Last of Her Name By Jessica Khoury [Review]

Last of Her NameRELEASE DATE: February 26th 2019
Jessica Khoury
   Young-Adult, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-fi.
PUBLISHER:  Scholastic Inc.

Sixteen years ago, rebellion swept the galaxy known as the Belt of Jewels. Every member of the royal family was murdered–down to their youngest child, Princess Anya–and the Union government rose in its place. But Stacia doesn’t think much about politics. She spends her days half-wild, rambling her father’s vineyard with her closest friends, Clio and Pol. Continue reading


Fake It Till You Break It By Jenn P. Nguyen [Review]

Fake It Till You Break ItRELEASE DATE: May 28th 2019
Jenn P. Nguyen
   Young-Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
PUBLISHER:  Swoon Reads


Mia and Jake have known each other their whole lives. They’ve endured summer vacations, Sunday brunches, even dentist visits together. Their mothers, who are best friends, are convinced that Mia and Jake would be the perfect couple, even though they can’t stand to be in the same room together. Continue reading

The Unhoneymooners By Christina Lauren [Review]

The UnhoneymoonersRELEASE DATE: May 14th, 2019
 Christina Lauren
 Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
PUBLISHER:  Gallery Books


Olive Torres is used to being the unlucky twin: from inexplicable mishaps to a recent layoff, her life seems to be almost comically jinxed. By contrast, her sister Ami is an eternal champion . . . she even managed to finance her entire wedding by winning a slew of contests. Unfortunately for Olive, the only thing worse than constant bad luck is having to spend the wedding day with the best man (and her nemesis), Ethan Thomas. Continue reading

Serious Moonlight By Jenn Bennett [Review]

Serious Moonlight RELEASE DATE: April 16th 2019
 Jenn Bennett
Young-Adult,  Contemporary, Romance.
PUBLISHER:  Simon Pulse


Mystery-book aficionado Birdie Lindberg has an overactive imagination. Raised in isolation and homeschooled by strict grandparents, she’s cultivated a whimsical fantasy life in which she plays the heroic detective and every stranger is a suspect. But her solitary world expands when she takes a job the summer before college, working the graveyard shift at a historic Seattle hotel. Continue reading

Vicious (Sinners of Saint #1) By L.J. Shen [Review]

Vicious (Sinners of Saint, #1)RELEASE DATE: December 27th 2016
 L.J. Shen
Adult,  Contemporary, Romance.



They say love and hate are the same feelings experienced under different circumstances, and it’s true.The man who comes to me in my dreams also haunts me in my nightmares. He is a brilliant lawyer. A skilled criminal. A beautiful liar. A bully and a savior, a monster and a lover. Continue reading

The Good Girl’s Guide to Being Bad By Cookie O’Gorman [Review & Giveaway]

The Good Girl's Guide to Being BadRELEASE DATE: April 25th 2019
Cookie O’Gorman
Young-Adult,  Contemporary, Romance .

Seventeen-year-old Sadie is tired of being a good girl.

Her Career Aptitude Test results say she’s ideally suited for a career in the clergy (aka a nun), and on top of that, she receives yet another rejection. An aspiring dancer/choreographer, Sadie dreams of being featured on Dancer’s Edge—but they say she’s too sweet, needs more life experience. Her BFF, Kyle, and her oldest friend, 79-year-old Betty, agree: Sadie is in desperate need of a life makeover. Continue reading

To Best the Boys By Mary Weber [Review]

To Best the BoysRELEASE DATE: March 19th 2019
Mary Webber
Young-Adult,  Historical Fantasy, Adventure .
PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson

Every year for the past fifty-four years, the residents of Pinsbury Port receive a mysterious letter inviting all eligible-aged boys to compete for an esteemed scholarship to the all-male Stemwick University. The poorer residents look to see that their names are on the list. The wealthier look to see how likely their sons are to survive. And Rhen Tellur opens it to see if she can derive which substances the ink and parchment are created from, using her father’s microscope. Continue reading

Smoke and Key By Kelsey Sutton [ARC Review]

Smoke and Key

RELEASE DATE: April 2nd 2019
Kelsey Sutton 
Young-Adult,  Historical-Fantasy,  Horror, Romance .
PUBLISHER: Entangled: Teen

A sound awakens her. There’s darkness all around. And then she’s falling…

She has no idea who or where she is. Or why she’s dead. The only clue to her identity hangs around her neck: a single rusted key. This is how she and the others receive their names—from whatever belongings they had when they fell out of their graves. Under is a place of dirt and secrets, and Key is determined to discover the truth of her past in order to escape it. Continue reading

Dream (Foolish Kingdoms #4) By Natalia Jaster [Review]

Dream (Foolish Kingdoms, #4)RELEASE DATE: February 21, 2019
Natalia Jaster
New-Adult,  Fantasy,    Adventure, LGBT, Romance.

Lyrik is a rogue with skills.

In the Kingdom of Winter, he’s a swaggering potioneer who hunts for wisdom—a brew that will shake the world.
It’s the only secret he craves.
Except for the one boy he can’t have.

Nicu is a dreamer with hopes. Continue reading

The Prince’s Prisoner (Feared Fables #2) By Klarissa King & Isla Jones [Review]

The Prince's Prisoner (Feared Fables, #2)RELEASE DATE: February 15th 2019
Klarissa King & Isla Jones
New-Adult,  Fantasy,  Fae, Retelling.    
Independently Published

A dark fae prince. A stolen human girl.
And an unwanted marriage.
Not all beasts can be redeemed…

Callie doesn’t believe in fairy tales. Too bad they believe in her.
The fae whisk Callie and her friend off to be prisoners of an eternal dance. But Callie is stolen again.
Maybe the eternal dance wasn’t so bad after all… Continue reading