The Night Circus Erin Morgenstern The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called Le Cirque des Rêves, and it is only open at night. But behind the… Continue reading Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern || There’s magic in these pages………
Girl of Fire and ThornsFire and Thorns #1Rae CarsonOnce a century, one person is chosen for greatness.Elisa is the chosen one.But she is also the younger of two princesses, the one who has never done anything remarkable. She can't see how she ever will. Now, on her sixteenth birthday, she has become the secret wife of… Continue reading Review: The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson || I have high hopes for future books
Akata WitchAkata Witch #1Nnedi OkoraforAkata Witch transports the reader to a magical place where nothing is quite as it seems. Born in New York, but living in Aba, Nigeria, twelve-year old Sunny is understandably a little lost. She is albino and thus, incredibly sensitive to the sun. All Sunny wants to do is be able to… Continue reading Review: Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor || I need a friend group like this
LegendLegend #1Marie LuWhat was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old… Continue reading Review: Legend by Marie Lu || You know… it was cool?
Shatter MeShatter Me #1Tahereh MafiI have a curseI have a giftI am a monster I'm more than humanMy touch is lethal My touch is powerI am their weapon I will fight backJuliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days.The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder.… Continue reading Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi || Unexpected enjoyment with a meh romance
Daughter of Smoke and Bone Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1 Laini Taylor Around the world, black hand prints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky. In a dark and dusty shop, a devil’s supply of human teeth grows dangerously low. And in the… Continue reading Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor || Unique with a pinch of cliched romance