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Book Review – Cinderella Is Dead

Title: Cinderella Is Dead Author: Kalynn Bayron Pages: 400 Genre: YA fantasy Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Synopsis on Goodreads: "It's 200 years since Cinderella found her prince, but the fairytale is over. Sophia knows the story though, off by heart. Because every girl has to recite it daily, from when she's tiny until the night she's sent… Continue reading Book Review – Cinderella Is Dead

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Book Review – Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

Title: Ace of Shades Author: Amanda Foody Pages: 459 Genre: YA fantasy Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟.5 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Welcome to theΒ City of Sin,Β where casino families reign, gangs infest the streets…and secrets hide in every shadow. Enne Salta was raised as a proper young lady, and no lady would willingly visit New Reynes, the so-called City of… Continue reading Book Review – Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

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Book Review – Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

Title: Aru Shah and the End of Time Author: Roshani Chokshi Pages: 343 Genre: Middle grade urban fantasy Series: Book #1 Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟.25 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Twelve-year-old Aru Shah has a tendency to stretch the truth in order to fit in at school. While her classmates are jetting off to family vacations in exotic locales,… Continue reading Book Review – Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

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Book Review – Furyborn by Claire Legrand

Title: Furyborn Author: Claire Legrand Pages: 512 Genre: Young adult fantasy Series: Book #1 Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Synopsis on Goodreads: "When assassins ambush her best friend, Rielle Dardenne risks everything to save him, exposing herself as one of a pair of prophesied queens: a queen of light, and a queen of blood. To prove she is… Continue reading Book Review – Furyborn by Claire Legrand

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Book Review – Frostblood by Elly Blake

Title: Frostblood Author: Elly Blake Pages: 371 Genre: Young adult fantasy Series: Book #1 Rating: 🌟🌟.5 Synopsis on Goodreads: "In a land governed by the cruel Frostblood ruling class, seventeen-year-old Ruby is a Fireblood who has spent most of her life hiding her ability to manipulate heat and light - until the day the soldiers… Continue reading Book Review – Frostblood by Elly Blake

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Book Review – The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

Title: The Hazel Wood Author: Melissa Albert Pages: 359 Genre: Young adult (urban) fantasy Series: Book #1 Rating: 🌟🌟.5 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice's life on the road, always a step ahead of the strange bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive… Continue reading Book Review – The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

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Book Review – State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

Title: State of Sorrow Author: Melinda Salisbury Pages: 452 Genre: Young adult fantasy Series: Book #1 Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Synopsis on Goodreads: "By day, Sorrow governs the Court of Tears, covering for her grief-maddened father, who has turned their once celebrated land into a living monument for the brother who died before she was born. By… Continue reading Book Review – State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

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Book Review – Poets, Artists, Lovers by Mira Tudor

Title: Poets, Artists, Lovers Author: Mira Tudor Pages: 255 Genre: Adult contemporary CW: Fatphobia, cheating, lying, betrayal Rating: 🌟.5 Synopsis on Goodreads: "PAL is a fast-paced yet poignant character-driven novel riding waves of romanticism, drama, and wit in a manner reminiscent of David Nicholls’s books (One Day)β€”and set in the exciting world of several vibrant… Continue reading Book Review – Poets, Artists, Lovers by Mira Tudor

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Book Review -Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Title: Carry On Author: Rainbow Rowell Pages: 517 Genre: YA - Urban Fantasy Published by: Macmillan Children's Book Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟.8 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Simon Snow just wants to relax and savor his last year at the Watford School of Magicks, but no one will let him. His girlfriend broke up with him, his best friend… Continue reading Book Review -Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

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Book Review – A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

Title:Β A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) Author: Sarah J. Maas Pages: 624 Genre: YA - Fantasy Published by: Bloomsbury in May 2016 Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Feyre is immortal.Β After rescuing her lover Tamlin from a wicked Faerie Queen, she returns to the Spring Court possessing the powers… Continue reading Book Review – A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

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Book Review – The Wolf In the Attic by Paul Kearney

Title: The Wolf In the Attic Author: Paul Kearney Pages: 320 Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Published by: Rebellion/Solaris - 10th May 2016 Rating: 🌟🌟.5 Synopsis from Goodreads: "1920s Oxford: home to C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien... and Anna Francis, a young Greek refugee looking to escape the grim reality of her new life. The night they cross paths,… Continue reading Book Review – The Wolf In the Attic by Paul Kearney

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Book Review – Lobsters by Tom Ellen and Lucy Ivison

Title: Lobsters Author: Tom Ellen & Lucy Ivison Pages: 306 Genre: YA - Contemporary Published by: Chicken House in 2011 Rating: 🌟 Synopsis on Goodreads: "Sam and Hannah only have the holidays to find 'The One'. Their lobster. But instead of being epic, their summer is looking awkward. They must navigate social misunderstandings, the plotting… Continue reading Book Review – Lobsters by Tom Ellen and Lucy Ivison

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Book Review – Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Title:Β Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) Author:Β Leigh Bardugo Pages:Β 350 Genre: YA-Fantasy Published by:Β Indigo (Hachette) Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟.75 Synopsis from Goodreads: "The capital has fallen.Β The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne.Β Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Deep in an ancient… Continue reading Book Review – Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

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Book Review – Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare

Title: Clockwork Prince (#2 The Infernal Devices) Author:Β Cassandra Clare Pages:Β 496 Genre: YA -Β Urban-Fantasy Published by: Walker Books in 2011 Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Synopsis from the Book: "In the magical underworld of Victorian London, Tessa Gray finds her heart drawn more and more to Jem, while her longing for Will, despite his dark moods, continues to unsettle… Continue reading Book Review – Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare