Four Dead Queens

"May the queens forever rule the day. Together, yet apart" (10). Astrid Scholte's Four Dead Queens is a YA Science Fiction novel that takes place in Quadara: a dystopian world ruled by...wait for it...four queens (!!!). Quadara is separated into four "queendoms," with each "queendom" following a unique set of rules and ways of living: Archia - … Continue reading Four Dead Queens


My blood is my crime. If you look at it, it's still red. If you touch it, it's still wet. But if you listen to it, it speaks a single name in a pulsing chant. Romanov. Romanov. Romanov. I received a complimentary eARC of this book from Thomas Nelson through NetGalley. Opinions expressed in this … Continue reading Romanov


Bram Stoker's Dracula is one of those stories that has been taken and made-over by Hollywood so many times, it's hard to decipher what came from the original, and what came from a studio. In the movies, Dracula has luscious black locks, nice cheek bones—in the older films he wore a cape—and in the 21st century, … Continue reading Dracula