Book Review: The Rose & the Dagger (The Wrath and the Dawn # 2)

Book Review: The Rose & The Dagger by Renee Ahdieh Copy: Hardcover Number of Pages: 416 Date Published: April 26, 2016 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Rating: 4/5 stars The darker the sky, the brighter the stars. In a land on the brink of war, Shahrzad is forced from the arms of … More Book Review: The Rose & the Dagger (The Wrath and the Dawn # 2)

Book Review: The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle # 1)

Book Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Copy: Hardcover Number of Pages: 409 Date Published: September 18, 2012 Publisher: Scholastic Press Rating: “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing … More Book Review: The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle # 1)

Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1)

Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1) by Sabaa Tahir Copy: Hardcover Number of pages: 446 Date Published: April 28, 2015 Publisher: Razorbill Rating:  Actual rating: 4.5 stars Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those … More Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1)

Book Review: The Winner’s Crime (The Winner’s Trilogy # 2)

Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski Copy: Hardcover Number of Pages: 402 Date Published: March 3, 2015 Publisher:  Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Rating:  Actual rating: 4.5 stars Following your heart can be a crime A royal wedding means one celebration after another: balls, fireworks, and revelry until dawn. But to Kestrel it means … More Book Review: The Winner’s Crime (The Winner’s Trilogy # 2)

Book Review: The Winner’s Curse (The Winner’s Trilogy # 1)

Book Review # 31: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski Copy: E-book Number of pages: 355 Date Published: March 4, 2014 Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux Rating:  As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers, seventeen-year-old Kestrel has two choices: she can join the military or get married. … More Book Review: The Winner’s Curse (The Winner’s Trilogy # 1)

Book Review: Dreams of Gods & Monsters

Book Review # 27: Dreams of Gods & Monsters (Daughter of Smoke & Bone # 3) by Laini Taylor Copy: Hardcover Number of Pages: 613 Date Published: April 8, 2014 Publisher: Little, Brown, & Company Rating: 5/5 stars By way of a staggering deception, Karou has taken control of the chimaera rebellion and is intent on steering its course away from … More Book Review: Dreams of Gods & Monsters