Siege & Storm | Book Review

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By: Leigh Bardugo

Grisha #2 | 435 Pages | Pub. 2013

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Siege and Storm at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Needs a vacation
  • Dude: What a bro
  • Emotional: The angst is real
  • Brutality: Torn apart by birds

Pairs Well With

Liquid Sunshine

  • 3 oz. coconut rum
  • 1.5 oz. peach schnapps
  • 1/3 c. orange juice
  • 1/3 c. pineapple juice
  • Splash of grenadine

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Daughter of the Pirate King | Spoiler Free Book Review

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By: Tricia Levenseller

Daughter of the Pirate King #1 | 311 Pages | Pub. 2017

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Daughter of the Pirate King at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Alosa would be besties with Aelin
  • Dude: I’ll be his first mate
  • Steaminess: What happens below deck stays below deck
  • Brutality: No one puts Alosa in a corner

 

 

Pairs Well With:

Rum

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The Heart of Betrayal | Mini Book Review

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By: Mary E. Pearson

The Remnant Chronicles #2 | 470 Pages | Pub. 2015

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The Heart of Betrayal at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Queen of daggers to the throat
  • Dude: I’d let him carry me 1000 miles
  • Steaminess: Clandestine meetings 101
  • Brutality: *sobs uncontrollably*

 

 

 

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The Traitor’s Kiss | Spoiler-Free Book Review

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By: Erin Beatty

Traitor’s Circle # 1 | 352 Pages | Pub. 2018

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The Traitor’s Kiss at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★ 1/2
  • Heroine: Matchmaker + Mulan vibes
  • Dude: Oh, Captain, My Captain 😻😻
  • Plot Twist:  I feel like I’ve been all over Gone Girl-ed again
  • Brutality: J.K Rowling & Cassandra Clare would be proud

Pairs Well With

The Traitor Shot

  • Gin
  • Orange juice
  • Dash of nutmeg and honey 

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