Fact or Fable?: Spoiler Review Comparing & Contrasting Kerri Maniscalco’s HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA & ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler review of Kerri Maniscalco’s HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA and ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI

HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA & ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI by Kerri Maniscalco are great books 2 and 3 of her historical fiction series, STALKING JACK THE RIPPER. While each story stands fantastically on their own, they also have a great overarching story arc between the two as Wadsworth and Cresswell first find themselves deep in the Romanian mountains to compete for spots in a forensic science school and later on a fantastical cruise across the Atlantic that holds a nefarious circus troupe. As both are read, there is a pattern of analyzing what is fact and what is fable — both in the mystery and Cressworth’s relationship.

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6 YA Books To Read After Watching Disney’s New Live-Action Aladdin

#MediaGalReads suggests YA books to read after watching Disney’s live-action Aladdin.

Disney’s new live-action film Aladdin based on their 1992 animated feature came out this past Friday. Growing up, Aladdin was my absolute favorite Disney Animated film, Jasmine was the Disney princess I looked up to the most, and Aladdin, like many other 90s girls, was my first crush. So when I was given the opportunity to see the film last night, I took it like a shot.

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Magic and Mischief: A Spoiler-Free Review of ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes

#MediaGalReads spoiler-free review of ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes.

ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes is a magical and optimistic book focusing on the last few months of the Romanov family — including the legendary Anastasia — before and after the family is executed by the Bolsheviks. I received this ARC on behalf of NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This post DOES NOT CONTAIN SPOILERS.

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Spoiler-free Review of THE WICKED KING by Holly Black

#MediaGalReads spoiler-free review of Holly Black’s THE WICKED KING.

In honor of the release of Holly Black’s THE WICKED KING, I have written reviews of the sequel of The Folk of the Air trilogy. This review DOES NOT CONTAIN SPOILERS.

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Spoiler Review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi

#MediaGalReads spoiler review of Roshani Chokshi’s THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN.

As THE GILDED WOLVES comes out tomorrow, I decided to write a review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN, the first in Roshani Chokshi’s duology. This post CONTAINS SPOILERS. Continue reading “Spoiler Review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi”

Spoiler-Free Review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi

#MediaGalReads spoiler-free review of Roshani Chokshi’s THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN.

As THE GILDED WOLVES comes out tomorrow, I decided to write a review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN, the first in Roshani Chokshi’s duology. This post DOES NOT CONTAIN SPOILERS. Continue reading “Spoiler-Free Review of THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi”

Spoiler Review of THE CRUEL PRINCE by Holly Black

#MediaGalReads review of Holly Black’s THE CRUEL PRINCE with spoilers.

As THE WICKED KING comes out tomorrow, I decided to write a review of THE CRUEL PRINCE, the first of Holly Black’s The Folk of the Air trilogy. This post CONTAINS SPOILERS. If you would like to read the spoiler free post click here. To begin, here is the summary and a quick review before the extended review:

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