ARC Review: The Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen | this book keeps me green! 💚

The Infinite Noise: A Bright Sessions Novel by Lauren Shippen “Quiet. Blue-green. Not sharp like red and orange, but deep. Endless. It fills me up, empties me out. Clears out the sludge, the pins and needles, but makes me tense. Restless. I open my eyes. Find his. Adam.” To be published Sept. 24, 2019 by Tor … Continue reading ARC Review: The Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen | this book keeps me green! 💚

ARC Review: The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett | a historical adventure that’s more history than adventure

The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett To be published Sept. 3, 2019 by Simon Pulse 384 pages Genre: YA historical fantasy Date finished: Aug. 6, 2019 goodreads Summary: Traveling with her treasure-hunting father has always been a dream for Theodora. She’s read every book in his library, has an impressive knowledge of the world’s most sought-after … Continue reading ARC Review: The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett | a historical adventure that’s more history than adventure

ARC Review: The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen | interesting world, but not the most memorable

The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen “There was one way off this road, and that was to walk it to its end.” To be published July 30, 2019 by Henry Holt 384 pages Genre: YA fantasy Date finished: July 16, 2019 Content warnings: plague, gore goodreads Summary: A future chieftain Fie abides by one rule: look … Continue reading ARC Review: The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen | interesting world, but not the most memorable

ARC Review: This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone | a love story through time and space

This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone “I want to meet you in every place I ever loved.” To be published July 16, 2019 by Saga Press 208 pages Genre: science fiction Date finished: June 20, 2019 Content warnings: war, violence, gore goodreads Summary: Among the ashes of a … Continue reading ARC Review: This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone | a love story through time and space

ARC Review: Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi | you had me at “enemies to lovers”

Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi “You don't get to pick the lessons you learn, do you? Even when you're trying to teach something directly.” Published June 11, 2019 by Feiwel & Friends 320 pages Genre: YA contemporary Date finished: June 5, 2019 goodreads   Summary: Sana Khan is a cheerleader and … Continue reading ARC Review: Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi | you had me at “enemies to lovers”

ARC Review: Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins | and they were roommates

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins To Be Published May 7th, 2019 by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers 288 pages Genre: YA contemporary Date finished: April 26th, 2019 goodreads Summary: Millie Quint is devastated when she discovers that her sort-of-best friend/sort-of-girlfriend has been kissing someone else. Heartbroken and ready for a change of pace, … Continue reading ARC Review: Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins | and they were roommates

ARC Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston | giving international relations a new meaning

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston “Thank you from the bottom of my heart for having saved me. I was drowning and you threw yourself into the water without hesitation, without a backward look.” To be published May 14, 2019 by St. Martin's Griffin 432 pages Genre: new adult contemporary Date finished: March 14, … Continue reading ARC Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston | giving international relations a new meaning

ARC Review: The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman “Welcome to Four Paths. Nobody would ever stay here if they had a choice.” Published April 2, 2019 by Titan Books 368 pages Genre: YA urban fantasy Date finished: April 1, 2019 Content warnings: loss of family members, animal death, mild gore goodreads Summary: On the edge of town … Continue reading ARC Review: The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

ARC Review: Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim | scissor magic ACTIVATED

Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim “I want you to know that some journeys have ends, but not this one. This one will change you.” To be published July 9, 2019 by Knopf 400 pages Genre: YA fantasy Date finished: March 6, 2019 Content warnings: physical beating, spiders goodreads Summary: Maia Tamarin dreams of becoming the … Continue reading ARC Review: Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim | scissor magic ACTIVATED

ARC Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan | smashing the patriarchy one demon at a time

Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan “When the world denies you choices, you make your own.” Published Nov. 6, 2018 by Jimmy Patterson Books 336 pages Genre: YA fantasy Date finished: Oct. 12, 2018 goodreads Summary: In this lush fantasy, Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most oppressed class … Continue reading ARC Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan | smashing the patriarchy one demon at a time