Book Review: “Water Into Wine” by Joyce Chng

“Water Into Wine” by Joyce Chng (2017) Genre: Sci-Fi, Fiction Page Length: 92 pages (electronic review copy) Synopsis: When war comes to your planet, everything changes.. perhaps even the meaning of family and identity. Xin inherits a vineyard on a distant planet, and moves there to build a life… but an interstellar war intervenes. Will Xin’s […]

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Romance Roundup: October Edition

Welcome to “Romance Roundup”where I share mini reviews of  3-4 romance novels that I’ve read recently. This month’s edition includes stories of marriage reality show, a friends to lovers tale, and a steamy romance thriller. Hope you enjoy these reviews! Fool for You (Crush on You #1) by Rina Gray Synopsis: Sports journalist Melanie Foster has achieved most of her […]

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Book Review: Guardian of Secrets (Library Jumpers #2) by Brenda Drake

Guardian of Secrets (Library Jumpers #2) by Brenda Drake (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Fantasy Page Length: 353 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Being a Sentinel isn’t all fairytales and secret gardens. Sure, jumping through books into the world’s most beautiful libraries to protect humans from mystical creatures is awesome. No one knows that better than Gia Kearns, but […]

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Book Review: “Wild Mountain” by Nancy Hayes Kilgore

Wild Mountain by Nancy Hayes Kilgore (2017) Genre: Contemporary, Fiction Page Length: 332 pages (ARC paperback edition) Synopsis: Vermonter Mona Duval loves the covered bridge beside her store. She loves local history and the rugged, rural nature of her home state. But when an ice storm collapses the bridge, she is bereft. Frank MacFarland, a seasonal resident […]

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Book Review & Giveaway: “Legacy of Lies” & “Legacy Lost” (Hell’s Valley #1-2) by Jillian David

Hello readers! Recently, I got the chance to interview author, Jillian David about her Hell’s Valley series, writing process, favorite authors, among other things! Check out the interview here if you missed it. Today I’ll be reviewing the first two books in the Hell’s Valley series which was so much fun to read! Jillian and I […]

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Book Review: “Always and Forever, Lara Jean” (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #3) by Jenny Han

Always and Forever, Lara Jean (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #3) by Jenny Han (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Page Length: 325 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Lara Jean is having the best senior year. And there’s still so much to look forward to: a class trip to New York City, prom with her boyfriend Peter, Beach Week […]

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Book Review: “Between You and Me” by Lynn Turner

Between You and Me by Lynn Turner (2017) Puchase Links: Amazon | B&N Nook Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Page Length: 338 pages (electronic review copy) Synopsis: Love at first sight strikes Seattle Scientist Finnegan Kane at the worst possible moment, paralyzing him as he’s pitching his cutting-edge idea to powerful New York venture capitalist Emanuela Monroe… Finn survived […]

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Book Review: “You’re Welcome, Universe” by Whitney Gardner

You’re Welcome, Universe Whitney Gardner (2017) Genre: YA, Contemporary, Fiction Page Length: 297 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of the Kingston School for the Deaf, she covers it up with a beautiful (albeit illegal) graffiti mural. Her supposed best friend snitches, the principal expels her, and […]

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Book Review: “Goodbye Days” by Jeff Zentner

Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary Page Length: 405 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: One day Carver Briggs had it all—three best friends, a supportive family, and a reputation as a talented writer at his high school, Nashville Academy for the Arts. The next day he lost it all when he sent a simple […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: August Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of August which features roller derbies, sea life, and mystical, magical kingdom far-far away. Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson Synopsis: Twelve-year-old Astrid has always done everything with her best friend […]

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