The Girl in the Tower -Katherine Arden| Book Review*

The Girl in the Tower Synopsis “Orphaned and cast out as a witch by her village, Vasya’s options are few: resign herself to life in a convent, or allow her older sister to make her…

The Dressmaker’s Secret – Charlotte Betts | Book Review*

The Dressmaker’s Secret Synopsis “Italy, 1819. Emilia Barton and her mother Sarah live a nomadic existence, travelling from town to town as itinerant dressmakers to escape their past. When they settle in the idyllic coastal…

Dating the It Guy – Krysten Lindsay Hager | Book Review*

Dating the It Guy Synopsis “Emme is a sophomore in high school who starts dating, Brendon Agretti, the popular senior who happens to be a senator’s son and well-known for his good looks. Emme feels…

One of Us Is Lying – Karen M. McManus | Book Review

One of Us Is Lying Synopsis “On Thursday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal,…

The Duke’s Temptation – Raven McAllan | Book Review*

The Duke’s Temptation Synopsis “Tortured duke Gibb Alford has vowed never to love again… until a beautiful French knife thrower brings him to his knees        When Gibb Alford, Duke of Menteith, saves…

This Savage Song – Victoria Schwab | Book Review

This Savage Song Synopsis “Kate Harker and August Flynn are the heirs to a divided city—a city where the violence has begun to breed actual monsters. All Kate wants is to be as ruthless as…

Flame in the Mist – Renee Ahdieh | Book Review

Flame in the Mist Synopsis “The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known her place–she may be an accomplished alchemist, whose cunning rivals that of her brother Kenshin, but because she is not…

Beneath A Burning Sky – Jenny Ashcroft | Book Review*

Beneath A Burning Sky Synopsis “When 22-year-old Olivia is coerced into marriage by the cruel Alistair Sheldon, she leaves England for Egypt, his home and the land of her own childhood. Reluctant as she is…