Book Reviews, Dystopian, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, YA

Winter – Marissa Meyer

📖”Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than her stepmother Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother—who doesn’t approve of her feelings for her childhood friend and palace guard, Jacin—and together with Cinder and her allies, might even have the power to launch the revolution and win a war that’s been waging for far too long...”📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Dystopian, Fantasy, Romance, YA

North to Nara – Amanda Marin

📖”Neve Hall has always admired the good works of the civil servants who brought prosperity back to the Nation. She especially respects the Sufferers—empaths who anonymously bear others’ troubles for them. But when Neves’ assigned empath is abruptly retired, she uncovers certain secrets. Like the identity of her new sufferer, Micah Ward... and the fact that behind his kind smile is a life filled with loneliness and pain. In a world where only a few are allowed the luxury to love, Neve must choose between loyalty to the Nation, or loyalty to her heart.”📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Contemporary, Romance, YA

Beau and Bett – Kathryn Berla

📖”After Beau LeFrancois's mother wrecks Bett Diaz’s luxury SUV, his family faces an impossibly large bill. To pay off the debt, Beau spends his weekends working at the Diaz Ranch. Beau’s prepared to work, but he’s definitely not prepared for the infamous temper of Bett Diaz—also known as "The Beast" at school. As Beau learns the secrets behind Bett’s tough exterior, he finds himself falling for her. A contemporary twist on a classic fairy tale, Beau and Bett is a timely story of family, friendship, and the power of speaking out and standing up for yourself”📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Dystopian, Fantasy, YA

Cress – Marissa Meyer

📖”Cinder and Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. Together they are plotting to overthrow Queen Levana. Their best hope lies with Cress, a girl imprisoned on a satellite since childhood with screens as her only company, although that screen time has made her an excellent hacker. When an attempt to save Cress goes awry, the group is separated. Cress finally has her freedom, but it comes at a higher price. Cress, Scarlet and Cinder May not have signed up to save the world, but they may be the only hope the world has.”📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Romance, YA

Finale – Stephanie Garber

📖”It has been two months since the last Caraval concluded. Caraval is over, but perhaps the greatest game of all has begun—with lives, empires and hearts all at stake for the two Dragna sisters. There are no spectators this time: only those who will win... and those who will lose everything...”📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Romance, YA

Legendary – Stephanie Garber

📖”After being swept up in the magical world of Caraval, Donatella Dragna has finally escaped her father and saved her sister Scarlett from a disastrous marriage. The girls should be celebrating, but Tella isn’t free. She made a desperate bargain with a mysterious criminal, and what Tella owes him no one has ever been able to deliver: Caraval Master Legends true name The only chance she has of uncovering Legends identity is to win Caraval, a dangerous game which just became even more deadly.” 📖 (click title for review)

Book Reviews, Contemporary, Romance

Crazy Rich Asians – Kevin Kwan

📖”When Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home, long drives to explore the island, and quality time with the man she may one day marry. What she doesn’t know is that Nick’s family home looks more like a palace, that she’ll ride in more private planes than cars, and that with one of Asia’s most eligible bachelors on her arm, Rachel might as well have a target on her back.”📖 (click title for review)