ARC Review: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston

*I read this in August 2017 and reviewed it then as part of #ARCAugust and my ARC catchup, so obviously, I read it as an ARC. As always, this is my honest opinion. You know…when you go into a book about female gladiators, you kind of expect…actual battles to happen. Summary: Princess. Captive. Gladiator. Fallon… Continue reading ARC Review: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston

ARC Review: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

*I read this in January 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an ARC, and as always, this is my honest opinion. I randomly won a Goodreads giveaway for the arc, so yay! This is arguably one of the most anticipated and talked about books of 2018. The same way Caraval was in 2017,… Continue reading ARC Review: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

*I read this in December 2017 and reviewed it then. I read it as an hardcover, and as always, this is my honest opinion. Leigh Bardugo is pretty fantastic. Summary: Love speaks in flowers. Truth requires thorns. Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, of haunted towns and hungry woods, of talking… Continue reading The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

*I read this January 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as a hardcover, and as always, this is my honest opinion. Obviously, I got the Barnes & Noble edition because I could not say no to the black cover. Summary: Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and… Continue reading The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

TBTR: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

*I read this in 2016 and reread it in 2018. I’ve read it as a hardcover and an ebook. As always, this is my honest opinion. Throwback Thursday Reviews are posted every third Friday of the month and feature books published in 2015 and before. I wanted to reread Illuminae and Gemina before Obsidio comes… Continue reading TBTR: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett

*I read this during Hurricane Maria and reviewed it in November. I read it as a hardcover, and as always this is my honest opinion. This book has Audrey Hepburn references. That is all. Summary: Classic movie fan Bailey “Mink” Rydell has spent months crushing on a witty film geek she only knows online as… Continue reading Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett

ARC Review: Zenith by Sasha Alsberg and Lindsay Cummings

*I read this December 2017, and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc and as always, this is my honest opinion. This book was not high on my to read list, but I decided to give it a shot. Summary: Most know Androma Racella as the Bloody Baroness, a powerful mercenary whose reign… Continue reading ARC Review: Zenith by Sasha Alsberg and Lindsay Cummings