ARC Book Review: 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne (4 stars)

Thank you, Edelweiss+ and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: 99 Percent Mine Author: Sally Thorne Release date: 29/01/19 Genre: Adult contemporary romance My Rating: 4 stars Trigger/content warnings: Instance of unwanted sexual advances/physical contact at the beginning, grief (with talks of loss) and our main character has a serious heart condition. Synopsis from Goodreads: … Continue reading ARC Book Review: 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne (4 stars)

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Book Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: Grave Mercy Author: Robin LaFevers Genre: YA, Historical, Fantasy Romance My Rating: 3.5/4 out of 5 stars Trigger/content warnings: Some violence and gore, sexual assault and attempted rape, physical abuse Synopsis from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the … Continue reading Book Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers (NetGalley Reads)

ARC Book Review: To Night Owl From Dogfish by Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzer (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: To Night Owl From Dogfish Authors: Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzer Genre: Middle Grade contemporary Release date: 21st February 2019 My Rating: 3.5 stars Trigger/content warnings: Death of a family member (in the past), some brief mentions of homophobia.   While … Continue reading ARC Book Review: To Night Owl From Dogfish by Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzer (NetGalley Reads)

Diverse books: ARC Book Review for Prince of Air and Darkness by M.A Grant (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: Prince of Air and Darkness Author: M.A Grant Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Release date: 25th February 2019 My Rating: 4 stars Trigger/content warnings: Violence and gore, sex scenes. Synopsis from Goodreads:  Phineas Smith has been cursed with a power no one could control. Roark Lyne … Continue reading Diverse books: ARC Book Review for Prince of Air and Darkness by M.A Grant (NetGalley Reads)

ARC Book Review: Seas of Crimson Silk by Emma Hamm (4 Stars)

Thank you, Booksprout and the author for a chance to read this novel! Title: Seas of Crimson Silk Author: Emma Hamm Genre: Fantasy, Romance Release date: 11th January 2019  My Rating: 4 stars  Trigger/content warnings: Some violence and gore   "I speak for myself, as there are no others to speak for me." I have been wanting to read … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Seas of Crimson Silk by Emma Hamm (4 Stars)

Diverse Books: ARC Book Review of What If It’s Us by Adam Silvera & Becky Albertalli (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for a chance to read this novel! Title: What If It's Us Author: Adam Silvera and Becky Albertalli Genre: YA Contemporary Romance Released: 9th October 2018 Publisher: Simon and Schuster My Rating: 4 stars Trigger/content warnings: Some homophobia, anxiety attacks, mentions of divorce and cheating.   This dual perspective book follows Arthur and Ben, two … Continue reading Diverse Books: ARC Book Review of What If It’s Us by Adam Silvera & Becky Albertalli (NetGalley Reads)

ARC Book Review: A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for a chance to read this book! Title: A Curse So Dark and Lonely Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Romance (retelling) Released: 29th January 2019 Publisher: Bloomsbury My Rating: 3.5 stars Trigger/content warnings: Mentions of attempted suicide, some violence and gore   Loosely based on The Beauty and … Continue reading ARC Book Review: A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer (NetGalley Reads)

ARC Book Review of Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand (5 Stars)

Hi everyone, I can't believe I haven't posted in 2 weeks! I have been in a bit of a reading and general bookish slump and I haven't felt like uploading. I always have to remind myself that I am doing this because I love it and to not force myself, because I know once I … Continue reading ARC Book Review of Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand (5 Stars)

Diverse Books: ARC Review of Mirage by Somaiya Daud, Own Voices (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for a chance to read this novel! Title: Mirage Author: Somaiya Daud Genre: YA Sci-Fi Fantasy Released: August 28th 2018 Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Rating: 3.5 stars Trigger/content warnings: War (not very detailed descriptions, mainly the aftermath of war) Some torture scenes towards our main character (again, not detailed) … Continue reading Diverse Books: ARC Review of Mirage by Somaiya Daud, Own Voices (NetGalley Reads)

Diverse Books: ARC Review for Tale of a Dragon Princess by Lizzie Colt, Own Voices (NetGalley Reads)

Thank you, NetGalley and the Publisher for a chance to read this Novella! Title: Tale of a Dragon Princess Author: Lizzie Colt Genre: YA Fantasy Romance Released: 20th August 2018 Publisher: NineStar Press My Rating: 3 stars Trigger/content warnings: One main character who suffers from PTSD (nightmares of the wars she has been in) This … Continue reading Diverse Books: ARC Review for Tale of a Dragon Princess by Lizzie Colt, Own Voices (NetGalley Reads)