Book Review | Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake

“The laws are clear: there are only two strong enough to defeat them. One born for it, the other through great sacrifice.” Ashley: Beyond a Darkened Shore is a tale of two enemies, a Celt woman with inhuman abilities and a Norse man with the strength of gods. When both of their lands are threatened … More Book Review | Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake

Book Review | Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

“Uncertainty isn’t always a bad thing. Sometimes it can even be filled with extraordinary potential.” Last year, I picked up Jenn Bennett’s first novel, Alex, Approximately, and really enjoyed it! So with her newest release, Starry Eyes, I had pretty high expectations. This story revolves around Zorie, a girl that likes one thing about the … More Book Review | Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

Release Day Review | Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

“In the City of Sin, secrets are their own sort of currency, and reputation holds more power than fortune.” Ace of Shades was my first dive into Amanda Foody’s work. After hearing amazing things about her first novel, Daughter of the Burning City, I had high expectations for this alternative Las Vegas, Six of Crows-esque … More Release Day Review | Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

Book Review | The Witch Doesn’t Burn In This One by Amanda Lovelace

“We must help lift each other above the flames” Once again, Amanda Lovelace tackles issues like rape, abuse, violence, and trauma, in her second poetry book, The Witch Doesn’t Burn in This One. I was a huge fan of The Princess Saves Herself in This One, so I was really excited to read more of Amanda’s work. I will say, … More Book Review | The Witch Doesn’t Burn In This One by Amanda Lovelace

Book Review | Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan

**This book contains mentions of self-harm, suicide, and bullying based on sexual orientation.** “We watch you, but we can’t intervene. We have already done our part. Just as you are doing your part, whether you know it or not, whether you mean to or not, whether you want to or not.” I need words stronger than … More Book Review | Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan

Book & Movie Review | Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Let me start by saying that I really loved Ready Player One. It was nostalgic and entertaining as hell. But I’m talking about the book, not the movie. While watching the film version, readers will wonder if they bought the right ticket. I was just another sad, lost, lonely soul, wasting his life on a … More Book & Movie Review | Ready Player One by Ernest Cline