Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bargudo

The streets of Ketterdam are bustling with international trade, and a new drug has been introduced onto the streets— jurda parem, capable of heightening any Grisha’s powers beyond their control. Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker is offered the chance to orchestrate the heist of a lifetime: find the scientist who created jurda parem and Kaz will beContinue reading “Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bargudo”

Review: Mazarine by Cece Louise

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Mazarine is third book in The Forest Tales series and the companion to Desperate Forest and The Jabberwocky Princess. Darius, the former King of the Kingdom of Marcsnovia, has spent three years as prisoner on a fishing ship. Ever since Jay and Roselynn sentenced Darius, he’s beenContinue reading “Review: Mazarine by Cece Louise”

Book vs TV Show: Tiny Pretty Things

Warning: Spoilers if you haven’t read the book series or watched the TV show.  Late last year, Tiny Pretty Things released on Netflix. We had to watch it as soon as we saw the trailer. How could we resist a dark mystery set at a hyper-competitive ballet school?  The book by Sona Charaipotra and DhonielleContinue reading “Book vs TV Show: Tiny Pretty Things”

Review: The Lucky List by Rachael Lippincott

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Emily Carter used to be lucky. Three years ago her life changed and she felt like her luck ran out. Now, most of her friends aren’t speaking to her, her dad is selling the house and her summer will be nothing but boring.

Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Tag

Today we’re participating in the Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Book Tag. We were tagged by Anna’s Book Nook and we’re so excited to participate! The Rules Make sure to give credit to the original creator of this tag- Bree Hill If you want to, ping back to the post you first saw this tagContinue reading “Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Tag”

June 2021 Book Club: Silence of Bones by June Hur

The Book Silence of Bones released April 21, 2020. Why did we pick this book? Silence of Bones has been on our TBR for over a year. We hadn’t read a YA historical fiction in a while and thought June was the perfect time for this book…since it’s the author’s name. Bad pun, we know!Continue reading “June 2021 Book Club: Silence of Bones by June Hur”

Review: Made in Korea by Sarah Suk

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* High school senior Valerie Kwon runs K&C K-BEAUTY, her school’s number one student-run business, with her cousin Charlie. Valerie’s goal is to save enough money to take her beloved halmeoni to Paris (and maybe show her mother that she’s worth as much as her successfulContinue reading “Review: Made in Korea by Sarah Suk”

A Book Lover’s Guide to Boston, Massachusetts

Last year we did a post on A Book Lover’s Guide to Lisbon, Portugal. This time we covered Boston, Massachusetts. Have you been to any of the locations we mention? Let us know in the comments. All pictures used in the post belong to us! 1. The Coop The Coop is a bookstore in HarvardContinue reading “A Book Lover’s Guide to Boston, Massachusetts”

Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

Picking up a few months after The Cruel Prince left off, Jude Duarte is adjusting to her new life and role in the place. Ever since she betrayed Cardan Greenbriar, he keeps her at arm’s length. To top it all off, Jude and Taryn’s relationship remains tense and Madoc is angry that the girl he raisedContinue reading “Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black”

Book Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

We had so much fun reading Realm Breaker with our book club. Below you’ll see some of our discussion questions and how everyone responded. Book Summary Corayne an-Amarat has one job: to save the Ward. Growing up with a pirate mother and an absent father, Corayne never thought she was special. When two strangers show up atContinue reading “Book Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard”