Category: 5 Stars

Review: Antigone Rising by Helen Morales

Review: Antigone Rising by Helen Morales

Posted December 14, 2021 by Stephanie in 5 Stars, Nonfiction, Review / 12 Comments

Title: Antigone Rising: The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths Author: Helen Morales Publication: April 14th 2020 by Bold Type Books Genre: Nonfiction Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo | Waterstones Rating: 5/5★ A witty, inspiring reckoning with the ancient Greek and Roman myths and […]


Review: Tamed by Alice Roberts #NonfictionNovember

Review: Tamed by Alice Roberts #NonfictionNovember

Title: Tamed: Ten Species That Changed Our World Author: Alice Roberts Publication: June 7th 2018 by Windmill Books Genre: Nonfiction, History, Science Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo | Waterstones Rating: 5/5★ For hundreds of thousands of years, our ancestors depended on wild plants and […]


Review: Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Haynes #NonfictionNovember

Review: Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Haynes #NonfictionNovember

Title: Pandora’s Jar: Women in the Greek Myths Author: Natalie Haynes Publication: May 13th 2021 by Pan Macmillan Genre: Nonfiction, Greek Mythology Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ The Greek myths are among the world’s most important cultural building blocks and they have […]


Audiobook Review: Defy the Night by Brigid Kemmerer

Audiobook Review: Defy the Night by Brigid Kemmerer

Posted October 6, 2021 by Stephanie in 5 Stars, Audiobook, Fantasy, Review, Young Adult / 15 Comments

Title: Defy the Night Author: Brigid Kemmerer Narrators: Christopher Ragland & Lexie McDougall Series: Defy the Night #1 Length: 12 hrs and 58 mins Publication: September 14th 2021 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc Find it on: Amazon | Audible | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | iBooks | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ Bloomsbury presents Defy the Night by Brigid […]


Review: Lovely War by Julie Berry

Review: Lovely War by Julie Berry

Posted September 20, 2021 by Stephanie in 5 Stars, Historical Fiction, Review / 16 Comments

Title: Lovely War Author: Julie Berry Publication: February 4th 2020 by Penguin Books Genre: Historical Fiction Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | iBooks | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ Read the critical darling that Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network, called “easily one of the best […]


Review: Love, Theodosia by Lori Anne Goldstein

Review: Love, Theodosia by Lori Anne Goldstein

Posted September 1, 2021 by Stephanie in 5 Stars, Historical Fiction, Review / 15 Comments

Title: Love, Theodosia: A Novel of Theodosia Burr and Philip Hamilton Author: Lori Anne Goldstein Publication: November 2nd 2021 by Arcade Genre: Historical Fiction Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Bookshop.org | Google Books | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ A Romeo & Juliet tale for Hamilton! fans. In post-American Revolution New York City, […]


Review: Airman by Eoin Colfer (repost)

Review: Airman by Eoin Colfer (repost)

Posted August 16, 2021 by Stephanie in 5 Stars, Review / 18 Comments

Title: Airman Author: Eoin Colfer Publication: March 2nd 2021 by Disney-Hyperion (first published June 1st 2007) Genre: Historical Fiction, Adventure, Young Adult Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | iBooks | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ Zorro meets The Count of Monte Cristo in this dazzling, action-packed classic from the author of […]