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Book Review: Nyxia by Scott Reintgen

Book: Nyxia (The Nyxia Triad #1) by Scott Reintgen Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers Pages: 384 Release Date: September 12, 2017 Rating: 4-4.5 / 5 Review This book was a lovely surprise in a year of fairly strong sci-fi offerings in the young adult department. The main reason I requested an ARC of this… Continue reading Book Review: Nyxia by Scott Reintgen

book review, dystopian, fantasy, young adult

Book Review: Den of Shadows (Gambler’s Den #1) by Christopher Byford

Let's start with the blurb, because I should have noticed one of my own warning signs right off: The Gambler’s Den weaves its away across the desert… But will it stop at your station? While fighting off poverty in the blistering desert heat a travelling casino offers one night of solace. One... The Gambler’s Den… Continue reading Book Review: Den of Shadows (Gambler’s Den #1) by Christopher Byford

book review, fantasy, young adult

Book Review: Draekora (Medoran Chronicles #3) by Lynette Noni

When I originally requested this book in NetGalley, I had not realized it was part of a series. Thankfully as it had already been released when I downloaded it, I figured I would take the time to read the first two books (obviously), so that I knew what I was in for. To catch everyone… Continue reading Book Review: Draekora (Medoran Chronicles #3) by Lynette Noni

book review, contemporary, romance, young adult

Book Review: How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake

Is there anything better than meeting someone who changes your life for the better? This book made me ponder about friendships for a long time. When you're young, it seems like you may have a lot of friends--but are they friends of circumstance (ie you go to school together and share a lunch), or are… Continue reading Book Review: How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake

book review, contemporary, young adult

Book Review: The Jungle by Pooja Puri

I was not prepared for this book. Even having read the description, even having heard about it, I was not ready for this to be so real. Unfairly, I also judged the title as it reminded me of my least favorite book in high school... same title but by Upton Sinclair. Thankfully they bear no… Continue reading Book Review: The Jungle by Pooja Puri