Heart of Iron by Bec McMaster
Dates Read: December 26-30, 2018
Goodreads Synopsis: Lena Todd makes the perfect spy. Nobody suspects the flirtatious debutante could be a sympathizer for the humanist movement haunting London’s vicious blue blood elite. Not even the ruthless Will Carver, the one man she can’t twist around her little finger, and the one man whose kiss she can’t forget… Continue reading “Book Review: Heart of Iron by Bec McMaster”
Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster
Dates Read: December 22-24, 2018
Goodreads Synopsis: Most people avoid the dreaded Whitechapel district. For Honoria Todd, it’s the last safe haven. But at what price?
Blade is known as the master of the rookeries—no one dares cross him. It’s been said he faced down the Echelon’s army single–handedly, that ever since being infected by the blood–craving he’s been quicker, stronger, and almost immortal.
When Honoria shows up at his door, his tenuous control comes close to snapping. She’s so…innocent. He doesn’t see her backbone of steel—or that she could be the very salvation he’s been seeking. Continue reading “Book Review: Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster”
Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai
Dates Read: June 20-27, 2018
Synopsis: A young Vietnamese girl and her family escape their war-torn country and leave for Alabama in the U.S., discovering a whole new life and the strength they must find within themselves.
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Dear Evan Hansen by Steven Levenson
Lyricists: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul
Dates Read: June 3-4, 2018
Goodreads Synopsis: An original musical that explores the poignant desire for human connection in the tumultuous life of one young man. Evan is shy, lonely, and bullied for it―teeming with the irrepressible emotions all too familiar with anyone who’s ever been a teenager. After a tragedy strikes, Evan’s life suddenly gets turned around, but is it ultimately for the better?
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Here’s the fourth installment of my catch-up reviews, and it’s the longest: contemporary romance. This could also be called “A Bunch of Lauren Layne Reviews and Some Others.” Continue reading “Contemporary Romance Reviews: Catching Up”
Here’s the third installment of my catch-up reviews: historical romance! Continue reading “Historical Romance Reviews: Catching Up”
Here is the second installment of my catch-up reviews, and it’s for nonfiction: Continue reading “Nonfiction Reviews: Catching Up”