ARC Review: Blanca y Roja by Anna-Marie McLemore

*I read this in September 2018 and reviewed it in October. I read it as an arc, and as always, this is my honest opinion. I have never been one for magical realism but dang if Anna-Marie McLemore can’t get me to read allllll the magical realism. Summary: The biggest lie of all is the story… Continue reading ARC Review: Blanca y Roja by Anna-Marie McLemore

ARC Review: Wildcard by Marie Lu

*I read Wildcard in June 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc as always, this is my honest opinion. I adored Warcross so I was super excited for Wildcard. Summary: Emika Chen barely made it out of the Warcross Championships alive. Now that she knows the truth behind Hideo’s new NeuroLink… Continue reading ARC Review: Wildcard by Marie Lu

Forest of a Thousand Lanters by Julie C. Dao

*I read this May 2018 and reviewed it then. As always, this is my honest opinon. Forest of a Thousand Lanterns is one of those books I’ve been meaning to read but never got around to. I even got the audiobook, but ended up checking it out from the library. Summary: Eighteen-year-old Xifeng is beautiful.… Continue reading Forest of a Thousand Lanters by Julie C. Dao

Author Spotlight: Anna-Marie McLemore

*I read these in April and May 2018 and reviewed them in May. As always, this is my honest opinion. I read these two in preparation for the Retelling Workshop Anna-Marie and Julie were giving and decided I might as well review them at the same time. The Weight of Feathers Summary: For twenty years,… Continue reading Author Spotlight: Anna-Marie McLemore

ARC Review: Seafire by Natalie C Parker

*I read this as part of Penguin’s FIRST TO READ program. I read it as an arc in July 2018 and reviewed it then. As always, this is my honest opinion. I DNFed this book 50% of the way in because I realized I was making myself read 50 pages a day for fear of… Continue reading ARC Review: Seafire by Natalie C Parker

ARC Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

*I read this March 2018 and DNFed in June. I read it as an arc, and as always, this is my honest opinion. I wanted to love this one, I really did. But I could not make myself read the last 200 pages. Summary: They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to… Continue reading ARC Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

ARC Review: Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi

*I read this as an ARC in July 2018 and reviewed it then. I graciously received this ARC as part of Miss Print’s ARC Adoption Program. And as always, this is my honest opinion. Sometimes, you pick up a book because of all the hype surrounding it. This is one of those books for me and…it… Continue reading ARC Review: Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi