Review for The Ultimate Reading Challenge: Puddle Jumping by Amber Johnson

Review for The Ultimate Reading Challenge Once again Angelica (Angie) from Collector of Book Boyfriend and now Angela from Reading Frenzy enrolled me for another challenge. Read each month one book following their lead. January’s theme: re read an old favorite. I have many old favorites but I wanted to read something about a flawed […]

Review: Secondborn by Amy A. Bartol

Read it in one day! Synopsis Firstborns rule society. Secondborns are the property of the government. Thirdborns are not tolerated. Long live the Fates Republic.On Transition Day, the second child in every family is taken by the government and forced into servitude. Roselle St. Sismode’s eighteenth birthday arrives with harsh realizations: she’s to become a […]

Furyborn by Claire Legrand: ARC review. Stunning!

Furyborn is simply an exceptional read. Synopsis The stunningly original, must-read fantasy of 2018 follows two fiercely independent young women, centuries apart, who hold the power to save their world…or doom it.When assassins ambush her best friend, the crown prince, Rielle Dardenne risks everything to save him, exposing her ability to perform all seven kinds […]

Blood Bound Bundle by JL Myers: Review

My ratings for these books range from 5 to 6 stars for this stunning and eventful conclusion!!!! Synopsis All four novels in the Blood Bound Series: What Lies Inside, Made By Design, Web of Lies, and Born to Die. Some things are only meant to exist in nightmares, but now I know the truth. Vampires […]

Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C Dao

An East Asian fantasy reimagining of The Evil Queen legend about one peasant girl’s quest to become Empress–and the darkness she must unleash to achieve her destiny. Eighteen-year-old Xifeng is beautiful. The stars say she is destined for greatness, that she is meant to be Empress of Feng Lu. But only if she embraces the […]

Review: The Problem with Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout

For some people, silence is a weapon. For Mallory “Mouse” Dodge, it’s a shield. Growing up, she learned that the best way to survive was to say nothing. And even though it’s been four years since her nightmare ended, she’s beginning to worry that the fear that holds her back will last a lifetime. Now, […]