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Book Reviews

These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker

Review: These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker

These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker My rating: 5 of 5 stars “Mr. Kent never hid his worse qualities. He wore them like badges.” Holy crap. I did not expect to love this so much. I mean wow.. if you haven’t tried this series… you’re missing out. Basically if you’re...

Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay - Book Review

Review: Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay

Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay My rating: 5 of 5 stars FIND A COPY:   AMAZON | BOOK DEPOSITORY Oh my goodness I loved this. Absolutely loved it. I think several people who didn’t maybe came into it with false expectations. Its somehow marketed as a retelling of Sleeping...

Three Dark Crowns: Book Review

Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake My rating: 4 of 5 stars 4.5 stars. Wow this was bloody fantastic. BUT. The first 35% or so was ROUGH. I honestly would have DNF’ed this had it not been for friends telling me to keep going. I’M SO GLAD I DID. So...

The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

The Diabolic: Book Review

The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid My rating: 4 of 5 stars First of all, a huge thanks to Quarterly for sending me this book along with their book box – Literary YA (see more below!) I was actually quite surprised by this. I’m really not a huge dystopian/sci fi fan...

The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May

The Fallen Kingdom: Book Review

The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May My rating: 3 of 5 stars 2.5 stars? I’m still not sure how I feel about this. I think I liked it more in theory than the actual execution. The first book was honestly a ton of fun, and the ending will ensure you’ll...

Frostblood by Elly Blake Book Review

Frostblood: Book Review

Frostblood by Elly Blake My rating: 3 of 5 stars *Full Review Update* (Spoiler free) So this wasn’t a bad read. I think some will really enjoy it. I just wanted SO badly to be invested, and it just kept falling short for me. Yes, it has cliche’s and tropes...

Caraval Stephanie Garber

Caraval: Book Review

Caraval by Stephanie Garber My rating: 5 of 5 stars Find it on: Book Depository | Amazon I cannot rave enough guys… this book wins everything. This has made it in to my absolute all time favorites. I can’t even function normally to describe it… I am absolutely floored. Zero...

King of Mist by Jordan Rivet

King of Mist: Book Review

King of Mist by Jordan Rivet My rating: 4 of 5 stars Okay, I’m hooked. I didn’t expect the feels… wowza. So if you haven’t started this series, you’re missing out. The first book was good- a good introduction to the characters and world building.. but this is where the...

Freeks by Amanda Hocking

Freeks: Book Review

Freeks by Amanda Hocking My rating: 3 of 5 stars So this wasn’t a bad book, but it wasn’t exactly a hit for me. It felt very YA (which I get it… it’s written for YA) but it kinda felt like something that would have been on Nic at Night...