Book Reviews

Review: The Adventures of Lola

“Just one day ago, I’d almost given hope, and now I had a whole new life ahead of me!”

Official Synopsis from Goodreads

An exhilarating and heartfelt story of adventure and intrigue, The Adventures of Lola proves you don’t have to stick to the status quo to save the day. Written with wit and gripping insight into what it takes for young individuals to stand up for what is right, The Adventures of Lola is dazzling in its magic and excitement. Continue Reading…

Review: The Sky’s Eyes by Brian Macrae

“Do everything you can, try every possibility, and if you haven’t  solved the problem, go take a shower.”

Official Synopsis from Goodreads

Lukas sources low-rez video to the newsfeeds. In the near future, attending demonstrations has become the most popular pastime. When the demonstration turns violent (and they usually do), Lukas is there to record it. He has worked hard to build a reputation for producing quality clips. That reputation and his willingness to be in the fray are his primary assets. Continue Reading…

Review: Ultimatum by K.M Walton

“A thin string of regret ties around my heart. And tightens.”

Official Synopsis from Goodreads

It’s not Oscar’s fault he’s misunderstood. Ever since his mother died, he’s been disrespected by his father and bullied by his self-absorbed older brother, so he withdraws from his fractured family, seeking refuge in his art. Continue Reading…

Review: Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller

“You should only stare at the ground if you’re giving up.”

Official Synopsis from Goodreads

Sallot Leon is a thief, and a good one at that. But gender fluid Sal wants nothing more than to escape the drudgery of life as a highway robber and get closer to the upper-class―and the nobles who destroyed their home. Continue Reading…

Review: Stranger Things Have Happened by Jeff Strand

“Plenty can go wrong. Plenty. But don’t let that worry you.”

Official Synopsis from Goodreads:

At 15, Marcus Millian III, the great-grandson of the famous Zachary the Stupendous, is already a talented illusionist. But when Marcus chokes during a card trick and leaves the audience unimpressed, prideful Zachary promises that he and Marcus are working on an illusion that will shock, stun, and astonish. That night, Zachary dies in his sleep. Continue Reading…