H is For Hawk Reviewed | 3.25/5 Hawks

H is For Hawk by Helen Macdonald H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald is a memoir of a woman raiding a goshawk while dealing with the grief of losing her father. Macdonald's memoir has been nominated for and won numerous awards, including the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, the Andrew Carnegie Medal Nominee for … Continue reading H is For Hawk Reviewed | 3.25/5 Hawks

A Curse So Dark and Lonely Reviewed | 4.75/5 Knives 🗡️

A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer is a young adult fantasy retelling of "Beauty and the Beast," set in a world where a young sorceress has laid a curse upon the Crown Prince and … Continue reading A Curse So Dark and Lonely Reviewed | 4.75/5 Knives 🗡️

Like Water for Chocolate Reviewed | 2.75/5 Chilies 🌶️

Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel is a novel told through recipes, a story mapped out in food. Esquival's novel has won several awards and has been adapted into a movie by the same title. Synopsis: From Goodreads: The narrator's … Continue reading Like Water for Chocolate Reviewed | 2.75/5 Chilies 🌶️

Zero Tolerance | Mini Review

Zero Tolerance - Claudia Mills Synopsis: From Goodreads: Seventh-grader Sierra Shepard has always been the perfect student, so when she sees that she accidentally brought her mother's lunch bag to school, including a paring knife, she immediately turns in the knife at the school office. Much to her surprise, her beloved principal places her in in-school suspension and sets a … Continue reading Zero Tolerance | Mini Review

The Liar’s Girl Reviewed | 3.75/5 Cups of Tea

The Liar's Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard The Liar's Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard is a mystery thriller about a young woman who is called back to her home in Dublin by her ex-boyfriend (and convicted killer) when there appears to be a copycat killer on the loose. The Liar's Girl was nominated for the … Continue reading The Liar’s Girl Reviewed | 3.75/5 Cups of Tea