Flamboyant, buoyant!!! Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson 5 stars Review and Blog Tour

Synopsis All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools of sorcery—magical grimoires that whisper on shelves and rattle beneath iron chains. If provoked, they transform into grotesque monsters of ink and […]

So many moral choices here! I loved it! Call it What You Want by Brigid Kemmerer: Review

Synopsis When his dad is caught embezzling funds from half the town, Rob goes from popular lacrosse player to social pariah. Even worse, his father’s failed suicide attempt leaves Rob and his mother responsible for his care.Everyone thinks of Maegan as a typical overachiever, but she has a secret of her own after the pressure […]

Why did no one tell me that Skyward by Brandon Sanderson was brilliant???? 6 stars Review

Synopsis Defeated, crushed, and driven almost to extinction, the remnants of the human race are trapped on a planet that is constantly attacked by mysterious alien starfighters. Spensa, a teenage girl living among them, longs to be a pilot. When she discovers the wreckage of an ancient ship, she realizes this dream might be possible—assuming […]

Girl power in pettycoats! I loved To Best the Boys by Mary Webber. 4,5 stars for a very entertaining and empowering read. #review

Synopsis Every year for the past fifty-four years, the residents of Pinsbury Port receive a mysterious letter inviting all eligible-aged boys to compete for an esteemed scholarship to the all-male Stemwick University. Every year, the poorer residents look to see that their names are on the list. The wealthier look to see how likely their […]

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 […]