Warning: Unpopular Opinion! When the book you so awaited is a let down. A Reaper at the Gate by Sabaa Tahir: Review

Synopsis The highly anticipated third book in Sabaa Tahir’s New York Times bestselling EMBER QUARTET.Beyond the Empire and within it, the threat of war looms ever larger. The Blood Shrike, Helene Aquilla, is assailed on all sides. Emperor Marcus, haunted by his past, grows increasingly unstable, while the Commandant capitalizes on his madness to bolster […]

One Small Thing by Erin Watt…when a book does not meet your expectations but the PR and authors are so great to tell you “It’s all right just be honest and say it”. Respect!

Synopsis Beth’s life hasn’t been the same since her sister died. Her parents try to lock her down, believing they can keep her safe by monitoring her every move. When Beth sneaks out to a party one night and meets the new guy in town, Chase, she’s thrilled to make a secret friend. It seems […]

War Storm by Victoria Aveyard …when something’s amiss

Synopsis Victory comes at a price.Mare Barrow learned this all too well when Cal’s betrayal nearly destroyed her. Now determined to protect her heart—and secure freedom for Reds and newbloods like her—Mare resolves to overthrow the kingdom of Norta once and for all… starting with the crown on Maven’s head. But no battle is won […]

Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake…It should have worked but sadly was a miss

Synopsis The ancient land of Éirinn is mired in war. Ciara, Princess of Mide, has never known a time when Éirinn’s kingdoms were not battling for power, or Northmen were not plundering their shores.The people of Mide have thankfully always been safe because of Ciara’s unearthly ability to control her enemies’ minds and actions. But […]

Hot review: Off Limits by Lexy Lane. For Alewa Riley’s fans

Synopsis LeilaStudy. Follow the rules. Fight for a future that isn’t mine. In my short eighteen years, life has been tough. I thought having a break between high school and studying law at Harvard would be exactly what I needed, but my father had other ideas, and now my break has turned into work. I’m […]

806 by Cynthia Weil: Missed opportunity review

Synopsis Sibling 1 throws blenders and plays guitar. Sibling 2 is allergic to everything and is into magic. Sibling 3 is a varsity swimmer with a group of female fans. Enough said. The only thing they have in common is their biological father, and the only thing they can agree on is that they all […]