Dancing to the Beat of Your Secrets

Dance of Thieves by Mary E. Pearson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. We were alone, we had each other, and we had a whole wilderness ahead of us. Dance of Thieves was a wish come true. I… Continue reading Dancing to the Beat of Your Secrets

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A Graceful Critique of Infuriating Misogyny

Grace and Fury by Tracy Banghart My rating: 3 of 5 stars Thank you, Hachette Book Group, for giving me a finished copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. In Viridia, women were oppressed because men were afraid of them. In my honest opinion, Grace and Fury is the love child of… Continue reading A Graceful Critique of Infuriating Misogyny

Wickedly Dumbfounded

The Wicked King by Holly Black My rating: 5 of 5 stars Thank you very much, Hachette Book Group, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Revenge is sweet, but ice cream is sweeter. Me after reading The Wicked King: I originally planned to delay this review, but… Continue reading Wickedly Dumbfounded

A Book That Could Have Been Stellar

Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray My rating: 3.75 of 5 stars The opposite of faith isn’t doubt. The opposite of faith is certainty. —Noemi Hurrah! I finally finished Defy the Stars! I attempted to finish it last year, but I guess I wasn't in the mood for sci-fi. Despite my waning interest in the… Continue reading A Book That Could Have Been Stellar

Wrong in a Lot of Ways

Wrong in All the Right Ways: A Novel by Tiffany Brownlee My rating: 2 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. I've already been your sister and your girlfriend, so being your friend shouldn't be that difficult. —Emma Wrong in All the… Continue reading Wrong in a Lot of Ways

That Crime Called Miscommunication

The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski My rating: 5 of 5 stars Were all her lies to Arin worth it, if she couldn't see the truth? Kestrel had thought she'd known what was best for Arin. Perhaps her greatest lies were the ones she'd told to herself. This is the most achingly frustrating novel I… Continue reading That Crime Called Miscommunication

Always Never Chaste

Always Never Yours by Emily Wibberley My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars I know what it's like to watch the people you care about replace you and never look back. I've gone through it eight times now. To be frank, I bought this book only because it was written by a real-life couple. The idea… Continue reading Always Never Chaste

A Book that Won Me Over

The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars She reminded herself bitterly that this was what curiosity had bought her: fifty keystones for a singer who refused to sing, a friend who wasn't her friend, some one who was hers and yet would never be hers. The Winner's Curse is now… Continue reading A Book that Won Me Over

Bitterness Conquered

Eden Conquered by Joelle Charbonneau My rating: 4 of 5 stars Thank you, HarperCollins, for giving me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. After everything he had done, and everything they had learned, she was still acting as his shield. Eden Conquered is probably the most fast-paced book I've read… Continue reading Bitterness Conquered