Book Review: Crooked Kingdom

Overall Rating: 4.5/5Pages: 561Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Crime, AdventurePace: Medium-FastRead if you loved: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, Percy Jackson by Rick Riordan, A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J MaasContent warnings: Violence, addiction, sexual assault When the Crows returned to Ketterdam, they expected to be lavished with wealth beyond their imaginations. Instead, theyContinue reading “Book Review: Crooked Kingdom”

Book Review: Six of Crows

Overall Rating: 4/5Pages: 465Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Crime, AdventurePace: FastRead if you loved: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adayemi, Percy Jackson by Rick Riordan, Catch Me if You Can, White CollarContent warnings: Violence Set within the Grishaverse in Ketterdam, a trade and profit-driven locale that is homeContinue reading “Book Review: Six of Crows”

ACOTAR TV Adaptation!!!

So here I am sitting at my desk with a cup of coffee, attempting to study for my advanced cell biology midterm (and failing miserably) when I get a notification. I will spare you the details of how I got there but I head over to @therealpapamaas on Instagram, who fans of Sarah J MaasContinue reading “ACOTAR TV Adaptation!!!”

Book Review: Klara and the Sun

Overall Rating: 3.5/5Genre: Science-fiction, literary fiction, dystopianPace: SlowRead if you loved: Westworld (I haven’t read anything similar yet!)Content warnings: None Ahhh I was so excited for this book but sadly, I think I’ve got an unpopular opinion here. Klara is an Artificial Friend whose only wish is to be taken home by a loving family.Continue reading “Book Review: Klara and the Sun”

Book Review: Ruin and Rising

Overall Rating: 3.5/5Genre: Fantasy, YA AdventurePace: FastRead if you loved: Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, Divergent by Veronica RothContent warnings: None As promised, the review for Ruin and Rising is here and wow do I have a lotContinue reading “Book Review: Ruin and Rising”

Book Review: Siege and Storm

Overall Rating: 3/5Genre: Fantasy, YA AdventurePace: Medium-fastRead if you loved: Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, Divergent by Veronica RothContent warnings: None Picking up right where we left off, Siege and Storm is the second novel in the GrishaContinue reading “Book Review: Siege and Storm”

ARC: The Dinner Guest

Overall rating: 4/5Genre: Mystery, Psychological Thriller, Domestic FictionPace: FastRead if you loved: The Guest List by Lucy Foley, The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine, Anxious People by Fredrik BackmanContent warnings: murder, pedophilia Charlie and Matthew are the instagram perfect couple. They are wealthy, successful, and doting fathers to their loving son, Titus. Enter RachelContinue reading “ARC: The Dinner Guest”

Book Review: Shadow and Bone

Overall Rating: 4/5Genre: Fantasy, YAPace: FastRead if you loved: Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, Divergent by Veronica RothContent warnings: None I have been having a real craving for a tv/movie adaptation of a good book. I know, IContinue reading “Book Review: Shadow and Bone”

Book Review: Knight in Paper Armor

Overall rating: 3/5Genre: Science-fiction, DystopianPace: FastRead if you loved: American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins, When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole, Stranger ThingsContent warnings: Antisemitism, racism, torture Billy Jakobek has lived his life as an experiment. Born with abilities to absorb the emotions and memories of everyone around him, he is keenly acquainted withContinue reading “Book Review: Knight in Paper Armor”

Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone

Overall Rating: 3.5/5Genre: YA FantasyPace: FastRead if you loved: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna, A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas, Percy Jackson by Rick RiordanContent warnings: Torture, violence The first book in the Legacy of Orisha series, Children of Blood and Bone is a fast-paced adventure set in a segregatedContinue reading “Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone”