ARC Book Review | The Real Valkyrie

Title: The Real Valkyrie Author: Nancy Marie Brown Publisher: St. Martin's Press Published: 31 August 2021 ★★★★ I received an advanced ebook from St. Martin's Press in exchange for an honest review. In 2017, DNA tests revealed to the collective shock of many scholars that a Viking warrior in a high-status grave in Birka, Sweden … Continue reading ARC Book Review | The Real Valkyrie

ARC Book Review | Maiden Voyages: Women and the Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel

Title: Maiden Voyages: Women and the Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel Author: Sian Evans Publisher: Two Roads Published: 10 August 2021 Pages: 368 ★★★★★ Yes, I am behind on posting this! I'm behind on posting reviews in general. It's been a rough almost two years, and I, as most everyone, am ready for this pandemic … Continue reading ARC Book Review | Maiden Voyages: Women and the Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel

Book Review | House of Earth and Blood

Title: House of Earth and Blood Author: Sarah J. Maas Publisher: Bloomsbury Published: 3 March 2020 Pages: 803 ★★★ Goodreads | Amazon | Bookshop Gosh, Sarah J. Maas blows me away again with the amazing story and world she has created. Bryce Quinlan is a half-fae, half-human who works at an antiquities shop, trying to … Continue reading Book Review | House of Earth and Blood

Book Review | Boyfriend Material

Title: Boyfriend Material Author: Alexis Hall Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Published: 7 July 2020 ★★★★★ To be upfront and honest, I don't read a lot of romance novels. At least never completely focused romance novels, unless it's young adult. Unless the romance book in question has LGBTQ+ characters, then I'm all over it like queso on … Continue reading Book Review | Boyfriend Material

ARC Book Review | Hamilton and the Law

Title: Hamilton and the Law Editor: Lisa A. Tucker Publisher: Cornell University Press Published: 15 October 2020 ★★★★ I received an advanced copy of this book from Cornell University Press through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. (Yes, it is passed the date of publication but moving got in the way). Edited by Lisa … Continue reading ARC Book Review | Hamilton and the Law

Book Review | Mexican Gothic

Title: Mexican Gothic Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Publisher: Del Rey Published: 30 June 2020 ★★★★★ After receiving a frantic letter from her cousin, Noemi Taboada heads to High Place, a distant house in the Mexican countryside. Noemi doesn't know what to expect, as her cousin suddenly married a handsome Englishman, who is a practical stranger to … Continue reading Book Review | Mexican Gothic

ARC Book Review | The Religion Clauses: The Case for Separating Church and State

Title: The Religion Clauses: The Case for Separating Church and State Authors: Erwin Chemerinsky & Howard Gillman Publisher: Oxford University Press Published: 1 September 2020 ★★★★ Summary: Throughout American history, views on the relationship between the state and religion have been deeply divided. With recent changes in the composition of the Supreme Court, First Amendment … Continue reading ARC Book Review | The Religion Clauses: The Case for Separating Church and State

ARC Book Review | This Time Next Year We’ll be Laughing

Title: This Time Next Year We'll be Laughing Author: Jacqueline Winspear Publisher: Soho Press Published: 3 November 2020 Pages: 312 ★★★★ I received an eARC from NetGalley and Library Journal in honor of Virtual Day of Dialog 2020 in exchange for an honest review. To be upfront, I am not a fan of memoirs or … Continue reading ARC Book Review | This Time Next Year We’ll be Laughing

Book Review | A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder

Title: A Good Girl's Guide to Murder Author: Holly Jackson Publisher: Delacorte Press Published: 4 February 2020 ★★★★★ Quote: Was this the real Andie Bell, hidden behind that perfect smile, behind those sparkling pale blue eyes? Everyone in her orbit so dazzled by her, so blinded, that they hadn't noticed a darkness that might've lurked beneath-not until it was … Continue reading Book Review | A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder