Book Reviews, Contemporary, Historical Fiction, Non-Fiction, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Mini Book Reviews: July 2019 (Part 1)

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*Books included in this batch of mini book reviews: With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo, Deconstructing Penguins: Parents, Kids, and and the Bond of Reading by Lawrence & Nancy Goldstone, Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid, and Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Book Review: The Last Girl (The Dominion Trilogy #1) by Joe Hart

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What would happen if the female birth rate fell to below 1% thus decimating the world’s female population?  Joe Hart runs with this concept in the first book in The Dominion Trilogy, The Last Girl.

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Top 5 Wednesday: Science Fiction Books On My TBR

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Hello and welcome to my Top 5 Wednesday post!

T5W is a weekly meme is hosted by Sam @ThoughtsOnTomes.  You can visit the Goodreads T5W group for more info.

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This week’s theme is…

April 5th: Top SFF Books on Your TBR *Booktube SFF Awards Babble Crossover Topic!*
–Talk about the science fiction and fantasy books you want to read ASAP!

If you remember, a few weeks ago (all the way back to March 8th) the theme for T5W was “Favorite Science Fiction & Fantasy Books.”  Unfortunately, my list for this topic only included fantasy books as science fiction is not a genre I frequent.  If you are curious, you can read my post here →Top 5 Wednesday: Favorite Fantasy Books.  Anyways!  I vowed in that post to make reading more science fiction a priority this year.

Here are my top science fiction books that I would like to read this year…

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Book Review: The Vault of Dreamers (The Vault of Dreamers #1) by Caragh M. O’Brien

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I requested this one during my “NetGalley rampage” back in March/April.  If I am being honest here, I have no clue why I requested this book for review.  YA science fiction isn’t a go-to genre for me by any means… but something about that cover and the synopsis that convinced me to push that request button…

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Book Reviews, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Book Review: Starflight (Starflight #1) by Melissa Landers

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I knew early into this book that it was not going to be my cup of tea…

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