The Spice Master at Bistro Exotique by Samantha Verant – contemporary foodie romance
The Spice Master at Bistro Exotique is lovely, entertaining, and heartwarming contemporary foodie romance with hate to love trope. Disclaimer – Many thanks to publisher for eARC via NetGalley.This post contains affiliate links.…
Futureland: Battle for the Park by H.D. Hunter, Khadijah Khatib (Illustrator) – STEM based middle grade sci-fi
Futureland: Battle for the Park is adventurous, imaginative, and action-packed STEM based middle grade sci-fi with amazing concept and setting. Disclaimer – Many thanks to PRH International for free ARC. Synopsis When an…
Nubia: The Awakening by Omar Epps, Clarence A. Haynes – YA dystopian fantasy
Nubia: The Awakening Nubia is gripping, fast paced, tense and amazing YA dystopian fantasy. Disclaimer : Many thanks to PRH International for review copy. Synopsis From beloved actor and producer Omar Epps and…
American Stonehenge (The Adventures of Jimmy and Andrew #1) by Mike Goldstein- middle grade sci-fi
American Stonehenge is adventurous, and suspenseful middle grade sci-fi with many interesting topics, beautiful illustrations, and moral lessons. Disclaimer- Many thanks to author for review copy. Synopsis It’s his birthday, and Jimmy gets…
A Light in the Forest by Melissa Payne – heartbreaking small-town fiction
A Light in the Forest is emotive, touching, and heartbreaking small-town fiction with gripping plot and lots of heavy topics.
Carry On (Simon Snow #1) by Rainbow Rowell – combination of love story, ghost story, and mystery
Carry On is enjoyable and light urban fantasy with lovely M/M romance, Harry Potter vibe, and interesting combination of love story, ghost story, and mystery.
Berliners by Vesper Stamper – historical fiction about Berlin Wall
Berliners is thought-provoking and touching historical fiction about Berlin Wall, a complex journey of fraternal twins and their family, and moral and ethical dilemmas.
The Stand-Up Groomsman (Donut Fall in Love #2) by Jackie Lau – romcom with bi and Asian representation
The Stand-Up Groomsman is entertaining, heartwarming and lovely romcom with excellent bi and Asian representation but it's not as amazing as its prequel.
Donut Fall in Love (Donut Fall in Love #1) by Jackie Lau – celebrity falling for normal person romance
Donut Fall in Love is heartwarming, entertaining, delectable and swoon-worthy romance with celebrity falling for normal person trope and amazing East Asian representation.
Station Eternity (The Midsolar Murders #1) by Mur Lafferty – murder mystery on space station
Station Eternity is interesting, intriguing, and unusual murder mystery with original premise and amazing setting.