November 2022 Mini-Reviews 

Review: Talk Santa to Me by Linda Urban *We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Talk Santa to Me is basically Grandma Got Runover by a Reindeer meets a Hallmark movie. Frankincense “Francie” was born in a stable. Well, a stable at the Hollydale Holiday Shop, her family’s Christmas store. Francie lovesContinue reading “November 2022 Mini-Reviews “

Review: The Secret History by Donna Tartt

The Secret History released in 1992, but it’s been popular recently. We stumbled upon this book online, which has high praise and a dedicated following. In fact, with the dark academia trend, The Secret History has become an important text. People are enthralled by the New England college setting, the group of classics students andContinue reading “Review: The Secret History by Donna Tartt”

Review: Wait for Me by Sara Shepard

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Do you believe in reincarnation? Sara Shepard asks readers to be open to the possibility. Casey Rhodes already lives an unconventional life. At 17, she’s a sophomore at NYU and dating Marcus Coleman, one of the most eligible men in NYC. At an exclusive holidayContinue reading “Review: Wait for Me by Sara Shepard”

Review: Spells for Lost Things by Jenna Evans Welch 

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Willow and Mason have lived opposite lives on different coasts. Willow lives with her rich mom outside of Los Angeles in a fancy modern house, while Mason has spent the last few years in the foster care system in Boston. But two things happen atContinue reading “Review: Spells for Lost Things by Jenna Evans Welch “

August 2022 Mini-Reviews

Review: The Charmed List by Julie Abe *We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Ellie Kobata is tired of being the quiet girl. She’s ready to take risks, go on adventures and have an unforgettable summer. That starts with creating her Anti-Wallflower List — 13 items to complete before school starts inContinue reading “August 2022 Mini-Reviews”

May 2022 Mini-Reviews

Review: Dead Girls Can’t Tell Secrets by Chelsea Ichaso *We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Savannah Sullivan knows her younger sister Piper didn’t try to kill herself. It doesn’t matter what everyone is saying, she knows Piper’s fall was no accident. Desperate to learn the truth, Savannah signs up for survivalContinue reading “May 2022 Mini-Reviews”

Review: The Secret Circle by L.J. Smith

Happy Halloween everyone! To celebrate this time of year, we decided to reread one of our favorite series about witches: The Secret Circle by L.J. Smith. We read the original trilogy: The Initiation, The Captive and The Power. While we love the other three books: The Divide, The Hunt and The Temptation, they were actuallyContinue reading “Review: The Secret Circle by L.J. Smith”

Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

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 Bardugo”

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”

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”