Blog Tour & Review: ‘Disenchanted’

A Breton princess at the peak of the French Renaissance, Lilac lives prisoner in her parents’ castle after a wicked secret is revealed on the eve of her tenth birthday soirée. Years later, her coronation ceremony looms, and between the riotous townsfolk and scheming nobleman bent on snatching the throne, Lilac prepares for the worst…… Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: ‘Disenchanted’

Blog Tour & Review: ‘Incendiary’

Thank you to FFBC and Disney Hyperion for allowing me to be a part of this tour! Incendiary (Hollow Crown #1) by Zoraida Córdova Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Release Date: April 28th 2020 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Synopsis: I am Renata Convida. I have lived a hundred stolen lives. Now I live my own. Renata Convida was only… Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: ‘Incendiary’

Blog Tour & Review: ‘The Silence of Bones’

The Silence of Bonesby June Hur Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Release Date: April 21st 2020 Genre: Young Adult, Mystery, Historical, Historical Fiction Synopsis: I have a mouth, but I mustn't speak; Ears, but I mustn't hear; Eyes, but I mustn't see. 1800, Joseon (Korea). Homesick and orphaned sixteen-year-old Seol is living out the ancient curse: “May… Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: ‘The Silence of Bones’

ALC Review: ‘Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You’

If I hear the name Jason Reynolds, I know I'm in for a real treat - anything with his name on it is always so good and told in such an easy to understand way.  This reimagining of Dr. Ibram X. Kendi's National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning reveals the history of racist ideas… Continue reading ALC Review: ‘Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You’

Blog Tour & Review: ‘The Winter Duke’

The Winter Dukeby Claire Eliza Bartlett Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Release Date: March 3rd 2020 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, LGBT, Queer, Magic, Retellings, Romance Synopsis: An enchanted tale of intrigue where a duke's daughter is the only survivor of a magical curse. When Ekata's brother is finally named heir, there will be nothing… Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: ‘The Winter Duke’