Book Review: To Be Honest by Maggie Ann Martin

Savannah is dreading being home alone with her overbearing mother after her sister goes off to college. But if she can just get through senior year, she'll be able to escape to college, too. What she doesn't count on is that her mother's obsession with weight has only grown deeper since her appearance on an … Continue reading Book Review: To Be Honest by Maggie Ann Martin

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Book Review: The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he's part man, part myth, and mostly street-corner rumor. And they are wrong on every count. Only averagely tall, slender, and god-awful with a sword, Locke Lamora is … Continue reading Book Review: The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

Book Review: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Stop the Magician. Steal the book. Save the future. In modern-day New York, magic is all but extinct. The remaining few who have an affinity for magic—the Mageus—live in the shadows, hiding who they are. Any Mageus who enters Manhattan becomes trapped by the Brink, a dark energy barrier that confines them to the island. … Continue reading Book Review: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Book Review: A Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney

The first time the Nightmares came, it nearly cost Alice her life. Now she's trained to battle monstrous creatures in the dark dream realm known as Wonderland with magic weapons and hardcore fighting skills. Yet even warriors have a curfew. Life in real-world Atlanta isn't always so simple, as Alice juggles an overprotective mom, a … Continue reading Book Review: A Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney

A List of Books That Should Become TV Shows And Here’s My Pitch For Each Of Them

We've come to the end of Pilot Season, the part of the year where TV pilots are shop and networks decide which ones to pick up and which ones to pass on. That plus the fact that I've read a handful of books recently that have me wanting to go pitch some executives had me … Continue reading A List of Books That Should Become TV Shows And Here’s My Pitch For Each Of Them

Book Review: Every Move by Ellie Marney

Rachel Watts is suffering from recurring nightmares about her near-death experience in London. She just wants to forget the whole ordeal, but her boyfriend, James Mycroft, is obsessed with piecing the puzzle together and anticipating the next move of the mysterious Mr Wild - his own personal Moriarty. So when Rachel's brother, Mike, suggests a … Continue reading Book Review: Every Move by Ellie Marney

Book Review: Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson

All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools of sorcery—magical grimoires that whisper on shelves and rattle beneath iron chains. If provoked, they transform into grotesque monsters of ink and leather. … Continue reading Book Review: Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson

Book Review: The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Olive is always unlucky: in her career, in love, in…well, everything. Her identical twin sister Ami, on the other hand, is probably the luckiest person in the world. Her meet-cute with her fiancé is something out of a romantic comedy (gag) and she’s managed to finance her entire wedding by winning a series of Internet … Continue reading Book Review: The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Book Review: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

When Rin aced the Keju, the Empire-wide test to find the most talented youth to learn at the Academies, it was a shock to everyone: to the test officials, who couldn’t believe a war orphan from Rooster Province could pass without cheating; to Rin’s guardians, who believed they’d finally be able to marry her off … Continue reading Book Review: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang