I feel like I say this a lot, but unfortunately it applies to many of my most recent reads: I wanted to like this book more than I did.Heart of Iron was cute and interesting sometimes, but for the most part it was pretty average.
Turtles All the Way Down by John Green Published by: Dutton Books Release Date: October 10, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary Format: Hardcover Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the… Continue reading Book Review: Turtles All the Way Down by John Green
I know, this is very very late again and I've been pretty much MIA for a good while. But I've had tons of things to do at work and for class, so that will continue to be my excuse! And I did do lots of things in November, but I sadly didn't review many books… Continue reading Very Quick November Wrap-Up!
That Inevitable Victorian Thing by E.K. Johnston Published by: Dutton Books Release Date: October 3, 2017 Genre: YA Science-Fiction/Alternate History Format: Hardcover Set in a near-future world where the British Empire was preserved, not by the cost of blood and theft but by effort of repatriation and promises kept, That Inevitable Victorian Thing is a novel of love, duty, and the… Continue reading Book Review: That Inevitable Victorian Thing by E.K. Johnston
Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga Published by: Balzer + Bray Release Date: November 7th, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary Format: eARC Others by Author: My Heart and Other Black Holes Despite sending him letters ever since she was thirteen, Taliah Abdallat never thought she'd ever really meet Julian Oliver. But one day, while her mother is out of… Continue reading ARC Review: Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga
Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman Published by: Simon Pulse Release Date: September 26th, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary Format: Hardcover Others by Author: Summer Bird Blue (Release date TBA) Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to… Continue reading Book Review: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman
Nevernight by Jay Kristoff Published by: Thomas Dunne on August 9th, 2016 Genre: Fantasy Format: Hardcover Next in Series: Godsgrave (The Nevernight Chronicles #2) Others by Author: Stormdancer (The Lotus Wars), Illuminae (The Illuminae Files) In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family. Daughter… Continue reading Book Review: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff