3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Slayer – Kiersten White

Slayer by Kiersten White My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Slayer by Kiersten White is set in the Buffyverse, a world that was built by Joss Wheadon more than a decade ago through Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The series ran for seven seasons and then the story was continued through a number of comic runs,… Continue reading Slayer – Kiersten White

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Down Among the Sticks and Bones – Seanan McGuire

Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Down Among the Sticks and Bones is the second book in the Wayward Children series, but chronologically it functions more like an origin story for the first book. As this book was assigned for class, I did not read the… Continue reading Down Among the Sticks and Bones – Seanan McGuire

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Evermore – Sara Holland

Evermore by Sara Holland My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Everless was such a unique concept and I could not wait to get to the second book in the series. I loved the book and was also utterly confused by it because it felt like a completely different story than the first book in the… Continue reading Evermore – Sara Holland

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Reign of the Fallen – Sarah Glenn Marsh

Reign of the Fallen by Sarah Glenn Marsh My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Reign of the Fallen throws readers into a world of magic where the color of your eyes can determine what magic you may have. That being said, the author tells us that very few are able (or willing) to study and… Continue reading Reign of the Fallen – Sarah Glenn Marsh

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Circling the Sun – Paula McLain

Circling the Sun by Paula McLain My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Circling the Sun is a historical fiction novel about the life of Beryl Markham. As this was only on my radar because it was the book for the adult reading group at my library this month and I was required to read it… Continue reading Circling the Sun – Paula McLain

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

A Date with Darcy – Tiffany Schmidt

A Date with Darcy by Tiffany Schmidt My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars A Date with Darcy is a new series with the premise that the main character's literary crushes can be found in the real world boys in her life and then they attempt to catch her attention. It was a little cheesy and… Continue reading A Date with Darcy – Tiffany Schmidt

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review, Shadowhunter Chronicles

Every Exquisite Thing – Cassandra Clare

Every Exquisite Thing by Cassandra Clare My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Yay diverse rep! But man, Anna, you fall in love faster than a Disney character. I wanted to like Anna so much, but she just didn't get enough development over the course of this novella (and can you really be surprised, it's a… Continue reading Every Exquisite Thing – Cassandra Clare

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review, Shadowhunter Chronicles

Escaping from Houdini – Kerri Maniscalco

Escaping from Houdini by Kerri Maniscalco My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Stalking Jack the Ripper series is quite hard to place for me. There are so many great moments of promise within the series, but yet somehow ends up not feeling quite right to me. I did enjoy this book the most so… Continue reading Escaping from Houdini – Kerri Maniscalco

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

The Lost Sisters – Holly Black

The Lost Sisters by Holly Black My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars This novella bridges the events of the Cruel Prince with the Wicked King. It is written from Judes' sister's point of view and is written as a letter from Taryn to Jude. Taryn explains her motivations and justifications for her actions within the… Continue reading The Lost Sisters – Holly Black

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review, Ratings

Sea Witch – Sarah Henning

Sea Witch by Sarah Henning My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Sea Witch is both a retelling of the Little Mermaid story and an origin story of the Sea Witch. I love fairytale retellings, so when I saw this book and its gorgeous cover was available as an audiobook from my library I immediately borrowed… Continue reading Sea Witch – Sarah Henning