Book Review: The Heavens by Sandra Newman

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Heavens Author: Sandra Newman Publisher: Grove Press Publication Date: February 12, 2019 ISBN: 9780802129024 Synopsis from Goodreads:New York, late summer, 2000. A young man, Ben, meets a young woman, Kate–and they begin to fall in love. From their first meeting, BenContinue reading “Book Review: The Heavens by Sandra Newman”

Book review: An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: An Ocean of Minutes Author: Thea Lim Publisher: Viking Canada Publication Date: June 26, 2018 ISBN: 9780735234918 Synopsis from Goodreads: America is in the grip of a deadly flu pandemic. When Frank catches the virus, his girlfriend Polly will do whatever it takesContinue reading “Book review: An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim”

Review: The Amateurs by Liz Harmer

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Amateurs Author: Liz Harmer Publisher: Knopf Canada Publication Date: March 21, 2018 ISBN: 9780345811240 Synopsis from Goodreads: PINA, the largest tech company in the world, introduces a product called port. These ports offer space-time travel powered by nostalgia and desire. Step inside theContinue reading “Review: The Amateurs by Liz Harmer”

Review: Invictus by Ryan Graudin

  *I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Invictus Author: Ryan Graudin Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: September 26, 2017 ISBN: 9780316503136 Synopsis from Goodreads: Farway Gaius McCarthy was born outside of time. The son of a time-traveling Recorder from 2354 AD and aContinue reading “Review: Invictus by Ryan Graudin”

Review: Three Years with the Rat by Jay Hosking

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Three Years with the Rat Author: Jay Hosking Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, from Penguin Canada Books Inc. Publication Date: August 9, 2016 ISBN: 9780670069378 Synopsis from Goodreads: After several years of drifting between school and go-nowhere jobs, a young man is drawn backContinue reading “Review: Three Years with the Rat by Jay Hosking”

Review: Arcadia by Iain Pears

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Arcadia Author: Iain Pears Publisher: Knopf Publication Date: August 2015 ISBN: 9781101946824 Synopsis from Goodreads: Henry Lytten – a spy turned academic and writer – sits at his desk in Oxford in 1962, dreaming of other worlds. He embarks on the story ofContinue reading “Review: Arcadia by Iain Pears”

Review: The Love that Split the World by Emily Henry

*I received this book from the published in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Love That Split the World Author: Emily Henry Publisher: Razorbill Publication Date: January 26, 2016 ISBN: 9781595148506 Synopsis from Goodreads: Natalie’s last summer in her small Kentucky hometown is off to a magical start…until she starts seeing the “wrong things.” They’reContinue reading “Review: The Love that Split the World by Emily Henry”

Review: The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

Title: The Here and Now Author: Ann Brashares Publisher:Hachette Children’s Books Publication Date: Paperback, January 2015 ISBN:9780385736800 Synopsis from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Prenna James emigrated to New York when she was twelve. But Prenna didn’t come from a different country, she came from a different time – a future where a mosquito-borne illness has mutated intoContinue reading “Review: The Here and Now by Ann Brashares”

Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe

Title: Earth & Sky Author: Megan Crewe Publisher: Razorbill Canada Publication Date: October 2014 ISBN: 9780670068128 Synopsis from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Skylar has been haunted for as long as she can remember by fleeting yet powerful sensations that something is horribly wrong. But despite the panic attacks tormenting her, nothing ever happens, and Sky’s beginning to thinkContinue reading “Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe”