Red Rising (Red Rising #1) by Pierce Brown (2014)
(YA) Fiction | Sci-Fi | Dystopia
“I live for the dream that my children will be born free,” she says. “That they will be what they like. That they will own the land their father gave them.”
“I live for you,” I say sadly.
Eo kisses my cheek. “Then you must live for more.”
Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow Reds, he works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. Continue reading
The King of Average by Gary Schwartz (2015)
Middle Grade Fiction | Contemporary | Humor
Published: October 7, 2015
Thanks Nadwa @ Painfully Fictional for tagging me! I’m a big fan of everything Narnia so I was really excited to get a chance to do this! If you haven’t checked out Nadwa’s blog then you definitely should wander over and give her a follow!
This was a fun tag but for some reason I kept writing answers in three’s! 😅 Continue reading
The Goblins of Bellwater by Molly Ringle (2017)
NA Fiction | Paranormal | Romance | (TV-14)
“A contemporary romance inspired by Christina Rossetti’s eerie, sensual poem, “Goblin Market.” Four neighbors encounter sinister enchantments and a magical path to love in a small, modern-day Puget Sound town, where a fae realm hides in the woods and waters… Continue reading
The Finisher (Vega Jane #1) by David Baldacci (2014)
Middle Grade/Teen Fiction | Fantasy
“Welcome to Wormwood: a place where curiosity is discouraged and no one has ever left.
Until one girl, Vega Jane, discovers a map that suggests a mysterious world beyond the walls. A world with possibilities and creatures beyond her imagining.
But she will be forced to fight for her freedom. And unravelling the truth may cost Vega her life.”
–Goodreads Continue reading
Children of Daedala (Children of Icarus #2) by Caighlan Smith (2018)
YA Fiction | Dark Fantasy/Mythology
“Six months alone in the labyrinth has made her strong. But the search for the exit means gambling on an old ‘friend’ and going against everything she’s been taught to survive. You know the labyrinth will have yet more horrors lurking in its depths. You’ve learned few people can be trusted. But freedom is tantalizingly close. Are you ready to take the risk?”
Expected Publication Date: April 1, 2018
Thank you Sarah @ The Clever Reader for nominating me and for coming up with some fun questions! Be sure to check out her blog, she writes some really great reviews! Continue reading