Mini Reviews: Beastkeeper, Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Mini Reviews: Beastkeeper, Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

More TL:DRs for ya! After these mini-reviews, I'm actually pretty caught up with my reading list. Thank goodness for that! Beastkeeper has been on my reading list for a while now, and while it didn't make the Fableulous Retellings podcast discussion, it was still an interesting take on the Beauty and the Beast tale. I [...]

Inner Mind Geekness || Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Review

Inner Mind Geekness || Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Review

Initial Thoughts: I will say this: I cannot WAIT for all the fan fiction that's going to result in this book. And honestly, I'm pretty damn sure there already WAS fan fiction regarding a few characters ever since the epilogue in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD by J.K. Rowling, [...]

Review: Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty

Review: Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty

I like Serafina. She's a strange, spunky girl with a mysterious past, an interesting skill set, and a set of problems that further gets stranger as the story progresses. Plus, she's the Vanderbilt's Chief Rat Catcher, which earns her double plus kudos. Because CRCs exist. Yep. SERAFINA AND THE BLACK CLOAK by Robert Beatty Disney [...]

ARC Review: The Night Parade by Kathryn Tanquary

ARC Review: The Night Parade by Kathryn Tanquary

Middle grade supernatural Japanese culture and folklore-inspired! Yeesh, that was a mouthful. But can I just say how much I adored the fact that there was a kitsune and a tanuki and a tengu in this book? Just...Japanese folklore ftw! THE NIGHT PARADE by Kathryn Tanquary Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, January 2016 Middle grade, supernatural, fantasy Rated: [...]