Review | Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

To escape death, she'd become death. Published: August 15, 2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Pages: 418 (Paperback) Series: Throne of Glass #2     But death was her curse and her gift, and death had been her good friend these long, long years.  An assassin's loyalties are always in doubt but her heart never wavers Assassin … Continue reading Review | Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Review | Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

I know we're part of something bigger. Something at least centuries in the making. Maybe even more. Published: May 7, 2019 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Pages: 470 (Hardcover) Series: Aurora Cycle #1 Nothing is impossible. But something is very, very wrong. The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are … Continue reading Review | Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Review: A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir

"No one is safe. Have you not learned that lesson, Blood Shrike?" Published: June 12 2018 Publisher: Razorbill Pages: 458 (Hardcover) Series: An Ember in the Ashes #3 Because it is necessary. Because my duty must come first. Because love cannot live here. Beyond the Empire and within it, the threat of war looms ever larger. … Continue reading Review: A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir

V. E. Schwab’s ‘A Darker Shade of Magic’ Review

"But the thing about magic... is that it preys on the strong-minded and the weak-willed, and one of the worlds couldn't stop itself."   Published: February 24th, 2015 Publisher: Tor Books Pages: 398 Series: Shades of Magic #1     Battles may be fought from the outside in, but wars are won from the inside … Continue reading V. E. Schwab’s ‘A Darker Shade of Magic’ Review

ARC Review | Bad Call by Stephen Wallenfels

Something in his voice doesn't sound right. There's a darker intent behind his smile, and she sees it sparking in his eyes. Published: December 19, 2017 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Pages: 320 Series: N/A - Standalone   It's like we're floating on a raft in a slow-motion current with the uneasy rumble of something big around the bend. … Continue reading ARC Review | Bad Call by Stephen Wallenfels