Just Listen Book Review

Just Listen by Sarah Dessen Publication: April 6th, 2006 Genre: YA Contemporary Rating: Last year, Annabel was “the girl who has everything” — at least that’s the part she played in the television commercial for Kopf’s Department Store. This year, she’s the girl who has nothing: no best friend because mean-but-exciting Sophie dropped her, no peace […]

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Ironside (Modern Faerie Tales #3) Book Review

Ironside (Modern Faerie Tales #3) by Holly Black Publication: April 24th, 2007 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating: In the realm of Faerie, the time has come for Roiben’s coronation. Uneasy in the midst of the malevolent Unseelie Court, pixie Kaye is sure of only one thing — her love for Roiben. But when Kaye, drunk on faerie […]

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The Gilded Wolves (The Gilded Wolves #1) Book Review

The Gilded Wolves (The Gilded Wolves #1) by Roshani Chokshi Publication: January 15, 2019 Genre: Ya Fantasy Rating: Set in a darkly glamorous world, The Gilded Wolves is full of mystery, decadence, and dangerous but thrilling adventure. Paris, 1889: The world is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into […]

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The Girl in the Tower (Winternight Trilogy #2) Book Review

The Girl in the Tower (Winternight Trilogy #2) by Katherine Arden Publication: December 5th, 2017 Genre: YA Historical Fiction Rating: The magical adventure began in The Bear and the Nightingale continues as brave Vasya, now a young woman is forced to choose between marriage or life in a convent and instead flees her home—but soon finds herself called […]

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Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix (Rise of the Empress #2) Book Review

Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix (Rise of the Empress #2) by Julie C. Dao Publication: November 6th, 2018 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating: This fairy tale retelling lives in a mystical world inspired by the Far East, where the Dragon Lord and the Serpent God battle for control of the earthly realm; it is here that the […]

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The Reckoning of Noah Shaw (The Shaw Confessions #2) Book Review

The Reckoning of Noah Shaw (The Shaw Confessions #2) by Michelle Hodkin Publication: November 13th, 2018 Genre: Ya Paranormal  Rating: Noah Shaw confesses all in this second novel of a chilling new companion series to Michelle Hodkin’s New York Times bestselling Mara Dyer trilogy! Noah Shaw doesn’t think he needs his father’s inheritance. He does. Noah believes there’s […]

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Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World Book Review

Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World by Mackenzi Lee Publication: February 27th, 2018 Genre: Non-Fiction  Rating: Based on Mackenzi Lee’s popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and witty storytelling, Bygone […]

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