The True Danger of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

The hurricane is what everyone assumes is the most dangerous part of a disaster like what Maria has wrecked on Puerto Rico. It’s not. The true danger lies in the aftermath.After the initial shock of seeing traffic lights turn apart and flung across the roads, of fences bent in half, of driving under fallen lampposts… Continue reading The True Danger of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows

*I read this in September 2017 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc, and as always this is my honest opinion. I was so excited for this book. Meadow’s The Orphan Queen is one of my favorite fantasy books and I was hoping for something similar in this book. Not so. Summary: Before… Continue reading Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows

You Before Anyone Else by Julie Cross and Mark Perini 

*I read this as an ARC as part of #ARCAugust (2017) and my arc catch-up challenge. I DNFed at 25%. I had previously read 15% before leaving it aside. As always, this is my honest opinion. I gave this book two shots. Summary: Model Finley needs someone to help her shed her “good girl” persona,… Continue reading You Before Anyone Else by Julie Cross and Mark Perini 

An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson

*I read this as part of #ARCAugust (2017) and reviewed it then. As always, this is my honest review. Well. I’ve always said that autumn is my favorite season. Summary: Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: the sinister fair folk, immortal creatures who cannot bake bread, weave cloth, or… Continue reading An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson

There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

I read this as an ARC in August 2017 as part of #ARCAugust. I reviewed it then. As always, this is my honest review. I absolutely adore Stephanie Perkins’ contemporary love stories (St. Clair is my deam boy), so while I don’t read horror or suspense usually, I gave this a shot. Summary: It’s been… Continue reading There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

Invictus by Ryan Graudin

I read this in July 2017 as an arc and reviewed it then. I received this arc from the publisher through Netgalley. This is my honest opinion. Boy, what a ride! Summary: Farway Gaius McCarthy was born outside of time. The son of a time-traveling Recorder from 2354 AD and a gladiator living in Rome… Continue reading Invictus by Ryan Graudin

Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore

  *I read this book in August 2017 and reviewed it then. I read this as an ARC as part of #ARCAugust. I received this ARC as part of Miss Print’s ARC adoption program (Thank you, thank you, thank you!). As always, this is my honest opinion. Well, that was the strangest book I’ve ever read.… Continue reading Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore