must save their home. Though the Beast is seemingly subdued for now, a new threat looms in Four Paths: a corruption seeping from the Gray into the forest. And with the other Founders preoccupied by their … Continue reading ARC Review: The Deck of Omens by Christine Lynn Herman

ARC Review: The First 7 by Laura Pohl

The First 7 by Laura Pohl My rating: 5 of 5 stars Clover Martinez and the Last Teenagers on Earth are busy exploring the galaxy after leaving earth behind...even if they are homesick. So when their ship receives a distress signal from their former home, they hope against hope that it means that there are … Continue reading ARC Review: The First 7 by Laura Pohl

ARC Review: We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia

We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars In this nail-biting sequel to Tehlor Kay Mejia’s critically acclaimed fantasy novel We Set the Dark on Fire, La Voz operative Carmen is forced to choose between the girl she loves and the success of the rebellion she’s devoted her … Continue reading ARC Review: We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia

ARC Review: Tokyo Ghoul: re, Vol. 16 by Sui Ishida

Tokyo Ghoul: re, Vol. 16 by Sui Ishida My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars In the world of Tokyo Ghoul, sometimes the only way to fight monsters is to become one… The Commission of Counter Ghoul is the only organization fighting the Ghoul menace, and they will use every tool at their disposal to protect humanity … Continue reading ARC Review: Tokyo Ghoul: re, Vol. 16 by Sui Ishida

ARC Review: After Hours, Vol. 3 by Yuhta Nishio & (translated by) Abby Lehrke

After Hours, Vol. 3 by Yuhta Nishio My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars There’s always something going on at night. Sooner or later, you’ll find your scene. Emi Asahina is 24, unemployed and not really sure what she wants to do with her life. When a friend invites her to a dance club, Emi doesn’t … Continue reading ARC Review: After Hours, Vol. 3 by Yuhta Nishio & (translated by) Abby Lehrke