Decked with Holly by Marni Bates // Not enough holiday cheer

Decked with Holly by Marni Bates Paperback, 244 pages Published September 25th 2012 by K-Teen ✰✰ Smartly blending of-the-moment pop culture references and timeless themes, Bates follows her YA debut, “Awkward”, with a hilarious, over-the-top adventure about a teen girl who becomes the fake girlfriend of a cute rock star. Taking a Christmas cruise with her […]

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Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore // Slow paced and not what I expected

Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore eARC, 320 pages Expected publication: January 14th 2020 by Feiwel Friends ✰.5 Summer, 1518. A strange sickness sweeps through Strasbourg: women dance in the streets, some until they fall down dead. As rumors of witchcraft spread, suspicion turns toward Lavinia and her family, and Lavinia may have to […]

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Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare // More than a forbidden romance

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare Paperback, 669 pages Published March 8th 2016 by Margaret K. McEldeberry Books ✰✰✰.5 In a secret world where half-angel warriors called Shadowhunters are sworn to fight demons, parabatai is a sacred word. A parabatai is your best friend and battle partner. Parabatai can be everything to each other–but they can never […]

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