The Sound of Stars: ARC Review

Dow crafts a delightful and hopeful story while never once shying away from heavier topics like racism, apathy, and mental health. The Sound of Stars is a shining example of YA at its best.Rating: 4.25 Stars The Advanced Reader Copy for this novel was sent to me by the publisher at my request. All thoughts … Continue reading The Sound of Stars: ARC Review

Witches of Ash and Ruin: ARC Review

Every once in a while, a book comes along that drags you into its depths and refuses to let you surface. This is what it feels like to read Witches of Ash and Ruin by E. Latimer. Full of dark magic, sensitive topics, and a wee bit of murder, yet also perfectly balanced with hopeful … Continue reading Witches of Ash and Ruin: ARC Review

Storm from the East: ARC Review

Though slow to start, Storm from the East proves itself a soul stirring story of the horrors of war and two young lovers torn apart by their conflicting worlds. Fans of historical fictions and in-depth world building will find a new favorite in the Glass Alliance series.Rating: 4 Stars This review was originally posted at You … Continue reading Storm from the East: ARC Review

Sisters of Shadow and Light: ARC Review

Unexpected and enthralling, Sisters of Shadow and Light by Sara B. Larson is a dark tale of sisters, magic, and prejudice that will grab YA readers by the ankle and pull them into a whole new world.Rating: 4 Stars Sisters of Shadow and LightAuthor: Sara B. LarsonPublisher: Tor TeenRelease Date: November 5th, 2019Goodreads Synopsis: "The … Continue reading Sisters of Shadow and Light: ARC Review

Blood Heir: ARC Review

In Amélie Wen Zhao’s debut novel, Blood Heir, we are introduced to a cold world filled with magic, oppression, revenge, and betrayal. Though not without its faults, Blood Heir is a solid debut and a strong start to a thought-provoking series.Rating: 3.5 stars Blood HeirAuthor: Amélie Wen ZhaoPublisher: Delacorte PressRelease Date: November 19, 2019Synopsis: In … Continue reading Blood Heir: ARC Review