TITLE: Time Was AUTHOR: Ian McDonald RELEASES: April 24th, 2018; Tor.com GENRE: Science Fiction/Historical Fiction AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: A love story stitched across time and war, shaped by the power of books, and ultimately destroyed by it. In the heart of World War II, Tom and Ben became lovers. Brought together by a secret project designed to … Continue reading Time Was — Ian McDonald (ARC Review)
TITLE: Pitch Dark AUTHOR: Courtney Alameda RELEASES: February 20th, 2018; Feiwel & Friends GENRE: Horror/Sci-fi AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Set against a future of marauding space scavengers and deadly aliens who kill with sound, here is a frightening, fast-paced YA adventure from the author of the acclaimed horror novel, Shutter. Tuck has been in … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Pitch Dark — Courtney Alameda (ARC Review & GIVEAWAY!)
When I first picked up Robots vs. Fairies, I almost expected the stories to be about literal wars between the two, so I was very surprised to find that it was actually a collection of alternating stories from authors who had chosen "team robot" or "team fairy". It was such a fun and unique idea, but … Continue reading Robots vs. Fairies (Anthology/ARC Review)
Title: THE INNCOENCE TREATMENT Author: Ari Goelman Pub. Date: October 17, 2017 Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Pages: 304 Formats: Hardcover, eBook Find it: Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD, Goodreads You may believe the government protects you, but only one girl knows how they use you. Lauren has a disorder that makes her believe everything her friends tell her--and she believes everyone is her friend. Her innocence puts … Continue reading Rockstar Book Tours: THE INNOCENCE TREATMENT Review + GIVEAWAY!
Goodreads synopsis: Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too strong for him to kill, and failure. Jude Welton has two dreams: for humans to stop killing monsters, and for his strange abilities to vanish. But in no reality should a boy raised to love monsters fall for a boy raised to kill them. Nyx Llorca … Continue reading 27 Hours – Tristina Wright (ARC Review)
* Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme/challenge for book bloggers, hosted by Lainey and Sam. The goal is for bloggers to choose their top 5 picks for the week’s given challenge, and you can find out more over on Goodreads! * This week's challenge is to pick your top 5 series in which the first book was good (or not), … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesdays: 2nd Book is Best
“This was what my spirit longed to do, to wander in strange lands. It couldn't stand being trapped in one body all the time. It had wanderlust.” This was the Life & Lit book of the month for July, and while I honestly didn't know what to expect and wasn't feeling particularly enthusiastic about starting this series, … Continue reading The Bone Season – Samantha Shannon