Book Review: A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher

5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb Fourteen-year-old Mona isn’t like the wizards charged with defending the city. She can’t control lightning or speak to water. Her familiar is a sourdough starter and her magic only works on bread. She has a comfortable life in her aunt’s bakery making gingerbread men dance. But Mona’s life … Continue reading Book Review: A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher

Book Review: How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black

5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb An irresistible return to the captivating world of Elfhame. Once upon a time, there was a boy with a wicked tongue. Before he was a cruel prince or a wicked king, he was a faerie child with a heart of stone . Revealing a deeper look into the … Continue reading Book Review: How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black

Book Review: Bookish and the Beast by Ashley Poston

5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb In the third book in Ashley Poston's Once Upon a Con series, Beauty and the Beast is retold in the beloved Starfield universe.Rosie Thorne is feeling stuck—on her college application essays, in her small town, and on that mysterious General Sond cosplayer she met at ExcelsiCon. Most of … Continue reading Book Review: Bookish and the Beast by Ashley Poston

Book Review: Network Effect (Murderbot Diaries #5) by Martha Wells

5 out of 5 Stars!!! The Blurb Murderbot returns in its highly-anticipated, first, full-length standalone novel. You know that feeling when you’re at work, and you’ve had enough of people, and then the boss walks in with yet another job that needs to be done right this second or the world will end, but all … Continue reading Book Review: Network Effect (Murderbot Diaries #5) by Martha Wells

Book Review: Things from the Flood by Simon Stalenhag

5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb The Loop is closed. Life is returning to normal when the pastoral countryside is suddenly flooded by dark water from the huge abandoned underground facility. Rumors spread in classrooms and schoolyards, stories about the flood and how it has brought something with it. One thing is clear: the … Continue reading Book Review: Things from the Flood by Simon Stalenhag