The Ancient Tripod of Peace by Kalen Cap Genre: Young Adult Mystery Teens Lexi and Gil face relic-thieving secret societies. Plagued by loneliness in her Lake Erie Islands community, vegan Lexi hopes to make like-minded friends in high school. But her dad’s job is jeopardized when relics are stolen from his museum, changing her … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: The Ancient Tripod of Peace
Joan the Made by Kristen Pham GENRE: YA science Fiction On Joan Fasces' eighteenth birthday, she discovers that she is cloned from the famous Joan of Arc. But being cloned in America comes at a steep price. Segregated and oppressed, clones are forced to act as docile servants to the rest of the Evolved population. Joan … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Joan the Made
Title: PLATFORM DWELLERS Author: Katarina Boudreaux Pub. Date: May 8, 2018 Publisher: Owl Hollow Press Formats: Paperback, eBook Pages: 268 Find it: Amazon, Goodreads On the remnants of oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and Dauphin Island, Joe is a typical Nob Platform teenager, except that her Mom left a year ago for a more social Platform, and her Dad sometimes forgets … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Platform Dwellersl
TRACING SHADOWS (Scout #1) by Alex Lidell Pub. Date: April 8, 2018 Publisher: Alex Lidell Formats: Paperback, eBook Pages: 312 Find it: Amazon, Goodreads To protect the throne, seventeen-year- old spy Kali must play a male guardsman trainee by day and royal lady by night. Orphaned and trained on a spymaster’s remote estate, Kali is a scout who works alone in the shadows. But … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Tracing Shadows
Dreamers & Fairies February theme was "All is fair in love and war." And this month I remembered to take pictures as I unboxed, as I LOVED the presentation last month, but tore into it too fast to take pictures. So the box arrived wrapped in kraft paper, and a LOT of tape (apparently the … Continue reading Book Box Review: Dreamers and Faeries February 2018
A banished princess. A deadly curse. A kingdom at war. Wil Heidle, the only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows...
Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: the sinister fair folk, immortal creatures who cannot bake bread, weave cloth, or put a pen to paper without crumbling to dust. They crave human Craft with a terrible thirst, and Isobel’s paintings are highly prized among them. But when she receives her first royal patron—Rook, the autumn prince—she makes a terrible mistake. She paints mortal sorrow in his eyes – a weakness that could cost him his life.
Russia, July 17, 1918: Under direct orders from Vladimir Lenin, Bolshevik secret police force Anastasia Romanov, along with the entire imperial family, into a damp basement in Siberia, where they face a merciless firing squad. None survive. At least that is what the executioners have always claimed. Germany, February 17, 1920: A young woman bearing an uncanny resemblance to Anastasia Romanov is pulled shivering and senseless from a canal.
A kingdom burns. A princess sleeps. This is no fairy tale. It all started with the burning of the spindles. No. It all started with a curse…
At Windemere School for Girls, one of America’s elite private schools, Dr. Gregory Copeland is the beloved chair of the English Department. A married father with a penchant for romantic poetry—and impressionable teenage girls—he operates in plain sight for years, until one of his former students goes public with allegations of inappropriate conduct. With the help of an investigative journalist, and two additional Windemere alumnae who had relationships with Copeland as students, the unlikely quartet unites to take him down.