Death Cults in The Unspoken Name | Spoiler-Free Review

The Unspoken Name by A.K. Larkwood Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Queer Author: AK Larkwood Published: February 2020 Publisher: Tor Books Pages: 462 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Thank you Pan Macmillan for sending me a copy of this in exchange for an honest review! Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Hmmm, this was okay. The plot got a … Continue reading Death Cults in The Unspoken Name | Spoiler-Free Review

Tricksters in Norse Mythology | Spoiler-Free Review

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman Genre: Mythology Author: Neil Gaiman Published: February 2017 Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company Pages: 301 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing I have rarely delved into the world of Norse Mythology - at least not to the extent that I have with Greek Mythology. This was quite … Continue reading Tricksters in Norse Mythology | Spoiler-Free Review

War in Inside Out and Back Again | Spoiler-Free Review

Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai Genre: Historical Fiction Author: Thanhha Lai Published: February 2011 Publisher: HaperCollins Pages: 228 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was really good! The book is entirely written in prose which makes it an incredibly fast read. This was an amazingly well-done look into the … Continue reading War in Inside Out and Back Again | Spoiler-Free Review

Sandstorms in A Thousand Nights | Spoiler-Free Review

A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Retelling Author: E K Johnston Published: October 2015 Publisher: MacMillan Children's Books Pages: 325 {paperback} Review to Come Initial Thoughts upon Finishing This wasn't actually the story I was expecting it to be and I'm far less satisfied at the end. However, it was pretty … Continue reading Sandstorms in A Thousand Nights | Spoiler-Free Review

Fire-Breathing Dragons in Firelight | Spoiler-Free Review

Firelight by Sophie Jordan Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Sophie Jordan Published: September 2011 Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 323 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Honestly, this was fantastic and fun. Sometimes you just need a good ol' throwback to those insta-lovey, drama-hyped teenage fantasies to have a good laugh. I LOVE dragons and … Continue reading Fire-Breathing Dragons in Firelight | Spoiler-Free Review

Total Control in The Warehouse | SPOILER-FREE REVIEW

The Warehouse by Rob Hart Genre: Young Adult, Sci-Fi, Dystopian Author: Rob Hart Published: August 2019 Publisher: Bantam Press Pages: 368 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Big thank you to Penguin for sending me a copy of this in exchange for an honest review!   Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was an intriguing and stressful read. … Continue reading Total Control in The Warehouse | SPOILER-FREE REVIEW

Oddities in Church of Marvels | Spoiler-Free Review

Church of Marvels by Leslie Parry Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Author: Leslie Parry Published: May 2015 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 308 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing I just about don't know what to make of this story. But I really enjoyed it in the end. The beginning was quite slow and I … Continue reading Oddities in Church of Marvels | Spoiler-Free Review

Posh Magic in Sorcerer to the Crown | Spoiler-Free Review

Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Zen Cho Published: September 2015 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 371 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing My friends, I made it to the end of this book. Having spent the better part of a day pushing myself through the second half … Continue reading Posh Magic in Sorcerer to the Crown | Spoiler-Free Review

Water-Breathing Dragons in The Priory of the Orange Tree | AUDIOBOOK REVIEW

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon Genre: Fantasy Author: Samantha Shannon Published: February 2019 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 827 {hardback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing This was a very long book. I listened to the audiobook which had a great narrator but there were so many perspectives that I kept confusing … Continue reading Water-Breathing Dragons in The Priory of the Orange Tree | AUDIOBOOK REVIEW

Confliction in Four Dead Queens | Book Review

Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte 3/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Astrid Scholte Published: February 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 432 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Big thanks to Allen & Unwin for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review Initial Thoughts upon Finishing Hm. What to think about this … Continue reading Confliction in Four Dead Queens | Book Review