Review: Of Fire and Stars

Of Fire and Stars Audrey Coulthurst Synopsis "Betrothed since childhood to the prince of Mynaria, Princess Dennaleia has always known what her future holds. Her marriage will seal the alliance between Mynaria and her homeland, protecting her people from other hostile lands. But Denna has a secret. She possesses an Affinity for fire—a dangerous gift … Continue reading Review: Of Fire and Stars

Review: The Eternal Smile

The Eternal Smile: Three Stories Gene Luen Yang & Derek Kirk Kim Synopsis "Meet Duncan. Charming and brave, he's the Princess's favorite—and he's on his way to winning the throne. But lately, the walls of reality in Duncan's kingdom are wearing a little thin... Meet Gran'pa Greenbax. Nothing seems to satisfy this greedy old frog's longing … Continue reading Review: The Eternal Smile

Review: Surrender the Dark

Surrender the Dark Tibby Armstrong The Dark #1 Synopsis "As a provocative series of paranormal temptation begins, a vampire king seduces the supernaturally gifted man hunting him. But when the stakes are literally life or death, their struggle for control is no game. Benjamin Fuller is a hunter, born and bred. Blinded as a child … Continue reading Review: Surrender the Dark

Review: Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There Lewis Carroll Alice's Adventures in Wonderland #2 Synopsis "In 1865, English author CHARLES LUTWIDGE DODGSON (1832-1898), aka Lewis Carroll, wrote a fantastical adventure story for the young daughters of a friend. The adventures of Alice-named for one of the little girls to whom the book was dedicated-who … Continue reading Review: Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Review: The Siren

The Siren Kiera Cass Synopsis "From Kiera Cass, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Selection series, comes a captivating stand-alone fantasy romance. Kahlen is a Siren, bound to serve the Ocean by luring humans to watery graves with her voice, which is deadly to any human who hears it. Akinli is human—a kind, … Continue reading Review: The Siren

Review: Wires and Nerve

Wires and Nerve, Volume 1 Marissa Meyer Wires and Nerve #1 Synopsis "In her first graphic novel, #1 New York Times and USA Today bestseller Marissa Meyer follows Iko, the beloved android from the Lunar Chronicles, on a dangerous and romantic new adventure -- with a little help from Cinder and the Lunar team. In … Continue reading Review: Wires and Nerve

Review: Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy

Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy Cassandra Clare Synopsis "Simon Lewis has been a human and a vampire, and now he is becoming a Shadowhunter. But the events of City of Heavenly Fire left him stripped of his memories, and Simon isn’t sure who he is anymore. He knows he was friends with Clary, and that … Continue reading Review: Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy

Review: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll Alice's Adventures in Wonderland #1 Synopsis "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English mathematician Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It tells of a girl named Alice falling through a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated … Continue reading Review: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

A Torch Against the Night

A Torch Against the night SABAA TAHIR "Elias and Laia are running for their lives. After the events of the Fourth Trial, Martial soldiers hunt the two fugitives as they flee the city of Serra and undertake a perilous journey through the heart of the Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf—the Empire’s most … Continue reading A Torch Against the Night

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button F. Scott Fitzgerald "Today, F. Scott Fitzgerald is known for his novels, but in his lifetime, his fame stemmed from his prolific achievement as one of America's most gifted story writers. "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," a witty and fantastical satire about aging, is one of his most … Continue reading The Curious Case of Benjamin Button