Hello my wonderful friends and Happy New Year! I have this feeling 2020 is going to be an amazing year and even more so for the bookish community! Book sales are up, local book stores are thriving, and there are TONS of incredible books releasing this year! I wanted to start this year off on… Continue reading My 2020 Bookish Goals!
The Starless Sea Author: Erin Morgenstern Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Genre: Fantasy, Adult Fiction Pages: 498 Publisher: Doubleday Books SYNOPSIS: Far beneath the surface of the earth, upon the shores of the Starless Sea, there is a labyrinthine collection of tunnels and rooms filled with stories. The entryways that lead to this sanctuary are often… Continue reading The Starless Sea : Book Review
The Guinevere Deception Author: Kiersten White Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Genre: Fantasy, Retelling Pages: 352 Publisher: Delacorte Press SYNOPSIS: There was nothing in the world as magical and terrifying as a girl.Princess Guinevere has come to Camelot to wed a stranger: the charismatic King Arthur. With magic clawing at the kingdom's borders, the great wizard… Continue reading The Guinevere Deception : Book Review
Tunnel of Bones Author: Victoria Schwab Publication Date: September 3, 2019 Genre: Paranormal, Fantasy, Middle Grade Pages: 287 Publisher: Scholastic Press SYNOPSIS: Trouble is haunting Cassidy Blake . . . even more than usual.She (plus her ghost best friend, Jacob, of course) are in Paris, where Cass's parents are filming their TV show about the… Continue reading Tunnel of Bones : Book Review
Daisy Jones & The Six Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Publication Date: March 5, 2019 Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 355 Publisher: Ballantine Books SYNOPSIS: Everyone knows Daisy Jones & The Six: The band's album Aurora came to define the rock 'n' roll era of the late seventies, and an entire generation of girls wanted to grow up to… Continue reading Daisy Jones & The Six : Book Review
Girls of Paper and Fire Author: Natasha Ngan Publication Date: November 6, 2018 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 400 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Books SYNOPSIS: Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It's the highest honor they could hope for...and the most demeaning. This year, there's a ninth. And… Continue reading Girls of Paper and Fire : Book Review
Stalking Jack the Ripper Author: Kerri Maniscalco Publication Date: September 20, 2016 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 327 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson SYNOPSIS: Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she… Continue reading Stalking Jack the Ripper : Book Review
Heart of Flames Author: Nicki Pau Preto Publication Date: Expected February 11, 2020 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Pages: 620 Publisher: Simon Pulse SYNOPSIS: Veronyka, Tristan, and Sev must stop the advancing empire from destroying the Phoenix Riders in this fiery sequel to Crown of Feathers, which #1 New York Times bestselling author Kendare Blake calls… Continue reading Heart of Flames : Book Review
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. This week's prompt is for my top ten book that give off an autumn vibe - that I read this year (yes I know this was last week's prompt but I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday!
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. This week's prompt is for my top ten character traits I love! Independence I really love an independent character. Someone who doesn't need another person to take care of them, but… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday