standalone reviews | the night circus, the starless sea – erin morgenstern

Hello! Erin Morgenstern's a wonderful storyteller. With both her books highly praised way before I picked them up, I had lots of expectations and I'm glad to report that I wasn't disappointed at all. Hope you enjoy the reviews for the standalone novels! Navigate through this post with the titles below:🎪 The Night Circus |… Continue reading standalone reviews | the night circus, the starless sea – erin morgenstern

standalone reviews | natalie tan’s book of luck & fortune, vanessa yu’s magical paris tea shop, sophie go’s lonely hearts club – roselle lim

Hello! Since I've finished up Sophie Go's Lonely Hearts Club by Roselle Lim recently, I wanted to do a combine review on her books that I've read. I always have such a fun time reading Roselle Lim's magical realism/contemporary novels that focus on the individual's growth than anything else. Hope you enjoy these reviews! Navigate… Continue reading standalone reviews | natalie tan’s book of luck & fortune, vanessa yu’s magical paris tea shop, sophie go’s lonely hearts club – roselle lim

trilogy review | kingdom of the wicked – kerri maniscalco

Hello! Today's trilogy review is for Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco. I'm joining the blog tour that I participated in 2020 into this review as well. Now that I have read all three books, I think Kingdom of the Cursed is my favorite as it developed the romance between Wrath and Emilia to… Continue reading trilogy review | kingdom of the wicked – kerri maniscalco

blog tour + arc review | forestfall – lyndall clipstone

Forestfall by Lyndall Clipstone Series: World at the Lake's Edge #2Expected publication: September 27, 2022 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)Age Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Romance Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Some oaths can never be broken…The curse that haunted Lakesedge Estate has been broken, but at great cost. Violeta Graceling has sacrificed herself to end the… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | forestfall – lyndall clipstone

blog tour + arc review | well, that was unexpected – jesse q. sutanto

Well, That Was Unexpected by Jesse Q. Sutanto Series: Well, That Was Unexpected #1Expected publication: September 27, 2022 by Delacorte PressAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, RomanceRep: Indonesian-Chinese cast, f/f pairing Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: After Sharlot Citra's mother catches her in a compromising position, she finds herself whisked away from LA to her mother's native Indonesia. It'll be… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | well, that was unexpected – jesse q. sutanto

blog tour + arc review | the final gambit – jennifer lynn barnes

The Final Gambit by Jennifer Lynn Barnes Series: The Inheritance Games #3Expected publication: August 30, 2022 by Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, Mystery, Romance Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Avery’s fortune, life, and loves are on the line in the game that everyone will be talking about.To inherit billions, all Avery Kylie… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | the final gambit – jennifer lynn barnes

a venom dark and sweet – judy i. lin | blog tour + arc review

A Venom Dark and Sweet by Judy I. Lin Series: The Book of Tea #2Expected publication: August 23, 2022 by Feiwel and FriendsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: FantasyRepresentation: Chinese cast Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: A great evil has come to the kingdom of Dàxi. The Banished Prince has returned to seize power, his rise to the dragon… Continue reading a venom dark and sweet – judy i. lin | blog tour + arc review

belladonna – adalyn grace | blog tour + arc review

Belladonna by Adalyn Grace Duology: Belladonna #1Expected publication: August 30, 2022 by Little, Brown for Young ReadersAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Romance, Gothic Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Orphaned as a baby, nineteen-year-old Signa has been raised by a string of guardians, each more interested in her wealth than her well-being—and each has met an untimely end.… Continue reading belladonna – adalyn grace | blog tour + arc review

violet made of thorns – gina chen | blog tour + arc review

Violet Made of Thorns by Gina Chen Series: Violet Made of Thorns #1Expected publication: July 26th 2022 by Delacorte PressAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, RomanceRepresentation: East Asian MC, bi brown SC, lesbian SC Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Violet is a prophet and a liar, influencing the royal court with her cleverly phrased—and not always true—divinations. Honesty… Continue reading violet made of thorns – gina chen | blog tour + arc review

an arrow to the moon – emily x.r. pan | blog tour + arc review

An Arrow to the Moon by Emily X.R. Pan StandaloneExpected publication: April 12th 2022 by Little, Brown Books For Young ReadersAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Retelling (Romeo & Juliet)Representation: Chinese, Taiwanese cast Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Hunter Yee has perfect aim with a bow and arrow, but all else in his life veers wrong. He’s sick… Continue reading an arrow to the moon – emily x.r. pan | blog tour + arc review