The Keeper of Night by Kylie Lee Baker is a YA fantasy novel inspired by Japanese folklore that hooked me from the very first page.
A weekend escape on a secluded island. What could go wrong?
A group of six friends who haven’t been close since school decide to go on a weekend trip to a remote island. They have the whole weekend planned with climbing, coasteering, and other outdoorsy activities. But since this is a thriller, their plans go up in flames almost as soon as they arrive.
The Death of Jane Lawrence both delighted and terrified me, in equal measure. A marriage of convenience trope? An old, crumbling and isolated manor? Yes, please.
The Trouble With White Women: A Counterhistory of Feminism is an important read for anyone interested in the history of feminism.
We Are Not Like Them is a hard book to read, but it is an important one that realistically renders the current divisions in society.
My rating: ⭐⭐⭐.5 Publication Date: October 5, 2021 This is a fun start to a new fantasy series about a young introverted nun who gets pushed out of her comfort zone and must take down an unknown force. Since the age of ten, Artemisia has been a Gray Sister, tending to dead bodies lest theyContinue reading “Vespertine by Margaret Rogerson”
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