2017 · 3 Stars · Book Reviews · Fiction · Historical

Madame Tussaud │ Michelle Moran

Synopsis: The world knows Madame Tussaud as a wax artist extraordinaire . . . but who was this woman who became one of the most famous sculptresses of all time? In these pages, her tumultuous and amazing story comes to life as only Michelle Moran can tell it. The year is 1788, and a revolution… Continue reading Madame Tussaud │ Michelle Moran

2017 · 3 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Young Adult

The Maze Runner │ James Dashner

Synopsis: If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human. When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys whose memories are also gone. Nice to meet ya, shank. Welcome to the Glade. Outside the towering stone walls that surround the Glade is a limitless, ever-changing… Continue reading The Maze Runner │ James Dashner

2017 · 4 Stars · Adult · Book Reviews · Historical

Cleopatra’s Daughter │ Michelle Moran

Synopsis: At the dawn of the Roman Empire, when tyranny ruled, a daughter of Egypt and a son of Rome found each other… Selene’s legendary parents are gone. Her country taken, she has been brought to the city of Rome in chains, with only her twin brother, Alexander, to remind her of home and all… Continue reading Cleopatra’s Daughter │ Michelle Moran

2017 · 3 Stars · Adult · Book Reviews · Historical

Rebel Queen │ Michelle Moran

Synopsis: When the British Empire sets its sights on India in the 1850s, it expects a quick and easy conquest. After all, India is not even a country, but a collection of kingdoms on the subcontinent. But when the British arrive in the Kingdom of Jhansi, expecting its queen to forfeit her crown, they are… Continue reading Rebel Queen │ Michelle Moran

2017 · 4 Stars · Adult · Book Reviews · Historical

The Heretic Queen │ Michelle Moran

Synopsis: In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family’s past and remake history. The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty’s royal family—all with the exception of Nefertari, the niece of the reviled former queen, Nefertiti. The girl’s deceased family has been branded as… Continue reading The Heretic Queen │ Michelle Moran