Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

*I read this July 2018 as my second read in ebook format. As always, this is my honest opinion. You can just tell this came out in the era when Beautiful Tortured BoysTM was a thing. And don’t you just love it? Summary: Around the world, black hand prints are appearing on doorways, scorched there… Continue reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

ARC Review: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

*I read this June-July 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc and as always this is my honest opinion. So Uprooted is magical and lovely and I adored it so I started this as soon as I got the arc. Summary: Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders… but her… Continue reading ARC Review: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

ARC Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

*I read this in May 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc. As always, this is my honest review. Caraval had captured me in a way few books ever have, so I was both excited and nervous for Legendary. But this sequel does not disappoint. Summary: A heart to protect. A… Continue reading ARC Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

ARC Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

*I read this as an arc in April 2018 and reviewed it then. As always, this is my honest opinion. The good thing about this book is that I read it in three hours. The bad thing is that even then, I still didn’t want to. Summary: Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights… Continue reading ARC Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

ARC Review: Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

*I read this April 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc and as always, this is my honest opinion. There is an abundance of YA fantasy coming out this year. So many interesting, complex stories, and a few generic ones, of course. Lost princess stories are a staple in YA fantasy.… Continue reading ARC Review: Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

ARC Review: Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake

*I read this in January 2018 and reviewed it then. I read it as an arc, and as always, this is my honest opinion. I didn’t DNF this one because I don’t want to DNF books so early in the year. Summary: The ancient land of Éirinn is mired in war. Ciara, Princess of Mide,… Continue reading ARC Review: Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake