Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

  Title: The Deepest Blue Author: Sarah Beth Durst Pages: 368 Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Relationships, Family, Courage, Trust, Risk, Love, Team Work Publication Date: March 19th, 2019 Publisher: Harper Voyager     Mayara has a secret that she must not reveal otherwise her life could be on the line. However, that all changes when, on her wedding…… Continue reading Book Review: The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Historical Fiction

Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

  Title: The Last Year of the War Author: Susan Meissner Pages: 389 Genre: Historical Fiction Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Identity, Friendship, Relationships, Family, Trust, Memory, Acceptance Publication Date: March 19th, 2019 Publisher: Berkley     Young Elise only wanted to get through school and her teenage-hood, but when her father is accused of sympathizing with the Nazis during World War II, her world…… Continue reading Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

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

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Book series · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Young Adult

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

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Young Adult

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

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Children · Humor · Illustrated/Picture Books · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Four Funny Potatoes! by Len Foley

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: Four Funny Potatoes! Genre: Children/Humor/Illustrated Themes: Identity, Working Together ~ The Good ~ Illustrations are fun and inviting for children Rhyming phrases creates a fun flow Great themes even with its humorous features  …… Continue reading Mini-Review: Four Funny Potatoes! by Len Foley

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Mini-Review · Nonfiction · OnlineBookClub · Self-Help

Mini-Review: Make It Rain by Vercie Lark

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: Make It Rain Genre: Non-Fiction/Self-Help/Financial Themes: Retirement, Investment, Financial Security ~ The Good ~ Simple, yet informative Author provides real-life/personal experiences with both successes and failures Conversational tone Example of budget was beneficial to…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Make It Rain by Vercie Lark