Book Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Clap When You Land by Elizabeth AcevedoPublisher: HarperTeen Genre: Young Adult Contemporary/PoetryLength: 432 pagesPurchased through Bookshop.orgRelease Date: May 5, 2020 Synopsis In this novel in verse, Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, CaminoContinue reading “Book Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo”

April 2020 Book Haul

Last month I received four books! I’m very happy with my selections! Clap When You Land by Elizabeth AcevedoGenre: ContemporaryPublisher: Harper TeenPurchased through Bookshop.org Beach Read by Emily HenryPublisher: BerkeleyGenre: Contemporary RomancePurchased through Book of the Month Long Way Down by Jason ReynoldsPublisher: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy BooksGenre: ContemporaryPurchased through Bookshop.org Starfish Pier by Irene HannonHope HarborContinue reading “April 2020 Book Haul”

Anticipated Reads for April

Although 2020 has brought on many unexpected complications for everyone, I still take comfort in knowing that there are lots of people who turn to books for some escape. I know I’ve turned to reading during these chaotic times! Here are some books that are being released this month: April 7: Ruthless Gods by EmilyContinue reading “Anticipated Reads for April”

Crier’s War by Nina Varela/A Review

Thank you to Wunderkind PR for providing me a complimentary copy of Crier’s War! Crier’s War by Nina VarelaGenre: YA FantasyLength: 429 PagesPublisher: HarperTeenAcquired from Wunderkind PRRelease Date: October 1, 2019 Synopsis: After the War of Kinds ravaged the kingdom of Rabu, the Automae, designed to be the playthings of royals, usurped their owners’ estatesContinue reading “Crier’s War by Nina Varela/A Review”

Friday Reads: December 6

Here is what I’m currently reading: Crier’s War by Nina Varela I’m currently 52% through Crier’s War. So far this is such a well written story, with politics and race relations being a huge factor within the pacing of this tale. I also love the fact that there are same sex relationships described! It’s aContinue reading “Friday Reads: December 6”

October 2019 New Releases

I adore the magic of October! Autumn is in full swing, and it’s the time for everything frightful! There are certainly some books released during this time that fit the bill! Ninth House is Leigh Bardugo’s highly anticipated release. This will be Bardugo’s first venture into writing Adult Fiction, taking us into the world ofContinue reading “October 2019 New Releases”