Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · In-Person Book Club · LGBT · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

Title: The Darkest Part of the Forest  Author: Holly Black Pages: 336 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, LGBT, Romance Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Love, Relationships, Trust, Family, Sacrifice Publication Date: January 13th, 2015 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers     In the small and quaint town of Fairfold, where people and fae live together, lies a sleeping horned boy in a…… Continue reading Book Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

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Book Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

  Title: In an Absent Dream (Wayward Children, #4) Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 203 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Expectations, Identity, Family, Bargaining, Friendship, Regrets, Loss Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Publisher: Tor.com     Set before the Wayward Children entering Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children, there was a young and somewhat odd girl, named Lundy, who didn’t…… Continue reading Book Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

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Book Review: Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor

Title: Days of Blood & Starlight (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #2) Author: Laini Taylor Pages: 513 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Fantasy Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Trust, Love, Revenge, Friendship, Peace, Redemption, Hope Publication Date: November 6, 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers     In the second installment of the Daughter of Smoke & Bone series, Karou finally…… Continue reading Book Review: Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor

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❤Romance Book Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor❤

  Title: Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1) Author: Laini Taylor Pages: 418 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Fantasy Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Love, Family, Revenge, Friendship, Peace Publication Date: June 5, 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers     Blue-haired and artistic Karou has a different type of family and runs these mysterious…… Continue reading ❤Romance Book Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor❤

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Mini-Review: The Oracle of Redemption by Robert Gaspari

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. This official OBC review was not published, so I do not have a link to share. Genre: Dark Fantasy/Mystery/Police Procedural Themes: Redemption, Justice, Love, Sacrifice ~ The Good ~ Good beginning where one woman commits suicide, but comes back to life Interesting premise ~ The…… Continue reading Mini-Review: The Oracle of Redemption by Robert Gaspari

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Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Grimoricon Genre: Fantasy/Middle Grade/Action/Adventure Themes: Courage, Friendship, Self-esteem, Fear, Respect, Discipline, Grief, Second Chances ~ The Good ~ Growth in protagonist Strong female characters Smooth writing style Likable and well-developed characters Clear antagonist Plot…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

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Book Review: Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

Title: Small Spaces (Small Spaces, #1) Author: Katherine Arden Pages: 218 Genre: Middle Grade, Coming-of-Age, Horror, Fantasy, Adventure Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Friendship, Grief, Loss, Bullying, Bravery, Courage Publication Date: September 25, 2018 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers     Eleven-year-old Ollie is having trouble adjusting to life without her mom. Making and keeping friends is very difficult…… Continue reading Book Review: Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

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Book Review: Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

Pages: 613 Genre: Young Adult/Paranormal/LGBTQ Publication Date: August 25, 2015 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Friendship, Relationships, Good vs. Evil In the midst of the hustle and bustle of New York City, there is a sickness spreading. A sleeping sickness in which people fall into such a deep slumber, they never wake up… The Diviners, Henry, Evie, Sam, Memphis, and…… Continue reading Book Review: Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

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Mini-Review: Purgatory’s Angel by B. Hughes-Millman

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Purgatory’s Angel Genre: Paranormal/Romance Themes: Self-destruction, Good vs. Evil, Identity, Jealously, Love ~ The Good ~ Concept of killing demons in dreams was interesting Jaime’s, protagonist, conflict of guilt for killing in her dreams…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Purgatory’s Angel by B. Hughes-Millman

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Mini-Review: The Secret Key of Pythagorum by Michele Angello

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: The Secret Key of Pythagorum Genre: Historical Fantasy/Young Adult Themes: Destiny, Friendship, Multi-generation Relationships   ~ The Good ~ Well-developed and likable main character Storyline flowed well Themes were presented well Historical fantasy piece…… Continue reading Mini-Review: The Secret Key of Pythagorum by Michele Angello