There are so many exciting books coming out this summer! It was difficult, but I managed to narrow the list down to my top ten summer releases.
I am super excited to present to you today my review of The Way the Light Bends and an interview with its author, Cordelia Jensen! I am over the moon to be sharing this amazing book with you all.
Happy almost spring! I'm still waiting for nice weather. 😉 Today, I'm super excited to be linking up with Top Ten Tuesday to talk about books I can't wait to read this spring. There are sooo many young adult books coming out soon, so it was hard to pick just ten!
Want is a cautionary tale set in near-future Taiwan that warns readers of what will happen if we don't stop destroying the planet. Read on to hear my thoughts on the book, as well as a list of ten things normal people can do to help the environment.
I read a lot of good books in February! In fact, almost all of them were four stars or higher, which is pretty awesome. In this set of mini reviews, I'll be talking about three young adult contemporary novels I read this month:
Get ready for three new mini book reviews! I tried the mini review format once before and really liked it, so I thought I'd try some more! Today's set will include three stories relating to both magic and school: Carry On, Akata Witch, and Friends With Boys.
I really really enjoyed this book! I loved how it tackled important topics like racism and Islamophobia while also having a lot of cute, romantic elements typical of ya contemporary.
I wasn’t a huge fan of this book, mostly because of the characters, but I did enjoy the writing style.
Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear. It is in this brutal world, inspired by ancient Rome, that Laia lives with her grandparents and older brother. The family ekes out an existence in the Empire’s impoverished backstreets. They do not challenge the Empire. They’ve seen what happens to those who do.
So guess what... I ordered an Owlcrate box! This was my first time purchasing any kind of subscription box whatsoever, and I'll admit, I was a bit hesitant. But, I've heard such good things about Owlcrate, and their boxes always look like so much fun, so I decided to give it a try. And I'm …