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Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay - Book Review

Princess of Thorns: Book Review

Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay My rating: 5 of 5 stars 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 Beauty. This isn’t the case at all. The...

Winter by Marissa Meyer

Winter: Book Review

Winter by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4 of 5 stars 4.5 Stars. My heart is happy. This series is precious. First off, the plot of this book was pretty nuts – packed to the brim with action. Completely wild and stressful. I was in CONSTANT worry about all my little...

Cress by Marissa Meyer

Cress: Book Review

Cress by Marissa Meyer My rating: 5 of 5 stars Well THAT was fun. Cress. Thorne. Freaking cuteness overload. Yep, I’m going to talk about it because I may or may not have squealed aloud several times while reading this book. They are easily one of my all time favorite...

Scarlett by Marissa Meyer

Scarlet: Book Review

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4 of 5 stars This series is adorable. I’m not sure how else to put it- but it’s come a long way and been a pleasant surprise. I love where it’s going! In general- it’s not a super emotional series so far, but I’m...

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Cinder: Book Review

Cinder by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4 of 5 stars Mkay, I’m hooked. I actually started this book about a year ago and sat it aside after a trying an failing to get through the first half. It seemed a bit juvenile to start (I know, its YA, but it...

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi: Book Review

The Star-Touched Queen: Book Review

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi My rating: 3 of 5 stars Whew okay. 3.5 stars….and I finally have my full review up! I’d first like to give credit to the author… where it is most certainly deserved. Roshani Chokshi paints with words. She is an artist, and this book...