Review: Alex and Eliza by Melissa de la Cruz

Synopsis for Alex and Eliza Their romance shaped a nation. The rest was history. 1777. Albany, New York. As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society’s biggest events: the Schuylers’ grand ball.

Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Synopsis for The Hate U Give Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best

Review: Retreat by Jay Crownover

Synopsis for Retreat Every once in a while, you need to get away from it all. I was a woman on the edge, shaken and shattered after a breakup that felt like it tore my entire world apart. My best friend, sick of watching me

Reviews: Arena and Gauntlet by Holly Jennings

Synopsis for Arena Every week, Kali Ling fights to the death on national TV. She’s died hundreds of times. And it never gets easier… The RAGE tournaments the Virtual Gaming League’s elite competition where the best gamers in the world compete in a fight to

March’s Culture Carton Reveal

Back in February I was introduced to Culture Carton and, honestly, was a bit blown away by just how good it was. It included a book I already wanted as well as a couple of goodies I could genuinely use. Getting a second box, then,

Review: Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

Synopsis for Wintersong The last night of the year. Now the days of winter begin and the Goblin King rides abroad, searching for his bride… All her life, Liesl has heard tales of the beautiful, dangerous Goblin King. They’ve enraptured her mind, her spirit, and

Review: Traitor to the Throne by Alwyn Hamilton

Synopsis for Traitor to the Throne Rebel by chance. Traitor by choice. Gunslinger Amani al’Hiza fled her dead-end hometown on the back of a mythical horse with the mysterious foreigner Jin, seeking only her own freedom. Now she’s fighting to liberate the entire desert nation

Review: The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi

Synopsis for The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi  Our universe is ruled by physics and faster than light travel is not possible — until the discovery of The Flow, an extra-dimensional field we can access at certain points in space-time that transport us to other