The Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty. Audiobook review. 6 stars and a huge book hangover! What will I listen to now???

Synopsis Return to Daevabad in the spellbinding sequel to THE CITY OF BRASS.Nahri’s life changed forever the moment she accidentally summoned Dara, a formidable, mysterious djinn, during one of her schemes. Whisked from her home in Cairo, she was thrust into the dazzling royal court of Daevabad and quickly discovered she would need all her […]

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang is eye opening and I am smitten with Esmee/My! 5 Stars Review

Synopsis Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big, important emotions—like grief. And love. He thinks he’s defective. His family knows better—that his autism means he just processes emotions differently. When he steadfastly avoids relationships, his mother […]

Brilliant, moving, surprising! Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah. Audiobook review of my buddy read with Ari.

Synopsis An Amazon Charts, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post bestseller.In this gorgeously stunning debut, a mysterious child teaches two strangers how to love and trust again. After the loss of her mother and her own battle with breast cancer, Joanna Teale returns to her graduate research on nesting birds in rural Illinois, determined to […]

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys. 6 shattering stars! I am speechless yet have so much to say.

Synopsis World War II is drawing to a close in East Prussia and thousands of refugees are on a desperate trek toward freedom, many with something to hide. Among them are Joana, Emilia, and Florian, whose paths converge en route to the ship that promises salvation, the Wilhelm Gustloff. Forced by circumstance to unite, the […]

I blame you all bloggers who recommended “A List of Cages” by Robin Roe! 5 stars review and no tissues left. Damn it!

 Synopsis When Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he’s got it made. Sure, it means a lot of sitting around, which isn’t easy for a guy with ADHD, but he can’t complain, since he gets to spend the period texting […]

ALL THE STARS! Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark T Sullivan, narrated by Will Damron. Audiobook review.

Synopsis Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man’s incredible courage and resilience during one of history’s darkest hours.Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis. He’s a normal Italian teenager—obsessed with music, food, and girls—but his […]