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Jul
9

Release-Day Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power

Release-Day Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power Wilder GirlsRory PowerPublished: July 9, 2019 (Delacorte Press)Purchase at: Book Depository or AmazonReview Source: Copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars It’s been nearly two years since the Tox first started altering the girls from Raxter School for Girls. It impacts everyone differently—whether from growing extra vertebrae, developing...
Jul
8

Review: The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg

Review: The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg The KingdomJess RothenbergPublished: May 28, 2019 (Henry Holt & Co.)Purchase at: Amazon or Book DepositoryReview Source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars People go to The Kingdom to live out their fairy tales. In one day you can visit a mermaid lagoon, go on a safari, walk with dinosaurs or other extinct species, anything you could...
Jun
17

Review: Storm and Fury by Jennifer L. Armentrout (The Harbinger #1)

Review: Storm and Fury by Jennifer L. Armentrout (The Harbinger #1) Storm and Fury (The Harbinger #1) Jennifer L. Armentrout Published: June 11, 2019 (Inkyard Press) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it may reference events from its spinoff series Dark Elements, if you haven’t yet started check out VBC’s...
May
13

5-Star Review: Aurora Rising by Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman (Aurora Cycle #1)

5-Star Review: Aurora Rising by Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman (Aurora Cycle #1) Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle #1) Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman Published: May 7, 2019 (Knopf Books for Young Readers) Purchase at: Amazon or Book Depository Review Source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Trying to work off some pre-draft jitters, star cadet Tyler Jones decides to take a little flight. Well, that little flight turns...
Apr
3

Review: Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan (Something Dark and Holy #1)

Review: Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan (Something Dark and Holy #1) Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy #1) Emily A. Duncan Published: April 2, 2019 (Wednesday Books) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Tranavians and Kalyazins have been in a centuries-long holy war ever since the Tranavians had forsaken belief in the gods, and their power, to...
Mar
28

Review: Once & Future by Amy Rose Capetta & Cori McCarthy

Review: Once & Future by Amy Rose Capetta & Cori McCarthy Once & Future (Once & Future #1) Amy Rose Capetta & Cori McCarthy Published: March 26, 2018 (Little Brown & Company) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars I’d bet on saying that the legend of King Arthur is pretty widely known. So then what happens when you make the legend a...
Mar
12

Review: Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller

Review: Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller Warrior of the Wild Tricia Levenseller Published: Feb. 26, 2019 (Feiwel & Friends) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Rasmira has been training to become her father’s successor as leader of their village. First, she must pass her warrior test which will signal her move from childhood...
Feb
26

Release-Day Review: The Dysasters by P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast (The Dysasters #1)

Release-Day Review: The Dysasters by P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast (The Dysasters #1) The Dysasters (The Dysasters #1) P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast Published: February 26, 2019 (Wednesday Books) Purchase at: Amazon or Book Depository Review Source: Copy provided by the publisher in exchange for and honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 3.5 Stars Foster Stewart and her adoptive mother have been on the run for the past year. From what Foster’s not exactly sure, but she knows it’s...
Feb
18

Review: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (Dread Nation #1)

Review: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (Dread Nation #1) Dread Nation (Dread Nation #1) Justina Ireland Published: April 3, 2018 (Balzer+Bray) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Purchased Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars In Justina Ireland’s Dread Nation the Battle of Gettysburg was still one of the turning points of the Civil War, just not entirely for the same reasons that you or I might remember from history class. Instead, it...
Feb
7

Review: Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand

Review: Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand Sawkill Girls Claire Legrand Published: Oct. 2, 2018 (Katherine Tegen) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Purchased Reviewed by: Chelsea Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Unapologetic characters have long been my favorite. I want to read about characters with flaws, who are broken, but trying. Sawkill Girls gave me that in more ways than I expected. There are three points of view in the book,...

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