Review: Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller

Title: Warrior of the Wild Author: Tricia Levenseller Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Release Date: February 26, 2019 Page Length: 329 Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Rep: LGBTQ+ (Secondary Character) Rating: 3.5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: How do you kill a god? As her father's chosen heir, eighteen-year-old Rasmira has trained her whole life to become a warrior and lead her village. But when her coming-of-age … Continue reading Review: Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller

Review: Hurricane Season by Nicole Melleby

Title: Hurricane Season Author: Nicole Melleby Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Release Date: May 7, 2019 Page Length: 288 Genre: Contemporary, Realistic Fiction Age Range: Middle Grade Rep: Mental Health (Bipolar), LGBTQ+ Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: This debut novel—about taking risks and facing danger, about love and art, and about growing up and coming out—will make … Continue reading Review: Hurricane Season by Nicole Melleby

Review: City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab

Title: City of Ghosts Author: Victoria Schwab Series: Cassidy Blake (Book 1) Release Date: August 28th, 2018 by Scholastic Page Length: 272 Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal Age Range: Middle Grade Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Synopsis:  Cassidy Blake's parents are The Inspectres, a (somewhat inept) ghost-hunting team. But Cass herself can REALLY see ghosts. In fact, her best friend, Jacob, just … Continue reading Review: City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab

Blog Tour: I Do Not Trust You by Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz

Title: I Do Not Trust You Author: Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz Release Date: September 11, 2018, Wednesday Books Page Length: 320, eArc Genre: Mystery/Thriller, Mythology Age Range: YA Rating: 3.5/5 Synopsis: Memphis "M" Engel is stubborn to a fault, graced with an almost absurd knowledge of long lost languages and cultures, and a heck of an opponent in a … Continue reading Blog Tour: I Do Not Trust You by Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz

Review: A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro (Audiobook)

Title: A Study in Charlotte Author: Brittany Cavallaro Series: Charlotte Holmes (Book 1) Release Date: March 1st 2016, Katherine Tegen Books Page Length: 321 (Hardcover) Audiobook Length: 9hr 7min Genre: Mystery, Retelling Age Range: YA Rating: 3.5/5 Synopsis: The last thing Jamie Watson wants is a rugby scholarship to Sherringford, a Connecticut prep school just an hour away from his … Continue reading Review: A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro (Audiobook)

Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness (Audiobook)

Title: The Knife of Never Letting Go Series: Chaos Walking (Book 1) Author: Patrick Ness Release Date: May 5th 2018, Candlewick Press Page Length: 479 (Paperback) Genre: Dystopian, Science Fiction Age Range: YA Rating: 2/5 Synopsis: Todd Hewitt is the only boy in a town of men. Ever since the settlers were infected with the Noise germ, Todd can … Continue reading Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness (Audiobook)

Review: First Year Out: A Transition Story by Sabrina Symington

Title: First Year Out: A Transition Story Author: Sabrina Symington Release Date: December 19, 2017 Genre: Non-fiction, LGBT, Graphic Novel Age Range: Adult Rating: 4/5 Synopsis:  This intimate and striking graphic novel follows Lily, as she transitions from male to female. Depicting her experiences from coming out right through to gender reassignment surgery, Lily's story provides vital advice on the social, emotional … Continue reading Review: First Year Out: A Transition Story by Sabrina Symington

Review: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

Title: Eliza and Her Monsters Author: Francesca Zappia Release Date: May 30th 2017, Greenwillow Books Page Length: 385 (Hardcover) Genre: Contemporary Age Range: YA Rating: 5/5 Synopsis: Her story is a phenomenon. Her life is a disaster. In the real world, Eliza Mirk is shy, weird, and friendless. Online, she’s LadyConstellation, the anonymous creator of the wildly popular webcomic Monstrous Sea. … Continue reading Review: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia