Sentient magical house. That's it. That's the opener. A Treason of ThornsAuthor: Laura WeymouthPublisher: Harper TeenRelease Date: September 10th, 2019Synopsis: Violet Sterling has spent the last seven years in exile, longing to return to Burleigh House. One of the six great houses of England, Burleigh’s magic always kept the countryside well. And as a child, … Continue reading Want Now Wednesday: A Treason of Thorns
Legendary (Caraval #2) Author: Stephanie Garber Release Date: May 29, 2018 Publisher: Flatiron BooksSynopsis: A heart to protect. A debt to repay. A game to win.After being swept up in the magical world of Caraval, Donatella Dragna has finally escaped her father and saved her sister, Scarlett, from a disastrous arranged marriage. The girls should … Continue reading Book Review: Legendary
Fire & Heist Author: Sarah Beth Durst Release Date: December 4, 2018 Publisher: Crown Books for Young ReadersSynopsis: In Sky Hawkins's family, leading your first heist is a major milestone--even more so than learning to talk, walk, or do long division. It's a chance to gain power and acceptance within your family, and within society. … Continue reading Book Review: Fire & Heist
I'm going to start this off by saying that there will be spoilers for each book in the reviews. Normally I try to write non-spoilery reviews, but I just couldn't avoid spoilers when reviewing these. If you just want my quick thoughts with no spoilers you can read my Goodreads reviews of the books (The … Continue reading Book Review: The Crown’s Game Duology
HeartlessAuthor: Marissa MeyerPublisher: Feiwel & FriendsPublication Date: November 8, 2016Rating: 4 StarsSynopsis: Long before she was the terror of Wonderland—the infamous Queen of Hearts—she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love.Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland, and a favorite of the unmarried King of Hearts, but her … Continue reading Book Review: Heartless
Oh hello Tuesday! Aren’t you just going so splendidly!! I didn’t think it was possible for a perfect day to exist! (FYI: I’m pre-writing this post so I’m trying to send out positive vibes to the future) This week’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is The Ten Most Recent … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Recent TBR Additions!
This book was sent to me by the publisher per my request. I chose to review it on my own and all views and opinions expressed are my own and are not influenced. Warrior of the WildAuthor: Tricia LevensellerRelease Date: February 26th, 2019Publisher: Feiwel & FriendsRating: 1.5 starsSynopsis: How do you kill a god? As … Continue reading ARC Review: Warrior of the Wild
Shadow of the FoxAuthor: Julie KagawaRelease Date: October 2, 2018Publisher: Harlequin TeenRating: 4.25 starsSynopsis: One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos.Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers, a new wish … Continue reading Book Review: Shadow of the Fox
The ThiefAuthor: Megan Whalen TurnerRelease Date: October 1, 1996Publisher: Greenwillow BooksRating: 3 starsSynopsis: The king's scholar, the magus, believes he knows the site of an ancient treasure. To attain it for his king, he needs a skillful thief, and he selects Gen from the king's prison. The magus is interested only in the thief's abilities. … Continue reading Book Review: The Thief
Well folks, it’s the last Wednesday of 2018. Instead of focusing on just one book I’m wanting, I’ll be featuring one for each month of 2019. And because I am terrible at choosing just one, there are going to be more than a few honorable mentions for the months where more books have already been … Continue reading Want Now Wednesday: ALL THE 2019 BOOKS!