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

a magic steeped in poison – judy i. lin | blog tour + arc review

A Magic Steeped in Poison by Judy I. Lin Series: The Book of Tea #1Expected publication: March 29th 2022 by Feiwel and FriendsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: FantasyRepresentation: Chinese cast Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: I used to look at my hands with pride. Now all I can think is, “These are the hands that buried my mother.”For… Continue reading a magic steeped in poison – judy i. lin | blog tour + arc review

the girl who fell beneath the sea – axie oh | arc review + blog tour

The Girl who Fell Beneath the Sea by Axie Oh StandaloneExpected publication: February 22nd 2022 by Feiwel & FriendsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: FantasyRepresentation: Asian (Korean-inspired) Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: Deadly storms have ravaged Mina’s homeland for generations. Floods sweep away entire villages, while bloody wars are waged over the few remaining resources. Her people believe the… Continue reading the girl who fell beneath the sea – axie oh | arc review + blog tour