Galloping Gargoyles in Between Two Thorns || BOOK REVIEW

Between Two Thorns by Emma Newman 4/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Emma Newman Published: August 2016 Publisher: Diversion Publishing Pages: 334 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This book got better and better with every chapter that passed. It's such an interesting blend of the real world and fae - … Continue reading Galloping Gargoyles in Between Two Thorns || BOOK REVIEW

Uncontrollable Singing in RoseBlood || BOOK REVIEW

RoseBlood by A.G. Howard 4/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retelling [Phantom of the Opera] Author: A. G. Howard Published: January 2017 Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Pages: 432 {hardback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Once again Howard has delivered! Whilst it took me a little bit of time to really get into this … Continue reading Uncontrollable Singing in RoseBlood || BOOK REVIEW

Kerfuffles in The Bad Beginning || BOOK REVIEW

The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket 4/5 STARS Genre: Children's Fiction Author: Lemony Snicket Published: September 1999 Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 176 {hardback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Spooky, spooky. Count Olaf has to be one of the heinous villains out there, *shudders*. This was actually my first time reading this story and … Continue reading Kerfuffles in The Bad Beginning || BOOK REVIEW

Side-Stepping the Apocalypse in Until the Beginning || Book Review

Until the Beginning by Amy Plum 4/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Sci-Fi, Dystopia Author: Amy Plum Published: May 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Pages: 352 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was a really sweet ending to this duology. I really enjoyed it and was flipping through the pages to get to the … Continue reading Side-Stepping the Apocalypse in Until the Beginning || Book Review

Feline Philosophy in The Dalai Lama’s Cat || Book Review

The Dalai Lama's Cat by David Michie 4/5 STARS Genre: General Fiction, Philosophy Author: David Michie Published: October 2012 Publisher: Hay House Visions Pages: 217 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was a book such a sweet and fun book to read. The whole story is written from the cat's perspective … Continue reading Feline Philosophy in The Dalai Lama’s Cat || Book Review

Philosophy in The Just City

The Just City by Jo Walton 4/5 STARS // GOODREADS // Book one in the Thessaly series  Genre: Sci-Fi, Philosophy Author: Jo Walton Published: January 2015 Publisher: Corsair Pages: 368 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was a ridiculously interesting book. I have quite literally never read anything more thought provoking. All … Continue reading Philosophy in The Just City

Mythical Dragons in Eon

Eon by Alison Goodman // GOODREADS // 4/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, High Fantasy Author: Alison Goodman Published: August 2008 Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 430 {paperback} Originally published on Goodreads This review is spoiler free until I state otherwise. Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was so much fun!! A page-turning fantasy read filled with plenty of … Continue reading Mythical Dragons in Eon

Shaking Things Up in The Snow Globe

The Snow Globe by Jenna Nelson // GOODREADS // BUY // 4/5 STARS Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Author: Jenna Nelson Published: September 2015 Publisher: Purple Arcana Publishing Pages: 434 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This really was such a fun book! I loved the idea of a world existing within a Snow Globe (well, … Continue reading Shaking Things Up in The Snow Globe

Terrifying Plastic Surgery in Pawn

Pawn by Aimee Carter ADD IT ON GOODREADS 4/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Sci-Fi, Dystopian Author: Aimée Carter Published: November 2013 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Australia Pages: 343 {paperback} Original review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Yes!! This was fantastic!! This type of books reminds me why I love Dystopian so much. I adored the plot … Continue reading Terrifying Plastic Surgery in Pawn

A Heist to Die for in Six of Crows

Six of Crows 4/5 STARS // GOODREADS // Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Author: Leigh Bardugo Publisher: Henry Holt Published: October 2015 Pages: 465 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads To view a spoiler, click on the provided link and you'll be redirected to the review on Goodreads where the spoiler is hidden at the same point in the … Continue reading A Heist to Die for in Six of Crows