Book Review | The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang

Authour: Jade Chang Format: ARC; 354 pages Publication date: October 4th 2016 Publisher: HarperAvenue Publisher Social Media: Twitter/Facebook/SavvyReader/ Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: The Wangs vs. World was a title that I was especially looking forward to this fall as it centres on an Asian American family embarking on […]

Book Review | Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace by Jessica Bennett

Authour: Jessica Bennett Format: ARC; 293 pages Publication date: September 13th 2016 Publisher: Harper Wave Publisher Social Media: Twitter/Facebook/SavvyReader/ Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I first heard about Jessica Bennett’s Feminist Fight Club from this quite epic book trailer, where a woman has to “defeat” various scenarios/rounds in a video […]

Mystery Monday | A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny

Mystery Mondays is an occasional review feature here on Words of Mystery that showcases books in the mystery (and on occasion thriller) genre that we are currently reading and our thoughts on them. Feel free to comment and leave suggestions as to what we should read and review next. Who is it by? Louise Penny […]

Book Review | A Week of Mondays by Jessica Brody

Authour: Jessica Brody Format: ARC, 346 pages Publication date: August 2nd 2016 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I’ve an advocate of having a palate cleanser read in between or after reading too much of a certain genre or type of book. Thus, after […]

Midweek Mini Reviews #1

I Had a Nice Time And Other Lies…: How to find love & sh*t like that by The Betches The co-founders of the Betches website, and authours of, Nice is Just a Place in France: How to Win at Basically Everything are at it once again with their latest book being about dating and relationships. I Had a Nice Time […]

[Blog Tour] Book Review | Burn by Paula Weston

Authour: Paula Weston Format: Trade paperback, 448 pages Publication date: June 7th 2016 Publisher: Tundra Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: “Where do we fit in the universe? We exist in this world but we’re tied to other, unseen worlds. We are Rephaim, children of the forsaken. What future exists for […]

Book Review | The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

Authour: Morgan Matson Format: ARC, 519 pages Publication date: June 2nd 2016 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: To be honest, I feel as if I’m one of the rare few that am not obsessed with SYBG that coupled with the length of The Unexpected Everything made me […]

Book Review | How Can I Help? A Week in My Life as a Psychiatrist by David Goldbloom & Pier Bryden

Authour: David Goldbloom and Pier Bryden Format: ARC, 367 pages Publication date: February 23rd 2016 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Canada Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: You are not alone. These words are something we take for granted and it’s only when mental illness hits close to home and we […]

Book Review | The Society by Jodie Andrefski

Authour: Jodie Andrefski Format: E-galley Publication date: May 3rd 2016 Publisher: Entangled Teen Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I love a thrilling revenge story, however Jodie Andrefski’s The Society was much more than a revenge story. In fact, if I were to be honest the “revenge” aspect of the […]

Book Review | Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch

Authour: Jenna Evans Welch Format: Advance Reader Copy, 386 pages Publication date: April 12th 2016 Publisher: Simon Pulse Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: My conundrum when it comes to YA novels remains that I have yet to find several novels featuring travel that I have come to adore. However, […]