Book Review: “The City We Became” by N.K. Jemisin

Add on Goodreads “Great cities are like any other living things, being born and maturing and wearying and dying in their turn.” Every city has a soul. Some are as ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York City? She's got five. But every city also has a dark [...]

Book Review: “Something to Talk About” by Meryl Wilsner

Add on Goodreads "Do you think maybe the rumors about you two might have a point? One that maybe you didn't realize before?" Hollywood powerhouse Jo is photographed making her assistant Emma laugh on the red carpet, and just like that, the tabloids declare them a couple. The so-called scandal couldn't come at a worse [...]

Book Review: “The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue” by V.E. Schwab (ARC)

Add on Goodreads ***Thank you to Netgalley for providing this ARC in exchange for an honest review.*** “What is a person, if not the marks they leave behind?” France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. [...]

Book Review: “Witches of Ash and Ruin” by E. Latimer

There was a little witch in every woman, but not every woman was a witch. Seventeen-year-old Dayna Walsh is struggling to cope with her somatic OCD; the aftermath of being outed as bisexual in her conservative Irish town; and the return of her long-absent mother, who barely seems like a parent. But all that really [...]

Book Review: “Bonds of Brass” by Emily Skrutskie (ARC)

***Thank you to Netgalley for providing this ARC in exchange for an honest review.*** “With him at my side, we’ll always fly true.” A young pilot risks everything to save his best friend— the man he trusts most and might even love— only to learn that he's secretly the heir to a brutal galactic empire. [...]

Just Me Gushing: “The Starless Sea” by Erin Morgenstern Review

***This post contains affiliate links. I get a small commission when you use my link to buy from Book Depository (at no extra cost to you). CODE: renstrange*** “Strange, isn’t it? To love a book. When the words on the pages become so precious that they feel like part of your own history because they [...]