What Should Be Wild by Julia Fine

This was such a surprising novel that started off with the premise of one story and transforms into a completely different one. With dark undertones of a fairy tale, follow Maisie as she travels down the road to finding herself and her family. Here's more about the book Cursed. Maisie Cothay has never known the…

The Pisces by Melissa Broder

TGFMB - Thank Goodness for Melissa Broder. Sometimes you come across a novel that completely entrances you, baffles you, and eventually guts you with surprises you just didn't fathom possible. Here's more about the book Lucy has been writing her dissertation about Sappho for thirteen years when she and Jamie break up. After she hits…

The Astonishing Color of After by Emily XR Pan

This is an incredible story about how a young teenager sets out to find the truth behind her mother's passing. What she finds is something way more than she imagined. Here's more about the book Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: When her mother died by suicide, she turned into a bird.…

The Last Equation of Isaac Severy by Nova Jacobs

At first, I was a little skeptical about this book. A story that has the word "equation" in the title reminds me of Mark Watney in The Martian and how much math I had to do. Happily, there isn't much math in this book but a wonderful journey of a family coming to terms with their…

The Girl in the Flammable Skirt by Aimee Bender

I went into reading this book without much premise on what it's about. I received it as a part of my Capsule Books box hoping to read something that will nestle me into my chair and take me on a grand adventure. Instead, I read a collection of short stories that all shared one strange…