Book Review: From Little Tokyo, With Love by Sarah Kuhn

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: From Little Tokyo, With LoveAuthor: Sarah KuhnPublisher: Viking BooksPublication Date: May 11, 2021ISBN: 9780593327487 Synopsis from Goodreads:If Rika’s life seems like the beginning of a familiar fairy tale–being an orphan with two bossy cousins and working away in her aunts’ business–she wouldContinue reading “Book Review: From Little Tokyo, With Love by Sarah Kuhn”

Book Review: Spark by Ani Castillo

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: SparkAuthor: Ani CastilloPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublication Date: March 21, 2021ISBN: 9780316424653 Synopsis from Goodreads:Beginning with the birth of a baby, the story takes the reader on a journey through life, navigates the ups and downs, and culminates in aContinue reading “Book Review: Spark by Ani Castillo”

Book Review: The Mad Kyoto Shoe Swapper and Other Short Stories by Rebecca Otowa

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: The Mad Kyoto Shoe Swapper and Other Short Stories Author: Rebecca OtowaPublisher: Tuttle PublishingPublication Date: March 24, 2020ISBN: 9784805315514 Synopsis from Goodreads:From the unique standpoint of an American woman who married into a Japanese family and has lived in Japan for moreContinue reading “Book Review: The Mad Kyoto Shoe Swapper and Other Short Stories by Rebecca Otowa”

Book Review: The Faithless Hawk by Margaret Owen

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: The Faithless HawkAuthor: Margaret OwenPublisher: Henry HoltPublication Date: August 18, 2020ISBN: 9781250191946 Synopsis from Goodreads:As the new chieftain of the Crows, Fie knows better than to expect a royal to keep his word. Still she’s hopeful that Prince Jasimir will fulfill hisContinue reading “Book Review: The Faithless Hawk by Margaret Owen”

Book Review: Dinosaurs in Love by Fenn Rosenthal

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Dinosaurs in LoveAuthor: Fenn RosenthalIllustrator: Hannah JacobsPublisher: Little, Brown and CompanyPublication Date: October 20, 2020ISBN: 9780316593335 Synopsis from Goodreads:When Tom and Fenn Rosenthal posted their original song, “Dinosaurs in Love”, it became an instant classic. Just as Fenn’s dinosaurs fell in love,Continue reading “Book Review: Dinosaurs in Love by Fenn Rosenthal”

Book Review: Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan

Title: Girls of Storm and ShadowAuthor: Natasha NganPublisher: Jimmy Patterson BooksPublication Date: November 5, 2019ISBN: 9780316528672 Synopsis from Goodreads:Lei and Wren have escaped their oppressive lives in the Hidden Palace, but soon learn that freedom comes with a terrible cost. Lei, the naive country girl who became a royal courtesan, is now known as theContinue reading “Book Review: Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan”

Book Review: Something to Tell You by Lucy Diamond

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Something to Tell You Author: Lucy Diamond Publisher: Pan Publication date: May 30, 2019 ISBN: 9781509851126 Synopsis from Goodreads:When Frankie stumbles upon an unopened letter from her late mother, she’s delighted to have one last message from her . . .Continue reading “Book Review: Something to Tell You by Lucy Diamond”

Book Review: The Other, Better Me by Antony John

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Other, Better Me Author: Antony John Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: October 1, 2109 ISBN: 9780062835659 Synopsis from Goodreads:Lola and Momma have always been a team of two. It hasn’t always been easy for Lola, being one of the only kidsContinue reading “Book Review: The Other, Better Me by Antony John”

Book Review: Dark Shores by Danielle L. Jensen

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Dark Shores Author: Danielle L. Jensen Publisher: Tor Teen Publication Date: May 7, 2019 ISBN: 9781250317728 Synopsis from Goodreads:In a world divided by meddlesome gods and treacherous oceans, only the Maarin possess the knowledge to cross the Endless Seas. But theyContinue reading “Book Review: Dark Shores by Danielle L. Jensen”

The Porpoise by Mark Haddon

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Porpoise Author: Mark Haddon Publisher: Doubleday Canada Publication Date: June 17, 2019 ISBN: 9780385692670 Synopsis from Goodreads: This contemporary story mirrors the ancient Greek legend of Antiochus, whose love for the daughter of his dead wife was discovered by theContinue reading “The Porpoise by Mark Haddon”