The Near Witch by V.E. Schwab (ft. The Ash-Born Boy)

For a debut novel, this book was really good. To start this review off, this is most likely the scariest novel I’ve ever read. I had chills every time the sun would go down in the book, and the Near Witch would appear. So props to Schwab for writing a spooky book, and still have…

Soul of Stars (Heart of Iron #2) by Ashley Poston

This is most definitely my second favorite book of 2019! The best thing about this duology is it’s an Anastasia retelling set in space and the queer rep is unreal!! “Love was stubborn, and love was impatient, and thoughtless and self-centered and vainglorious. It hid in the crevices of your soul when you thought it…

First Lady and the Rebel by Susan Higginbotham

Well, not much can be said. I may have just started this book at the wrong time. Maybe I could have enjoyed it if I’d read it months ago, or maybe if I’d pushed past the deadline, I don’t know. But here’s what I do know. The book had a very slow start. The writing…