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The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStephano

As GORGEOUS as this cover was, I can unfortunately only give lukewarm commentary on The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStephano. With a shazamin’ blurb, amazing cover, and unique world, I … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Nyxia by Scott Reintgen

Nyxia is the next Ender’s Game, or Hunger Games In Space, or More-Hardcord-Across-The-Universe. This competition-space-adventure novel was SUPER cool, with engaging writing and intense action. It centers around a group … Continue reading

September 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy

This was easily my favourite book of the month and one of my favourite books of 2017! Melancholy, eerie, and mysterious, The Disappearances was a fast-paced supernatural novel full of … Continue reading

July 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Love Interest by Cale Dietrich

Are you a ‘Nice Guy’ or a ‘Bad Boy’? Cale Dietrich creates a perfect spy comedy in his incredible debut The Love Interest. I’ve been waiting for this book for … Continue reading

May 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Optimists Die First by Susin Nielson

With such a cheery skull-and-crossbones cross-stitch Christmas sweater as its cover, I had a good feeling about Optimists Die First from the start. Overall this was a fun, quick read … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Under Rose Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall

With a heightening awareness of mental disorders in literature as of late, Rose Skies blows it out of the park with a main character who suffers from both OCD and … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Holding Up The Universe by Jennifer Niven

Author of the stunning All The Bright Places Jennifer Niven does it again in her new novel, Holding Up The Universe. With a duel POV that was working for me to … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

I LOVED Nicola Yoon’s new book, The Sun Is Also A Star. I hadn’t read Everything, Everything, but now I have to because this book was so good. Natasha’s family have been deported … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Author of Anna Dressed in Blood and Antigoddess Kendare Blake gives you magic, darkness, and anticipation in her newest fantasy novel, Three Dark Crowns. There was not a single ounce … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

THIS BOOK. Hot damn. I went into this book having never read Jay Kristoff’s works, and now this is in my Top 5 Favourite Fantasy novels. In an Italian-themed fantasy … Continue reading

September 14, 2016 · Leave a comment