Publisher: Random House

Average Rating: 3.95


Ex Libris Romance (77)

Ex Libris Romance (77)

I am all for a Jane Austen retelling, but The One That Got Away, while somewhat fun, was a pale copy of the original (Persuasion).  The characters weren’t very well developed and it seemed to rely too heavily on the original instead of taking a story frame and developing new and better ways to convey […]

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Ex Libris Romance (69)

Ex Libris Romance (69)

I love the uptight guy/free spirit girl trope, as long as the girl doesn’t tun into a one-dimensional MPDG. Luckily, that was not the case in this book. Of course, we also have one of my other favorite tropes – surprise baby!  India is a free spirit, but as the book progresses, you realize that […]

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Blog Tour: Beast

Blog Tour: Beast

When I got an email about Beast I was immediately intrigued by the idea of a Beauty and the Beast theme with a transgender love story.  My instincts were right, because I really enjoyed it. Dylan is completely and totally uncomfortable in his own skin.  He feels like he is too much – too big, […]

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Blog Tour: Gemina

Blog Tour: Gemina

Welcome to my stop in the blog tour for Gemina!  After you’ve read my thoughts, don’t forget to enter for a chance to win a finished copy. When I read Illuminae I was completely blown away by the story and its unique delivery.  How could you possibly follow that?  Well, Gemina took a lot of […]

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Blog Tour: Mighty Jack

Blog Tour: Mighty Jack

  Welcome to my stop in the blog tour for Mighty Jack by Ben Hatke!  I’ll be sharing my pick for favorite fairy tale retelling AND my thoughts on Mighty Jack. If you’d like to stop by the other blog hosts on this tour, you can find them here   When I think about retellings, […]

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