Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern || There’s magic in these pages………

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………

{Late ARC} Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Morena-Garcia || Bittersweet is my middle name

Gods of Jade and Shadow Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Mayan god of death sends a young woman on a harrowing, life-changing journey in this dark, one-of-a-kind fairy tale inspired by Mexican folklore. The Jazz Age is in full swing, but Casiopea Tun is too busy cleaning the floors of her wealthy grandfather’s house to listen to… Continue reading {Late ARC} Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Morena-Garcia || Bittersweet is my middle name

Review : The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters || Poe’s youth was underwhelming

The Raven's Tale Cat Winters Seventeen-year-old Edgar Poe counts down the days until he can escape his foster family—the wealthy Allans of Richmond, Virginia. He hungers for his upcoming life as a student at the prestigious new university, almost as much as he longs to marry his beloved Elmira Royster. However, on the brink of… Continue reading Review : The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters || Poe’s youth was underwhelming

{ARC} Review: Spectacle by Jodie Lynn Zdrok || I’d make a GREAT Sherlock… maybe

Spectacle Spectacle #1 Jodie Lynn Zdrok A YA murder mystery in which a young reporter must use her supernatural visions to help track down a killer targeting the young women of Paris. Paris, 1887. Sixteen-year-old Nathalie Baudin writes the daily morgue column for Le Petit Journal. Her job is to summarize each day's new arrivals,… Continue reading {ARC} Review: Spectacle by Jodie Lynn Zdrok || I’d make a GREAT Sherlock… maybe

Review: Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco || I figured it out early on… AGAIN

Hunting Prince DraculaStalking Jack the Ripper #2Kerri ManiscalcoIn this New York Times bestselling sequel to Kerri Maniscalco's haunting #1 debut Stalking Jack the Ripper, bizarre murders are discovered in the castle of Prince Vlad the Impaler, otherwise known as Dracula. Could it be a copycat killer...or has the depraved prince been brought back to life?Following… Continue reading Review: Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco || I figured it out early on… AGAIN

{ARC} Review: A Sorrow Fierce and Falling by Jessica Cluess || Yikes to the nth degree

A Sorrow Fierce and FallingKingdom of Fire #3Jessica CluessIt’s time for war.After suffering terrible losses, Henrietta and Lord Blackwood have led their warriors to Sorrow-Fell, a vast estate where only those invited by a Blackwood may enter–and the ideal place to plan a final assault against the Ancients.It’s time for a wedding.Henrietta nervously awaits her… Continue reading {ARC} Review: A Sorrow Fierce and Falling by Jessica Cluess || Yikes to the nth degree

{ARC} Review: The Impossible Girl by Lydia Kang || My detective skills were… not as good as I thought?

The Impossible GirlLydia KangTwo hearts. Twice as vulnerable.Manhattan, 1850. Born out of wedlock to a wealthy socialite and a nameless immigrant, Cora Lee can mingle with the rich just as easily as she can slip unnoticed into the slums and graveyards of the city. As the only female resurrectionist in New York, she’s carved out… Continue reading {ARC} Review: The Impossible Girl by Lydia Kang || My detective skills were… not as good as I thought?

Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden || I have a weird love for this book

The Bear and the NightingaleWinternight Trilogy #1Katherine ArdenAt the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn't mind--she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, listening to her nurse's fairy tales. Above all, she… Continue reading Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden || I have a weird love for this book

{ARC} Review: These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch || I’m really confused, but not enough to call this bad…

These Rebel Waves Stream Raiders #1Sara RaaschAdeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Argrid, a country ruled by religion. But adjusting to postwar life has not been easy. When an Argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but… Continue reading {ARC} Review: These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch || I’m really confused, but not enough to call this bad…

Review: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston || This would be a great T.V. show

The ValiantThe Valiant #1Lesley LivingstonPrincess. Captive. Gladiator.Fallon is the daughter of a proud Celtic king, the sister of the legendary warrior Sorcha, and the sworn enemy of Julius Caesar. When Fallon was a child, Caesar’s armies invaded her homeland, and her beloved sister was killed in battle.Now, on the eve of her seventeenth birthday, Fallon is… Continue reading Review: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston || This would be a great T.V. show