Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers

October 1, 2018

Seeing Through Twin Eyes | The Lost Sisters by Holly Black

Seeing Through Twin Eyes | The Lost Sisters by Holly Black

Returning to Faerie was quite the trip. The Lost Sisters looks at the events from The Cruel Prince through the eyes of Taryn as she writes to her sister Jude. She tells her side of the story, her regrets, the decisions she made behind everyone’s back, all is revealed. First, I don’t recommend reading this without reading The Cruel Prince first because it glosses over […]

July 12, 2018

Girl Power Minus the Tropes | Grace and Fury by Tracy Banghart

Girl Power Minus the Tropes | Grace and Fury by Tracy Banghart

Grace and Fury is one of those books that I thought I was going to absolutely love from start to finish but didn’t quite hit that mark. It was good, don’t get me wrong. I flew through it in record time and will definitely read the sequel (there IS going to be a sequel, right?). Set in a world that’s what I imagined […]

October 20, 2017

Review – Tool of War by Paolo Bacigalupi

Review – Tool of War by Paolo Bacigalupi

For not reading the first two books in this series beforehand (yeah, not my smartest move) I actually really enjoyed this book. Tool of War felt like the complete opposite of so many young adult novels I’ve read. It’s dark. It’s dystopian. And usually I’m not a fan of the genre because every book sounds like something I’ve already read but I […]

July 26, 2017

Review – The Hearts We Sold by Emily Lloyd-Jones

Review – The Hearts We Sold by Emily Lloyd-Jones

This book was a test of patience. How long can the reader wait for something to happen? The weird thing is that stuff did happen but it felt like it didn’t. Wrapping up with an anticlimactic ending, this book just bored me. The Hearts We Sold had an interesting premise. Demons are out in the world and they’ll grant you one wish […]