I Have Lost my Way by Gayle Forman…when I cried on the Eurostar and my daughter just pretended I was NOT her mom!

Synopsis A powerful display of empathy and friendship from the #1 New York Times Bestselling author of If I Stay. Around the time that Freya loses her voice while recording her debut album, Harun is making plans to run away from home to find the boy that he loves, and Nathaniel is arriving in New […]

Children of Blood and Bones by Tomi Adeyemi: Deserving all the hype!

Synopsis They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us.Now we rise. Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji […]

The Mortician’s Daughter by C.C. Hunter : 5 stars review and broken Kindle!

Synopsis Her dad’s job is with the dead . . . and he’s bringing his work home with him. Once again, seventeen-year-old Riley Smith is the new kid in school and her dad’s career has her back to being dubbed a freak. Truth is, she’s a much bigger freak than her classmates think. The only […]

I’ll Meet you There by Heather Demetrios: 6 stars …because I can!

Synopsis If Skylar Evans were a typical Creek View girl, her future would involve a double-wide trailer, a baby on her hip, and the graveyard shift at Taco Bell. But after graduation, the only thing separating Skylar from art school is three months of summer…until Skylar’s mother loses her job, and Skylar realizes her dreams […]

First Impression Friday July 20th: I’ll Meet you There by Heather Demetrios

For months now I entered what my friend Joe @Storey of Stories imagined as brand new meme called “First Impression”. It’s a meme where you talk about a book that you JUST STARTED! Maybe you’re only two sentences in the book, a chapter or two , maybe a little farther.  The goal is to  give a few […]

Bright we Burn by Kieresten White: Review of a series worthy of GOT!

Synopsis Haunted by the sacrifices he made in Constantinople, Radu is called back to the new capital. Mehmed is building an empire, becoming the sultan his people need. But Mehmed has a secret: as emperor, he is more powerful than ever . . . and desperately lonely. Does this mean Radu can finally have more […]