Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass, #5) — Sarah J. Maas

TITLE: Empire of Storms AUTHOR: Sarah J. Maas SERIES: Throne of Glass, #5 RELEASED: September 6th, 2016; Bloomsbury GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: NA SYNOPSIS: The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius as war looms on the horizon. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess […]

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TBR Lows & Highs #9

The WINNER of last week’s “lows” vote was… *drumroll* GRAVEMINDER by Melissa Marr! As promised, I’ll now add this book to my “top-TBR” shelf on Goodreads to remind me to read it sooner rather than later. Rules: Link back to the original post at Howling Libraries Sort your Goodreads TBR shelf by date added, ascending Find […]

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Odd One Out — Nic Stone

TITLE: Odd One Out AUTHOR: Nic Stone RELEASED: October 9th, 2018; Crown Books for Young Readers GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Courtney “Coop” Cooper Dumped. Again. And normally I wouldn’t mind. But right now, my best friend and source of solace, Jupiter Sanchez, is ignoring me to text some girl. Rae Evelyn Chin I assumed “new girl” would […]

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MINI REVIEWS: Breathe. Breathe., Cat’s Cradle, Slothilda, & Drawn to Sex

I’m reading a lot of poetry and graphic novels right now, as well as books that I don’t have full reviews for, so I’m going to start doing occasional mini review round-ups again! Each of the reviews below is the shortened version of my review, but the “goodreads” link buttons will take you to the […]

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Dead Leaves: 9 Tales From the Witching Season — Kealan Patrick Burke

TITLE: Dead Leaves: 9 Tales From the Witching Season AUTHOR: Kealan Patrick Burke RELEASED: September 18th, 2018 GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: From Bram Stoker Award-winning author Kealan Patrick Burke comes the second in his series of seasonal collections. Featuring seven reprints, a brand new story “The Toll”, an introduction, and rounded out by the author’s […]

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Blanca & Roja — Anna-Marie McLemore

TITLE: Blanca & Roja AUTHOR: Anna-Marie McLemore RELEASED: October 9th, 2018; Feiwel & Friends GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: The del Cisne girls have never just been sisters; they’re also rivals, Blanca as obedient and graceful as Roja is vicious and manipulative. They know that, because of a generations-old spell, their family is bound to a bevy of swans […]

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Doorbells at Dusk: Halloween Stories — Evans Light

TITLE: Doorbells at Dusk: Halloween Stories EDITOR: Evans Light RELEASED: September 3rd, 2018; Corpus Press GENRE: Horror AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS:Halloween has always gone hand-in-hand with horror. The holiday gives many children their first taste of terror, the discovery and overcoming of fears. For those who find they love a good scare, that first taste can grow […]

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