The Waking Land by Callie Bates: A Review

Title: The Waking Land Author: Callie Bates Publication Date: June 27, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Magic, Young Adults Format: ARC provided by the publisher Lady Elanna Valtai is fiercely devoted to the King who raised her like a daughter. But when he dies under mysterious circumstances, Elanna is accused of his murder and must flee for her life. Returning to the … More The Waking Land by Callie Bates: A Review

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden | Waiting on Wednesday

Title: The Girl in the Tower Author: Katherine Arden Publication Date: Jan 9th, 2018 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adults, Historical The magical adventure begun in The Bear and the Nightingalecontinues as brave Vasya, now a young woman, is forced to choose between marriage or life in a convent and instead flees her home—but soon finds herself called upon to help defend the … More The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden | Waiting on Wednesday

Deadmen Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon: A Review

Title: Deadmen Walking Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon Publication Date: May 9, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Pirates, Paranormal Romance Format: Copy provided by the publisher To catch evil, it takes evil. Enter Devyl Bane―an ancient dark warlord returned to the human realm as one of the most notorious pirates in the New World. A man of many secrets, Bane makes a pact with Thorn―an … More Deadmen Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon: A Review

Song of the Current: A Review

Title: Song of the Current Author: Sarah Tolcser Publication Date: June 6th, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adults Format: ARC provided by the publisher Caroline Oresteia is destined for the river. For generations, her family has been called by the river god, who has guided their wherries on countless voyages throughout the Riverlands. At seventeen, Caro has spent years listening to the … More Song of the Current: A Review

Rebel of the Sands Series: A Review

Title: Rebel of the Sands // Traitor to the Throne Author: Alwyn Hamilton Publication Date: March 8th, 2016 // March 7th, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Magic, Young Adults Format: Copies provided by the publisher She’s more gunpowder than girl—and the fate of the desert lies in her hands. Mortals rule the desert nation of Miraji, but mystical beasts still roam the wild … More Rebel of the Sands Series: A Review

The Bear and the Nightingale: A Review

Title: The Bear and the Nightingale Author: Katherine Arden Publication Date: January 10th, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Russian Retelling, Romance Format: eARC At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, … More The Bear and the Nightingale: A Review

Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones // An Epic Journey You Don’t Want to Miss

Title: Wintersong Author: S. Jae-Jones Publication Date: February 7th, 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Retellings, Romance Format: eARC Beware the goblin men and the wares they sell. All her life, nineteen-year-old Liesl has heard tales of the beautiful, mysterious Goblin King. He is the Lord of Mischief, the Ruler Underground, and the muse around which her music is composed. Yet, as Liesl … More Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones // An Epic Journey You Don’t Want to Miss

My October Haul (& How My Wallet Vowed to Kill Me Slowly and Anguishly)

Book hauls are THE BEST! Seriously, nothing can rock my socks and anger my dear wallet as fast as book hauls. Also, it’s not like my TBR hasn’t sit on me yet, so a few more book add to that mountain is nothing *actually crying inside*. See? Book haul = Perfection. And yes, I had … More My October Haul (& How My Wallet Vowed to Kill Me Slowly and Anguishly)