A Golden Fury – #BookReview & #BlogTour @smcohoe @wednesdaybooks #yafantasy #bookworm #agoldenfury

Synopsis from NetGalley: In her debut novel A Golden Fury, Samantha Cohoe weaves a story of magic and danger, where the curse of the Philosopher’s Stone will haunt you long after the final page. Thea Hope longs to be an alchemist out of the shadow of her famous mother. The two of them are close … Continue reading A Golden Fury – #BookReview & #BlogTour @smcohoe @wednesdaybooks #yafantasy #bookworm #agoldenfury

August 2020 Wrap Up and Best Bookmail Ever!

Hi Everyone! Happy September! Last month was exciting for me. I'm excited to share it with you! As you can see, I read only a few books last month. It was because I reinstated my Netflix subscription so that I can watch the new season of The 100! I must say, I loved it. I … Continue reading August 2020 Wrap Up and Best Bookmail Ever!

Ever Cursed #BookReview #evercursed @simonteen #bookworm #yafantasy @coreyannhaydu

Synopsis from Simon and Schuster: Damsel meets A Heart in a Body in the World in this incisive and lyrical feminist fairy tale about a princess determined to save her sisters from a curse, even if it means allying herself with the very witch who cast it. The Princesses of Ever are beloved by the … Continue reading Ever Cursed #BookReview #evercursed @simonteen #bookworm #yafantasy @coreyannhaydu

The Mall #BookReview #themall #yabooks #bookworm @meganmccafferty @wednesdaybooks

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: New York Times bestselling author Megan McCafferty returns to her roots with this YA coming of age story set in a New Jersey mall. The year is 1991. Scrunchies, mixtapes and 90210 are, like, totally fresh. Cassie Worthy is psyched to spend the summer after graduation working at the Parkway Center … Continue reading The Mall #BookReview #themall #yabooks #bookworm @meganmccafferty @wednesdaybooks

Girl, Serpent, Thorn #BookReview @melissabooknews @flatironbooks #yafantasy #bookworm #girlserpentthorn

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Girl, Serpent, Thorn is “an alluring feminist fairy tale” (Kirkus Reviews) about a girl cursed to be poisonous to the touch and who discovers what power might lie in such a curse. There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the touch. … Continue reading Girl, Serpent, Thorn #BookReview @melissabooknews @flatironbooks #yafantasy #bookworm #girlserpentthorn

The Phantom Twin #BookReview @lisabrowndraws #thephantomtwin #bookworm @01firstsecond #graphicnovel #comics

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: A young woman is haunted by the ghost of her conjoined twin, in Lisa Brown's The Phantom Twin, a sweetly spooky graphic novel set in a turn-of-the-century sideshow. Isabel and Jane are the Extraordinary Peabody Sisters, conjoined twins in a traveling carnival freak show—until an ambitious surgeon tries to separate them … Continue reading The Phantom Twin #BookReview @lisabrowndraws #thephantomtwin #bookworm @01firstsecond #graphicnovel #comics

I Kissed Alice #BookReview #ikissedalice @fiercereads #bookworm @mackidsbooks @imprintreads @almost_anna

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Rhodes and Iliana couldn't be more different, but that's not why they hate each other. Rhodes, a gifted artist, has always excelled at Alabama’s Conservatory of the Arts (until she’s hit with a secret bout of creator’s block), while Iliana, a transfer student, tries to outshine everyone with her intense, competitive … Continue reading I Kissed Alice #BookReview #ikissedalice @fiercereads #bookworm @mackidsbooks @imprintreads @almost_anna

All Eyes on Her #BookReview #alleyesonher #bookworm @fiercereads @laurellizabeth @imprintreads

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Perfect for fans of One of Us is Lying and We Were Liars, All Eyes on Her by L.E. Flynn is a gripping young adult thriller told from the perspective of everyone except the alleged killer—a seventeen-year-old girl. You heard the story on the news. A girl and a boy went … Continue reading All Eyes on Her #BookReview #alleyesonher #bookworm @fiercereads @laurellizabeth @imprintreads

Six Angry Girls #BookReview #sixangrygirls @fiercereads @feiwelfriends @adriennekisner #bookworm #bookreview

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Adrienne Kisner's Six Angry Girls is a story of mock trial, feminism, and the inherent power found in a pair of knitting needles. Raina Petree is crushing her senior year, until her boyfriend dumps her, the drama club (basically) dumps her, the college of her dreams slips away, and her arch-nemesis … Continue reading Six Angry Girls #BookReview #sixangrygirls @fiercereads @feiwelfriends @adriennekisner #bookworm #bookreview

Supernova #BookReview #supernova @fiercereads @marissa_meyer @feiwelfriends #bookworm #yafantasy

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: All's fair in love and anarchy in Supernova, the epic conclusion to New York Times bestselling author Marissa Meyer's thrilling Renegades Trilogy This volume sees Nova and Adrian struggling to keep their secret identities concealed while the battle rages on between their alter egos, their allies, and their greatest fears come … Continue reading Supernova #BookReview #supernova @fiercereads @marissa_meyer @feiwelfriends #bookworm #yafantasy

Havenfall #BookReview #havenfall @bloomsburykids #bookworm #yafantasy @sara_holland

Synopsis from Bloomsbury: A safe haven between four realms. The girl sworn to protect it--at any cost. New York Times bestselling author Sara Holland crafts a breathtaking new contemporary fantasy perfect for fans of Melissa Albert and Holly Black. Hidden deep in the mountains of Colorado lies the Inn at Havenfall, a sanctuary that connects … Continue reading Havenfall #BookReview #havenfall @bloomsburykids #bookworm #yafantasy @sara_holland

A Constellation of Roses #BookReview @HarperTeen #aconstellationofroses #bookworm @wunderkindpr

Synopsis from HarperCollins: Perfect for fans of Tell Me Three Things and The Astonishing Color of After, A Constellation of Roses is brimming with a magic all its own—lovable and flawed characters, an evocative setting, and friendships to treasure. Ever since her troubled mother abandoned her, Trix McCabe has preferred to stay on the move. … Continue reading A Constellation of Roses #BookReview @HarperTeen #aconstellationofroses #bookworm @wunderkindpr

Dark and Deepest Red Review

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: With Anna-Marie McLemore's signature lush prose, Dark and Deepest Red pairs the forbidding magic of a fairy tale with a modern story of passion and betrayal. Summer, 1518. A strange sickness sweeps through Strasbourg: women dance in the streets, some until they fall down dead. As rumors of witchcraft spread, suspicion … Continue reading Dark and Deepest Red Review

The Deepest Roots Review

Synopsis from HarperCollins Publishers: Morgan Matson meets Maggie Stiefvater in a story that will make you believe in friendship, miracles, and maybe even magic. Cottonwood Hollow, Kansas, is a strange place. For the past century, every girl has been born with a special talent, like the ability to Fix any object, Heal any wound, or … Continue reading The Deepest Roots Review

The Year of Living Awkwardly Review

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: Bridget Jones’s Diary meets Mean Girls as lovably flawed high school student Chloe Snow chronicles another year in her life while she navigates the highs and lows of family, friendship, school, and love in a diary that sparkles with humor and warmth. It’s Chloe Snow’s sophomore year of high school, … Continue reading The Year of Living Awkwardly Review

Folded Notes from High School Review

Synopsis from Penguin Young Readers: A status-obsessed senior unexpectedly falls for a freshman because of his Danny Zuko audition in their high school’s production of Grease in this outrageously funny epistolary novel set in 1991. The folded notes collected for this book represent correspondence surrounding one Tara Maureen Murphy, senior at South High c. 1991-1992. … Continue reading Folded Notes from High School Review

From the Earth to the Shadows Review – Blog Tour & Giveaway

Hi Everyone! I am super excited to host from the earth to the shadows' Blog Tour & giveaway today. Thank you so much st. martin’s press for inviting me to take part in Valkyrie book 2 by Amanda hocking’s blog tour! I appreciate the opportunity to read, review, and host a blog tour with a giveaway! Giveaway: 1 usa winner only, … Continue reading From the Earth to the Shadows Review – Blog Tour & Giveaway

Mirage Review

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: The stunning epic fantasy inspired by the author’s Moroccan heritage about a poor girl who must become the body double of a princess of a ruthless empire hailed as ”a rich, dazzling, powerful debut” by Tahereh Mafi, the New York Times author of the Shatter Me series In a world dominated … Continue reading Mirage Review

Blood of a Thousand Stars Review

Synopsis from Penguin Young Readers: War tears the galaxy apart, power tests the limits of family, and violence gives way to freedom in this exhilarating sequel to Empress of a Thousand Skies. Empress With a revolution brewing, Rhee is faced with a choice: make a deal with her enemy, Nero, or denounce him and risk … Continue reading Blood of a Thousand Stars Review

By a Charm and a Curse – Review & Blog Tour

Hi Everyone! I am super excited to host by a charm and a curse's Blog Tour today! Thank you so much entangled teen for inviting me to take part in Jaime questell's debut blog tour! Synopsis from Entangled Publishing: Le Grand’s Carnival Fantastic isn’t like other traveling circuses. It’s bound by a charm, held together by a centuries-old … Continue reading By a Charm and a Curse – Review & Blog Tour

My New Bookshelf & Oct 2017 Wrap Up!

Hi Everyone! Welcome to November 1st! Another month has passed and I hope you have had a great reading month in October. If not, you can make it up in November 🙂 I was able to read and review 6 books last month, one of them being A Conjuring of Light with 624 pages! See … Continue reading My New Bookshelf & Oct 2017 Wrap Up!

Lucky in Love Review 

Synopsis from Edelweiss: In this new contemporary from YA star Kasie West, a girl who wins the lottery learns that money can cause more problems than it solves, especially when love comes into the picture. Maddie's not impulsive. She's all about hard work and planning ahead. But one night, on a whim, she buys a … Continue reading Lucky in Love Review 

The Wood Review 

Synopsis from Edelweiss: After her father goes missing in the woods that they protect, Winter tries to seek the truth in what happened, why the wood is changing, and what it all has to do with the arrival of a mysterious stranger in this thrilling YA debut. When Winter’s dad goes missing during his nightly … Continue reading The Wood Review 

Zenn Diagram Review – Buddy Read with Charlotte @ charannelise

Synopsis from Kids Can Press: Eva Walker is a seventeen-year-old math genius. And if that doesn't do wonders for her popularity, there's another thing that makes it even worse: when she touches another person or anything that belongs to them --- from clothes to textbooks to cell phones --- she sees a vision of their … Continue reading Zenn Diagram Review – Buddy Read with Charlotte @ charannelise

It’s Not Like It’s a Secret Review 

Synopsis from Edelweiss: Sixteen-year-old Sana Kiyohara has too many secrets. Some are small, like how it bothers her when her friends don’t invite her to parties. Some are big, like that fact that her father may be having an affair. And then there’s the one that she can barely even admit to herself—the one about … Continue reading It’s Not Like It’s a Secret Review 

Dividing Eden Review 

Synopsis from Edelweiss: Twins Carys and Andreus were never destined to rule Eden. With their older brother next in line to inherit the throne, the future of the kingdom was secure. But appearances—and rivals—can be deceiving. When Eden’s king and crown prince are killed by assassins, Eden desperately needs a monarch, but the line of … Continue reading Dividing Eden Review 

The Glittering Court Review – Buddy Read with SydneysShelves

Synopsis from Edelweiss: Big and sweeping, spanning the refined palaces of Osfrid to the gold dust and untamed forests of Adoria, The Glittering Court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who poses as her servant to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Adoria, the New World. But to do … Continue reading The Glittering Court Review – Buddy Read with SydneysShelves

Long May She Reign Review

Synopsis from Edelweiss: Freya was never meant be queen. Twenty third in line to the throne, she never dreamed of a life in the palace, and would much rather research in her laboratory than participate in the intrigues of court. However, when an extravagant banquet turns deadly and the king and those closest to him … Continue reading Long May She Reign Review

Books I Read and Reviewed in 2016

Here is a list of Books I have read and reviewed in 2016. A total of 56 Books. In Goodreads, my profile will show that I have read and reviewed 112 books, but that will include children's picture books too. You can go to Reviews by Titles to find the links to my reviews of these … Continue reading Books I Read and Reviewed in 2016

Princess of Tyrone Review 

Synopsis provided by the Author: Apolline is happy hunting magical creatures on her pirate infested outer-perimeter planet. She is a fantastic shot, and doesn’t flinch at the blood and guts of her kills. Never once did she consider she could be the missing Princess of Tyrone. All her life, she has heard the story of the Princess, … Continue reading Princess of Tyrone Review