The Dragon Republic was written by R.F. Kuang and published by Harper Voyager. Thanks to NetGalley and the publisher for providing a copy for review. Click here for the Synopsis! The searing follow-up to 2018’s most celebrated fantasy debut – THE POPPY WAR. In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin … Continue reading THE DRAGON REPUBLIC NetGalley Review: Alt History Vibes with a Fantasy Flair
Big thanks to Harlequin Teen and NetGalley for sharing the eArc of Soul of the Sword with me! I absolutely loved reading the previous book Shadow of the Fox, so I was really looking forward to this title. Unfortunately a lot of the aspected I loved from book 1 are lacking in book 2. Let's … Continue reading SOUL OF THE SWORD NetGalley Review: Not all Sequels are Created Equal
Click Here for the Synopsis! No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one keeps tabs on dark truths better than … Continue reading THE GILDED WOLVES Review: It’s just SIX OF CROWS in Paris right?
As hard as it is to believe, June is almost over. This means that San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner, and will bring with it a huge pile of new books (probably). My TBR is already pretty ridiculous and I'm feeling pretty stressed about my summer reading list. It's going to take … Continue reading Mid-Year NetGalley TBR
Big thanks to Tor.com publishing for sending a copy of Silver in the Wood to me for review! Click here for the Synopsis! There is a Wild Man who lives in the deep quiet of Greenhollow, and he listens to the wood. Tobias, tethered to the forest, does not dwell on his past life, but … Continue reading SILVER IN THE WOOD Review: Woodsy, Romantic, M/M, Magic!
I requested DEV1AT3 by Jay Kristoff from the publisher, and they were kind enough to send me a link to the Netgalley digital arc. LIFEL1K3 was one of my favorite reads last year, so I was excited to continue this series. As with most ongoing series, I was curious if this book would suffer from … Continue reading DEV1AT3 Netgalley Review: The Curse of the Sequel?
I requested a digital advanced copy of Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter from Tor Teen on Netgalley. A fae-centric book from Tor is intriguing, because they are far and away one of my favorite publishing houses. After being let down by some fae stories recently, I trusted Tor to take a few steps in the … Continue reading NEVER-CONTENTED THINGS arc Review: Somewhat Un-Fae-Miliar
The Bone Charmer by Breeana Sheilds appealed to me immediately. I first read about it 6 months ago, and I was lucky enough to meet Breeana at Emerald City Comic con, and pick up an advanced copy of her newest book. I'm excited to talk about this book for so many reasons. I think it … Continue reading THE BONE CHARMER ARC Review: Carefully Crafted, Reader Approved
Thanks to NetGalley and Subterranean Press for providing a copy of In the Shadow of Spindrift House by Mira Grant. Click here for the Synopsis! Nature abhors a straight line. The natural world is a place of curves and softened edges, of gentle mists and welcoming spirals. Nature remembers deviation; nature does not forgive. For … Continue reading IN THE SHADOW OF SPINDRIFT HOUSE: NetGalley Review
Around mid-April I saw Amy Rose Capetta post about her lovely new book, The Lost Coast on instagram. I knew nothing about it before that moment, and within a week the good folks at Candlewick Press were nice enough to send me a review copy of the book! I simply couldn't wait to dig in … Continue reading THE LOST COAST arc Review: Beautiful, Weird, Witchy, & Wonderful