The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang Pages: 544 // Published: May 1st, 2018 // Genre: Fantasy Synopsis When Rin aced the Keju—the Empire-wide test to find the most talented youth to learn at the Academies—it was a shock to everyone: to the test officials, who couldn’t believe a war orphan from Rooster Province could pass without cheating; to Rin’s guardians, … Continue reading The Poppy War (Review)
Vicious (Villains, #1) by V.E. Schwab Pages: 364 // Published: September 24, 2013 // Genre: Fantasy Summary as Provided by Publisher Victor and Eli started out as college roommates—brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other. In their senior year, a shared research interest in adrenaline, near-death experiences, and seemingly supernatural events reveals an … Continue reading Vicious (Review)
Strange the Dreamer Strange the Dreamer, #1 by Laini Taylor Pages: 544 // Published: March 28, 2017 // Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Summary as Provided by Publisher The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been … Continue reading Review: Strange the Dreamer – The Book that is Beyond Imagination
Renegades (Renegades, #1) by Marissa Meyer #of Hours: 17 h 0 min // Published: November 2017 // Read by: Rebecca Soler, Dan Bittner // Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Summary as Provided by Publisher Secret Identities. Extraordinary Powers. She wants vengeance. He wants justice. The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies — humans with extraordinary abilities — who emerged from the ruins … Continue reading Renegades (Audiobook Review)
Thunderhead (Arc of the Scythe, #2) by Neal Schusterman Pages: 504 // Published: January 9, 2018 // Genre: Fantasy, Dystopian Summary as Provided by Publisher Rowan and Citra take opposite stances on the morality of the Scythedom, putting them at odds, in the chilling sequel to the Printz Honor Book Scythe from New York Times bestseller Neal Shusterman, author of … Continue reading Thunderhead (Review) + What would your Scythe name be?
What? Another WWW Wednesday? Already? WWW Wednesday, a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Worlds! All you have to do to enter is answer the three questions below: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? CURRENTLY READING Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson … Continue reading WWW Wednesday!
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. For today’s Top Ten Tuesday post, the topic … Continue reading TTT: My Five Star Reads This Year So Far!