ARC Reviews, Blog Tours

SKIN OF THE SEA by Natasha Bowen: Creative Review Tour

Hi everyone! I'm still here (I swear) and what a better way to come back from a reviewing hiatus with this amazing book! Thank you so much Literary Bound Tour for including me in the blog tour and to Penguin Random House for the stunning finished copy 💕 Title: Skin of the Sea Author: Natasha Bowen… Continue reading SKIN OF THE SEA by Natasha Bowen: Creative Review Tour

Book Reviews

Not Even Bones by Rebecca Schaeffer

Title: Not Even Bones (Market of Monsters #1) Author: Rebecca Schaeffer Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Source: ARC via Publisher Synopsis: Dexter meets This Savage Song in this dark fantasy about a girl who sells magical body parts on the black market — until she’s betrayed. Nita doesn’t murder supernatural beings… Continue reading Not Even Bones by Rebecca Schaeffer

Film Review

Dumplin’ Movie Review

Title: Dumplin’ Personal Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Release Date: December 7, 2018 Running Time: 110 minutes Directed by: Anne Fletcher Screenplay: Kristin Hahn Music: Dolly Parton Cinematography: Elliot Davis Edited by: Emma E. Hickox Starring: Danielle Macdonald / Jennifer Aniston / Odeya Rush Source: Netflix Synopsis: The plus-size, teenage daughter of a former beauty queen signs up for her mum's pageant as a protest… Continue reading Dumplin’ Movie Review

Book Reviews

The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Author: Michelle Barker Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️💫 Publication Date: October 2, 2018 Publisher: Graydon House Source: ARC via Publisher Synopsis: Two centuries after the Salem witch trials, there’s still one witch left in Massachusetts. But she doesn’t even know it. Take this as a warning: if you are not able or willing to control yourself, it will not only be you who… Continue reading The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Book Reviews

Thirteen Reasons Why|Book Review

      Author: Jay Asher Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: October 18th, 2017 Publisher: Razorbill You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play. Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his… Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why|Book Review

Book Reviews

There’s Someone Inside Your House | Book Review

Author: Stephanie Perkins Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Publication Date: September 26th, 2017 Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Summary: Scream meets YA in this hotly-anticipated new novel from the bestselling author of Anna and the French Kiss. One-by-one, the students of Osborne High are dying in a series of gruesome murders, each with increasing and grotesque flair. As the terror grows closer and… Continue reading There’s Someone Inside Your House | Book Review

Book Reviews

The Rules of Magic | Book Review

Author: Alice Hoffman Rating: 4/5 Stars Publication Date: October 10th, 2017 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Summary: Find your magic For the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man. Hundreds of years later, in New York City at the cusp of the sixties, when the… Continue reading The Rules of Magic | Book Review

Book Reviews

Everything, Everything | Book Review

Author: Nicola Yoon Rating: 5/5 Stars Publishing Company: Publication Date: Summary: My disease is as rare as it is famous. Basically, I’m allergic to the world. I don’t leave my house, have not left my house in seventeen years. The only people I ever see are my mom and my nurse, Carla. But then one day, a moving… Continue reading Everything, Everything | Book Review

Book Reviews

Manhatten Beach | Book Review

Author: Jennifer Egan Rating: 3/5 Stars Publication Date: October 3rd, 2017 Publisher: Scribner/Simon & Schuster Summary: Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Anna observes the uniformed servants, the… Continue reading Manhatten Beach | Book Review

Book Reviews

Sparks of Light (Into the Dim #2) | Book Review

Author: Janet B. Taylor Rating: 4/5 Stars Publisher: Publication Date: August 5, 2017 Summary: For the first time in her life, Hope Walton has friends . . . and a (maybe) boyfriend. She’s a Viator, a member of a long line of time-traveling ancestors. When the Viators learn of a plan to steal a dangerous device from the inventor Nikola… Continue reading Sparks of Light (Into the Dim #2) | Book Review