Illuminae By Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman

Publication Date: October 20, 2015 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Pages: 602 Genre: YA, Sci Fi Rating: 3/5 Illuminae is the start of a YA Sci Fi trilogy where the authors use an interesting and fun format to tell the story of two space ships as they navigate the events of the book. There […]

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Raybearer By Jordan Ifueko

Publication Date: August 18, 2020 Publisher: Amulet Books Pages: 368 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Rating: 4.5/5 Trigger Warnings This YA Fantasy does a great job of infusing a lot of West African culture into a well thought out fantasy world. Our protagonist, Tarisai, spends her childhood in seclusion at the behest of her mother, The […]

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Pet By Akwaeke Emezi

Published: September 10, 2019 Publisher: Make Me a World Pages: 208 Genre: Young Adult, Own Voices, Magical Realism Rating: 5/5 TRIGGER WARNINGS Pet is a story about the town of Lucille where the Angels (elders) have gotten rid of all monsters yet our protagonist, Jam, comes upon a monster hunter and has to decide if […]

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Blog Tour: The Code for Love and Heartbreak by Jillian Cantor

THE CODE FOR LOVE AND HEARTBREAK Author: Jillian Cantor  ISBN: 9781335090591 Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Inkyard Press BOOK SUMMARY: In this contemporary romcom retelling of Jane Austen’s Emma by USA TODAY bestselling author Jillian Cantor, there’s nothing more complex—or unpredictable—than love. When math genius Emma and her coding club co-president, George, are tasked with brainstorming a […]

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Blog Tour: These Vengeful Hearts By Katherine Laurin

These Vengeful Hearts   Katherine Laurin On Sale Date: September 8, 2020 9781335145871, 1335145877 Hardcover $18.99 USD, $23.99 CAD Young Adult Fiction / Thrillers & Suspense  Ages 13 And Up 368 pages ABOUT THE BOOK: Mean Girls meets Siobhan Vivian’s The List in THESE VENGEFUL HEARTS, an utterly addictive standalone YA debut that follows 16-year-old Ember […]

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