Book Review, Month In Review

THE CRUEL PRINCE by Holly Black

Rating: 3.5 / 5 I have had THE CRUEL PRINCE by Holly Black on my shelf for what feels like ages, but have hesitated to pick it up after seeing very mixed reviews. It was announced as a #backlistgotbackedup readathon buddy read so it was finally time to give it a shot. THE CRUEL PRINCE… Continue reading THE CRUEL PRINCE by Holly Black

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BONE CRIER’S MOON by Kathryn Purdie

Rating: 3.5 / 5 I received not just one, but two special editions of BONE CRIER'S MOON by Kathryn Purdie, so it of course had to go on my TBR. It is one that has had me wanting to pick it up, but I used the #backlistgotbackedup readathon as extra motivation to pick it up!… Continue reading BONE CRIER’S MOON by Kathryn Purdie

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INCENDIARY by Zoraida Córdova

Rating: 3 / 5 I received this beautiful special edition of INCENDIARY by Zoraida Córdova in a Fairy Loot box. I hadn't heard a lot about this one, so when a friend suggested a buddy read I added it to my October reading. INCENDIARY follows Renata, a girl caught between worlds. As a child she… Continue reading INCENDIARY by Zoraida Córdova

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AURORA BURNING by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Rating: 3.5 / 5 I read and enjoyed AURORA RISING by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, book one in their Aurora Cycle scifi/fantasy series, last year and enjoyed it. While it didn't quite measure up to their The Illuminae Files series for me, I was looking forward to continuing the series. When AURORA BURNING came… Continue reading AURORA BURNING by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

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STAR DAUGHTER by Shveta Thakrar

Rating: 3.5 / 5 I received STAR DAUGHTER by Shveta in both my Owlcrate and Fairy Loot Boxes, so it definitely got me curious. I loved both editions, but decided to pick up this beautiful Owlcrate edition last month! STAR DAUGHTER follows Sheetal Mistry, the daughter of an Indian immigrant to the United States and… Continue reading STAR DAUGHTER by Shveta Thakrar

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FOREST OF SOULS by Lori M. Lee

Rating: 3.5 / 5 I received this beautiful special edition of FOREST OF SOULS by Lori M. Lee in a Fairy Loot box. This is one I had not heard anything about previously, but I joined in with the Fairy Loot readalong. FOREST OF SOULS follows Sirscha Ashwyn, a young woman who has come from… Continue reading FOREST OF SOULS by Lori M. Lee

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THE SHADOWS BETWEEN US by Tricia Levenseller

Rating: 4.5 / 5 I received this beautiful special edition of THE SHADOWS BETWEEN US by Tricia Levenseller in a Fairy Loot box. I heard great things about this one so I was excited to get a copy to read. THE SHADOWS BETWEEN US begins with a somewhat unlikely heroine. Alessandra is not the typical… Continue reading THE SHADOWS BETWEEN US by Tricia Levenseller

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REBEL SPY by Veronica Rossi

Rating: 4 / 5 I received REBEL SPY by Veronica Rossi in my YA Once Upon a Book Club box. This was a new to me book before opening the box, but after reading a bit about it, I was excited to read it! REBEL SPY depicts a fictional story around a very real character,… Continue reading REBEL SPY by Veronica Rossi

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BY THE BOOK by Amanda Sellet

Rating: 4 / 5 I received BY THE BOOK by Amanda Sellet in my YA Once Upon a Book Club box. This wasn't a book I was familiar with prior to opening the box, but reading that the main character is a girl in love with reading sold me right away! BY THE BOOK follows… Continue reading BY THE BOOK by Amanda Sellet