BOOK REVIEW, Book Reviews, Fantasy, Young Adult

The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye | Book Review

Title: The Crown's Fate Author: Evelyn Skye Series: The Crown's Game #2 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Romance Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication date: May 16th, 2017 Pages: 415 My rating:  Russia is on the brink of great change. Pasha’s coronation approaches, and Vika is now the Imperial Enchanter, but the role she once… Continue reading The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye | Book Review

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Avenged by Amy Tintera | Book Review

Title: Avenged Author: Amy Tintera Series: Ruined #2 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance Publisher: HarperTeen Publication date: May 2nd, 2017 Pages: 412 My rating:  A war that will fuel her. A bond that will destroy her. Emelina Flores has come home to Ruina. After rescuing her sister, Olivia, from imprisonment in rival kingdom… Continue reading Avenged by Amy Tintera | Book Review

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Grit by Gillian French | Book Review

Title: Grit Author: Gillian French Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Mystery, Realistic Fiction Publisher: Harper Teen Publication date: May 16th, 2017 Pages: 304 My rating:  It’s summer in rural Maine; when seventeen-year-old Darcy Prentiss isn’t raking berries with her sister, Mags, and cousin, Nell, during the day, she’s drinking and swimming with the boys… Continue reading Grit by Gillian French | Book Review

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There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins | Book Review

Title: There's Someone Inside Your House Author: Stephanie Perkins Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance, Mystery/Thrillers, Horror Publisher: Dutton Books Publication date: September 26th, 2017 Pages: 289 My rating:  Love hurts... Makani Young thought she'd left her dark past behind her in Hawaii, settling in with her grandmother in landlocked Nebraska. She's found new… Continue reading There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins | Book Review

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Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall |Book Review

Title: Under Rose-Tainted Skies Author: Louise Gornall Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance, Mental Health Publisher: Clarion Books Publication date: January 3rd, 2017 Pages: 330 My rating:  At seventeen, Norah has accepted that the four walls of her house delineate her life. She knows that fearing everything from inland tsunamis to odd numbers is irrational, but… Continue reading Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall |Book Review

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Blood and Sand by C. V. Wyk | Book Review

Title: Blood and Sand  Author: C. V. Wyk Series: Untitled #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Romance Publisher: Tor Teen  Publication date: January 16th, 2018 Pages: 320 My rating:  Roma Victrix. The Republic of Rome is on a relentless march to create an empire―an empire built on the backs of the conquered, brought back… Continue reading Blood and Sand by C. V. Wyk | Book Review

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Shimmer & Burn by Mary Taranta | Book Review

Title: Shimmer & Burn Author: Mary Taranta Series: Shimmer & Burn #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Publication date: August 8th, 2017 Pages: 336 My rating:  Faris grew up fighting to survive in the slums of Brindaigel while caring for her sister, Cadence. But when Cadence is caught… Continue reading Shimmer & Burn by Mary Taranta | Book Review

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Frostblood by Elly Blake | Book Review

Title: Frostblood Author: Elly Blake Series: Frostblood Saga #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance Publisher: Little Brown Publication date: January 10th, 2017 Pages: 376 My rating:  Seventeen-year-old Ruby is a Fireblood who has concealed her powers of heat and flame from the cruel Frostblood ruling class her entire life. But when her mother… Continue reading Frostblood by Elly Blake | Book Review

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A Line in The Dark by Malinda Lo | Book Review

Title: A Line in The Dark Author: Malinda Lo Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Mystery/Thriller, Romance, LGBT+ Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Publication date: October 17th, 2017 Pages: 288 My rating:  Jess Wong is Angie Redmond’s best friend. And that’s the most important thing, even if Angie can’t see how Jess truly feels.… Continue reading A Line in The Dark by Malinda Lo | Book Review

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Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga | Book Review

Title: Here We Are Now Author: Jasmine Warga Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication date: November 7th, 2017 Pages: 304 My rating:  Despite sending him letters ever since she was thirteen, Taliah Abdallat never thought she'd ever really meet Julian Oliver. But one day, while her mother is out… Continue reading Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga | Book Review