Star Wars: Bloodline by Claudia Gray

Nearly twenty-five years have passed since the formation of the New Republic. Leia Organa serves in the ineffective Galacitc Senate as a Populist Senator, those against a strong central government. The Centrists, made up of Imperial wannabes, apologists, and fanboys/girls advocate for a strong central government and leadership that harkens back to the day of […]

Monstress Vol. 2: The Blood by Marie Liu

In volume two, Maika is determined to find out what’s inside her and what exactly her mother was up to. She travels to the Isle of Bones with Kippa, the little fox Arcanic, and Master Ren, the two tailed nekomancer. What they find is most unexpected and Maika has to battle with the help of […]

Monstress by Marie Liu

In this Steampunk/Decopunk inspired version of Asia, two races are at war. The Humans, and the Aracanics, part human and part animal. Maika is a young Arcanic that looks completely human, but harbors a dark entity inside her. Desperate to find out the truth about herself and what happened to her mother, Maika infiltrates an […]

Every Boy’s Got One by Meg Cabot

When Jane Harriss, creator of Wondercat and cartoonist for the New York Journal, agrees to be the made of honor at her best friend Holly’s elopement in Italy she doesn’t count on the against marriage best man, Cal Langdon. Holly, the art director for New York Journal, and her fiance, Mark, Doctor and Health reporter […]

The Boy Next Door by Meg Cabot

The heroine of this first book in Cabot’s Boy series shares my first name! Melissa Fuller, celebrity gossip columnist at the New York Journal, has just found her elderly neighbor unconscious and apparent victim of a home invasion. When the man she thinks is the woman’s playboy photographer nephew shows up to take care of […]

Solo Novelization Extended Version by Mur Lafferty

I don’t typically read novelizations of movies, even if they’re Star Wars. However, this one came so highly recommended by my friends in the Star Wars community and fellow reviewers from Future of the Force, that I had to give it a shot. I was not disappointed. There were some great extra scenes in here, […]

Beat the Backlist Challenge 2019

Like the last two years, I’ll be participating in this challenge hosted by the Novel Knight. The challenge has really helped me knock some series off my To Be Read list and stay on track for reading. If I already have a list of books I want to get to that year picked out, I’m […]