Contemporary, Historical, Magical Realism

[Review] The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo

An intriguing tale of weretigers set in Malaya in the 1930s.

Fantasy, Magical Realism, Young Adult

#BookevinReads Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Caraval by Stephanie Garber Publisher: Flatiron Books (31st Jan 2017) Series: Caraval #1 Format/Source: International Edition Paperback (received a copy for review from Macmillan USA International & Pansing Malaysia) Blurb: Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has… Continue reading #BookevinReads Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Fantasy, Magical Realism, Retelling, Young Adult

#BookevinReads The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (26th Apr 2016) Series: The Star-Touched Queen #1 Format/Source: Hardback (received a review copy from Macmillan USA International) Blurb: Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a… Continue reading #BookevinReads The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Contemporary, Magical Realism, Young Adult

An Exploration of Love and Friendship in The Careful Undressing of Love

The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers (31st Jan 2017) Format/Source: ARC (sent by Penguin Random House International) Blurb: Everyone who really knows Brooklyn knows Devonairre Street girls are different. They’re the ones you shouldn’t fall in love with. The ones with the curse. The ones who… Continue reading An Exploration of Love and Friendship in The Careful Undressing of Love