Review: Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman

You guys, this book has made me question who I am as a person and so many of my life choices haha. Genres/Descriptors: YA; historical fiction>westernsPublication: 2015Pages: 327Content/Trigger Warnings: blood, violence, racism (challenged and unchallenged, mostly not)Check it out on Goodreads What's it about? (from goodreads) Revenge is worth its weight in gold. When her... Continue Reading →

Caraval: Reviewed

Caraval (Caraval, book 1) by Stephanie Garber Genres/Descriptors: fantasy; YA Publication: 2017 Pages: 407 (hardcover) Trigger/Content Warnings: child abuse, physical and psychological abuse, attempted/threatened sexual assault/rape, sexual harassment, kidnapping, blood, murder, suicide Check it out on Goodreads What's it about? Scarlett and her younger sister Tella live on the island of Trisda with their abusive... Continue Reading →

Wicked Saints: Reviewed

Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy, book 1) by Emily A. Duncan Genres/Descriptors: fantasy>dark/Gothic; YA Publication: April 2nd, 2019 Pages: 400 Check it out on Goodreads Pre-order it: Barnes & Noble | Indiebound | Amazon | Book Depository What's it about? A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself.A... Continue Reading →

Sawkill Girls: Reviewed

Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand Genres/Descriptors: YA; horror; fantasy; LGBTQ+ Publication: October 2018 Pages: 450 Check it out on Goodreads What's it about? I tried to write something, but honestly? The Goodreads description is perfect, and I don't want to give away anything. Beware of the woods and the dark, dank deep.He’ll follow you home,... Continue Reading →

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein: Reviewed

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White Genres/Descriptors: YA; retellings; historical fiction; horror; gothic; sci-fi (less so than the original, I think) Pages: 304 Check it out on Goodreads What's it about? Okay, I couldn't do this justice, so here's the description from Goodreads... Elizabeth Lavenza hasn't had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her... Continue Reading →

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