Book Review | The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo Young Adult Realistic Fiction, Poetry →2019 Michael L. Printz Award Winner →2019 Walter Dean Myers Award Winner →2018 Boston Globe, Horn Book Award Winner →2018 National Book Award for Young People's Literature Winner Synopsis from Amazon: Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her Harlem neighborhood. Ever since … Continue reading Book Review | The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Book Review | The Winter of the Witch (Winternight #3) by Katherine Arden

The Winter of the Witch (Winternight #3) by Katherine Arden Historical Fantasy, Russian Folklore Synopsis from Goodreads: Following their adventures in The Bear and the Nightingale and The Girl in the Tower, Vasya and Morozko return in this stunning conclusion to the bestselling Winternight Trilogy, battling enemies mortal and magical to save both Russias, the seen and the unseen. Now … Continue reading Book Review | The Winter of the Witch (Winternight #3) by Katherine Arden

Book Review | Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones Young Adult Fantasy, Romance, Historical, German Folklore Synopsis from Amazon: Deep in his terrifying realm underground, the cold and forbidding Goblin King casts a dark shadow over nineteen-year-old Liesl. Her grandmother had always warned her to follow the old laws, for every year on the longest night of winter the Goblin King … Continue reading Book Review | Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

Review | To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (Book to Film)

Happy Monday, blog friends. Can you believe that Halloween is already almost here? Before you know it, it'll be time to stuff our faces with turkey (or vegetarian/vegan options) and then spend hundreds of dollars on Christmas gifts (my most favorite time of year). I had promised to elaborate more on my thoughts regarding both … Continue reading Review | To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (Book to Film)

Book Review | The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang YA Graphic Novel, Historical Fiction Paperback 288 pages My synopsis: Set in a somewhat modern-thought version of Paris, this story follows Prince Sebastian, heir of Belgium, and Frances, an aspiring fashion designer. Sebastian  has a secret--he moonlights as the fabulous Lady Crystallia, wearing beautiful and eccentric dresses designed … Continue reading Book Review | The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang