Review: Tokyo Dreaming by Emiko Jean

Review: Tokyo Dreaming by Emiko Jean

Tokyo Dreaming by Emiko Jean is sweet story about staying true to yourself that revolves around the main character’s determination to give her parents a happily ever after. As a big fan of Tokyo Ever After, I was highly anticipating this sequel, and I was thrilled to see that Izumi is just as entertaining and relatable as I remembered. While I struggled with the love triangle and some of the plot points, I still enjoyed this upbeat story and the chance to return to Izumi’s world. Continue reading

Review: Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean

Review: Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean

Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean is such a delight to read. Following a girl who discovers she is a princess, this is an entertaining story of self-discovery with a helping of royal mishaps. I loved the main character’s voice, and the side characters bring even more amusement to the book. This is a feel-good story perfect for those looking for a cute and upbeat read this spring. Continue reading

Review: Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva

Review: Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva

Mr. DIckens and His Carol by Samantha Silva is a perfect holiday read for the season. This fictionalized tale of how Charles Dickens came to write his infamous novel, A Christmas Carol, is so delightful. Dickens is a fascinating character who is flawed and enjoyable to read about. While the story is a work of fiction, it is a fun look into the life of an author during the Victorian era. Continue reading