Discussion: What Counts as a “Spoiler” in Book Reviews?

Though the bookish community has been a lot better about traversing the thin line between spoilers and non-spoilers, it still happens on occasion. I've read/watched reviews multiple times in the past that have contained huge pieces of the book's plot, but was not marked as a spoiler. It got me thinking: what counts as a…

Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

"On this isle secrets are valuable. Be careful about giving yours away too freely." Goodreads ||Amazon || B&N || Book Depository Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her…

Requested Review: Girl of the Nevda by Phoebe Ritter

"It feels very much like the calm before the storm." || Goodreads || Amazon || Notice: I was contacted by Phoebe and offered a free kindle version of her book in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinions of the work. Notice: Girl of the Nevda is the middle book of the…