Review: Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne

Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne Published: May 1, 2018 Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Seventeen-year-old Stella Ainsley wants just one thing: to go somewhere—anywhere—else. Her home is a floundering spaceship that offers few prospects, having been orbiting an ice-encased Earth for two hundred years. When a private ship hires her as a governess, Stella jumps at the chance. The captain... Continue Reading →


Review: Fence Vol. 1 by C. S. Pacat and Johanna the Mad

Fence Vol. 1 by C. S. Pacat and Johanna the Mad Published: July 31, 2018 *individual issues already out* Rating: 4.5/5 Goodreads Nicholas Cox is determined to prove himself in the world of competitive fencing, and earn his place alongside fencing legends like the dad he never knew, but things get more complicated when he’s up against... Continue Reading →

Review: The Queen’s Rising

The Queen's Rising by Rebecca Ross Series: The Queen's Rising #1 Published: February 6, 2018 Rating: ★★★★ (4 Stars) Goodreads When her seventeenth summer solstice arrives, Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. Growing up in the southern Kingdom of Valenia at the renowned Magnalia House should have... Continue Reading →

Review: Wolf-Speaker

Wolf-Speaker by Tamora Pierce Series: Immortals #2 Published: January 1, 1993 Rating:★★★★ (4 Stars) Goodreads When Daine is summoned by the wolf pack that saved her life a year earlier, she knows she has to go. She and Numair travel to Dunlath Valley to answer the call. But when they arrive, Daine realizes with a shock... Continue Reading →

April/O.W.L. Readathon Wrap Up

As you may have seen both in my April TBR post and my post about a free O.W.L. Readathon "report card," I participated in this super fun book reading challenge (hosted by Book Roast) this month and ended up finishing a lot more than I expected! I'm proud to say that I successfully sat and... Continue Reading →

Review: Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce

Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce Series: Immortals #1 Published: December 1, 1992 Rating: ★★★★★ (5 Stars) Goodreads Young Daine's knack with horses gets her a job helping the royal horsemistress drive a herd of ponies to Tortall. Soon it becomes clear that Daine's talent, as much as she struggles to hide it, is downright magical. Horses... Continue Reading →

Review: The Glass Spare

The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano Published: October 24, 2016 by Balzer + Bray Series: The Glass Spare #1 Rating: ★★★1/2  (3.5 stars) Goodreads          Amazon A banished princess. A deadly curse. A kingdom at war. Wil Heidle, the only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the... Continue Reading →

Review: Nevernight

Nevernight by Jay Kristoff Published: August 9, 2016 by St. Martin's Press Series: The Nevernight Chronicle #1 Rating:★★★★★ (5 Stars) Goodreads             Amazon In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family. Daughter of... Continue Reading →

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