YA Review The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski So, so beautiful!

Winning what you want may cost you everything you love. As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers, seventeen-year-old Kestrel has two choices: she can join the military or get married. But Kestrel has other intentions. One day, she is startled to find a kindred spirit […]

Standalone Sunday April 9th 2017

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured! I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote a […]

YA Book Review The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black So unique

Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only problem is, once you pass through Coldtown’s gates, you can never leave. One morning, after a perfectly ordinary party, Tana wakes up surrounded by corpses. The […]

YA review Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

What if you could spend one last day with someone you lost? One day Carver Briggs had it all—three best friends, a supportive family, and a reputation as a talented writer at his high school, Nashville Academy for the Arts. The next day he lost it all when he sent a simple text to his […]

Tense, intriguing, enthralling… Rose Petal Grave by Olivia Wildenstein Review

♥ The Blurb ♥   ANCIENT SECRETS CANNOT REMAIN BURIED FOREVER. Founded two centuries ago by a powerful tribe of Gottwa Indians, Rowan was a quiet town, so quiet that I fled after graduation. Staying away was the plan, but Mom died suddenly. Dad said she suffered a stroke after she dug up one of […]

Standalone Sunday March 12th 2017

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured! I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote a […]

Emotional overload! Art and Soul by Brittainy C. Cherry

5 poignant stars.     ♥ The Blurb ♥   I had always been the invisible art student in high school. Passed by. Glossed over. Unnoticed. Now I was Aria Watson… that girl. After one bad decision, and being labeled a slut, I was no longer unseen. I was the whore. The ignoramus. The tramp. […]

Ultimatum by KM Walton. Brutaly honest.

“We had an ultimatum, didn’t we? Go our separate ways, do our own thing…”   4 to 4,5 « complicated » stars   An ARC has been kindly provided by SOURCEBOOKS Fire, via NetGalley.com, in exchange for an honest review.   First of all this story is not “all one thing”. It’s complicated and brutal in its […]

Jennifer Niven I Hate Loving You All The Bright Places or when a book leaves you bereft

3 “I had difficulties connecting with Fynch” and 7 “angry and gutted” stars     ♥ The Blurb ♥ The Fault in Our Stars meets Eleanor and Park in this exhilarating and heart-wrenching love story about a girl who learns to live from a boy who intends to die. Soon to be a major motion […]

Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton

5 “sandy” stars   A copy has been kindly provided  by Faber and Faber through Netgalley.com in exchange for an honest review.   My rating: 5 of 5 stars Publication Date: March 8th, 2016 Point of View: 1st Person & Feminine Recommended Age: 12+ Pacing: Fast Genres & Themes: Teens, Romance, Fantasy, Empic story, Tales […]