Mystery · YA

Kill Joy (A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder #0.5) by Holly Jackson

This was a really nice and intense prequel of the A Good Girl's Guide to Murder series. The last thing Pip wants to do it is to participate in her friend's murder mystery party. The setting takes place in a little island called Joy in the 20s, which means she needs to dress up for… Continue reading Kill Joy (A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder #0.5) by Holly Jackson

Adventure · Fantasy · Romance · YA

The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett

A great adventure YA novel with lots of action and romance. I must admit that romance part was a bit much for me, but I'll get to that in a minute. the Lady Rouge tells the story of Theodora, daughter of a famous traveller and treasure-hunter, who craves excitement and adventure. Forced to stay in… Continue reading The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett

Fantasy · Mystery · YA

Legendary (Caraval #2) by Stephanie Garber

I can’t begin to describe how much I love this collection. Stephanie Garber created such a magical and unique world, I don’t want get out of it. On the contrary to Caraval, the first novel, where you followed Scarlett's story, on Legendary, you got to get close and personal with Donatella, the Scarlett's younger sister.… Continue reading Legendary (Caraval #2) by Stephanie Garber

Fantasy · Mystery · YA

The Ravens (The Ravens #1) by Kass Morgan

It's been a long while that I've read a book focused on witches, but boy was this one worth the wait! I absolutely devoured this book. It's action-packed, witchy and bitchy fantasy novel that brought together sorority life and magic perfectly. The idea of having a witch coven disguised as an university sorority: absolutely brilliant!… Continue reading The Ravens (The Ravens #1) by Kass Morgan

Action · Adventure · Fantasy · YA

Lore by Alexandra Bracken

I was completely blown away by this book. Its flawless execution, complex plot and characters, and its explosive ending just knocked me sideways. This standalone novel tells the story of how every seven years, the Agon begins. As punishment for a past rebellion, nine Greek gods are forced to walk the earth as mortals, hunted… Continue reading Lore by Alexandra Bracken

Fantasy · Retelling · YA

Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

Two words: Holy sh*t. I can’t even... Wow. This book is perfection itself. This is a refreshing, brilliantly built world around Arthurian legends, with details in all the right places. The creatively and the way the author put it to words, is incredible. In summary, Legendborn follows the story of Bree, a high school student… Continue reading Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

LGBT · Romance · YA

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli

A novel that brings out all the cosiness in your heart to the surface and makes you smile from page one. Simon is a regular high school boy: he has a great family, amazing friends and his colleagues aren’t half bad. There’s only one problem, Simon is keeping a huge closeted secret. He starts exchange… Continue reading Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli

Children · Fantasy · YA

The Letter for the King (De brief voor de koning #1) by Tonke Dragt

A beautiful novel that radiates pureness and sweetness through and through. A powerful message that unlocks powerful emotions and thoughts. This is the story of Tiuri, a squire that finds the hard way that his destiny is very different than the one he had planned. On the eve of becoming a knight, Tiuri makes the… Continue reading The Letter for the King (De brief voor de koning #1) by Tonke Dragt

Adventure · Mystery · Romance · YA

Reality Gold by Tiffany Brooks

A top novel with a top, refreshing story. ​ Riley Ozaki was once a normal teenage girl trying to survive high school. When misinterpretation of her school paper turns her calm life into a hell of bullying, both in reality and online, and public-shaming, Riley decides to join a competition in a deserted island with… Continue reading Reality Gold by Tiffany Brooks