Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire

ARC Review:  Yesterday is History by Kosoko Jackson

ARC Review: Yesterday is Hist..

Posted February 2, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 7 Comments

Synopsis: A romantic, heart-felt, and whimsical novel about letting go of the past, figuring out what you want in your future, and staying in the moment before it passes you by. Weeks ago, Andre Cobb received a much-needed liver transplant. He’s ready for his life to finally begin, until one night, when he passes out […]

ARC Review:  The Obsession by Jesse Q. Sutanto

ARC Review: The Obsession by ..

Posted January 30, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 7 Comments

Synopsis: A classic sort of love story… except somebody might wind up dead. Nobody knows Delilah like Logan does. Nobody. He makes sure of it by learning everything he can through her social media and watching her through a hidden camera he has trained on her house. Some might call him a stalker. Logan prefers […]

ARC Review:  Be Dazzled by Ryan La Sala

ARC Review: Be Dazzled by Rya..

Posted January 2, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 7 Comments

Synopsis: Who’s ready to sparkle?? Project Runway goes to Comic Con in an epic queer love story about creativity, passion, and finding the courage to be your most authentic self. Raffy has a passion for bedazzling. Not just bedazzling, but sewing, stitching, draping, pattern making–for creation. He’s always chosen his art over everything–and everyone–else and […]

ARC Review:  We Were Restless Things by Cole Nagamatsu

ARC Review: We Were Restless ..

Posted October 8, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Synopsis: From debut author Cole Nagamatsu comes an atmospheric contemporary fantasy about three teens coming of age in the wake of a mysterious death. Last summer, Link Miller drowned on dry land in the woods, miles away from the nearest body of water. His death was ruled a strange accident, and in the months since, […]

ARC Review:  Even If We Break by Marieke Nijkamp

ARC Review: Even If We Break ..

Posted September 6, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

Synopsis: From #1 New York Times bestselling author Marieke Nijkamp comes a shocking new thriller about a group of friends tied together by a game and the deadly weekend that tears them apart. FIVE friends go to a cabin.FOUR of them are hiding secrets.THREE years of history bind them.TWO are doomed from the start.ONE person wants to […]

Review:  Wayward Witch (Brooklyn Brujas #3) by Zoraida Cordova

Review: Wayward Witch (Brookl..

Posted August 29, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Synopsis: Rose Mortiz has always been a fixer, but lately she’s been feeling lost. She has brand-new powers she doesn’t understand, and her family is still trying to figure out how to function in the wake of her amnesiac father’s return home. Then, on the night of her Deathday party, Rose discovers her father’s memory […]

Review:  It Came From the Sky by Chelsea Sedoti

Review: It Came From the Sky ..

Posted August 23, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

Synopsis: From the author of The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett and As You Wish comes the unforgettable story of the one small town’s biggest hoax and the two brothers who started it all. This is the absolutely true account of how Lansburg, Pennsylvania was invaded by aliens and the weeks of chaos that followed. There were sightings of […]

ARC Review:  The Dark Tide by Alica Jasinska

ARC Review: The Dark Tide by ..

Posted July 25, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

Synopsis: The Wicked Deep meets A Curse So Dark and Lonely in this gripping, dark fairy-tale fantasy about two girls who must choose between saving themselves, each other, or their sinking island city. Every year on St. Walpurga’s Eve, Caldella’s Witch Queen lures a boy back to her palace. An innocent life to be sacrificed on the full […]