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Book Reviews

A Stolen Kiss: Book Review

A Stolen Kiss by Kelsey Keating My rating: 3 of 5 stars 3.5 stars. I’m not in love, but this was cute. It really was. “A Stolen Kiss” in my opinion was a mashup of several disney-esque fairytales written towards young teens who are looking for a light and whimsical...

These Viscious Masks: Book Review

These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker My rating: 4 of 5 stars 100% Adorbs. It was absolutely hilarious, and so very very charming. Loved this book to pieces. Do yourself a favor and grab a copy. Evelyn might be my favorite protagonist ever. Well, at least one of them… that...

Earth’s End: Book Review

Earth’s End by Elise Kova My rating: 4 of 5 stars Love this series… though I’m in absolute agony. That ending was HARD to swallow. I’m going to go cry myself a little bathtub of tears. Cmon book 5… save me!! Save us all!! Again, Emma – THANK YOU for...

Fire Falling: Book Review

Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2)  by Elise Kova Published November 19th 2015 by Silver Wing Press Genre: YA, Fiction, Fantasy My Rating: 4.5/5 Stars READ THE SYNOPSIS HERE My Goodreads Review 4.5 stars… very well deserved. I adore this series. This book was a conglomerate of frustration, agony, torture, and...

Air Awakens: Book Review

Air Awakens by Elise Kova My rating: 4 of 5 stars Oh, I will definitely be returning to book two. Quite soon in fact. Probably tomorrow. Actually probably in the next 5 minutes.. Let me say this before I say anything else. As a whole…this series comes VERY close to...

Heart of Betrayal: Book Review

The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson My rating: 4 of 5 stars This definitely was not the book I was expecting. In my reviews, I don’t really like walking through the plot and pointing out what I liked and disliked. So many great reviewers already do that… so...

Kiss of Deception: Book Review

The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson My rating: 3 of 5 stars Okay, before you judge me – READ MY REVIEW OF THE SECOND BOOK! I know a lot of people adored this book, but it just didn’t grab me. I’ve had several people recommend this to me...

And I Darken: Book Review

And I Darken by Kiersten White Expected publication: July 7th 2016 by Corgi Childrens Genre: YA, Historical Fiction, Fantasy My Rating: 2.5/5 Stars READ THE SYNOPSIS HERE My Goodreads Review First off, thank you to Netgalley and Random House Children’s Publishing for the early copy of this book. “And I...

The Glass Sword (The Red Queen #2): Book Review

The Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard Published February 9th 2016 by HarperTeen Genre: NA, Fiction, Fantasy My Rating: 2/5 Stars READ THE SYNOPSIS HERE Bah, I’m sorry, I tried… I tried… Unfortunately my review of The Red Queen got accidentally deleted. I can repeat most of it for this book as my...

The Burning Sky: Book Review

The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was adorable. I’d land it somewhere between 3.5-4 stars. It took me a little while to get into this one. The beginning was a bit slow and confusing. I think it picked up around the page 100...