Miss You Love You Hate You Bye #BookReview #missyouloveyouhateyoubye @fiercereads @fsgbooks @abbysher #youngadultbooks #bookworm

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: A darkly comic and heartbreakingly honest YA novel about finding the courage to help a friend who can't stop hurting herself. Zoe and Hank (short for Hannah) have been inseparable since they met in elementary school. The leader of the pack, Zoe is effortlessly popular while Hank hides comfortably in her … Continue reading Miss You Love You Hate You Bye #BookReview #missyouloveyouhateyoubye @fiercereads @fsgbooks @abbysher #youngadultbooks #bookworm

How to Speak Boy #BookReview @tiana_smith @swoonreads @fiercereads #howtospeakboy #bookworm #bookblogger

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Two sworn enemies start to fall in love through anonymous notes in How to Speak Boy, a fun and charming YA novel from Tiana Smith. Quinn and Grayson have been fierce speech and debate rivals for years. They can't stand one another, either in competition or in real life. But when … Continue reading How to Speak Boy #BookReview @tiana_smith @swoonreads @fiercereads #howtospeakboy #bookworm #bookblogger

Songs from the Deep – #BookReview & #BlogTour #songsfromthedeep @simonteen #yafantasy #bookworm

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: A girl searches for a killer on an island where deadly sirens lurk just beneath the waves in this gripping, atmospheric debut novel. The sea holds many secrets. Moira Alexander has always been fascinated by the deadly sirens who lurk along the shores of her island town. Even though their … Continue reading Songs from the Deep – #BookReview & #BlogTour #songsfromthedeep @simonteen #yafantasy #bookworm

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

Where the World Ends #BookReview @gmccaughrean @flatironbooks #wheretheworldends

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Winner of the 2018 Carnegie Medal! New from Michael L. Printz Award winner Geraldine McCaughrean comes an extraordinary story of eight boys stranded on a rock in the middle of the sea, left to fight for their survival. Every time a lad went fowling on the stacs, he came home less … Continue reading Where the World Ends #BookReview @gmccaughrean @flatironbooks #wheretheworldends

The Furies #BookReview #thefuries @stmartinspress

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: In 1998, a sixteen-year-old girl is found dead. She’s posed on a swing on her boarding school’s property, dressed all in white, with no known cause of death. Whispers and rumors swirl, with no answers. But there are a few who know what happened; there is one girl who will never … Continue reading The Furies #BookReview #thefuries @stmartinspress

Hope is Our Only Wing #BookReview @soho_press #hopeisouronlywing

Synopsis from Soho Press: Rutendo Tavengerwei’s unforgettable novel—spanning Zimbabwe and the United Kingdom—offers a beautiful and honest look at adolescence, friendship, and the capacity for courage. For fifteen-year-old Shamiso, hope is nothing but a leap into darkness. Grief-stricken and confused after her father’s mysterious death in a car crash, she’s shipped off to boarding school. … Continue reading Hope is Our Only Wing #BookReview @soho_press #hopeisouronlywing

July and August 2019 Wrap-Up #bookreview #bookworm #bookblogger

Hi Everyone! Bye Bye August and Hello September! At the beginning of the year, I challenged myself into reading 100 books this year and so far I have read and reviewed 50 books on my blog. Now it's September and my daughter is now 1 month old, I fear I may not able to reach … Continue reading July and August 2019 Wrap-Up #bookreview #bookworm #bookblogger

The Memory Thief #BookReview #thememorythief @blinkyabooks @laurenmansy

Synopsis from Blink YA Books: In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of the city, Madame, has cultivated a society in which memories are currency, citizens are divided by ability, and Gifted individuals can take memories from others through touch as they please. Seventeen-year-old Etta Lark is desperate to live outside of … Continue reading The Memory Thief #BookReview #thememorythief @blinkyabooks @laurenmansy

Orpheus Girl #BookReview #OrpheusGirl @soho_press @Brynne_RH

Synopsis from Soho Press: In her debut novel, award–winning poet Brynne Rebele-Henry re-imagines the epic of Orpheus as a love story between two teen girls in rural Texas. Abandoned by a single mother she never knew, 16-year-old Raya—obsessed with ancient myths—lives with her grandmother in a small conservative Texas town. For years Raya has hidden … Continue reading Orpheus Girl #BookReview #OrpheusGirl @soho_press @Brynne_RH

The Wickerlight #BookReview #wickerlight #marywatson @bloomsburypub

Synopsis from Bloomsbury Publishing: In this lush, magical thriller for fans of the Raven Cycle and The Hazel Wood, one girl's murder investigation leads her into an ancient magical war. It's been two months since Zara's sister Laila was found lifeless on the village green of the small Irish town Kilshamble, not a mark on … Continue reading The Wickerlight #BookReview #wickerlight #marywatson @bloomsburypub

The Last Wish of Sasha Cade #Review #thelastwishofsashacade @kcploft

Synopsis from KCP Loft: How far would you go for your best friend? The day Raquel has been dreading for months has finally arrived. Sasha, her best friend in the whole world, has died of cancer. Overwhelmed and brokenhearted, Raquel can’t even imagine life without her. And then a letter from Sasha arrives. Has she … Continue reading The Last Wish of Sasha Cade #Review #thelastwishofsashacade @kcploft

April & May 2019 Wrap Up

Hi Everyone! Happy first day of June! I hope you are making the most out of your time. I know I am. I have been home full-time since the second week of April and have been able to read and review more books. I love this opportunity. I am now nearly 8 months pregnant and … Continue reading April & May 2019 Wrap Up

The Kingdom #BookReview #thekingdom @mackidsbooks @henryholt

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: A half-android, half-human girl is accused of murder in Jess Rothenberg's tautly-paced YA thriller, The Kingdom, perfect for fans of Westworld and The Lunar Chronicles. Welcome to the Kingdom… where "Happily Ever After" isn’t just a promise, but a rule. Glimmering like a jewel behind its gateway, The Kingdom™ is an … Continue reading The Kingdom #BookReview #thekingdom @mackidsbooks @henryholt

Birthday #BookReview #birthday @flatironbooks

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Two best friends. A shared birthday. Six years... ERIC: There was the day we were born. There was the minute Morgan and I decided we were best friends for life. The years where we stuck by each other’s side—as Morgan’s mom died, as he moved across town, as I joined the … Continue reading Birthday #BookReview #birthday @flatironbooks

Again, but Better Review

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Shane has been doing college all wrong. Pre-med, stellar grades, and happy parents…sounds ideal -- but Shane's made zero friends, goes home every weekend, and romance…what’s that? Her life has been dorm, dining hall, class, repeat. Time's a ticking, and she needs a change -- there's nothing like moving to a … Continue reading Again, but Better Review

All of Us with Wings #Review #allofuswithwings @soho_press

Synopsis from Soho Press: Seventeen-year-old Xochi is alone in San Francisco, running from her painful past: the mother who abandoned her, the man who betrayed her. Then one day, she meets Pallas, a precocious twelve-year-old who lives with her rockstar family in one of the city’s storybook Victorians. Xochi accepts a position as Pallas’s live-in … Continue reading All of Us with Wings #Review #allofuswithwings @soho_press

Stepsister #Review #stepsister @scholastic

Synopsis from Scholastic: A startlingly fresh, fiercely feminist reimagining of Cinderella from the bestselling, Printz Honor-winning author Jennifer Donnelly. Isabelle should be blissfully happy — she's about to marry a prince. Except that Isabelle isn't the girl who lost the slipper. And the glass shoe on her foot is filling with blood . . . … Continue reading Stepsister #Review #stepsister @scholastic

Wicked Saints – #Review & Blog Tour #wickedsaints @wednesdaybooks

Synopsis from St. Martin's Press: A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings. Together, they must assassinate the king and stop the war. In a centuries-long war where beauty and … Continue reading Wicked Saints – #Review & Blog Tour #wickedsaints @wednesdaybooks

Two Can Keep a Secret #Review #twocankeepasecret @DelacortePress @writerkmc

  Synopsis from Edelweiss: Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery’s never been there, but she’s heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with a … Continue reading Two Can Keep a Secret #Review #twocankeepasecret @DelacortePress @writerkmc

On the Come Up #Review #onthecomeup @BalzerandBray @angiecthomas

Synopsis from Edelweiss: The highly anticipated second novel from Angie Thomas, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hate U Give, returns to the world of Garden Heights in a story about an aspiring teen rapper. Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least win her … Continue reading On the Come Up #Review #onthecomeup @BalzerandBray @angiecthomas

The Dysasters – #Review & Blog Tour #thedysasters @wednesdaybooks

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: P.C. and Kristin Cast, the #1 New York Times bestselling authors of the House of Night phenomenon, return to the scene with The Dysasters—the first action-packed novel in a new paranormal fantasy series. Adoptive daughter of a gifted scientist, Foster Stewart doesn’t live a “normal” life, (not that she’d want to). … Continue reading The Dysasters – #Review & Blog Tour #thedysasters @wednesdaybooks

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters Review

Synopsis from Disney Books: After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson finds his seventh-grade school year unnervingly quiet.  His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson—a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere, making it hard for Percy to have any “normal” … Continue reading Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters Review

Gilded Wolves – #Review & Blog Tour #gildedwolves @wednesdaybooks @Roshani_Chokshi

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: From New York Times bestselling author Roshani Chokshi comes a novel set in Paris during a time of extraordinary change--one that is full of mystery, decadence, and dangerous desires... No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry … Continue reading Gilded Wolves – #Review & Blog Tour #gildedwolves @wednesdaybooks @Roshani_Chokshi

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Review

Synopsis from Disney Books: Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can’t seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper.  And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse-Percy could have sworn his pre-algebra teacher turned into a monster and tried to kill him. When Percy’s mom finds out, she … Continue reading Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Review

Dear Rachel Maddow #Review #dearrachelmaddow @feiwelfriends

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: In Adrienne Kisner's Dear Rachel Maddow, a high school girl deals with school politics and life after her brother’s death by drafting emails to MSNBC host Rachel Maddow in this funny and heartfelt YA debut. Brynn Haper's life has one steadying force--Rachel Maddow. She watches her daily, and after writing to … Continue reading Dear Rachel Maddow #Review #dearrachelmaddow @feiwelfriends

Eden Conquered #Review #edenconquered @harperteen

Synopsis from Edelweiss: The second and final installation in the Dividing Eden series, a Cain and Abel meets The Selection fantasy about two royal siblings forced to compete for the crown In the electrifying final installment in the Dividing Eden duology, royal siblings Carys and Andreus, betrayed by everyone they believed to be allies, continue … Continue reading Eden Conquered #Review #edenconquered @harperteen

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Review

Synopsis from Scholastic: Whisk your child back to Hogwarts for Harry's fifth year at wizard school, filled with run-ins with the new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher, a disgruntled house-elf, and even tougher end-of-term exams. Add this to the rift Lord Voldemort's rise has opened in the wizarding world -- between those who believe … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Review

Enchantee Review

Synopsis from Macmillan Publisher: Love. Magic. Revolution...Enchantée is Gita Trelease’s imaginative debut fantasy about an impoverished magician desperate to provide for her beloved sister on the eve of the French Revolution. Paris is a labryinth of twisted streets filled with beggars and thieves, revolutionaries and magicians. Camille Durbonne is one of them. She wishes she … Continue reading Enchantee Review

August thru October 2018 Wrap-Up

Hi Everyone! Happy Halloween! It's the last day of October 2018 today. Can't believe it. In 3 months, I have read and reviewed 25 books! I read many different genres this time: Middle Grade, YA Fantasy, YA Contemporary, Historical Fiction, Children's Picture Books, Juvenile Non-Fiction, and Thrillers. I love most of the books I read. … Continue reading August thru October 2018 Wrap-Up

In Paris With You Review

Synopsis from St. Martin's Press: For fans of Eleanor & Park and Emergency Contact comes a sweeping romance about the love that got away. Eugene and Tatiana could have fallen in love, if things had gone differently. If they had tried to really know each other, if it had just been them, and not the … Continue reading In Paris With You Review

The Witching Hours: The Vampire Knife Review

Synopsis from Little, Brown, and Company: The first book in a spooky new series for only the bravest of readers–perfect for fans of The Spiderwick Chronicles. Now in paperback! Siblings Anna and Max love scary stories, but when they find an enchanted knife on a dark and stormy night in Transylvania, truth becomes stranger than … Continue reading The Witching Hours: The Vampire Knife Review