Review: The City We Became by N K Jemisin

Title: The City We BecameAuthor: N K JemisinPublisher: OrbitRelease Date: March 24, 2020Page Length: 437Genre: Fantasy/Sci-fiAge Range: AdultCAWPILE Rating: 9.14/10Goodreads Synopsis: Five New Yorkers must come together in order to defend their city in the first book of a stunning new series by Hugo award-winning and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin. Every city has … Continue reading Review: The City We Became by N K Jemisin

Review: The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen

Title: The Merciful CrowAuthor: Margaret OwenSeries: The Merciful Crow #1Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.Release Date: July 30, 2019Page Length: 384Genre: FantasyAge Range: YACAWPILE Rating: 8.29/10Goodreads Synopsis: A future chieftain. Fie abides by one rule: look after your own. Her Crow caste of undertakers and mercy-killers takes more abuse than coin, but when they’re called to collect … Continue reading Review: The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen

Review: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins

Title: The Ballad of Songbirds and SnakesAuthor: Suzanne CollinsSeries: The Hunger Games #0Publisher: Scholastic PressRelease Date: May 19, 2020Page Length: 540Genre: DystopianAge Range: YACAWPILE Rating: 6.00/10Goodreads Synopsis: AMBITION WILL FUEL HIM.COMPETITION WILL DRIVE HIM.BUT POWER HAS ITS PRICE. It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the … Continue reading Review: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins

Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young

Title: The Girl the Sea Gave BackAuthor: Adrienne YoungSeries: Sky in the Deep #2Publisher: Wednesday BooksRelease Date: September 3, 2019Page Length: 327Genre: FantasyAge Range: YACAWPILE Rating: 6.14/10Goodreads Synopsis: The new gut-wrenching epic from the New York Times bestselling author of Sky in the Deep.For as long as she can remember, Tova has lived among the Svell, … Continue reading Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young

Review: Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert

Title: Take a Hint, Dani BrownSeries: The Brown Sisters #2Author: Talia HibberPublisher: AvonRelease Date: June 23, 2020Page Length: 320Genre: Romance (Smut), ContemporaryRep: POC, LGBT, AnxietyAge Range: AdultCAWPILE Rating: 8.36/10Goodreads Synopsis: Talia Hibbert returns with another charming romantic comedy about a young woman who agrees to fake date her friend after a video of him “rescuing” her from … Continue reading Review: Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert

June TBR

Out of fear for writing my Wrap Up, I figured I'd set my June TBR. I'm participating in 3 different challenges and two books I need to read for Blog Tours. That being said, you came here for TBR lists, so let's get started! TBR & Beyond Book Club: Dobby Goes to Pride TBR & … Continue reading June TBR

Review: The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Title: The Dead HouseAuthor: Dawn KurtagichPublisher: Little Brown BooksRelease Date: August 2, 2016Page Length: 419Genre: Horror, ParanormalAge Range: YACAWPILE Rating: 8/10Goodreads Synopsis:  Welcome to the Dead House. Three students: dead. Carly Johnson: vanished without a trace. Two decades have passed since an inferno swept through Elmbridge High, claiming the lives of three teenagers and causing … Continue reading Review: The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Review: Out of Body by Jeffrey Ford

Title: Out of BodyAuthor: Jeffrey FordPublisher: TorRelease Date: May 26, 2020Page Length: 176Genre: Horror, ThrillerAge Range: AdultCAWPILE Rating: 4.43/10Goodreads Synopsis: Out of Body is a dark fantasy thriller from multi-award-winning author Jeffrey Ford. A small-town librarian witnesses a murder at his local deli, and what had been routine sleep paralysis begins to transform into something far … Continue reading Review: Out of Body by Jeffrey Ford