The Dire King (Jackaby #4) by William Ritter Release Date: August 22nd 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Mystery, Historical Fiction Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Synopsis: The thrilling conclusion to the New York Times best-selling series the Chicago Tribune called “Sherlock Holmes crossed with Buffy the Vampire Slayer” sends the eccentric detective and his indispensible assistant … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Dire King by William Ritter [Review+Giveaway!]
I’m a sucker for romance. It’s my go-to genre in music, books, and film when I’m happy, sad, angry, frustrated, nostalgic, etc. The past few months, particularly from late March until the first week of June, the political situation where I live and study has been tense. During this time, especially the last few weeks, … Continue reading I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo [Review] Perfect Adorable Summer Read!
"...that's the funny thing about wishes—only when one comes tru do you realize the full scope of that wish. What you really wanted. The beauty of it. The complexity. The cost." My tbr has been steadily taken over by #ownvoices reads and I honestly can’t complain. When I got approved on Netgalley for this novel … Continue reading How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake [Review]: A Thank You Letter
Cam's Thoughts: “It wasn’t enlightenment to live like you had no history and no consequences. The world wasn’t just made out of instants‒it was made out of plans, too, and the ability to learn from your mistakes” I’m a huge fan of cute contemporary YA novels but I don't pick them up very often. The … Continue reading Noteworthy by Riley Redgate [Reviews]: A Musical Journey to Self Discovery
Jennifer's Review: "Sometimes your world shakes so hard, it's difficult to imagine that everyone else isn't feeling it too." From the start, The Sun is Also a Star gripped my heart forcefully and made me love every moment of it. It tells the stories of Natasha, a young Jamaican girl who's being deported with her … Continue reading The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon [Reviews]: A Story of Hope and Young Romance
Review: Ever since I saw the Lizzie McGuire Movie (probably), I've dreamed of being an exchange student and visit Europe. Vivian is given this opportunity as she gets to study one semester in Spain with her best friend, as well as other students from her college in the USA. However, Vivian is there to study … Continue reading Spanish Lessons (Study Abroad #1) by Jessica Peterson: Review+Author Excerpt+Giveaway!
I didn't finish this book, not because it was bad, but because it wasn't for me. This book was full of unnecessary high school petty drama, which I don't stand. The book started off with a very impressive promise of musical competition for a limited set of scholarships with our main character being one of … Continue reading Review: The Sound of Us by Julie Hammerle