To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo – Book Review

To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo is a young adult high fantasy novel that I discovered at my library recently (seems to be the trend this year) and picked up because the cover caught my eye and I remembered that it was a title circulating around the book-blogsphere as of late. I know, SHOCKING!…

Shadow Girl by Liana Liu – Book Review

Shadow Girl by Liana Liu is an #OwnVoices young adult Chinese novel from the supernatural, mystery genres. It came out fairly recently and when I found it at the library a few weeks ago, I decided to pick it up because the premise sounded interesting to me. However, after reading it, I felt that the…

Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson – A Book Review

Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson is a young adult fantasy re-telling of the Peter Pan story, originally written by J.M. Barrie. Told from the perspective of a tiny faerie named Tinker Belle, the book is about a young adolescent Indigenous girl named Tiger Lily. Viewed as an outcast, Tiger Lily is a very lonely…