The Apocalypse in Waking Gods | Book Review

Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel Genre: Sci-Fi, Dystopian Author: Sylvain Neuvel Published: April 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Pages: 322 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This series just gets better and better! I cannot get over how damn good the audiobook performances are. There is quite literally no other audiobook I've ever come … Continue reading The Apocalypse in Waking Gods | Book Review

Eye-Opening Stories in Born a Crime | Spoiler-Free Review

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoir Author: Trevor Noah Published: November 2016 Publisher: Doubleday Canada Pages: 288 {hardback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was incredible and harrowing all at once. I'm completely taken aback by the things that Trevor Noah experienced in his … Continue reading Eye-Opening Stories in Born a Crime | Spoiler-Free Review

Sword Fighting in The Emperor of Nihon-Ja | Spoiler-Free Review

The Emperor of Nihon-Ja by John Flanagan Genre: Fantasy, Middle-Grade, Adventure Author: John Flanagan Published: November 2010 Publisher: Random House Australia Pages: 487 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Ranger's Apprentice never fails to please. I thoroughly enjoyed this story just like I thoroughly enjoyed the previous nine books. I was nervous going … Continue reading Sword Fighting in The Emperor of Nihon-Ja | Spoiler-Free Review

Pandemic Midwifery in The Pull of the Stars | Spoiler-Free Review

The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue Genre: Historical Fiction Author: Emma Donoghue Published: July 2020 Publisher: Picador Pages: 304 {ebook} Review on Goodreads Thank you Picador (Pan Macmillan) for providing me a copy of this in exchange for an honest review! Initial Thoughts upon Finishing UM WOW. This blew me away?!? I can't … Continue reading Pandemic Midwifery in The Pull of the Stars | Spoiler-Free Review

Government Deceptions in Q | Spoiler-Free Review

Q by Christina Dalcher Genre: Sci-Fi, Dystopian Author: Christina Dalcher Publisher: April 2020 Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 384 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Thanks to HarperCollins for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review! Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Whew. This was intense. An absolute powerhouse of a dystopian that really gets you thinking about … Continue reading Government Deceptions in Q | Spoiler-Free Review

Untruth in Verity | Spoiler-Free Review

Verity by Colleen Hoover Genre: Romance, Thriller Author: Colleen Hoover Published: December 2018 Publisher: Independent Pages: 314 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing I don't think I will ever finish processing this book. HOLY GOD. This was an unbelievably brilliant work of fiction, enough to rival And Then There Were None. One of … Continue reading Untruth in Verity | Spoiler-Free Review

Outlander 5: The Fiery Cross | Spoiler-Free Review [spoilers for previous books]

The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon Genre: Historical Fiction Author: Diana Gabaldon Published: August 2005 Publisher: Dell Pages: 1,443 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing These books never cease to be amazing. I really loved this story and all the gorgeous characters in it. It was so nice to be back in this … Continue reading Outlander 5: The Fiery Cross | Spoiler-Free Review [spoilers for previous books]

Re-Reading Throne of Glass: Worth It? | REVIEW

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Sarah J. Maas Published: August 2012 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 404 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Well hello, fellow ToG friends. It's been six (6!!) years since I first read this book. Do you have any idea how scared I was … Continue reading Re-Reading Throne of Glass: Worth It? | REVIEW

Greek Monsters in Circe | Spoiler-Free Review

Circe by Madeline Miller Genre: Greek Mythology Author: Madeline Miller Published: April 2018 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 336 {hardback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Wow so now I definitely feel bad for having put off reading a Madeline Miller book for so long. This was awesome! The Song of Achilles is certainly now much … Continue reading Greek Monsters in Circe | Spoiler-Free Review

Stolen Keys in The Boy Who Steals Houses | SPOILER-FREE REVIEW

The Boy Who Steals Houses by C.G. Drews Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult Author: C. G. Drews Published: April 2019 Publisher: Orchard Books Pages: 347 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing Well, this surpassed all my expectations. Having read A Thousand Perfect Notes, I was expecting this to be a tear-jerker, a heart-wrencher and … Continue reading Stolen Keys in The Boy Who Steals Houses | SPOILER-FREE REVIEW