Beast Boy Joins the Fray! || ARC Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy

Ever since Teen Titans: Raven came out last year, I couldn't wait to read Beast Boy's story (though I did have to wait a whole year!) Kami Garcia and Gabriel Piccolo are my favorite writer/artist duo right now, and this story did not disappoint! Title: Teen Titans: Beast BoyAuthor: Kami Garcia, Illustrator: Gabriel PicoloPublisher: DC… Continue reading Beast Boy Joins the Fray! || ARC Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy

Midsummer Treats and Tricksters || Audiobook Review: Midsummer’s Mayhem

My wonderful friend Indigo Wood introduced this book to me, and I just knew I had to pick it up! I love a good Shakespeare retelling, but I haven't read a MG one yet! Title: Midsummer's MayhemAuthor: Rajani LaRoccaPublisher: Blackstone PublishingGenres: MG Contemporary Fantasy Retelling Official Synopsis Can Mimi undo the mayhem caused by her… Continue reading Midsummer Treats and Tricksters || Audiobook Review: Midsummer’s Mayhem

Important (and Funny) Exploration of Toxic Masculinity || Audiobook Review: Not So Pure and Simple

My friend Jessica introduced me to this book a couple of weeks ago—the premise was so intriguing, and I thought it was so strange that I'd never heard about it before! I was so excited to see the audiobook on Libby, and I immediately snatched it up. I spent a week excited for my commutes… Continue reading Important (and Funny) Exploration of Toxic Masculinity || Audiobook Review: Not So Pure and Simple

Powerful and Lyrical Coming-of-Age || Review: Color Me In

I flew through this book, reading the first 50% in just a few hours. Life did get in the way and the rest took a bit longer... sigh. But if I could have spent all day reading this book, I would have. I've been sitting on writing this review for a week now, and I'm… Continue reading Powerful and Lyrical Coming-of-Age || Review: Color Me In

Timely and Compelling Contemporary || ARC Review: Admission

Admission's premise is so compelling, and so timely. It wasn't so long ago that I was devouring every article about the college admissions scandal, and when this book came along, I knew I would have to read it for the insiders look of it all. Title: AdmissionAuthor: Julie BuxBaumPublisher: Delacorte PressRelease Date: May 5, 2020Genres:… Continue reading Timely and Compelling Contemporary || ARC Review: Admission

Meet The Girl Knight || ARC Review: The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly

Set in contemporary times with lots of medieval facts, this book is such a fun, quirky ride, with diverse and interesting characters, a sweet romance, and an exciting take on smashing the patriarchy. Title: The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit SweetlyAuthor: Jamie PactonPublisher: Page Street PublishingRelease Date: May 5, 2020Genres: YA Contemporary I received… Continue reading Meet The Girl Knight || ARC Review: The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly

Blog Tour Review & Giveaway: Frozen Beauty

I'm such a sucker for a sister story, AND I've been reading more mysteries lately. So Frozen Beauty sounded like the perfect book for me! Title: Frozen BeautyAuthor: Lexa HillyerPublisher: HarperTeenRelease Date: March 17, 2020Genres: YA Contemporary Mystery I received an ARC of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Official… Continue reading Blog Tour Review & Giveaway: Frozen Beauty

Blog Tour Review & Giveaway: Sparrow

I've been wanting to read this book since it was announced! The cover, the ballet story... everything about it made it so easy to want! Title: SparrowAuthor: Mary Cecilia JacksonPublisher: Tor TeenRelease Date: March 17, 2020Genres: YA Contemporary I received an ARC of this book from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest… Continue reading Blog Tour Review & Giveaway: Sparrow

Fun, Punny Middle Grade || Blog Tour: Don’t Check Out This Book

Thank you so much to Algonquin Young Readers for reaching out to me about being in a blog tour for Don't Check Out This Book. This hilarious middle grade story about censorship and finding the truth was just what I needed! Title: Don't Check Out This Book!Author: Kate Klise, Illustrator: M. Sarah KlisePublisher: Algonquin Young… Continue reading Fun, Punny Middle Grade || Blog Tour: Don’t Check Out This Book

Delicious and Suspenseful Cooking Competition || ARC Review: Salty, Bitter, Sweet

Who doesn't love a good cooking competition? (Okay, maybe some people...) I love food and cooking in general, and just reading the synopsis I knew I'd be salivating throughout the entire book. I was totally right. This book made me hungry soooo many times! Title: Salty, Bitter, SweetAuthor: Mayra CuevasPublisher: BlinkRelease Date: March 3, 2020Genres:… Continue reading Delicious and Suspenseful Cooking Competition || ARC Review: Salty, Bitter, Sweet