The Wicked King | Gossip Girl Edition

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By Holly Black

The Folk of the Air #2 | 336 Pages | Pub. 2019

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The Wicked King at a Glance

Overall Rating: ★★★★

  • Heroine: *smh* Jude… Really?
  • Dude: The tail flick is the new shoulder brush
  • Steaminess: That was awkward…
  • Brutality: My back is sore from all the stabbing

Pairs Well With

Makers on the Rocks (to swirl while you plot)

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A Curse so Dark and Lonely | Book Review

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By: Brigid Kemmerer

A Curse so Dark #1 | 496 Pages | Pub 2019

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A Curse so Dark and Lonely at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Lost Herondale #20
  • Dude: Stereotypical spoiled prince
  • Steaminess: They aren’t melting any snow
  • Brutality: I don’t want to know what goes on in the bloody room

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Mini Review Monday | The Winner’s Curse

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By: Marie Rutkoski

The Winner’s Trilogy #1 | 355 Pages | Pub. 2014

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Another Monday, another mini review! This time from our buddy read.


Rating: ★★★

Recommended for: Insta-love fans and those who are not angered easily

He knew the law of such things: people in brightly lit places cannot see into the dark.

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The Kingdom of Copper

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By: S.A. Chakraborty 

The Daevabad Trilogy #2 | 619 Pages | Pub. 2019

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The Kingdom of Copper at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★★
  • Heroine: She can be my queen anyday
  • Dude: NOT Impressed
  • Steaminess: No one is lighting that fire
  • Brutality: Rumi fire is terrifying

Pairs Well With

Flaming Asshole

  • ½ oz grenadine
  • ½ oz creme de menth
  • ½ oz creme de bananes
  • ½ oz bacardi 151

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The Boneless Mercies | Book Review

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By: Apeil Genevieve Tucholke

Standalone | 384 Pages | Pub. 2018

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The Boneless Mercies at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★★
  • Heroine: Mercy doesn’t mean survival
  • Sisterhood: THIS IS MY SQUAD
  • Steaminess: About as chilly as the Vorse
  • Brutality: Are you attached to your eyes?

Pairs Well With

Absinthe

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