Book Review – The Invasion by Peadar Ó Guilín

In a world where teenagers are trained for the most horrific 3 minutes of their lives, Nessa and Anto have both survived their Call, but fate has a cruel way of rewarding them. Nessa is branded a traitor as no one believes that someone like her could survive the experience. She's thrown in prison and … Continue reading Book Review – The Invasion by Peadar Ó Guilín

Book Review – Alex and Eliza by Melissa de la Cruz

Their romance shaped a nation. The rest was history. 1777. Albany, New York. As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society’s biggest events: the Schuylers’ grand ball. Descended from two of the oldest and most distinguished bloodlines in New York, the Schuylers … Continue reading Book Review – Alex and Eliza by Melissa de la Cruz

Book Review – Charmcaster by Sebastien De Castell

The third book in the page-turning Spellslinger fantasy series. 'I was getting almost as good at running away from enemies as I was at making them in the first place. Turns out, I wasn't running nearly fast enough.' Kellen has begun to master his spellslinging and the Argosi tricks for staying alive, and he and … Continue reading Book Review – Charmcaster by Sebastien De Castell

Book Review – A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. "Wild nights are my glory," the unearthly stranger told them. "I just got caught in a … Continue reading Book Review – A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

Book Review – State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

Sorrow - for that is all she brings us. A people laid low by grief and darkness. A cut-throat race for power and victory. A girl with everything and nothing to lose… By day, Sorrow governs the Court of Tears, covering for her grief-maddened father, who has turned their once celebrated land into a living … Continue reading Book Review – State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

Book Review – Girl Missing by Sophie MacKenzie

Lauren has always known she was adopted but when a little research turns up the possibility that she was snatched from an American family as a baby, suddenly Lauren's life seems like a sham. How can she find her biological parents? And are her adoptive parents really responsible for kidnapping her? ***   3/5 Stars … Continue reading Book Review – Girl Missing by Sophie MacKenzie

Book Review – The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell

“Fairy tale and history merge seamlessly” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) in this enchanting and lyrical novel about love and resilience from the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner, Katherine Rundell. Feo’s life is extraordinary. Her mother trains domesticated wolves to be able to fend for themselves in the snowy wilderness of Russia, and Feo is following … Continue reading Book Review – The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell