Book Review | The Belles

I feel like Dhonielle Clayton’s debut novel, The Belles, has been popping up on my book radar for months. I see it everywhere, and the cover is definitely eye-catching. So, even though it isn’t the type of book I typically go for, I decided to give it a shot. I mean, look at that cover! (All […]

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Book Review | On the Spectrum

I was intrigued by On the Spectrum as soon as I read the synopsis. I mean, it’s set in Paris, which is always fun, but I liked that it deals with both eating disorders and autism. I love when young adult books deal with tough issues well, and this one certainly did. (All reviews are spoiler-free […]

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Book Review | A Study in Charlotte

I’m kind of a sucker for anything Sherlock. He’s one of my favorite literary characters, and I actually like almost any iteration of him I’ve come across. Sherlock-inspired books are nothing new, but something about Brittany Cavallaro’s young adult debut novel stood out to me, and I picked it up as soon as it hit […]

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Book Review | Beast

There are plenty of young adult fairy tale retellings out there. So many that I doubt I’d ever be able to read them all if I tried. But when I first saw Brie Spangler’s debut novel, Beast, I was intrigued. Not only is it a retelling of what is perhaps my favorite fairy tale – Beauty and […]

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