Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave by Suhmayah Banda || ARC Review

Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave by Suhmayah Banda || ARC Review

"Tancho smiled. He liked his new name, and it made him happy to know that his fearless brother thought he was brave." Banda's Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave is an imaginative and remarkable tale concerning acceptance and the strength that comes with having a strong support system. As Charlie and Tancho go out on [...]

Cocktails with a Dead Man by Joe Albanese || Book Review

Cocktails with a Dead Man by Joe Albanese || Book Review

"For simply being, the world should thank you." Joe Albanese’s collection of poetry in Cocktails with a Deadman beautifully captures the rawness and realness of the multiple moments most of us experience in our lives. From the inability to find work in our high unemployment rate to the desire for something more in life, Albanese [...]

Book Review: Invitation to Poetry by Mihai Brinas

Book Review: Invitation to Poetry by Mihai Brinas

"i leave taking with me the sadness of so many books left unread" Eloquent and memorizing, Brinas' Invitation to Poetry invites readers to experience a number of emotions through the simplicity of the written word. A collection of 61 brilliantly written poems, Brinas discusses a wide range of topics that are incredibly relatable and relevant to the [...]

Book Review: The Colonel and the Bee by Patrick Canning

Book Review: The Colonel and the Bee by Patrick Canning

"If there was one thing to know about the Colonel, it was that his brand of reasoning was peculiar and entirely his own. If there was a second thing to be known, it was that his methods often showed results." A brilliantly written story full of humor and wit, Patrick Canning's The Colonel and the [...]

Book Review: Time Crawlers by Varun Sayal

Book Review: Time Crawlers by Varun Sayal

"Sin is geographical." A collection of six uniquely fascinating and diverse Sci-Fi short stories, Varun Sayal's Time Crawlers provides an interesting take on the complexity of the university and intrigue regarding parallel worlds. From magic lamps to disturbingly dark societal practices, Time Crawlers provides entertainment for a wide audience. Title: Time Crawlers Author: Varun Sayal Goodreads: Link! Age Group [...]

Book Review: The Boxcar Baby by J.L. Mulvihill

Book Review: The Boxcar Baby by J.L. Mulvihill

"Sighing, I put my head on my knees and watch an ant crawl up the tree limb, so small and insignificant, and all alone. I'm glad I'm not an ant, though sometimes I feel like one." With the main heroine being the adventure taking Boxcar Baby herself, J.L. Mulvihill's The Boxcar Baby follows AB'Gale as she desperately seeks [...]

Book Review: In Reality by Loralie Murrison

Book Review: In Reality by Loralie Murrison

"I held onto him as if he was the only anchor to reality I had left." Title: In Reality (Reality #1) Author: Loralie Murrison Goodreads: Link! Age Group & Genre(s): Coming of Age, Fiction, New Adult, Romance, Young Adult Point of View: First Person | Third Person Pace: Fast-paced Publisher: Independently Published Publication Date: 2018 Format: [...]

Book Review: Looking for Dei by David A. Willson

Book Review: Looking for Dei by David A. Willson

"She walked slowly, not because of her fatigue but rather to calm her anxious heart. For tomorrow's announcement may very well unveil the secret she had been keeping for years." Title: Looking for Dei (Book One) Author: David A. Willson Goodreads: Link! Age Group & Genre(s): Fantasy, Magic, Paranormal, Young Adult Point of View: Alternating Third [...]

Book Review: Dark Wine at Sunrise by Jenna Barwin

Book Review: Dark Wine at Sunrise by Jenna Barwin

"...with your itty-bitty...little bat...fangs." Title: Dark Wine at Sunrise (A Hill Vampire Novel #2) Author: Jenna Barwin Goodreads: Link! Age Group & Genre(s): Adult, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance Point of View: Alternating Third Person Pace: Fast-paced Publisher: Hidden Depths Publishing Publication Date: 2018 Format: eBook; ARC Pages: 447 Research scientist Cerissa [...]

Book Review: All the Wind in the World by Samantha Mabry

Book Review: All the Wind in the World by Samantha Mabry

“Constellations aren't obvious until the moment they are. Then you wonder how you hadn't been able to see them before when the pictures are all so clearly there, telling a story.” Hauntingly beautiful and dangerously enticing, Samantha Mabry's All the Wind in the World is a fantastic addition to the romance genre in young adult [...]