Coming-of-age Story, Mystery/Thriller, Young Adult

Magical Monday: FIRE KEEPER’S DAUGHTER

★★★★★ I hope everyone had a lovely Thanksgiving. Becky and I took a bit of a break from blogging to spend time with the family (and to let her team beat my team). Now, I'm back with another review! I was blessed by #NetGalley to receive an advanced e-book for #firekeepersdaughter, and it was the… Continue reading Magical Monday: FIRE KEEPER’S DAUGHTER

Coming-of-age Story, Fantasy, Fiction

Magical Monday: ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS

★★★★ Summary Regan is an eleven-year-old girl who after being bullied by her former best friend runs out of her school and through a door to another world--the Hooflands, where unicorns, centaurs, and all kind of mystical creatures are real. In this world, humans are the magical beings, and every human must become a hero.… Continue reading Magical Monday: ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS

Coming-of-age Story, Fiction

Musical Monday: THE UNRAVELING OF CASSIDY HOLMES

★★★★ No mysteries today, folks. I'm talking about the fake bands. Summary and Introduction Cassidy Holmes is the about the members of the fictional pop band, Gloss. The novel is told in media res, dropping the reader right into the middle of the story three of them band members, Rose, Merry and Yumi, discover that… Continue reading Musical Monday: THE UNRAVELING OF CASSIDY HOLMES

Coming-of-age Story, Fiction

Kayla’s Tantalizing Thursday: WATCH OVER ME

I just finished Watch Over Me today, and I'm taking some time to process before writing a full review. It's one of those books that is beautifully written, but I struggle to like some of the story elements. When I encounter a book like this, I try to take some time to make sure that… Continue reading Kayla’s Tantalizing Thursday: WATCH OVER ME

Coming-of-age Story, Fiction

Becky promises WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING lives up to the hype ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

★★★★★ Kya, the marsh girl is abandoned as a child by her family. She must learn to live off the land and deal with the townspeople while hiding the fact she is alone. She loves nature but longs for human companionship. She falls for the the hometown hero only to be betrayed and then put… Continue reading Becky promises WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING lives up to the hype ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️