My thoughts on Heretics Anonymous by Katie Henry, The Woman Who Smashed Codes by Jason Fagone, The Valiant by Lesley Livingston, The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe, Fatty Legs by Christy Fenton-Jordan, The Winter Station by Jody Shields and Shadowblack by Sebastien de Castell.
Here are my reviews for When the Moon Was Ours by Anne Marie McLemore, Fire Falling by Elise Kova, Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein, Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen and The Alice Network by Kate Quinn.
By Julie Eshbaugh Book #1 of the Ivory and Bone trilogy 2 out of 5 stars Summary Two clans. Only one will survive. The only life seventeen-year-old Kol knows is hunting at the foot of the Great Ice with his brothers. But food is becoming scarce, and without another clan to align with, Kol, his… Continue reading Ivory and Bone (Ivory and Bone #1)
By Julie C. Dao Book #1 of the Rise of the Empress duology 2.5 out of 5 stars Summary An East Asian fantasy reimagining of The Evil Queen legend about one peasant girl's quest to become Empress--and the darkness she must unleash to achieve her destiny. Eighteen-year-old Xifeng is beautiful. The stars say she is… Continue reading Forest of a Thousand Lanterns (Rise of the Empress #1)
by Rae Carson Book 1 of the Gold Seer Trilogy 3.75 out of 5 stars Summary Lee Westfall has a strong, loving family. She has a home she loves and a loyal steed. She has a best friend—who might want to be something more. She also has a secret. Lee can sense gold in the… Continue reading Walk on Earth a Stranger (The Gold Seer Trilogy #1)
By Gabrielle Prendergast Book #1 of the Nahx Invasion series 2 out of 5 stars Summary He has no voice, or name, only a rank, Eighth. He doesn’t know the details of the mission, only the directives that hum in his mind. Dart the humans. Leave them where they fall. His job is to protect… Continue reading Zero Repeat Forever (The Nahx Invasion #1)
By Mary Weber Book #1 of the Evaporation of Sofi Snow series 2.5 out of 5 stars Summary Ever since the Delonese ice-planet arrived eleven years ago, Sofi's dreams have been vivid. Alien. In a system where Earth's corporations rule in place of governments and the humanoid race orbiting the moon are allies, her only… Continue reading The Evaporation of Sofi Snow (Book #1)