Ironspark

Fairies, and shadelings, and water wives, OH MY!!! Ironspark by C.M. McGuire is the snarky urban fantasy I had no idea I needed. As far as openings go, this quote really sets up expectations remarkably well. We know magic exists. And we know that whatever we think we know about magical creatures is, well, sixty [...]

Shielded

Do you like ancient evil stirring up dark magic? Sword-wielding girls with far too many secrets? Cinnamon roll boys who happen to be princes? Then do I have the book for you! Jennesara's kingdom is in trouble. There's a traitor in the castle and war presses in on all borders. And Jennesara can help. She [...]

Mayhem – Review

As if the title alone wasn't enough to lure me in, the first sentence in the description is The Lost Boys meets Wilder Girls and that's it. I was done! As a 90's teen, this book takes everything I used to look up to in the late 80's and lets me bask in its reminiscent [...]

Daughters Let Out Your ROAR!

"Was it possible for a house to be abandoned and still have four people living in it?" On the surface, Tigers, Not Daughters is a ghost story. But that's just on the surface. Yes, there are ghosts haunting the Torres sisters, but the examination in this story of what it means to be haunted goes [...]

Blast From The Debutante Past

Once again, Rockstar Book Tours is back at it. This time with a surprising time capsule, taking us all the way back to the Roaring 20's. Before we get into the book, we need some definitions. First, let's define swears. Second. Define nice. Then remember that this book was printed 90 years ago, so it [...]

There’s An Insurrection Coming To New America

"Hope was a curious thing—both the remedy to misfortune and the cause of complacency." Set in an isolated Manhattan after a deadly plague ravaged the earth, the city changes its name to New America. The citizens are told no one survived outside the walls and the Bureau instilled an organized system of society to ensure [...]

Prepare For Supernatural Warfare

"Paul knew from experience that the dead did not have futures, only pasts that repeated until madness." There's a war going on alright. It was the one where I fought to fall asleep after closing the cover of this book late last night! Holy freakish delights, did I not see this gem of a horror [...]

Would You Be Chosen?

"From America to Australia and beyond. The sea change is coming for everyone, rich and poor alike." Take one serious helping of climate change, stir in a heaping blend of international conspiracy, and top it off with a high stakes competition. This is the frightening future of The Final Six. When we meet Naomi and [...]

We all need some Fairy Unicorn Wishes TBH

If you have a transitional young reader in your life, you need the Fairy Mom & Me series in your life. It's a magical adventure full of childhood exuberance. "Mom calls me her Fairy in Waiting. I’ll have big sparkly wings and my own beautiful shiny crown, and I’ll be able to do magic just [...]

Scavenge The Stars

"Revenge. It was a word that pumped through her blood and set the stars on fire." Poetic prose as sharp as knives. Captivating characters that weave together, plot points ebbing and flowing, unfolding in escalating waves. Oh. And don't forget the stabby girls. All the stabby, stabby girls. These are just a few of the [...]