2 Stars · 2017 · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Fantasy · Young Adult

Gilded Cage │ Vic James

Synopsis: Not all are free. Not all are equal. Not all will be saved. Our world belongs to the Equals — aristocrats with magical gifts — and all commoners must serve them for ten years. But behind the gates of England’s grandest estate lies a power that could break the world. A girl thirsts for… Continue reading Gilded Cage │ Vic James

2 Stars · 2016 · Book Reviews · Retelling · Young Adult

Stealing Snow │ Danielle Paige

Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Snow has spent her life locked in Whittaker Psychiatric—but she isn’t crazy. And that’s not the worst of it. Her very first kiss proves anything but innocent…when Bale, her only love, turns violent. Despite Snow knowing that Bale would never truly hurt her, he is taken away—dashing her last hope for any sort… Continue reading Stealing Snow │ Danielle Paige

2 Stars · 2016 · Book Reviews · Retelling · Young Adult

Cruel Beauty │ Rosamund Hodge

Synopsis: Since birth, Nyx has been betrothed to the evil ruler of her kingdom-all because of a foolish bargain struck by her father. And since birth, she has been in training to kill him. With no choice but to fulfill her duty, Nyx resents her family for never trying to save her and hates herself… Continue reading Cruel Beauty │ Rosamund Hodge

2 Stars · 2016 · Adult · Book Reviews · Historical

Three Sisters, Three Queens │ Philippa Gregory

Synopsis: As sisters they share an everlasting bond; As queens they can break each other’s hearts. “There is only one bond that I trust: between a woman and her sisters. We never take our eyes off each other. In love and in rivalry, we always think of each other.” When Katherine of Aragon is brought… Continue reading Three Sisters, Three Queens │ Philippa Gregory

2 Stars · 2016 · Adult · Book Reviews · Mystery

The Girl on the Train │ Paula Hawkins

Synopsis: EVERY DAY THE SAME Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to feel like she… Continue reading The Girl on the Train │ Paula Hawkins