Don’t Mess with the Jews

The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. In Auschwitz, human life has so little value that no one is shot anymore; a bullet is more valuable than a human being. This review…

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A Booknerd Bored and Ranting

A Poison Dark and Drowning by Jessica Cluess My rating: 2 of 5 stars Thank you, Penguin Random House, for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. People do what they think is right, but that does not make it good. I can’t believe that it took me almost…

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Make Way for Odin

Berserker by Emmy Laybourne My rating: 3.75 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Embrace the Nytte. Open your heart to it, or it will be the ruin of you. —Aud Filled with intriguing elements of Norse mythology and American history, Berserker…

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Dancing with Master Cuckoo

The Midnight Dance by Nikki Katz My rating: 4 of 5 stars Thank you, Macmillan, for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. She shouldn’t miss the touch of this man who had done such despicable things, a man who forced people to serve under his control. After giving…

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Let Them Eat Porridge

A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess My rating: 3 of 5 stars I buddy read this book with the bookish king, Solomon, and the empowered fangirls, Cait and Ambs. I am quite disappointed in myself for delaying this review for one month. I have been in a “reviewing slump” lately, and I want…

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Q & A with Rosalyn Eves

Last month, I had the pleasure of reading Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves. It turned out to be one of the most refreshing and enlightening novels I have read this year. If you want to know more about this debut novel, feel free to check out my review. BRB has been on sale since March 28, and I hope…

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Roses, Revolutions, and Royal Problems

Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves My rating: 4 of 5 stars Thank you, Penguin Random House, for sending me an ARC of this book (all the way from New York) in exchange for an honest review. I was different. I could choose to see it as a gift. I could embrace my own power.…

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