Young Adult

Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron| ARC Review

Title: Cinderella Is DeadAuthor: Kalynn BayronSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance, Retelling, LGBT+Publisher: Bloomsbury YAPublication date: July 7th, 2020Pages: 400My rating: It’s 200 years after Cinderella found her prince, but the fairy tale is over. Teen girls are now required to appear at the Annual Ball, where the men of the kingdom select wives based… Continue reading Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron| ARC Review

Young Adult

March Wrap Up | 2020

Hello bookworms! I'm Nia and today I'm going to be talking about the books I read in March. Now March was a fairly good reading month for me. I read a lot of contemporary  romances because I was on a huge reading slump and that was the only thing I was in the mood of,… Continue reading March Wrap Up | 2020

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Chasing Lucky By Jenn Bennett | ARC review

Title: Chasing LuckyAuthor: Jenn BennettSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Contemporary, RomancePublisher: Simon PulsePublication date: November 10th, 2020Pages: 416My rating: Budding photographer Josie Saint-Martin has spent half her life with her single mother, moving from city to city. When they return to her historical New England hometown years later to run the family bookstore, Josie knows it’s not forever.… Continue reading Chasing Lucky By Jenn Bennett | ARC review

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Thorn by Intisar Khanani| ARC Review

Title: ThornAuthor: Intisar KhananiSeries: Dauntless Path #1Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance, RetellingPublisher: HarperTeenPublication date: March 24th, 2020Pages: 512My rating: A princess with two futures. A destiny all her own Between her cruel family and the contempt she faces at court, Princess Alyrra has always longed to escape the confines of her royal life. But… Continue reading Thorn by Intisar Khanani| ARC Review

Young Adult

Empire of Dreams by Rae Carson | ARC Review

Title: Empire of DreamsAuthor: Rae CarsonSeries: Fire and Thorns #4Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High FantasyPublisher: Greenwillow BooksPublication date: April 7th, 2020Pages: 432My rating: Even though Red Sparkle Stone is a foundling orphan with an odd name and a veiled past, she's about to be adopted into the royal family—by Empress Elisa herself. Sixteen-year-old Red can hardly believe… Continue reading Empire of Dreams by Rae Carson | ARC Review

Young Adult

The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller | ARC Review

Title: The Shadows Between UsAuthor: Tricia LevensellerSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, RomancePublisher: Feiwel & FriendsPublication date: February 26th, 2020Pages: 326My rating: Alessandra is tired of being overlooked, but she has a plan to gain power:1) Woo the Shadow King.2) Marry him.3) Kill him and take his kingdom for herself.No one knows the extent of… Continue reading The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller | ARC Review

Young Adult

Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust| ARC Review

Title: Girl, Serpent, ThornAuthor: Melissa BashardoustSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, LGBT, MythologyPublisher: Flatiron BooksPublication date: July 7th, 2020Pages: 336My rating: There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the touch. But for Soraya, who has lived her life hidden away, apart from her family, safe only… Continue reading Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust| ARC Review