Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness || I was scared to read this and it broke my heart anyways

A Monster CallsPatrick NessThe bestselling novel about love, loss and hope from the twice Carnegie Medal-winning Patrick Ness. Conor has the same dream every night, ever since his mother first fell ill, ever since she started the treatments that don't quite seem to be working. But tonight is different. Tonight, when he wakes, there's a visitor… Continue reading Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness || I was scared to read this and it broke my heart anyways

{ARC} Review: City of Ghost by Victoria Schwab || If I started a ghost-hunting show on the SciFy channel, would they pick me up?

City of GhostCassidy Blake #1Victoria SchwabCassidy Blake's parents are The Inspectres, a (somewhat inept) ghost-hunting team. But Cass herself can REALLY see ghosts. In fact, her best friend, Jacob, just happens to be one.When The Inspectres head to ultra-haunted Edinburgh, Scotland, for their new TV show, Cass—and Jacob—come along. In Scotland, Cass is surrounded by… Continue reading {ARC} Review: City of Ghost by Victoria Schwab || If I started a ghost-hunting show on the SciFy channel, would they pick me up?

{ARC} Review: City of Islands by Kali Wallace || YOU CAN’T TRUST ANYONE

City of Islands Kali Wallace A dark and riveting middle grade fantasy from the critically acclaimed Kali Wallace about an archipelago of magical islands and one girl’s dangerous discovery on the ocean floor. Perfect for fans of Holly Black and Kate Milford.  In a foggy archipelago called the City of Islands, twelve-year-old Mara has always… Continue reading {ARC} Review: City of Islands by Kali Wallace || YOU CAN’T TRUST ANYONE

Review: The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani DasGupta || Goofy villains and a BROTP for the ages

The Serpent's SecretKiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #1Sayantani DasGuptaMEET KIRANMALA: INTERDIMENSIONAL DEMONSLAYER(But she doesn’t know it yet.)On the morning of her twelfth birthday, Kiranmala is just a regular sixth grader living in Parsippany, New Jersey… until her parents mysteriously vanish later that day and a rakkhosh demon slams through her kitchen, determined to eat her… Continue reading Review: The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani DasGupta || Goofy villains and a BROTP for the ages

Review: Furthermore Tahereh Mafi || Purple prose and origami foxes’

FurthermoreFurthermore #1Tahereh MafiAlice Alexis Queensmeadow 12 rates three things most important: Mother, who wouldn’t miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and Father, who always loved her. Father disappeared from Ferenwood with only a ruler, almost three years ago. But she will have to travel through the mythical, dangerous land of Furthermore,… Continue reading Review: Furthermore Tahereh Mafi || Purple prose and origami foxes’

Review: Everwild by Neal Shusterman || Deja Vu in the candlelight

EverwildSkinjacker #2Neal ShustermanEverlost, the limbo land of dead children, is at war. Nick the “Chocolate Ogre” wants to help the children of Everlost reach the light at the end of the tunnel. Mary Hightower, self-proclaimed queen of lost children and dangerous fanatic, is determined to keep Everlost’s children trapped within its limbo for all eternity.… Continue reading Review: Everwild by Neal Shusterman || Deja Vu in the candlelight

Review: Everlost by Neal Shusterman || So many questions, I am so lost (no pun intended)

EverlostSkinjacker #1Neal ShustermanNick and Allie don't survive the car accident......but their souls don't exactly get where they're supposed to get either. Instead, they're caught halfway between life and death, in a sort of limbo known as Everlost: a shadow of the living world, filled with all the things and places that no longer exist. It's… Continue reading Review: Everlost by Neal Shusterman || So many questions, I am so lost (no pun intended)