Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite

Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite and Maritza MoulitePublished by Harlequin on September 3, 2019 Magical Realism | Young AdultLinks: Goodreads • Amazon • Barnes & Noble • Book Depository Disclaimer: ARC provided by the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. First things first, I want to give a shout out to…

Darkdawn by Jay Kristoff: A Spoiler-Free ARC Review

Darkdawn (The Nevernight Chronicle #3) by Jay KristoffPublished September 3, 2019 by St. Martin's Press Adult FantasyLinks: Goodreads • Amazon • Barnes & Noble • Book Depository Disclaimer: ARC provided by the publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. The greatest games in Godsgraves history have ended with the most audacious murders in…

The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang

The Dragon Republic by R.F. KuangPublication: August 6, 2019 by Harper VoyagerGenre: Fantasy | Target Audience: AdultSource: Edelweiss/Harper VoyagerGoodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin is on the run: haunted by the atrocity she committed to end the war, addicted to opium, and…

Don’t Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno: A Review & A Few Recommendations

Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina MorenaPublished: May 14, 2019 by Disney-HyperionGenre: Contemporary | Audience: Young AdultSource: Library/AudiobookRating: 4/5 stars Rosa Santos is cursed by the sea-at least, that's what they say. Dating her is bad news, especially if you're a boy with a boat.But Rosa feels more caught than cursed. Caught between cultures and…

Mini Reviews #9: Field Notes On Love, Gossip Girl and A King Arthur Retelling

Hey everyone! I'm back with a few more mini reviews. Unfortunately, I haven't done a wrap-up in almost a month, but I've read quite a few books since my roundup post. This one is going to be pretty short because I've fallen behind and I'm trying to catch up. These are books I read in…

The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson | My Greatest Bookish Accomplishment

The Way of Kings by Brandon SandersonPublication: August 31, 2010Series: The Stormlight Archive #1Genre: Fantasy | Audience: Adult Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep across the rocky terrain so frequently that they have shaped ecology and civilization alike. Animals hide in shells, trees pull in branches, and…

Review: Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Publication: May 7, 2019 by Knopf Books for Young Readers Series: The Aurora Cycle #1Genre: Science Fiction | Audience: Young AdultSource: Library/HardcoverRATING: 2 out of 5 stars The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones…

Mini Reviews #8: Truly Devious, There There and Skyward

Hi everyone! Today, I'm going to talk about three books I finished recently. I didn't think I had much to say about these books, but once I started writing, I got carried away. I promise my mini reviews aren't always this long. Truly Devious (Truly Devious #1) by Maureen Johnson So many people were talking…

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang AKA My New Auto-Buy Author

The Bride Test by Helen HoangPublished by Berkley Romance on May 7, 2019Genre: Romance | Audience: AdultSource: Edelweiss/PublisherGoodreads | Amazon | Barnes & NobleRating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big,…

With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo // Can I Try These Recipes At Home?

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth AcevedoPublished by HarperTeen on May 7, 2019Genre: Contemporary | Audience: Young AdultSource: Edelweiss/HarperTeenRating: 4 out of 5 stars Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble Ever since she got pregnant freshman year, Emoni Santiago’s life has been about making the tough decisions—doing what has to be done for…