Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard The Skinny: The poverty stricken Reds are commoners, living under the rule of the Silvers, elite warriors with god-like powers. To Mare Barrow, a 17-year-old Red girl from The Stilts, it looks like nothing will ever change. Mare finds herself working in the Silver Palace, at the centre of those… Continue reading By the hammer of Thor, Loki!!!
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The Kiss of Deception
The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearsons The Skinny: In this timeless new trilogy about love and sacrifice, a princess must find her place in a reborn world. In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia’s life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight—but she… Continue reading The Kiss of Deception
Ignite Me by Taherah Mafi So I'm gonna do something different with this review as I'm a) really lazy right now and b) have no desire to put any of my thoughts of this book into words. The Skinny: With Omega Point destroyed, Juliette doesn’t know if the rebels, her friends, or even Adam are alive.… Continue reading Yowzer!
In fair Vegas, where we lay our scene
The Chapel Wars by Lindsey Leavitt The Skinny: Sixteen-year-old Holly wants to remember her Grandpa forever, but she’d rather forget what he left her in his will: his wedding chapel on the Las Vegas strip. Whatever happened to gold watches, savings bonds, or some normal inheritance? And then there's Grandpa's letter. Not only is she running… Continue reading In fair Vegas, where we lay our scene
Perfect Ruin by Lauren DeStefano The Skinny: On Internment, the floating island in the clouds where 16-year-old Morgan Stockhour lives, getting too close to the edge can lead to madness. Even though Morgan's older brother, Lex, was a Jumper, Morgan vows never to end up like him. She tries her best not to mind that her… Continue reading Perfect Ruin
(S)He’s only a pawn in their game
Pawn by Aimee Carter The Skinny: For Kitty Doe, it seems like an easy choice. She can either spend her life as a III in misery, looked down upon by the higher ranks and forced to leave the people she loves, or she can become a VII and join the most powerful family in the country.… Continue reading (S)He’s only a pawn in their game