Book Reviews

Below you’ll find books that I have written reviews for and proud to still link to this page!

For Mini-Reviews that I wrote for Quick Lit click here.

For Mini-Reviews that I wrote for Bout of Books Read-a-ton Wrap Ups click here.


Some of my Favorite Reads since I started blogging:

The Best We Could Do – Thi Bui

Dark Matter – Blake Crouch

The Girl Who Smiled Beads – Clemantine Wamariya

The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas

Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi

The Magicians – Lev Grossman

The Martian – Andy Weir

Missoula – Jon Krakauer 

A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

Slaughterhouse Five – Kurt Vonnegut

Station Eleven – Emily St. John Mandel

Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe

The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead

Unwind – Neal Shusterman

We Are Okay – Nina LaCour


All the Bright Places – Jennifer Niven

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

As You Wish – Cary Elwes

B – C

Beauty Queens – Libba Bray

The Book of Unknown Americans – Cristina Henriquez

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage – Haruki Murakami

Confess – Colleen Hoover

D – E

Dark Places – Gillian Flynn

Dracula – Bram Stoker (Mini)

Eligible – Curtis Sittenfeld

Emma – Jane Austen

Everything Belongs to Us – Yoojin Grace Wuertz

Everything I Never Told You – Celeste Ng

F – G

Fangirl – Rainbow Rowell

Final Girls – Riley Sager   (ARC)

Ghostly Tales: Spine-Chilling Stories From the Victorian Age     (ARC)

The Girl on the Train – Paula Hawkins

The Glass Menagerie – Tennessee Williams 

H – J

The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood

Heartless – Marissa Meyer

Hyperbole and a Half – Allie Brosh

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – Rebecca Skloot

Interview With the Vampire – Anne Rice (Book/Movie)

Into the Water – Paula Hawkins

K – M

The Lost City of Z – David Grann

The Lost History of Stars – Dave Boling   (ARC)

My Antonia – Willa Cather

N – R

The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern

Norwegian Wood – Haruki Murakami

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Seth Grahame-Smith (and Jane Austen)

Ready Player One – Ernest Cline

Red Queen – Victoria Aveyard

The Refugees – Viet Thanh Nyugen

See What I Have Done – Sarah Schmidt     (ARC)

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo – Taylor Jenkins Reid

Silence – Shūsaku Endō

Slade House – David Mitchell

Slaughterhouse Five – Kurt Vonnegut

Snow Child – Eowyn Ivey

Stay With Me – Ayobami Adebayo     (ARC)

The Sun is Also a Star – Nicola Yoon

Swimming Lessons – Claire Fuller


Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston

A Torch Against the Night – Sabaa Tahir

U – Z

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves – Karen Joy Fowler

When Breath Becomes Air – Paul Kalanithi (Mini)

A Wrinkle in Time – Madeleine L’Engle