Blog Tour: The Ikkesar Falcon by K.S. Villoso

Title: The Ikessar FalconAuthor: K.S. VillosoPublisher: Orbit BooksPublication date: 24 September 2020Genres: Adult, FantasySynopsis: The Bitch Queen returns in The Ikessar Falcon, the action-packed sequel to K. S. Villoso’s acclaimed fantasy debut, The Wolf of Oren-Yaro. Abandoned by her people, Queen Talyien’s quest takes a turn for the worse as she stumbles upon a plot … More Blog Tour: The Ikkesar Falcon by K.S. Villoso

Blog Tour: Dating Makes Perfect by Pintip Dunn

Title: Dating Makes PerfectAuthor: Pintip DunnPublisher: Entangled TeenPublishing Date: August 18, 2020Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Own VoicesSynopsis: The Tech sisters don’t date in high school. Not because they’re not asked. Not because they’re not interested. Not even because no one can pronounce their long, Thai last name—hence the shortened, awkward moniker. But simply because they’re … More Blog Tour: Dating Makes Perfect by Pintip Dunn

ARC Review: Star Daughter by Shveta Thakrar

Title: Star DaughterAuthor: Shveta ThakrarPublishing Date: August 11, 2020Publisher: HarperTeenGenre: Young Adult, FantasySynopsis: This gorgeously imagined YA debut blends shades of Neil Gaiman’s Stardust and a breathtaking landscape of Hindu mythology into a radiant contemporary fantasy. The daughter of a star and a mortal, Sheetal is used to keeping secrets. Pretending to be “normal.” But … More ARC Review: Star Daughter by Shveta Thakrar

Blog Tour: Tablay by Katrina Olan

Title: TablayAuthor: Katrina F. OlanPublishing Date: October 19, 2019Genre: Sci-fi, Filipino LitSynopsis: New Intramuros: a hyper-technological smart city surrounded by heavily armored walls. Beyond it, vast mountains and jungles teeming with hostile machine life called aswangs. For over a century, the Philippine Mech Force has been fighting the aswangs with mechs of their own—and talented … More Blog Tour: Tablay by Katrina Olan

ARC Review: Loathe At First Sight by Suzanne Park

Title: Loathe At First SightAuthor: Suzanne ParkPublisher: Avon BooksPublishing Date: August 4, 2020Genre: Romance, Women’s LiteratureSynopsis: Melody Joo is thrilled to land her dream job as a video game producer, but her new position comes with challenges: an insufferable CEO; sexist male coworkers; and an infuriating—yet distractingly handsome—intern, Nolan MacKenzie, aka “the guy who got … More ARC Review: Loathe At First Sight by Suzanne Park

Blog Tour: Forest of Souls by Lori M. Lee

Title: Forest of SoulsAuthor: Lori M. LeePublisher: Page Street PublishingPublishing Date: June 23, 2020Genre: Young Adult, FantasySynopsis: Danger lurks within the roots of Forest of Souls, an epic, unrelenting tale of destiny and sisterhood, perfect for fans of Naomi Novik and Susan Dennard. Sirscha Ashwyn comes from nothing, but she’s intent on becoming something. After years … More Blog Tour: Forest of Souls by Lori M. Lee

ARC Review: Private Lessons by Cynthia Salaysay

Title: Private LessonsAuthor: Cynthia SalaysayPublisher: Candlewick PressPublishing Date: May 12, 2020Genre: Young Adult, ContemporarySynopsis: In a standout debut for the #MeToo era, a young pianist devotes herself to her art — and to the demanding, charismatic teacher she idolizes. After seventeen-year-old Claire Alalay’s father’s death, only music has helped her channel her grief. Claire likes … More ARC Review: Private Lessons by Cynthia Salaysay