Most Anticipated Releases of 2018 – Part 1

Even though I'm on a book buying ban at the moment, these are my most anticipated books for the first half of 2018. January 2018 Let's Talk About Love by Claire Kann | January 23 Summary: Alice had her whole summer planned. Non-stop all-you-can-eat buffets while marathoning her favorite TV shows (best friends totally included) with…

Spring Blog Schedule

I just wanted to provide an update about my blogging schedule for the next 4-5 months. Tentatively, I am planning to post a couple times a week. Book reviews will posted on Sundays. Most of the Harry Potter reviews were posted on Sundays in November and December and I liked that consistency. Figured it would…

Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Title: Harry Potter and the Deathly HallowsAuthor: J.K. RowlingPublication Date: July 21, 2017Genre: Fantasy | Middle GradeRating: 5 stars "Give me Harry Potter," said Voldemort's voice, "and none shall be harmed. Give me Harry Potter, and I shall leave the school untouched. Give me Harry Potter, and you will be rewarded."As he climbs into the…

Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Title: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceAuthor: J.K. RowlingPublication Date: July 16, 2005Genre: Fantasy | Middle GradeRating: 5 stars There it was, hanging in the sky above the school: the blazing green skull with a serpent tongue, the mark Death Eaters left behind whenever they had entered a building... wherever they had murdered...When Dumbledore arrives…

Review: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

About the Book Publication Date: May 30, 2017 | Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult | Rating: 4.5 stars Her story is a phenomenon. Her life is a disaster.In the real world, Eliza Mirk is shy, weird, and friendless. Online, she’s LadyConstellation, the anonymous creator of the wildly popular webcomic Monstrous Sea. Eliza can’t imagine enjoying the…