The Calling by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

The Calling by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

Hello, beautiful people! Let's continue with reviewing Armstrong's Darkness Rising trilogy with book two, The Calling. In this exciting sequel, we FINALLY start to uncover so many of the unanswered questions and find out what happened after the "BIG EVENT" in book one. So if you HAVEN'T read book one, please make sure to read my [...]

The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

"I want you to have big dreams, big goals. I want you to strive to achieve them. But I don't want to see you beating yourself up every time you make a mistake." Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Maya is just an ordinary teen in an ordinary town. Sure, she doesn't know much about her background - the [...]

Time of Our Lives by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka || Book Review

Time of Our Lives by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka || Book Review

"The whole time, I'm here and only here. We're an hourglass on its side, the sand suspended, hanging in temporary eternity." Synopsis: A boy desperate to hold on, a girl ready to let go. Fitz Holton waits in fear for the day his single mother's early-onset Alzheimer's starts stealing her memory. He's vowed to stay [...]

Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson || Book Review

Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson || Book Review

"It was always wise to be polite to books, whether or not they could hear you." Synopsis: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools of sorcery—magical grimoires that whisper on [...]

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco || Book Review

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco || Book Review

"Roses have both petals and thorns, my dark flower. You needn’t believe something weak because it appears delicate. Show the world your bravery." Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads [...]

Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller || Buddy Read Discussion

Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller || Buddy Read Discussion

Hello beautiful people! Earlier this week, I published a buddy read discussion post on Daughter of the Pirate King with Lauren @ Narrative Paradise. Lucky for me, we both ended up enjoying the first book --- so we jumped right into book two, Daughter of the Siren Queen. It has been a LONG TIME since [...]

Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller || Buddy Read Discussion

Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller || Buddy Read Discussion

Hello beautiful people! Welcome to my first buddy read of 2020! Thank GOSH I knew someone else who wanted to read this novel, or I probably would've never picked it up. I don't know about you lot, but this buddy read concept has REALLY helped me stay on-top of books this year! Thank you Lauren [...]

Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller || Book Review

Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller || Book Review

"I may not have been born in the sea, but I was born to rule it. I am the daughter of the siren queen." Synopsis: Alosa's mission is finally complete. Not only has she recovered all three pieces of the map to a legendary hidden treasure, but the pirates who originally took her captive are [...]

Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch || Book Review

Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch || Book Review

"What I really want is someone who will wake me up early so I don't miss a sunrise." Synopsis: Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isn’t in the mood for Italy’s famous sunshine and fairy-tale landscape. She’s only there because it was her mother’s dying wish that she get to know her [...]

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins || Book Review

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins || Book Review

"And yes, sometimes you make me crazy, and we’re definitely going to have to talk about the whole high-handed thing, but . . . it’s worth it. You’re worth it." Synopsis: Millie Quint is devastated when she discovers that her sort-of-best friend/sort-of-girlfriend has been kissing someone else. And because Millie cannot stand the thought of [...]