Book Reviews

“Reading is escape, and the opposite of escape; it’s a way to make contact with reality after a day of making things up, and it’s a way of making contact with someone else’s imagination after a day that’s all too real.”

– Nora Ephron

On this page, you will find all of the book reviews that I have done.  You can click on each of the links to read the corresponding review.  Feel free to leave comments about anything book related below! Enjoy! 🙂

**I try to keep all of my reviews spoiler-free. If you would like a spoiler-full review of any of these titles, all you have to do is leave a reply below.  I will post one as soon as possible for you guys. If you would also like to start a discussion about a book, you are more than welcome to let me know and I will start a spoiler-full post on the book of your choice. **




1. Petals on the Wind (Dollanganger #2) by V.C. Andrews – 3 Stars

2.The Savages by Matt Whyman – 4 Stars


3.Anabel Unraveled by Amanda Romine Lynch – 4 Stars

4.Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard – 3 Stars

5.Lucky Day by Barry Lyga – 2 Stars

6.The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin – 3 Stars



1.Alice in Zombieland (The White Rabbit Chronicles #1) by Gena Showalter – 5 Stars

2.Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices #1) by Cassandra Clare – 3 Stars


3.Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League by Jonathan Odell – 5 Stars

4.Monstrous by MarcyKate Connolly – 3 Stars


5.Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle #1) by Christopher Paolini– 5 Stars

6.Eldest (Inheritance Cycle #2) by Christopher Paolini – 3 Stars


7.Hot Body Year Round by Cassey Ho – 5 Stars

8.Brisingr (Inheritance Cycle #3) by Christopher Paolini – 4 Stars

9.Transformed by E.V. Fairfall – 3 Stars

10.Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee – 4 Stars


11.World After (Penryn & the End of Days #2) by Susan Ee – 4 Stars

12.Neverland by Shari Arnold – 2 Stars

13.Untaken by J.E. Anckorn – 4 Stars

14.An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir – 5 Stars

15.All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven – 4 Stars


16.Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas – 4 Stars

17.Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell – 5 Stars

18.A History of Glitter & Blood by Hannah Moskowitz – DNF

19. State of Grace by Hilary Badger – 2 Stars


20. True Calling by Siobhan Davis – 4 Stars

21.The Girl from the Well by Rin Chupeco – 5 Stars

22.Awake by Natasha Preston – 3 Stars

23.Beyond Reach by Siobhan Davis – 4 Stars


24.The Deathsniffer’s Assistant by Kate McIntyre – 3 Stars

25.Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar – 5 Stars

26.The Diviners by Libba Bray– 5 Stars

27.Shadow & Bone by Leigh Bardugo – 4 Stars

28.Nil by Lynne Matson – 4 Stars


29. The Body Institute by Carol Riggs – 4 Stars

30.Destiny Rising by Siobhan Davis – 5 Stars

31.The Suffering by Rin Chupeco – 4 Stars


32.Alice Takes Back Wonderland by David D. Hammons – 2 Stars


33. The Assassin’s Blade (Throne of Glass #0.1-0.5) by Sarah J. Maas – 5 Stars

34.The Scorpion Rules (Prisoner of Peace #1) by Erin Bow – 2 Stars

35.Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1) by Marissa Meyer – 5 Stars


36.The Martian by Andy Weir –  5 Stars

37.Sonar The Crashing (Sonar #1) by B. Truly – 4 Stars

38.Broken Dolls (Broken Dolls #1) by Tyrolin Puxty – 3 Stars



1.Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson – 5 Stars

2.A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis – 3 Stars


3. Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin – 5 Stars

4. Saven Deception (Saven #1) by Siobhan Davis – 5 Stars


5. The Wrath and the Dawn (Wrath and the Dawn #1) by Renee Ahdieh – 5 Stars

6. Mosquitoland by David Arnold – 4 Stars

7. Flawed (Flawed #1) by Ceceilia Ahern – 5 Stars


8.Saven Disclosure (Saven #2) by Siobhan Davis – 4 Stars

9. Link (The Shadow of Light #1) by Summer Wier – 4 Stars

10.Of Pens and Swords by Rena Rocford – 4 Stars

11. Saven Denial (Saven #2.5) by Siobhan Davis – 5 Stars

12.You Were Here by Cori McCarthy – 3 Stars

13.The Other Side of Gravity (Oxygen #1) by Shelly Crane – 5 Stars

14. My Best Friend’s Exorcism: A Novel by Grady Hendrix – 5 Stars

15. South of Sunshine by Dana Elmendorf – DNF


16.The Problem With Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout – 5 Stars

17.Dig Too Deep by Amy Allgeyer – 5 Stars

18.Genius: The Game by Leopoldo Gout – 3 Stars

19.First Born by Janelle Gabay – 3 Stars

20.Shattered Girls by Tyrolin Puxty – 4 Stars

21.The Kiss of Deception (The Remnant Chronicles #1) by Mary E. Pearson – 5 Stars

22.Destruction (The December People #1) by Sharon Bayliss – 4 Stars

23.Watch Me Burn (The December People #2) by Sharon Bayliss – 3 Stars

24.A Taste of Death and Honey (The December People #3) by Sharon Bayliss – 4 Stars

25.The Heart of Betrayal (The Remnant Chronicles #2) by Mary E. Pearson – 5 Stars

26.The Neverland Wars by Audrey Greathouse -2 Stars


27.Wake the Hollow by Gaby Triana – 4 Stars

28.Six of Crows (Six of Crows #1) by Leigh Bardugo – 4 Stars

29.The Beauty of Darkness by Mary E. Pearson – 5 Stars | My Favorite Book |

30.Future Shock by Elizabeth Briggs – 4 Stars

31.The Haters by Jesse Andrews – 3 Stars

32.The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge – 3 Stars

33.The Unmoving Sky by K.L. Hallam – 3 Stars

34.You Know Me Well by Nina Lacour and David Levithan – 4 Stars


35.Legacy of Kings (Blood of Gods and Royals #1) by Eleanor Herman – 4 Stars

36.Girl in the Shadows by Gwenda Bond – DNF

37.The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady Stefani – 4 Stars

38. Empire of Dust (Blood of Gods and Royals #2) by Eleanor Herman – 4 Stars


39.The Witch Hunter (The Witch Hunter #1) by Virginia Boecker – 4 Stars

40.The Thousandth Floor (The Thousandth Floor #1) by Katharine McGee – 5 Stars

41.Saven Defiance (Saven #3) by Siobhan Davis – 5 Stars


42.Melody’s Key by Dallas Coryell – 5 Stars


43.Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow – 5 Stars

44.The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukavics – 4 Stars

45.And the Trees Crept In by Dawn Kurtagich – 4 Stars

46.The Assassin Game by Kirsty McKay – 4 Stars

47.Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas – 5 Stars

48.Stealing Snow (Stealing Snow #1) by Danielle Paige – 2 Stars

49.Illuminae (Illuminae Files #1) by Amy Kaufman & Jay Kristoff – 5 Stars

50.Heartless by Marissa Meyer – 5 Stars


51.Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles #2) by Marissa Meyer – 3 Stars

52.Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass #3) by Sarah J. Maas – 4 Stars

53.Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo – 4 Stars



1.Wrecked by Maria Padian – 5 Stars

2.Caraval by Stephanie Garber – 5 Stars

3.Finding Kyler (The Kennedy Boys #1) by Siobhan Davis – 4 Stars

4.Frostblood (Frostblood Saga #1) by Elly Blake – 4 Stars

5.Heartborn by Terry Maggert – 4 Stars

6.The Diabolic (The Diabolic #1) by S.J. Kincaid – 5 Stars


7.Children of Sirphan (Prophecy Six #2) by D.M. Wiltshire – 3 Stars

8.Splintered (Splintered #1) by A.G. Howard – 4 Stars


9. A Million Junes by Emily Henry – 4 Stars


10.Mad Miss Mimic by Sarah Henstra – 4 Stars

11.A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas – 5 Stars | Favorite Book of 2017 so far! |

12.A Darker Shade of Magic (Shade of Magic #1) by V.E. Schwab – 4 Stars

13.Ivory and Bone (Ivory and Bone #1) by Julie Eshbaugh – 2 Stars


14.The Bone Witch (The Bone Witch #1) by Rin Chupeco – 4 Stars

15.City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments #1) by Cassandra Clare – 4 Stars

16.Reawakened (Reawakened #1) by Colleen Houck – 5 Stars


17.Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Harry Potter #1) by J.K. Rowling – 5 Stars

18.Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin – 3 Stars

19.Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter #2) by J.K. Rowling – 5 Stars

20.Shatter Me (Shatter Me #1) by Tahereh Mafi – 5 Stars

21.World of Innocent by Nadine C. Keels – 4 Stars

22.The Creeping by Alexandra Sirowy – 4 Stars

23.Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter #3) by J.K. Rowling – 5 Stars

24.Glitter (Glitter Duology #1) by Aprilynne Pike – 5 Stars

25.Like a River Glorious (The Gold Seer Trilogy #2) by Rae Carson – COMING SOON!

26.Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter #4) by J.K. Rowling – COMING SOON!

27.The Partials (Partial Sequence #1) by Dan Wells – COMING SOON!

28.Vengeance Road (Vengeance Road #1) by Erin Bowman – 4 Stars

29.The Eldritch Heart by Matthew S. Cox – 4 Stars


30.Siege and Storm (Shadow and Bone #2) by Leigh Bardugo – COMING SOON!

31.Mask of Shadows (Untitled #1) by Linsey Miller – 4 Stars


32.Black Bird of the Gallows by Meg Kassel – 4 Stars

33.Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons #1) by Leigh Bardugo *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

34.Tales of the Peculiar (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children #0.5) by Ransom Riggs *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!


35.The Goblins of Bellwater by Molly Ringle – 4 Stars

36.Everland (Everland #1) by Wendy Spinale *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

37.Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

38.Hunted by Megan Spooner *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

39.The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook – 4 Stars

40.Midnight at the Electric by Jodi Lynn Anderson *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

41.Sparked by Helena Echlin & Malena Watrous – 5 Stars

42.Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna #1) by Kendare Blake *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

43.The Hollow Girl by Hillary Monahan – 5 Stars

44.Protected by Claire Zorn – COMING SOON!

45.Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass #4) by Sarah J. Maas – COMING SOON!

46.A Curse So Dark (Pioneer Falls #1) by Heather Davis – 4 Stars

47.Without Merit by Colleen Hoover – COMING SOON!


48.Alone by Cyn Balog – 5 Stars

49.The Reader (Sea of Ink and Gold #1) by Traci Chee – COMING SOON!

50.27 Hours (The Nightside Saga #1) by Tristina Wright – 4 Stars


51.Devil in Ohio by Daria Polatin – 4 Stars

52.Child of Nod (The Balance #1) by C.W. Snyder – 2 Stars

53.By a Charm and a Curse by Jaime Questell – 4 Stars

54. The Black Witch (The Black Witch Chronicles #1) by Laurie Forest – COMING SOON!



1.Haven by Mary Lindsey – COMING SOON!

2.Artemis by Andy Weir – COMING SOON!

3.Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!


4.The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos *Audiobook* – COMING SOON!

5.Wicked Charm by Amber Hart – 4 Stars


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