Buzzfeed Recommends Part Six: Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland Review

This is the sixth review of my ‘Buzzfeed Recommends Series’ in which I read and review all the books Buzzfeed recommended in their article: ’15 Brand-New Young Adult Novels That Are Just So, So, Good’. You can read the summary for that here. Continue reading Buzzfeed Recommends Part Six: Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland Review

Buzzfeed Recommends Part Five: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

The book follows Jane McKeene, a young girl who is being trained to fight the undead at one of country’s many combat schools for children of colour. She is training to become an Attendant, a fighter who is paid to protect high class women from not only the undead but other dangers in society, and is the best opportunity available to a girl like her. But Jane doesn’t want that, all she wants is to complete her training at Miss Preston’s before returning home and protecting her family from the undead. But when the families near the school start to go missing, and take her ex, Jackson’s, little sister with them she and her friends are pulled into a conspiracy that spans the country and leaves her fighting for survival against monsters, those dead and alive. Continue reading Buzzfeed Recommends Part Five: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

Arc Review: Ignite The Sun by Hanna Howard

The story of ‘Ignite The Sun’ follows a young girl Siria who lives in a kingdom constantly shrouded in darkness and can’t even remember seeing the sun. Queen Iyzabel says she shrouded the kingdom in darkness for the people’s protection years ago, but Siria hates the darkness and longs to see the sun that her best friend and his grandfather told stories of. But she’s desperate to please her parents, so she swallows her distaste for darkness and travels into the Queen’s court for a chance to take a place there, however what Siria discovers at the Choosing Ball changes her life and possibly the kingdom forever. Continue reading Arc Review: Ignite The Sun by Hanna Howard

Buzfeed Recommends Part Four: The Queen’s Assassin by Melissa De La Cruz

This is the fourth review of my ‘Buzzfeed Recommends Series’ in which I read and review all the books Buzzfeed recommended in their article: ’15 Brand-New Young Adult Novels That Are Just So, So, Good’. You can read the summary for that here. Continue reading Buzfeed Recommends Part Four: The Queen’s Assassin by Melissa De La Cruz

The Archived by V. E. Schwab Review

‘The Archived’ by V. E. Schwab is a young adult novel with fantasy and mystery elements. Mackenzie Bishop is a keeper, and she’s responsible for stopping Histories, often violent and scared, from escaping The Narrow into the real world. Histories are copies of the dead, and for Mackenzie they’re a constant reminder of the people she’s lost in her life: her Da and little brother Ben Continue reading The Archived by V. E. Schwab Review