YA

The Bear and the Nightingale Rating -  5 out of 5 The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden opens deep in the forests of Russia; there lives a girl, Vasya, and her family that are caught in a world between the christian God and the gods of old. While there is mostly a peace between these two opposing forces, the...
A Court of Mist and Fury Rating -  4.5 out of 5 In A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas, Feyre is working through the her complicated feelings surrounding the events that happened under the mountain (NO SPOILERS!). With Rhysand still expecting her a the night court frequently and Tamlin not allowing her to help, Feyre is in...
The Wicked King by Holly Black Rating -  3.75 out of 5 The Wicked King by Holly Black is the follow up to The Cruel Prince we have been waiting for. The book picks up a few months after the action of The Cruel Prince and things...
Cinder by Marissa Meyer Rating -  5 out of 5 In Cinder by Marissa Meyer, a retelling of Cinderella, the future is now. Cyborgs and androids have become a regular part of life and new Beijing is the epicenter of the Asian empire. A new plague has ravaged most of the world for many years. Cinder, a cyborg mechanic meets the prince...
Skyward by Brandon Sanderson Rating -  4 out of 5 In Skyward by Brandon Sanderson shows us a world where humanity has been pushed to its limits. Spensa Nightshade has been constantly pushed to the side as her father was a traitor to humanity, but she dreams...
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake Rating -  4.75 out of 5 Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake is a vicious novel. Perfect for October, Blake sets the stage for three young sisters and queens all with varying degrees of magical powers to compete for the crown once they turn 16. While their childhoods were violent and dark, it will only...
The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee Rating -  3.33 out of 5 The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee centers around teens in the highest reaches of society. Manhattan in 2118 has become the largest building in the world and at the top lives Avery Fuller and her friends. The glamour and riches though are not all they are cracked up to...
A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas Rating -  4.25 out of 5 In A Court of Wings and Ruin (often known as ACOWAR) by Sarah J. Maas, Feyre and Rhysand are protecting the fairy kingdom from a new threat. With Feyre returned to...