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Jan
11

Review: Lions and Tigers and Boys by Tawny Stokes

Review: Lions and Tigers and Boys by Tawny Stokes Lions and Tigers and Boys Tawny Stokes Published: Jan. 8, 2018 (Entangled) Purchase: Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Okay, so Ocean’s Eleven meets The Wizard of Oz . . . at the circus. Is your mind blown? That’s what I was thinking after the first chapter. But let me explain. Dani Gale promised her dying...
Jan
8

Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black (The Folk in the Air #1)

Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black (The Folk in the Air #1) The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) Holly Black Published: Jan. 2, 2018 (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Jude is human, but lives in faerie. As such, she is fully neither one. Tormented by faeries, raised by the man who killed her...
Jan
2

Release-Day Review: Everless by Sara Holland (Everless #1)

Release-Day Review: Everless by Sara Holland (Everless #1) Everless (Everless #1) Sara Holland Published: Jan. 2, 2018 (HarperTeen) 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 In the kingdom of Sempera time is used as currency, bound to blood, and adhered to iron. When consumed it can extend life for those who imbibe. The Gerlings are a family of the...
Dec
18

Review: Ever the Brave by Erin Summerill (Clash of Kingdoms #2)

Review: Ever the Brave by Erin Summerill (Clash of Kingdoms #2) Ever the Brave (Clash of Kingdoms #2) Erin Summerill Published: Dec. 5, 2017 (HMH Books for Young Readers) Purchase: 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 Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will reference events from the first book. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out...
Nov
20

Review: This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (This Mortal Coil #1)

Review: This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (This Mortal Coil #1) This Mortal Coil (This Mortal Coil #1) Emily Suvada Published: Nov. 7, 2017 (Simon Pulse) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased  Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Cat is a hacker—but she doesn’t just hack computers. She hacks genes, people’s DNA. Most people have been implanted with machines that control apps, and the apps control people’s features. Want a tail? Grow one....
Oct
11

Review: Godsgrave by Jay Kristoff (Nevernight #2)

Review: Godsgrave by Jay Kristoff (Nevernight #2) Godsgrave (Nevernight Chronicles #2) Jay Kristoff Published: Sept. 5, 2017 (Thomas Dunne Books) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Note: while this review will be spoiler free, it will make reference to the previous book. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1, Nevernight. Mia is back—and more fierce...
Oct
5

Review: Haunting the Deep by Adriana Mather (How to Hang a Witch #2)

Review: Haunting the Deep by Adriana Mather (How to Hang a Witch #2) Haunting the Deep (How to Hang a Witch #2) Adriana Mather Published: Oct. 3, 2017 (Knopf Books for Young Readers) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Note: While this review is spoiler free, it does assume you’re familiar with the first book. If you aren’t, please check...
Oct
4

Review: Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #6)

Review: Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #6) Tower of Dawn (Throne of Glass #6) Sarah J. Maas Published: Sept. 5, 2017 (Bloomsbury) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will make reference to previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1, Throne of Glass. Running concurrently to...
Sep
29

Early Review: Beasts Made of Night by Tochi Onyebuchi

Early Review: Beasts Made of Night by Tochi Onyebuchi Beasts Made of Night Tochi Onyebuchi Published: Oct. 31, 2017 (Razorbill) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4 stars We’ve probably all heard the term “sin-eater” to refer to someone who bears guilt on another’s behalf. (Yes, I know it’s also an old religious practice and a Marvel Comics...
Sep
25

Review: One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake (Three Dark Crowns #2)

Review: One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake (Three Dark Crowns #2) One Dark Throne (Three Dark Crowns #2) Kendare Blake Published: Sept. 19, 2017 (HarperTeen) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will reference previous events. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1,...

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