TITLE: Twilight AUTHOR: Stephenie Meyer SERIES: Twilight Saga, #1 RELEASED: October 5th, 2005; Little, Brown and Company GENRE: Paranormal Romance/Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: About three things I was absolutely positive. First, Edward was a vampire. Second, there was a part of him—and I didn't know how dominant that part might be—that thirsted for my blood. And third, … Continue reading Twilight — Stephenie Meyer (Reread Review)
TITLE: Clockwork Angel AUTHOR: Cassandra Clare SERIES: The Infernal Devices, #1 RELEASED: August 31st, 2010; Margaret Ferguson Books GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Magic is dangerous—but love is more dangerous still. When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is the reign of Queen Victoria, and something terrifying is … Continue reading Clockwork Angel — Cassandra Clare
TITLE: Spinning Silver AUTHOR: Naomi Novik RELEASES: July 10th, 2018; Del Rey GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders... but her father isn't a very good one. Free to lend and reluctant to collect, he has loaned out most of his wife's dowry and left the family on the edge of poverty--until … Continue reading Spinning Silver — Naomi Novik
TITLE: Bright We Burn AUTHOR: Kiersten White SERIES: The Conqueror's Saga, #3 RELEASES: July 10th, 2018; Delacorte Press GENRE: Historical Fiction AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Haunted by the sacrifices he made in Constantinople, Radu is called back to the new capital. Mehmed is building an empire, becoming the sultan his people need. But Mehmed has a secret: as emperor, … Continue reading Bright We Burn — Kiersten White (ARC Review)
With the year halfway over, I know I've already done an update on my reading stats so far, but I also wanted to talk about our reading goals! I know I'm not the only one who made a list of 2018 reading resolutions (you can read my main goal post here, or my list of … Continue reading DISCUSSION: Mid-Year Reading Goal Update!
TITLE: Over and Over Again AUTHOR: Cole McCade RELEASES: July 23rd, 2018 GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: A ring of braided grass. A promise. Ten years of separation. And memories of an innocent love with the power to last through time. When Luca Ward was five years old, he swore he would love Imre Claybourne forever. Years later, that … Continue reading Over and Over Again — Cole McCade (ARC Review)
TITLE: City of Glass AUTHOR: Cassandra Clare SERIES: The Mortal Instruments, #3 RELEASED: March 24th, 2009; Margaret Ferguson Books GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: To save her mother’s life, Clary must travel to the City of Glass, the ancestral home of the Shadowhunters — never mind that entering the city without permission is against the Law, and breaking … Continue reading City of Glass — Cassandra Clare