Crown of Midnight

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas (2013)

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YA/NA Fiction | Fantasy
5 starsBlurb:

“From the throne of glass rules a king with a fist of iron and a soul as black as pitch. Assassin Celaena Sardothien won a brutal contest to become his Champion. Yet Celaena is far from loyal to the crown. She hides her secret vigilantly; she knows that the man she serves is bent on evil. Continue reading

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The Impossibility of US

The Impossibility of Us by Katy Upperman (2018)

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YA Fiction | Contemporary | Romance
4.5 starsBlurb:

“The last thing Elise wants is to start her senior year in a new town. But after her brother’s death in Afghanistan, she and her mother move from San Francisco to a sleepy coastal village.

When Elise meets Mati, they quickly discover how much they have in common. Mati is new to town too, visiting the U.S. with his family. Continue reading

Whispers of Shadow & Flame

Whispers of Shadow & Flame (Earthsinger Chronicles #2) by L. Penelope (2019)
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YA Fiction | Fantasy
4 StarsBlurb:

“The Mantle that separates the kingdoms of Elsira and Lagrimar is about to fall. And life will drastically change for both kingdoms.

Born with a deadly magic she cannot control, Kyara is forced to become an assassin. Known as the Poison Flame in the kingdom of Lagrimar, she is notorious and lethal, but secretly seeks freedom from both her untamed power and the blood spell that commands her. She is tasked with capturing the legendary rebel called the Shadowfox, but everything changes when she learns her target’s true identity. Continue reading

We Set the Dark on Fire

We Set the Dark on Fire (We Set the Dark on Fire #1) by Tehlor Kay Mejia (2019)

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YA Fiction | Fantasy | Dystopia
2.5 StarsBlurb:

“At the Medio School for Girls, distinguished young women are trained for one of two roles in their polarized society. Depending on her specialization, a graduate will one day run a husband’s household or raise his children. Both paths promise a life of comfort and luxury, far from the frequent political uprisings of the lower class.

Daniela Vargas is the school’s top student, but her pedigree is a lie. She must keep the truth hidden or be sent back to the fringes of society. Continue reading

The Gringo Champion

The Gringo Champion (Campeón gabacho) by Aura Xilonen (2017)
Translated by Andrea Rosenberg

the gringo champion

Fiction | Contemporary | Sports
2.5 StarsBlurb:

“WINNER OF THE MAURICIO ACHAR PRIZE FOR FICTION

Liborio has to leave Mexico, a land that has taught him little more than a keen instinct for survival. He crosses the Rio Bravo, like so many others, to reach “the promised land.” And in a barrio like any other, in some gringo city, this illegal immigrant tells his story. Continue reading

Blog Tour | A Treason of Thorns

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Today I’m excited to help promote A TREASON OF THORNS, a new YA Fantasy standalone by Laura E. Weymouth! Keep reading for more on the book and the author and click on the tour banner for the full schedule of tour stops that will feature lots of cool bookish tidbits! (Click the banner to follow the tour!) 
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Blog Tour | Stormrise

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I’m excited to share with you the blog tour for STORMRISE by debut author Jillian Boehme! This new YA Fantasy has included tags such as Twelfth Night and dragons so of course I was sold and cannot wait to read it haha. Keep reading this post to find out more about the book and the author! (Click the banner to follow the tour!) 
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