June 14, 2021 by Zoë
In She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan, after her whole family dies due to drought, famine, and bandits, a girl decides to take on the identity of her brother, Zhu Chongba.
February 8, 2021 by Zoë
In What Big Teeth by Rose Szabo, Eleanor has finally—and unexpectedly—returned home after something went wrong at school. She comes back to an old house and a family she only half-remembers: the ones who have the wolf inside of them and the ones who are strange in their own ways.
February 1, 2021 by Zoë
In The Camelot Betrayal by Kiersten White, things are stable in Camelot, but tense. The Dark Queen still threatens Arthur’s rule and Guinevere is having bad dreams and questioning her place in Camelot and her very identity.
October 5, 2020 by Zoë
In Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust, Soraya is hidden away because her skin is poisonous and will kill anyone who touches her, while her twin brother has become the young ruler of their kingdom.
September 14, 2020 by Zoë
I was completely entranced by Signe Pike’s The Lost Queen and I finished it hungry for more. Two years later, we’re finally getting to see the sequel: The Forgotten Kingdom. And, for me, it definitely lived up to it’s predecessor.