The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson

- Goodread's Summary - *NO SPOILERS* - Kayla Olson is a fantastic writer! Not only did I fall in love with her words but I fell in love with the world and the characters. While reading I got some slight Beauty Queens vibes by Libba Bray. This book has such short chapters that it is … Continue reading The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

- Goodread's Summary - *NO SPOILERS* - I had no idea what to expect from this book, I knew almost nothing about it and practically went in blind. This was an Owlcrate book one month so I had never even heard of it before I received it in my box. When I started to read … Continue reading The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

Rebel Belle by Rachel Hawkins

Goodreads Summary - GUYYYYYSSSSSSSS!!!!!! I'm coming out of hibernation to tell you all to go read this book! I honestly had low expectations going into this book, but once I started reading it was like I was in a trance. I couldn't stop until I finished. This is the first book in a while that … Continue reading Rebel Belle by Rachel Hawkins

The Mermaid’s Daughter by Ann Claycomb

Goodread’s Summary  - *NO SPOILERS*  - If you love the Little Mermaid then this is a good story for you! This book is a retelling of a mix between the Disney movie and the original, darker Hans Christian Anderson tale. Although I do think that it didn’t differ much from the actual stories. I haven’t … Continue reading The Mermaid’s Daughter by Ann Claycomb

The Best Kind of Magic by Crystal Cestari

      Goodreads Summary - This book fell flat for me. The cover and synopsis interested me but when I actually got into it I was disappointed. I didn’t really have high expectations for this book, but I wanted to enjoy it, I really did. I tried too but I have some problems with … Continue reading The Best Kind of Magic by Crystal Cestari

Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

  Goodreads Summary - I was so glad to get back into the grishaverse without really being immersed back into it. This book is a book of grishaverse tales, from Ravka to Kerch. They were each so, so good! I loved all of them and couldn’t help but imagine myself as a Fjerdan or Zemeni … Continue reading Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge

    Goodreads Summary    -   *NO SPOILERS*    -   So, there are a few things you need to know about this book:   1)      Badass female characters   2)      Serious plot twists   3)      Murder   4)      Mystery   5)      LIES. LIES. LIES. EVERYONE LIES!   Oh, and did I mention?   … Continue reading The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge

Lost Boy by Christina Henry

  Goodreads Summary  - *NO SPOILERS*  - I don’t know if I have ever told you this, but re-tellings of fairy-tales and classics are some of my favorite reads. What makes this book even better is that it is a Peter Panre-telling! Although it is from Hook’s point of view, this book is still extremely … Continue reading Lost Boy by Christina Henry

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

  Goodreads Summary  - *NO SPOILERS* - Leigh Bardugo is an auto buy author for me, so I knew I would love this book right when it came out. Then I finally got around to reading it and it didn’t not disappoint! I loved all of the characters within the first few chapters. I also … Continue reading Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo