Shadow of the Fox β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜†β˜†

I really wanted to like Shadow of the Fox. The description alone reminded me of many animes that I binged on in high school and early college. But as I started reading Shadow of the Fox, I was turned off by--oddly enough--how much it reminded me of anime that I binged on in high school [...]

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Little Monsters β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

I don't know if this is obvious, I love thrillers. Kacey is the new girl in Broken Falls. When she moved in with her father, she stepped into a brand-new life. A life with a stepbrother, a stepmother, and strangest of all, an adoring younger half sister. Kacey’s new life is eerily charming compared with [...]

The Gallery of Unfinished Girls β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†

A little slow and a little weird, but definitely worth the read. Mercedes Moreno is an artist. At least, she thinks she could be, even though she hasn't been able to paint anything worthwhile since her award-winning piece Food Poisoning #1 last year. Her lack of inspiration might be because her abuela is lying comatose [...]

Language of Spells β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

Title: The Language of Spells Author: Garret Weyr Illustrator: Katie Harnett Pub Date: June 26, 2018 Cover:Β β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜† Grisha is a dragon in a world that's forgotten how to see him. Maggie is a unusual child who thinks she's perfectly ordinary. They're an unlikely duoβ€”but magic, like friendship, is funny. Sometimes it chooses those who might [...]

House of Furies β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

After escaping a harsh school where punishment was the lesson of the day, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle House, Louisa begins to realize that the house’s mysterious owner, Mr. Morningside, is providing much more than lodging for his guests. Far from a place of rest, the house is a place of judgment, and Mr. Morningside and his unusual staff are meant to execute their own justice on those who are past being saved.