Otherbound Book Review – Arroz and Alter Egos

Synopsis. Amara is never alone. Not when she’s protecting the cursed princess she unwillingly serves. Not when they’re fleeing across dunes and islands and seas to stay alive. Not when she’s punished, ordered around, or neglected. She can’t be alone,… Continue Reading →

A Monster Calls Book Review – Treacle Tart and Tall Tales

A Monster Calls Book Review Synopsis. The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his… Continue Reading →

10 Reasons to Read Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

10 Reasons to Read Carry On by Rainbow Rowell I recently finished Carry On by Rainbow Rowell and I ADORED it. I admit that I was a bit skeptical in the beginning about whether I would like Simon or the… Continue Reading →

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Book Review – Pumpkin Pasties with the Potters

No spoilers in the review, but I cannot speak for the discussions that may take place in the comments. Which could very well contain spoilers. I also describe the plot of the book, so if knowing the plot is a… Continue Reading →

10 Things I Loved and Hated about A Court of Mist and Fury

Last week, I did a guest post on Imaginary Book Club with a review of A Court of Thorns and Roses and discussed my general impressions of the book. This week, with my review of the sequel I thought I might… Continue Reading →

35 Thoughts While Reading The Rose And The Dagger – NO SPOILERS

This is the final book in the series, click to read the spoiler-free 58 Thoughts about the first book, The Wrath and The Dawn NOTE: This review MAY contain spoilers for the first book ONLY It’s weird that the opening quote… Continue Reading →

Winter Book Review – Sour Apples and Insurrection

Synopsis. Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises… Continue Reading →

Cress Book Review – Hot Potatoes with a Hacker

Synopsis. Even in the future. there are damsels in distress… In the third installment of the Lunar chronicles, Cress, having risked everything to warn Cinder of Queen Levana’s evil plan, has a slight problem. She’s been imprisoned on a satellite… Continue Reading →

Scarlet Book Review – Foie Gras with Fugitives

Synopsis. Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling instalment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. Halfway around the world, Scarlet Benoit’s… Continue Reading →

Cinder Book Review – Steamed Buns and Cyborgs

Synopsis. Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. Cinder,… Continue Reading →

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