Mary Jane by Jessica Anya Blau Huge crush! #2021AudiobookChallenge

Synopsis “Almost Famous” meets Daisy Jones and the Six in this funny, wise, and tender novel about a fourteen-year-old girl’s coming of age in 1970s Baltimore, caught between her strait-laced family and the progressive family she nannies for—who happen to be secretly hiding a famous rock star and his movie star wife for the summer.In 1970s Baltimore, […]

Firekeepr’s Daughter by Angeline Boullay. Watch it make it to the “Best Debut Novel” in the Goodreads Award of 2021! #review

Synopsis As a biracial, unenrolled tribal member and the product of a scandal, eighteen-year-old Daunis Fontaine has never quite fit in, both in her hometown and on the nearby Ojibwe reservation. Daunis dreams of studying medicine, but when her family is struck by tragedy, she puts her future on hold to care for her fragile […]

How to Walk Away by Katherine Center. Inspirational and a roller coaster of emotions! #2021AudiobookReview

Synopsis Margaret Jacobsen has a bright future ahead of her: a fiancé she adores, her dream job, and the promise of a picture-perfect life just around the corner. Then, suddenly, on what should have been one of the happiest days of her life, everything she worked for is taken away in one tumultuous moment.In the […]

The Light of the Midnight Stars by Rena Rossner. Poignant, beautiful, magical! #review

Synopsis An evocative combination of fantasy, history, and Jewish folklore, The Light of the Midnight Stars is fairytale-inspired novel from the author of The Sisters of the Winter Wood.Deep in the Hungarian woods, the sacred magic of King Solomon lives on in his descendants. Gathering under the midnight stars, they pray, sing and perform small miracles – and […]

The Songbook of Benny Lament by Amy Harmon is a book that talked to my soul! 6 stars! Review

Synopsis From the bestselling author of What the Wind Knows and From Sand and Ash comes a powerful love story about a musical duo who put everything on the line to be together.New York, 1960: For Benny Lament, music is his entire life. With his father’s deep ties to the mob, the Bronx piano man has learned that love […]

Legendborn by Tracy Deonn was phenomenal!!!! Best first work I have read in months. An author to follow.

Synopsis After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home. A residential program for bright high schoolers at UNC–Chapel Hill seems like the perfect escape—until Bree witnesses a magical attack her very first night on campus.A flying demon feeding on human energies. A […]