Book Review: A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir

A Reaper at the Gates The daughter of a rebel, a human gatekeeper to the underworld, and the secondhand to a corrupt emperor must fight to survive and free a nation in flux. Favorites: Using multiple points of view established […]

Book Review: Mister Impossible by Maggie Stiefvater

Mister Impossible Two dreamers seek to save themselves and their kind in the face of their own deadly powers and those who hung them because of their dreams. Favorites: Just as with book 1, the world building, character development, and […]

Book Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

Sky in the Deep A young warrior is confronted with the return of her brother after his death. When she finds that he is alive and is begrudgingly saved by his new tribe, she soon learns that her enemies may […]

Top 5 Horror Books for Halloween

Halloween is a favorite in my household. Candy, costumes, and gore galore. ‘Tis the season for horror! If you’re looking for some chilling reads to get you in the holiday spirit, here are my top five horror reads from the […]

Book Review: A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

A Torch Against the Night When a teenage girl escapes enslavement at an egregious warrior academy, she partners with a warrior who himself is in danger from the corruption within. Monsters, human and inhuman, haunt them, threaten them, and take […]

Book Review: Asylum by Madeleine Roux

Asylum Dan and his new friends at a summer program in a rehabbed asylum find out quickly that their studies won’t be as scary as the former patients or as difficult as just surviving among the secrets of Brookline. Favorites: […]

Book Review: The Twice Lost by Sarah Porter

The Twice Lost After Luce finds evidence of humans’ true cruelty, she seeks to save those who are left. In her sorrow and isolation, she rises to the role that the world requires of her. How can she remain true […]

Book Review: The Siren by Kiera Cass

The Siren A young woman, bound to the sea, struggles to keep her century long vow to the ocean that saved her when she meets the one. A young man who survives the sirens’ song. Favorites: The play on soulmates […]

Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

An Ember in Ashes Laia suffers great loss when empire soldiers storm her home. She puts her faith in the rebels but becomes wary while on her mission as a rebel spy at Blackcliff Academy. Who can she trust to […]