Fantasy | Contemporary | YA | 'A Song Below Water' is a complex read with real eye-opening teenager voices.
Fantasy | MG | A sweet book set in a cool sea-related world (with dragons and a lot of magic) that weaves friendship, daughter-and-mother love, and adventure.
Fairy-tale retelling | YA | Take a huge dose of 'Caraval' vibe, mix it with light 'The Night Circus' enchantment, sprinkle it with a good bit of 'Alice In Wonderland' story style, add a pinch of 'Mulan' dynamics, throw in a bucket of crucial life messages, adapt it all as a sequel-slash-retelling of 'Cinderella'... And you get Stepsister. As marvelous as that.
Sci-fi + fantasy | YA | General + book-by-book reviews | This was a wild ride. Both reading the series and writing the reviews.
YA | LGBT + contemporary | Quick introduction to the first book we're reading at the Just Book It Book Club. My expectations? Well-
Historical fiction (1920s) | YA | This is a cute book, but it didn't strike me as thaaat special. It was mostly fluff with good characters but not an otherworldly story. Kudos to the last two chapters, though.
Got no self control, and I don't mean cigarettes and alcohol, 'cause when it comes to books I can't say not... ~ Original by Bebe Rexha, spinoff by me.
YA | LGBT + contemporary | Quick introduction to this book that I have been wanting to read since I was three years old and whose movie adaptation I've LOVED.
Historical fiction | The Girls at the Kingfisher Club is one of those books that fill your head with beautiful setting. The description is alive, it saturates the room you're in with colors and emotions.
YA | Fantasy | Quick introduction to this book that will hopefully make me travel to a new world!