Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel ~ “Because survival is insufficient.”

Cover links to Goodreads Genre: Dystopia, Science Fiction Author: Emily St. John Mandel Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days... Continue Reading →

Mini-review: A Taxonomy of Love by Rachael Allen

The moment Spencer meets Hope the summer before seventh grade, it’s . . . something at first sight. He knows she’s special, possibly even magical. The pair become fast friends, climbing trees and planning world travels. After years of being outshone by his older brother and teased because of his Tourette syndrome, Spencer finally feels... Continue Reading →

🍁🎨This? Is One Gripping And Deep Fantasy| Review: An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson

Estimated Review Reading Time: (With Synopsis:) 00:03:36 (Without Synopsis:) 00:02:35 Rating: 🍁🍁🍁🍁🍁 Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: the sinister fair folk, immortal creatures who cannot bake bread, weave cloth, or put a pen to paper without crumbling to dust. They crave human Craft with a terrible thirst, and... Continue Reading →

Elementary, Dear Watson | Review: A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Rating: 4.5 Stars Synopsis: The last thing Jamie Watson wants is a rugby scholarship to Sherringford, a Connecticut prep school just an hour away from his estranged father. But that’s not the only complication: Sherringford is also home to Charlotte Holmes, the famous detective’s great-great-great-granddaughter, who has inherited not only Sherlock’s genius but also his... Continue Reading →

Too-Real Illusions, Identity crises and Moving Festivals | Review: Daughter of the Burning City by Amanda Foody

Rating: ★★★★☆ Pages: 362 Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Sorina has spent most of her life within the smoldering borders of the Gomorrah Festival. Yet even among the many unusual members of the traveling circus-city, Sorina stands apart as the only illusion-worker born in hundreds of years. This rare talent allows her to create illusions that others can... Continue Reading →

Review: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Synopsis: Once upon a time, a girl was forgot... In a world brimming with colour and magic, Alice's pale skin and milk-white hair mark her as an outcast. For the people of Ferenwood, colour and magic are one and the same. Alice is determined to prove her magical abilities and solve the mystery of her... Continue Reading →

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