“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal and love leaves a memory no one can steal”
Book Name: The Last Wish of Sasha Cade
Author: Cheyanne Young
Genre: Contemporary Young Adult
It’s summer time. La di da di daaa. Summer Summer Summer!
Summer is that time of the year when the maximum number of travel plans are in motion. Be it to a nearby city or across the oceans, to a new country or even a different continent. Airports are filled, bags are packed, boarding passes are ready to be scanned … but what’s missing? A good book to read in the long hours of plane travel, or even a train or bus.
To all the book lovers out there, this one is for you.
Book Name: Legendary
Author: Stephanie Garber
Genre: Fantasay, YA
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Publication Date: May 29, 2018
“Welcome Welcome to Caraval … The games have only just begun”
“A prince may be the subject of myth and legend,” he explains, “but he can’t live in them. He should live in the real world, where he can create them.” He looks solemn. “You should pay less mind to fairy tales, Elian, or that’s all you’ll become.”
When he leaves, I think about whether that would be awful, or beautiful. Could it really be such a bad thing, to become a story whispered to children in the dead of night? A song they sing to one another while they play.
The literary fiction world is being dominated by YA authors popping in on the scene left right and center. Amidst this overcrowded genre, the sub-genre of retold fairy tales has carved a niche for itself and authors like Sarah J. Maas and Renee Ahdieh have ensured that mark won’t fade away with the passing of time. Continue reading “Sirens, Pirates, Mermen and More…”