Book Review: The Afterlife of Holly Chase

The Afterlife of Holly Chase Author: Cynthia Hand Publisher: HarperTeen Release Date: October 24th, 2017 Genre, as told by Kibby: YA contemporary with a dash of weird magic/science-y realism Rating: 5 Stars! Synopsis: On Christmas Eve five years ago, Holly was visited by three ghosts who showed her how selfish and spoiled she'd become. They tried …

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Book Review: Pride by Ibi Zoboi

Pride Author: Ibi Zoboi Release Date: September 18, 2018 Genre: YA Contemporary Rating: 3.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Pride and Prejudice gets remixed in this smart, funny, gorgeous retelling of the classic, starring all characters of color, from Ibi Zoboi, National Book Award finalist and author of American Street. Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, …

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Blog Tour: Strange Days by Constantine Singer [Review + Author Guest Post

Happy Tuesday all and welcome to day two of the Strange Days Blog Tour! I was ecstatic when Penguin Young Readers reached out to me to be a part of this blog tour. I have been craving a good science fiction book lately and this one definitely hit the spot for me. Strange Days by …

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Book Review: Descendents of War: Magic’s Demise

Descendents of War: Magic’s Demise Author: Ruby Fitzgerald Release Date: June 26, 2018 Genre: Fantasy Rating: 2.5 stars Goodreads Synopsis: 'Magic's Demise' is the first in the 'Descendants of War' series. The novel is a fantasy that embodies depression.  Thousands of years ago, the Ancients bestowed the Nine Energies of Magic to certain humans known …

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