book reviews

Young Jane Young- Review

Young Jane Young, by Gabrielle Zevin   My Review Rating: 4/5 ****'s   First, let me say that I requested this from Netgalley based solely on the fact that I loved the author's last book, The Storied Life of AJ Fikry. I really didn't pay much attention to the synopsis; all I really knew about it… Continue reading Young Jane Young- Review

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The Black Witch- Review

The Black Witch, by Laurie Forest In case you hadn't heard, there was a ton of controversy surrounding this book when it was released. Several book bloggers and reviewers gave it a one star rating on Goodreads claiming that the book was "Racist," "Homophobic," and "Abelist," which I honestly don't understand but it's all bs… Continue reading The Black Witch- Review

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Wednesday is Recommends-day

Spellbook of the Lost and Found, by Moira Fowley-Doyle (Summary/photo credit: Goodreads.com) My Review 4.5/5 ****   I didn’t know what to expect going into this book. I knew it was targeted toward a YA audience, and that it was so-called “magical realism.” It isn't something that I would’ve normally gone for, but I had… Continue reading Wednesday is Recommends-day

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TBR Tuesday

TBR Tuesday So like any avid reader, my TBR is a little out of control. I buy new books all the time. I am definitely an emotional reader, so I honestly never even know what I'm going to read next. For today's post I am going to feature some of the books that I have… Continue reading TBR Tuesday

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Must-Read Monday

Must Read Monday   The selection this month that I read for my “Adults who read YA” book club is an absolute must read!   The Serpent King, by Jeff Zentner.   Dill has had to wrestle with vipers his whole life at home, as the only son of a Pentecostal minister who urges him… Continue reading Must-Read Monday