Book Review: My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows

Title: My Lady Jane Author: Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: June 7th 2016 Genre: Young Adult Historical Retelling Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★.5 Synopsis: Edward (long live the king) is the King of England. He’s also dying, which is inconvenient, as he’s only sixteen and he’d much rather be planning for his first kiss than considering who will … Continue reading Book Review: My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows

Book Review: Ruined by Amy Tintera

Title: Ruined Author: Amy Tintera Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: May 3rd 2016 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★★.5 Synopsis: A revenge that will consume her. A love that will ruin her. Emelina Flores has nothing. Her home in Ruina has been ravaged by war. She lacks the powers of her fellow Ruined. Worst of all, she witnessed … Continue reading Book Review: Ruined by Amy Tintera

Book Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Title: A Monster Calls Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: Walker Books Publication Date: 27th 2011 Genre: Young Adult Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★ Synopsis: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, … Continue reading Book Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Book Review: The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Title: The Star-Touched Queen Author: Roshani Chokshi Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin Publication Date: April 26th 2016 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Review Rating: ★★ Synopsis: Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of death and destruction, she … Continue reading Book Review: The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Book Review: A Fierce and Subtle Posion by Samantha Mabry

Title: A Fierce and Subtle Poison Author: Samantha Mabry Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Everyone knows the legends about the cursed girl--Isabel, the one the señoras whisper about. They say she has green skin and grass for hair, and she feeds on the poisonous plants that fill her family’s Caribbean island … Continue reading Book Review: A Fierce and Subtle Posion by Samantha Mabry

Book Review: Roseblood by A.G. Howard

Title: Roseblood Author: A.G. Howard Publisher: Harry N. Abrams (US); Abrams Books (UK) Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: In this modern day spin on Leroux’s gothic tale of unrequited love turned to madness, seventeen-year-old Rune Germain has a mysterious affliction linked to her operatic talent, and a horrifying mistake she’s trying to hide. Hoping creative direction … Continue reading Book Review: Roseblood by A.G. Howard

Book Review: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Title: Three Dark Crowns Author: Kendare Blake Publisher: Harper Teen (US); Macmillan Children's Books (UK) Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Review Rating: ★★★★.5 Synopsis: In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to … Continue reading Book Review: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake