Review | Starsight by Brandon Sanderson

Starsight by Brandon SandersonSkyward #2YA Science FictionNovember 26, 2019 About the Book:  From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Reckoners series, Words of Radiance, the Mistborn trilogy, and the Stormlight Archive comes the second book in an epic series about a girl with a secret in a dangerous world at war for humanity’s […]

Top Ten Tuesday | Books I wish I’d read as a kid!

For this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, I’ve decided to talk about books I think I would have enjoyed more if they’d been available when I was a tween. There are so many books others loved, but I didn’t see the shine. I believe in the importance of a target audience. I also believe that sometimes […]

Flights of Fancy | B-B-Bad Romance

Reading YA as a mom has been really eye opening. Books I would have taken for granted before Baby Chick, probably even love, I now see very differently. I’m more aware of the unhealthy messages in fiction than I ever was when it was just myself. I think about this a lot, actually. However, I […]

Review | Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

Skyward by Brandon SandersonSkyward #1YA Science FictionNovember 6, 2018 About the Book:  Spensa’s world has been under attack for decades. Now pilots are the heroes of what’s left of the human race, and becoming one has always been Spensa’s dream. Since she was a little girl, she has imagined soaring skyward and proving her bravery. But […]

Review | Sick Kids in Love by Hannah Moskowitz

Sick Kids in LoveBy Hannah MoskowitzYA Contemporary FictionNovember 5, 2019 About the Book:  Isabel has one rule: no dating.It’s easier–It’s safer–It’s better––for the other person. She’s got issues. She’s got secrets. She’s got rheumatoid arthritis. But then she meets another sick kid. He’s got a chronic illness Isabel’s never heard of, something she can’t even […]

New Release Review | King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

King of Scars by Leigh BardugoNikolai Duology #1YA FantasyImprint | January 29, 2019 About the Book:  Nikolai Lantsov has always had a gift for the impossible. No one knows what he endured in his country’s bloody civil war—and he intends to keep it that way. Now, as enemies gather at his weakened borders, the young king […]