Reviews

Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Title: Station Eleven Author: Emily St. John Mandel Type: Dystopian, Science Fiction Genre: Fiction Publisher: Knopf Date published: September 9th 2014 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 336 Rating: 4/5 An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, Station Eleven tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of… Continue reading Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

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Interviews

Interview with Nancy Richardson Fischer (Author of When Elephants Fly)

Hey Guys! I recently had the opportunity of interviewing the wonderful Nancy Richardson Fischer! Her new YA novel, When Elephants Fly, will be available September 4, 2018. It's a heartfelt and adventurous story about a girl who overcomes her fear to save a baby elephant, a must read this year. Here are some of her… Continue reading Interview with Nancy Richardson Fischer (Author of When Elephants Fly)

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Review: My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih

Title: My Real Name is Hanna Author: Tara Lynn Masih Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 11th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 208 Rating: 4/5 Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is a powerful coming-of-age story that will resonate with fans of The Book Thief and Between Shades of Gray. Hanna… Continue reading Review: My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih

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Review: Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Title: Turtles All the Way Down Author: John Green Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publisher: Dutton Books Date published: October 10th 2017 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 288 Rating: 3.5/5 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… Continue reading Review: Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Bookish Thoughts

Book Rant: When Elephants Fly

Ok, let me start off saying that I’m writing this at 4 am in the morning. Cause. I. Can’t. Sleep. Let me sum up my schedule yesterday. I got this book at one pm. Finished writing the review at twelve. I was holding back so much though. Editing and cutting, editing and cutting. If I didn’t, the… Continue reading Book Rant: When Elephants Fly

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Review: When Elephants Fly by Nancy Richardson Fischer

Title: When Elephants Fly Author: Nancy Richardson Fischer Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Adventure Publisher: Harlequin Teen Date published: September 4th 2018 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 400 Source: ARC via Netgalley Rating: 5/5 There are some battles worth fighting even if it means losing yourself. T. Lily Decker is a high school senior with a twelve-year plan: avoid stress, drugs,… Continue reading Review: When Elephants Fly by Nancy Richardson Fischer

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Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

Title: Legendary Author: Stephanie Garber Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Adventure Publisher: Flatiron Books Date published: May 29th 2018 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 451 Rating: 5/5 A heart to protect. A debt to repay. A game to win. After being swept up in the magical world of Caraval, Donatella Dragna has finally escaped her father and saved her sister Scarlett from… Continue reading Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

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Review: Ballad for a Mad Girl by Vikki Wakefield

Title: Ballad for a Mad Girl Author: Vikki Wakefield Type: Fiction Genre: Paranormal, Mystery Publisher: Test Publishing Date published: May 29th 2017 Format: digital Page Count: 301 Source: ARC via Netgalley Rating: 3/5 Everyone knows seventeen-year-old Grace Foley is a bit mad. She’s a prankster and a risk-taker, and she’s not afraid of anything—except losing. As part… Continue reading Review: Ballad for a Mad Girl by Vikki Wakefield

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Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Title: Caraval Author: Stephanie Garber Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Adventure Publisher: Flatiron Books Date published: January 31st, 2017 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 407 Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing… Continue reading Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

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Review: A List of Cages by Robin Roe

Title: A List of Cages Author: Robin Roe Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Date published: January 10, 2017 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 320 Rating: 3.5/5 When Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he’s got it made. Sure, it means a lot of sitting around, which… Continue reading Review: A List of Cages by Robin Roe