Fantasy

Edgewood: A Contemporary Fantasy Set in Montreal

*I received a free copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 3.5/5 Stars Author: Kristen Ciccarelli Publisher/Imprint: Wednesday Books Edition: Hardcover, 394 Pages Publication Date: March 01, 2022 A Spine that Shines? Partially   Book Synopsis Can love survive the dark? No matter how far she runs,… Continue reading Edgewood: A Contemporary Fantasy Set in Montreal

Historical Fiction

The Red Palace: An Intricate Historical Mystery With a Dash of Romance

*I received a free copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: June Hur Publisher/Imprint: Feiwel & Friends Edition: Hardcover, 329 Pages Publication Date: January 25, 2022 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well!   Book Synopsis Joseon (Korea), 1758. There are few options available to… Continue reading The Red Palace: An Intricate Historical Mystery With a Dash of Romance

Fantasy

Daughter of the Moon Goddess: A Lush, Romantic Fantasy!

*I received a free ARC of this book from the publisher. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 5/5 Stars Author: Sue Lynn Tan Publisher/Imprint: Harper Voyager Edition: Paperback ARC, 496 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: January 11, 2022 A Spine that Shines? Exquisitely!… Continue reading Daughter of the Moon Goddess: A Lush, Romantic Fantasy!

Fantasy

Year of the Reaper: A Character Driven Story Full of Heart!

*I received a free finished copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: Makiia Lucier Publisher/Imprint: Clarion Books Edition: Hardcover, 324 Pages Publication Date: November 09, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well!   Book Synopsis The past never forgets... Before an ambush by enemy soldiers,… Continue reading Year of the Reaper: A Character Driven Story Full of Heart!

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Fantasy

Lakesedge: An Atmospheric Gothic Romance

*I received a free finished copy (regular edition) of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: Lyndall Clipstone Publisher/Imprint: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Edition: Hardcover, 376 Pages Publication Date: September 28, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Pretty Well!   Book Synopsis A lush gothic fantasy about… Continue reading Lakesedge: An Atmospheric Gothic Romance

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Action/Adventure

Beast Boy Loves Raven: An Action-Packed Teen Titans Romance

*I received a free copy of this book from DC Comics for review purposes. These are my honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: Kami Garcia Illustrator: Gabriel Picolo Publisher/Imprint: DC Comics Edition: Paperback, 191 Pages Publication Date: September 28, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well!   Book Synopsis From #1 New York Times bestselling author… Continue reading Beast Boy Loves Raven: An Action-Packed Teen Titans Romance

Fantasy

Small Favors: Small-Town Horror with Fairy Tale Vibes

*I received a free review copy of this book from the publisher. I also purchased the yellow B&N edition for myself. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: Erin A. Craig Publisher/Imprint: Delacorte Press Edition: Hardcover, 466 Pages Publication Date: July 27, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well!   Book… Continue reading Small Favors: Small-Town Horror with Fairy Tale Vibes

Fantasy

Six Crimson Cranes: The Asian Fairy Tale I’ve Been Waiting For!

*I received a free copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 5/5 Stars Author: Elizabeth Lim Publisher/Imprint: Knopf Edition: Hardcover, 456 Pages Publication Date: July 06, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Brilliantly!   Book Synopsis Shiori, the only princess of Kiata, has a secret. Forbidden magic runs… Continue reading Six Crimson Cranes: The Asian Fairy Tale I’ve Been Waiting For!

Fantasy

Daughter of Sparta: An Empowering, Female-Led Retelling of ‘Daphne & Apollo’

*I received a free finished copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 4/5 Stars Author: Claire M. Andrews Publisher/Imprint: Jimmy Patterson Books Edition: Hardcover, 375 Pages Publication Date: June 08, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well! Book Synopsis Sparta forged her into a deadly weapon. Now… Continue reading Daughter of Sparta: An Empowering, Female-Led Retelling of ‘Daphne & Apollo’

Mystery/Thriller

The Mary Shelley Club: Extracurricular Activities Take on a Whole New Level of Horror

*I received a free copy of this book from the publisher. These are my personal, honest opinions. Thank you.* 3.5/5 Stars Author: Goldy Moldavsky Publisher/Imprint: Henry Holt & Company Edition: Hardcover, 468 Pages Publication Date: April 13, 2021 A Spine that Shines? Fairly Well   Book Synopsis New York Times –bestselling author Goldy Moldavsky delivers… Continue reading The Mary Shelley Club: Extracurricular Activities Take on a Whole New Level of Horror