Grown: intense, heartbreaking and an important read!

« In my past life, I was a mermaid. I lived deep in the ocean, swimming free, eating crustaceans, and singing five-octave ballads. « 

Grown by Tiffany D Jackson
Format: 
ARC provided by HCC Frenzy
Pages: 480
Top 3 Genres: 
Contemporary,Young adult, Diverse
TW: conjugal violence, sexual assault, psychological and physical abuse, blood, kidnapping, addiction
My rating: 
Set it on fire/ If you have nothing else to read/ you need to read it/Run and buy it.
To buy the book: 
CAUS• FR• Bookdep
Add to: Goodreads


Hey everyone! Last week, I read Grown, I think in 24h max. This book was terrible, not as in bad, but as in so difficult to read because of everything it says. It is an important book, but one that is hard to read! Telling you a bit more about it below 😉

Lire la suite

Jackie and Maria: the lives of Jackie Kennedy and Maria Callas

Jackie and Maria by Gill Paul
Format: 
ARC provided by HCC Frenzy
Pages: 480
Top 3 Genres: 
Historical, Fiction, Adult
My rating: 
Set it on fire/ If you have nothing else to read/ you need to read it/Run and buy it.
To buy the book: 
CAUS• FR• Bookdep
Add to: Goodreads

Hey everyone! Finally having some time inside to write down this review of Jackie and Maria;) My second historical fiction of the Summer who am I even??

Lire la suite

Mirror mirror on the wall…The Evil Queen has come!

Processed with VSCO with a4 preset

The Evil Queen by Gena Showalter
Pages: 544
Format: ARC provided by Harper Collins Canada 
Top 3 Genres: 
Young Adult , Fantasy, Fairy tale
My rating: 
Set it on fire/ If you have nothing else to read/ you need to read it/Run and buy it.
To buy the book:  
CAUS• FR• Bookdep
Add to: Goodreads

 

Hey, bookdragons! I’m enjoying my holidays so much! Lots of pool + family + reading time… what else can I ask for?? Now to talk about books… Are you tired of retellings? I am NOT! Especially when they are about villains and their making! I could not miss my chance to discover the back story of the Evil Queen!

Lire la suite

Opposite of always: everything you need in teen romance!

Processed with VSCO with a4 preset

Opposite of always by Justin A Reynolds
Pages: 464
Format: ARC provided by Harper Collins Canada 
Release date: March 5th
Top 3 Genres: 
Young AdultRomanceComing of Age
My rating: 
Set it on fire/ If you have nothing else to read/ you need to read it/Run and buy it.
To buy the book:  
CAUS• FR• Bookdep
Add to: Goodreads

Hey guys! I’m still (strangely) on a romance spree and I could not wait to pick up Opposite of Always (that just came out on the 5th of March), a romance presented as sweet and heartbreaking while portraying people of color as main characters (which still need to happen more)!

Lire la suite

The Pioneer: does the perfect planet exist?

The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler
Pages: 368
Format: ARC provided by Harper Collins Canada 
Release date: March 5th
Top 3 Genres: 
Young Adult, Science Fiction, Thriller
My rating: 
Set it on fire/ If you have nothing else to read/ you need to read it/Run and buy it.
To buy the book:  
CAUS• FR• Bookdep
Add to: Goodreads

 

Hey guys!! Its Saturday YES I can’t believe it I have been waiting for this for so long (well 5 days)! And today, I decided to tell you about a book I read during my Toronto trip: The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler, a sci-fi/thriller mix that will take you to another planet!

Lire la suite