Rating: 4.5/5 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance, Mystery Overview Lazlo Strange, an orphaned librarian’s apprentice, has an imagination that transcends the most elaborate of dreams. “Dream up something wild and improbable… Something beautiful an full of monsters… All the best stories are.” (Taylor, 115) Fueled by stories, books and fairy tales, since a very young…
Rating: 5/5 The second installment to the The Winner’s trilogy is even better than the first one. Compared to the Winner’s Curse, the Winner’s Crime has a darker tone and a faster pace. The world building and character development are stronger, and the plot doesn’t focus so much on the romance but on Kestrel’s schemes. Kestrel, once again, slayed.…
Rating: 5/5 Publication Date: 2014 A rich girl buys a slave. Then falls in love with him. Then the revolution starts, and her world flips. In my opinion, Kestrel was a fucking bad ass.
My rating: 4/5 Leonard Peacock is going to off himself on his birthday. But not before he gives his goodbye presents to the few people he appreciated and not before he takes his bully down with him.
Hallowed by Cynthia Hand is the second book in the Unearthly thrilogy. My rating: 2 of 5 stars This was quite a disappointing read.
Rating:3.5/5 Publishing Company: Little Brown Publishing Date: 2013 Genre: Young Adult, Depression, Coming of Age, Romance, Bullying. “She says ‘Remember like playing house when we were little?’ I never played house when I was little. Unless you count playing people in your house want to drown you.”
Rating: 3.5/5 Publishing Company: Avon Books Publishing Date: 2005 Genre: Paranormal, Young Adult, Comedy, Romance Set in northern California, a girl from New York who talks to ghosts, finds herself in the company an unexpected roommate when she moves into her “new” house.