Review| Hunted by Meagan Spooner

Title: Hunted Author: Meagan Spooner Publisher: Harper Teen Rating:  Synopsis: Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and in her blood. Though she grew up with the city’s highest aristocrats, far from her father’s old lodge, she knows that the forest holds secrets and that her father is the only hunter who’s ever come close … Continue reading Review| Hunted by Meagan Spooner

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WWW Wednesday #2 (or the weekly meme that saved me from not posting anything at all)

Hello, book-dragons! As you can tell by the title I was reaching for blog post ideas. It’s my semester break right now but I am pouring everything into this one major assignment I have and I have no brain power for anything else (it is killing me). However, as mentioned before I will make sure … Continue reading WWW Wednesday #2 (or the weekly meme that saved me from not posting anything at all)

Mini Reviews

This Mini Review includes short reviews for the following books: Star of Deltora: Shadows of the Master by Emily Rodda The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood Awaken: Sleeping Beauty Retold by Demelza Carlton Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan Title: Star of Deltora: Shadows of the Master Author: Emily Rodda Publisher: Scholastic Rating:  Synopsis: Britta … Continue reading Mini Reviews

My Lovely Frankie | Judith Clarke

Title: My Lovely Frankie Author: Judith Clarke Publisher: Allen & Unwin Published: July 17, 2017 Rating:  Synopsis: A masterful, moving story about a teenage boy caught between faith and love, by one of Australia's finest YA writers. 'Frankie believed in Heaven quite literally, as if it was another lovely world out past the stars. And … Continue reading My Lovely Frankie | Judith Clarke

Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Title: Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Penguin Pages: 320 Genre: Lgbt, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now … Continue reading Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Howl’s Moving Castle Author: Diana Wynne Jones Publisher: Harper Collins Source: Paperback Synopsis: "How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contact I'm under." In the land of Ingary, where seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, Sophie Hatter attracts the … Continue reading Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Review | Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Title: Furthermore Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Penguin Books Source: Paperback copy Synopsis: There are only three things that matter to twelve-year-old Alice Alexis Queensmeadow: Mother, who wouldn’t miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and Father, who always loved her. The day Father disappears from Ferenwood he takes nothing but a ruler … Continue reading Review | Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

What Am I Looking Forward To?

It’s easy to say that life has been pretty full on and stressful for a while now. Which is why I haven’t written anything for my blog in months. But I’ve found a miraculous extra 5 minutes of free time (I’m exaggerating, it’s more like 10 minutes) where I don’t feel like sleeping in order … Continue reading What Am I Looking Forward To?

The Crown – Kiera Cass

Title: The Crown Author: Kiera Cass Publisher: Harper Collins Source: eBook Synopsis: When Eadlyn became the first princess of Illéa to hold her own Selection, she didn’t think she would fall in love with any of her thirty-five suitors. She spent the first few weeks of the competition counting down the days until she could … Continue reading The Crown – Kiera Cass

A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

  Title: A Monster Calls Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: Candlewick Press Source: eBook   The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and … Continue reading A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness