Book Review: This Vicious Grace by Emily Thiede

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: This Vicious Grace Author: Emily ThiedePublisher: Wednesday BooksPublication Date: June 28, 2022ISBN: 9781250794055 Synopsis:Three weddings. Three funerals. Alessa’s gift from the gods is supposed to magnify a partner’s magic, not kill every suitor she touches. Now, with only weeks left until aContinue reading “Book Review: This Vicious Grace by Emily Thiede”

Book Review: Tokyo Dreaming by Emiko Jean

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Tokyo DreamingAuthor: Emiko JeanPublisher: Flatiron BooksPublication Date: May 2022ISBN: 9781250766632 Synopsis:In this sequel to Tokyo Ever After, Izumi’s life is a Tokyo dream come true. Only…Her parents’ engagement hits a brick wall. The Imperial Household Council refuses to approve the marriage citingContinue reading “Book Review: Tokyo Dreaming by Emiko Jean”

Book Review: Not Here to Be Liked by Michelle Quach

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Not Here to Be LikedAuthor: Michelle QuachPublisher: Katherine Tegen BooksPublication Date: September 14, 2021ISBN: 9780063038363 Synopsis from Goodreads:Eliza Quan is the perfect candidate for editor in chief of her school paper. That is, until ex-jock Len DiMartile decides on a whim toContinue reading “Book Review: Not Here to Be Liked by Michelle Quach”

Book Review: Supernova by Kass Morgan

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Supernova Author: Kass Morgan Publisher: Little, Brown Publication Date: October 2019 ISBN: 9780316510516 Synopsis from Goodreads:With a galaxy on the brink of war and loyalties divided, the friendship of four Quatra Fleet cadets will be tested as their greatest enemy closesContinue reading “Book Review: Supernova by Kass Morgan”

Book Review: Trapeze by Leigh Ansell

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Title: Trapeze Author: Leigh Ansell Publisher: Wattpad Books Publication Date: September 10, 2019 ISBN: 9780993689956 Synopsis from Goodreads:Seventeen-year-old Corey Ryder can’t remember a time when she wasn’t gliding through the air of Cirque Mystique’s big top. As a trapeze artist in aContinue reading “Book Review: Trapeze by Leigh Ansell”

Book review: The Expectations by Alexander Tilney

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Expectations Author: Alexander Tilney Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Publication Date: July 16, 2019 ISBN: 9780316450379 Synopsis from Goodreads: St. James is an exclusive New England boarding school known for grooming generations of leaders. Ben Weeks is a true insiderContinue reading “Book review: The Expectations by Alexander Tilney”

Book review: The Summer of Us by Cecilia Vinesse

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Summer of Us Author: Cicelia Vinesse Publisher: Poppy (imprint of Little, Brown & Company) Publication Date: June 5, 2018 ISBN: 9780316391139 Synopsis from Goodreads: American expat Aubrey has only two weeks left in Europe before she leaves for college, and she’sContinue reading “Book review: The Summer of Us by Cecilia Vinesse”

Review: The Party by Robyn Harding

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Party Author: Robyn Harding Publisher: Scout Press Publication Date: June 6, 2017 ISBN: 9781501161247 Synopsis on Goodreads: Sweet sixteen. It’s an exciting coming of age, a milestone, and a rite of passage. Jeff and Kim Sanders plan on throwing a partyContinue reading “Review: The Party by Robyn Harding”

Book Club No. 4 – The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth

The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth / Alexandra Robbins / Hachette Books 2009 / 9781401302023 I’d rate this book somewhere between 3 and 3.5 stars. As one who was definitely part of the cafeteria fringe in high school, I was super eager to see Robbins’ analysis of the high school outcasts and why they tend toContinue reading “Book Club No. 4 – The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth”

Review: The Young World by Chris Weitz

 *I received this book on Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Young World Author: Chris Weitz Publisher: Little, Brown Books Publication Date: July 29th, 2014 ISBN: 9780316226295  Synopsis from Goodreads: After a mysterious Sickness wipes out the rest of the population, the young survivors assemble into tightly run tribes. Jefferson, the reluctant leaderContinue reading “Review: The Young World by Chris Weitz”