BOOK REVIEW: A Reaper at the Gates (AEITA #3) by Sabaa Tahir

Title: A Reaper at the Gates (An Ember in the Ashes #3) Author: Sabaa Tahir Laura’s rating: 4 stars Blurb: Beyond the Empire and within it, the threat of war looms ever larger. The Blood Shrike, Helene Aquilla, is assailed on all sides. Emperor Marcus, haunted by his past, grows increasingly unstable, while the Commandant capitalizes on his madness to bolster her own power. As Helene searches for a way to hold...

Book review: An Ember in the Ashes (AEITA #1) by Sabaa Tahir

Title: An Ember in the Ashes Series: An Ember in the Ashes #1 Author: Sabaa Tahir Laura’s rating: 5 stars Daniela’s rating: 5 stars Blurb: Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear. It...

Book review: Arrogant Devil by R.S. Grey

Title: Arrogant Devil Author:  R.S. Grey Laura’s rating: 5 stars Daniela’s rating: 4 stars Blurb: Everyone in Cedar Creek, Texas, knows Jack McNight is an arrogant devil. Physically, I get it: he’s tan and fit, with coal-black hair that’s clearly been scorched by hellfire. Oh, and his personality? It burns just as hot. When I show up on the doorstep of Blue Stone Ranch, I’m run-down and rockin’ my last pair...

Book review: Our Dark Duet (Monsters of Verity #2) by Victoria Schwab

Title: Our Dark Duet Author:  Victoria Schwab Laura’s rating: 4.5 stars BLURB: THE WORLD IS BREAKING. AND SO ARE THEY. KATE HARKER isn’t afraid of monsters. She hunts them. And she’s good at it. AUGUST FLYNN once yearned to be human. He has a part to play. And he will play it, no matter the cost. THE WAR HAS BEGUN. THE MONSTERS ARE WINNING. Kate will have to return to Verity. August...

Book Review: This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity #1) by Victoria Schwab

Title: This Savage Song Author:  Victoria Schwab Laura’s rating: 4.5 stars Blurb: There’s no such thing as safe in a city at war, a city overrun with monsters. In this dark urban fantasy from author Victoria Schwab, a young woman and a young man must choose whether to become heroes or villains—and friends or enemies—with the future of their home at stake.  Kate Harker and August Flynn are the heirs to...

Book Review: Ten Thousand Skies Above You by Claudia Gray

Name: Ten Thousand Skies Above You (Firebird #2) Author: Claudia Gray Daniela’s Rating: 5 stars Daniela’s review Let’s start this with… LOOK AT THAT COVER!!! I might love this a lot more than the first one, and I ADORE the cover of the first book. It’s beautiful and it represents the book perfectly. And you know what? The story is as good as the cover....

Book Review: Royal Marriage Market by Heather Lyons

Title: Royal Marriage Market Author: Heather Lyons Daniela’s Rating: 4 stars Daniela’s review In Royal Marriage Market we are introduced to a world where fairy tales and reality find common ground. I liked that. Heather managed to mix that perfectly, but then again, she always does smile emoticon “New traditions, I’m learning, can sometimes be even better than the old.” In this story we are introduced to a royal world, where a...

Book Review: Becoming Rain (Burying Water #2) by K.A. Tucker

Title: Becoming Rain (Burying Water #2) Author: K.A. Tucker Rating:  Becoming Rain is another great installment to the Burying Water series. In the first book, we don’t really get a chance to know Luke Boone. All we know is that he may be involved with his uncle’s not so legal operation. Honestly, I wasn’t too curious about getting to know him, but I’m so glad I did. Luke was practically...

Book Review: Flick by Abigail Tartelin

  Title: Flick Author: Abigail Tartelin Rating:  **ARC provided by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Just FYI, I’m rating this 2.5 stars. I wasn’t really sure when I first finished the book. I was debating on giving it 2 or 3 stars, so now that I’ve had time to think about it, I’m going to go with 2.5 (I know, shocker!) It’s hard to write this review because I really wanted...