Book Review – Playing Cupid

“Fate caught me off-guard, plunging its silver-tipped sword deep into my heart and twisting before I could parry.” Honestly, the opening prologue broke my heart. Megan lost her mother as a child. When her dad withdrew from her life due to his grief, she learned to cope by not letting anyone get close enough toContinue reading “Book Review – Playing Cupid”

Book Review – Bright Burning Stars

Book Review First, a trigger warning for eating disorders. In this contemporary drama we follow Marine and Kate, two best friends – rats competing to make company at the Wanterre Ballet Company. Each girl has her own reason for wanting to be the best, and the lengths they go to to get the top spotContinue reading “Book Review – Bright Burning Stars”

Book Review – Star-Crossed Dragons

Book Review Most stories ease you into their worlds, but the first paragraph is an arranged marriage contract. Then you get the dragons and the dual point of view. Just hold on tight, this is one wild ride… This book draws parallel to a lot of difficult topics, like class and financial division, what isContinue reading “Book Review – Star-Crossed Dragons”

Book Review – The Iron Raven

Book Review This story follows Robin Goodfellow (or Puck, as he is better known by this name). He is the same jester/prankster from ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ by William Shakespeare. With is dry sense of humor, you will either love or hate him, but he will grow on you… This book can be read asContinue reading “Book Review – The Iron Raven”

Book Review – This Golden Flame

Book Review I don’t know where to start with this review. This story is so much more than just a fun fantasy read. Like a diamond, there’s facets to this story that needs to be uncovered. We follow a dual perspective in Karis and Alix. Karis is stubborn and fierce, with a single-minded goal ofContinue reading “Book Review – This Golden Flame”

Book Review – The Weaver

Book Review This story plays out in alternating perspectives from Laney and Jason. We also get insight into the story Laney is busy writing via journal style entries. Her protagonist is a version of herself and there is more characters than her antagonist that seems to have escaped the pages of her story, who wantsContinue reading “Book Review – The Weaver”

Book Review – Fairy Godmothers, Inc.

Book Review: I actually don’t know where to start with this one, maybe that this was the most fun read to start off December with. This is a true real-life, feel good, fairy tale for adults looking for an escape. With witty banter, sarcastic comebacks that will have you laughing out loud, and the fairyContinue reading “Book Review – Fairy Godmothers, Inc.”

Book Review – The Code for Love and Heartbreak

Book Review A modern update of the classic story Emma. In this story, Emma wants to focus on her senior year, her academics, and the Coding Club project. But when she envisions a matchmaking app called ‘The Code for Love’, her whole world is turned upside-down and maybe now numbers just won’t be enough toContinue reading “Book Review – The Code for Love and Heartbreak”

Book Review – Kingdom of Sea and Back

Review Their mom redeemed herself in this installment and I’m just so happy! Ceren thinks that love is weakness, but what he doesn’t know, what he couldn’t understand, is that love gives you strength to fight for others without regard for yourself. Love can transcend even fear sometimes. Because this is a sequel, my perdicamentContinue reading “Book Review – Kingdom of Sea and Back”

Book Review – The Glass Queen

“Once upon a time, in a magical land teeming with good and evil, a beautiful queen birthed an incredibly special daughter.” “Strong of heart and fast as wind. A warrior set apart, unwilling to bend.” Princess Ashleigh Charmaine-Anskelisa is to play a part in ‘The Little Cinder Girl’ fairy tale. Her role is not pre-determinedContinue reading “Book Review – The Glass Queen”