Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo | An Empowering Tale

Wonder Woman: WarbringerAuthor: Leigh BardugoPublication Date: August 29, 2017 Princess Diana longs to prove herself to her legendary warrior sisters. But when the opportunity finally comes, she throws away her chance at glory and breaks Amazon law—risking exile—to save a mortal. Diana will soon learn that she has rescued no ordinary girl, and that with…

Waiting on Wednesday: Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine which spotlights highly anticipated upcoming releases. This week I am waiting on… Title: Muse of Nightmares (Strange the Dreamer #2) Author: Laini Taylor Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Publication Date: October 2, 2018 Page count: 448 Genre: Fantasy *Please don't…

Review: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

ILLUMINAEAuthor: Amie Kaufman & Jay KristoffPublication Date: October 20, 2015Genre: Science FictionAudience: Young AdultMy Rating: 4.5/5 stars One moment, Kady Grant and Ezra Mason have nothing bigger to worry about than each other. Specifically, avoiding each other in the wake of their messy break-up. In the next second, their entire world falls apart.The year is…

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…

Review: Strange The Dreamer by Laini Taylor

Title: Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer #1)Author: Laini TaylorPublication Date: March 28, 2017Genre/Audience: Fantasy/YAMy Rating: 4.5/5 stars The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic…

Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber | Sisterhood and Magic?

Title: Caraval Author: Stephanie Garber Publication Date: January 31, 2017 Genre: Fantasy | Young Adult My Rating: 3/5 stars Remember, it’s only a game…Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett…