Book Review: Caraval, Stephanie Garber

Caraval By: Stephanie Garber Length: 407 Pages Published: January 31st 2017 Rating: ☆☆☆ Summary: Remember, it’s only a game… Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval—the faraway,... Continue Reading →

Audiobook Review: City Of Bones ( The Mortal Instruments: Book 1), Cassandra Clare

City of Bones By: Cassandra Clare Listening Length: 13 hours and 44 minutes Audio Released:  April 15, 2014 Rating: ☆☆☆ Summary: When 15-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder - much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then... Continue Reading →

Book Review: A River in Darkness, Masaji Ishikawa

A River in Darkness By: Masaji Ishikawa Translation By: Risa Kobayashi & Martin Brown  Published: January 1st, 2018 Length: 174 pages Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Summary: The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian regimes. Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Education of Margot Sanchez, Lilliam Rivera

The Education of Margot Sanchez By: Lilliam Rivera Length: 304 pages Published: February 21st 2017 Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Summary: THINGS/PEOPLE MARGOT HATES: Mami, for destroying my social life Papi, for allowing Junior to become a Neanderthal Junior, for becoming a Neanderthal This supermarket Everyone else After “borrowing” her father's credit card to finance a more stylish wardrobe, Margot... Continue Reading →

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