fantasy · Reviews

ARC Review: These Hollow Vows | Lexi Ryan

These Hollow Vows (These Hollow Vows #1) | Lexi Ryan Page count: 464 Publisher: Clarion Books Publication date: July 20, 2021 Genres: YA, fantasy, romance Synopsis "Brie hates the Fae and refuses to have anything to do with them, even if that means starving on the street. But when her sister is sold to the… Continue reading ARC Review: These Hollow Vows | Lexi Ryan

fantasy · Reviews

The Starless Sea | Erin Morgenstern: My Favorite Book EVER (Yes I Mean It)

The Starless Sea | Erin Morgenstern Page count: 592 Publisher: Anchor Books Publication date: November 5, 2019 Genres: Adult, fantasy Synopsis "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Night Circus, a timeless love story set in a secret underground world--a place of pirates, painters, lovers, liars, and ships that sail upon a starless sea.Zachary Ezra Rawlins is… Continue reading The Starless Sea | Erin Morgenstern: My Favorite Book EVER (Yes I Mean It)

Miscellaneous · Monthly TBR

Top 5 Wednesday: Bastille Day

Happy Bastille Day! In honor of this French holiday, what are your top 5 French books? They could be anything relating to France. Maybe they were originally written in French, took place in France (or a fantasy world inspired by it), or even had themes of love or something far-fetched like that. Stretch it as… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Bastille Day

fantasy · Reviews

A Darker Shade of Magic | V. E. Schwab: Good, But Not My Favorite

A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic #1) | V. E. Schwab Page count: 398 Publisher: Tor Books Publication date: February 24, 2015 Genres: Adult, fantasy Synopsis "Kell is one of the last Antari—magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel Londons; Red, Grey, White, and, once upon a time, Black. Kell… Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic | V. E. Schwab: Good, But Not My Favorite

Historical fiction · Reviews

The Song of Achilles | Madeline Miller: Not What I Expected

The Song of Achilles | Madeline Miller Page count: 378 Publisher: Ecco Publication date: September 20, 2011 Genres: Adult, historical fiction, mythology Synopsis "Achilles, "the best of all the Greeks," son of the cruel sea goddess Thetis and the legendary king Peleus, is strong, swift, and beautiful, irresistible to all who meet him. Patroclus is… Continue reading The Song of Achilles | Madeline Miller: Not What I Expected

fantasy · Reviews

Capture the Crown | Jennifer Estep: Annoyed Rant

Capture the Crown (A Gargoyle Queen #1) | Jennifer Estep Page count: 464 Publisher: Harper Voyager Publication date: July 6, 2021 Genres: NA, fantasy Synopsis "Bestselling author Jennifer Estep returns to her Crown of Shards world with an all-new trilogy and a bold new heroine who protects her kingdom from magic, murder, and mayhem by… Continue reading Capture the Crown | Jennifer Estep: Annoyed Rant