The Stars We Steal [Review]

The Stars We Steal Author: Alexa Donne Publication Date: February 4, 2020 Genre: YA Sci-fi Pages: 400 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Synopsis Engagement season is in the air. Eighteen-year-old Princess Leonie “Leo” Kolburg, heir to a faded European spaceship, only has one thing on her mind: which lucky bachelor can save her family from financial… Continue reading The Stars We Steal [Review]


The Shadow Between Us [Review]

The Shadow Between Us Author: Tricia Levenseller Publication Date: February 25, 2020 Genre: YA fantasy Pages: 336 Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Synopsis Alessandra is tired of being overlooked, but she has a plan to gain power: 1) Woo the Shadow King. 2) Marry him. 3) Kill him and take his kingdom for herself. No one… Continue reading The Shadow Between Us [Review]


The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly [Review]

The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly Author: Meredith Tate Publication Date: February 11, 2020 Genre: YA mystery/thriller Pages: 368 Publisher: G.P Putnam's Sons books for Young Readers Synopsis When band-geek Ivy and her friends get together, things start with a rousing board game and end with arguments about Star Wars. Her older sister Autumn is… Continue reading The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly [Review]


All the Bad Apples by Moira Fowley-Doyle Review

All the Bad Apples Author: Moira Fowley-Doyle Publication date: August 27, 2019 Genre: YA paranormal/magical realism Pages: 320 Publisher: Kathy Dawson Books Synopsis The day after the funeral all our mourning clothes hung out on the line like sleeping bats. 'This will be really embarrassing,' I kept saying to my family, 'when she shows up… Continue reading All the Bad Apples by Moira Fowley-Doyle Review

Bookish Musings

Summer Reading Recommendations

I wanted to do a Summer reading recommendations post because I love reading in the summer, especially outside. Some of my favourite things to read in the summer are contemporary books, light fantasy, books that take place at or around sea and rom-coms. So I put a list together that I have enjoyed reading in… Continue reading Summer Reading Recommendations

beat the backlist

Beat the Backlist: Update

It's been a while since I've done an update but between my last update and this one I've read quite a few backlist books, woohoo! I haven't updated since March.. oops. April The Haunting of Sunshine girl by Paige McKenzie (3 books) Dread Nation by Justina Ireland The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter Vox by… Continue reading Beat the Backlist: Update

Bookish Musings

Most Anticipated July Releases

There are some really exciting releases in July I can't wait to read. Will I get to them in July, nope, absolutely not. But nonetheless, I'm excited! I've already read Wilder Girls and it was incredibly and I'm currently reading Queen of ruin. Soul of Stars by Ashley Poston The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen… Continue reading Most Anticipated July Releases