Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard

Major second book syndrome. I absolutely loved Red Queen and was so, so excited for this book… but I’m rather underwhelmed. It was bland, dragged, and I had to stop myself from skimming so many times. Read more…

A Daring Sacrifice by Jody Hedlund

So reading this book was kind of like watching a video game character’s health meter slowly diminish, only I was watching the star count disappear. The beginning was super promising and I thought I was getting a tough heroine in a Robin Hood plot, but that quickly went out the window and was replaced by some middle school instalove. Read more…

The Crown by Kiera Cass

So… this book was a great reminder of how weak the story & characters got at the end of The Selection series and how much beautiful covers can disappoint me. Read more…

A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray

SO MUCH LOVE FOR THIS BOOK. I thought it was going to be a YA science fiction story in futuristic London, but then it turned into some Russian historical romance that morphed into some post-apocolyptic revenge story on an oceanic research station? Read more…

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