Canadian, Funny Books, Gothic, Historical Fiction, Speculative Fiction/Sci-Fi

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Friday Society Review

I was in desperate need for something fun and fresh, and this cheeky YA novel from Canadian Adrienne Kress fit the bill. You know I love a good girl power (ugh how I wish I could find a cooler term) novel. Case in point, my love of Kiki Strike, The Red Blazer Girls, and The… Continue reading Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Friday Society Review

Fantasy, Good Books for Boys, Magic, middle grade, Mystery

A Perfect Debut: The Peculiar Review

This is one of the most exciting books I've read in a long time. I could read the elegant, dark, and moody prologue to this debut fantasy novel over and over again. Bartholomew is a changeling- part human, part faerie- locked away in an attic room with his sister Hettie in a faery slum of… Continue reading A Perfect Debut: The Peculiar Review