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Category Archives: Reviews of the YA Sort

Summer of Salt by Katrina Leto

Magic birds, sea side towns, and girl crushes made Summer of Salt a sweet, enchanting read. On the small island of By-the-Sea, there is a special bird that has nested … Continue reading

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment


  Do you like fantasy? Do you like magic? Do you like elemental powers? Do you like science experiments? Do you like angels? Do you like TIME TRAVEL??? Well buckle … Continue reading

May 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Let’s Talk About Love by Claire Kann

Let’s Talk About Love stars main character Alice, a queer black female lead who identifies as ace, or asexual. This doesn’t mean she doesn’t want the romance of flowers, a … Continue reading

March 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

This review is going to be a short one, because – and I REALLY wish I wasn’t typing this right now – I was extremely disappointed in this book. With … Continue reading

January 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

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