Lord of Shadows (The Dark Artifices #2) by Cassandra Clare – Review

I just finished my reread of Lord of Shadows fifteen minutes ago and I scurried to get out the laptop because everything is so fresh in my mind. People ask me all the time what my ultimate favorite book is and honestly I can read all the big classics and the “must read before you […]

Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices #1) by Cassandra Clare – Review

Just last week I ordered the paperback box set of The Dark Artifices. Sure, I do already have a hardcover first edition of Queen of Air and Darkness but I read Lady Midnight and Lord of Shadows as library books because I knew when the time came I would buy the paperback editions because i just love […]

A History of Notable Shadowhunters & Denizens of Downworld by Cassandra Clare and Cassandra Jean – Review

Author: Cassandra Clare Illustrator: Cassandra Jean Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s UK Publication date: November 1, 2016 Pages: 208 Price $20.00 USD (Hardcover) at Topatoco Synopsis  A very special anthology that’s a must for all fans of the Shadowhunter novels! Featuring characters from Cassandra Clare’s international best-selling novels from the Shadowhunters world including The Mortal […]

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson – Review

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux First publication date: 1999 Pages: 198 Price: $15.99 CAD (paperback) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis The first ten lies they tell you in high school. “Speak up for yourself—we want to know what you have to say.” From the first moment of her freshman […]

We Should All be Feminists and Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Review

                               We Should All Be Feminists  Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Publication date: February 3, 2015 Pages: 64 Price: $11.95 CAD (paperback) at Indigo Books & Music Online Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions […]