Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo Rating - 4.5 out of 5 Spoiler Alert - given that this is the third book in the series, even the synopsis is a spoiler. If you’re in the wrong place and would like to read reviews of Shadow and Bone...
The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden Rating -  4.7 out of 5 Having run away from her family, Vasya is looking to be a traveler far and wide, but only as she pretends to be a boy. While she still courts danger at every turn,...
One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake  Rating -  4.75 out of 5 One Dark Throne, the second installment in Kendare Blake's brutal fantasy series, is the beginning of the end. The triplet queens are back and this time they are ready to fulfill their destiny. With one of them to be crowned by the end of the year, who will win and...
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...
Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi is the follow up to Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi. The war between the maji and the establishment rages on. Against all odds, magic is back in the land of Orïsha....
The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black Rating - 5 out of 5 Spoiler Alert - given that this is the third book in the series, even the synopsis is a spoiler. If you’re in the wrong place and would like to read reviews of The Cruel...
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...
Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly Rating - 4.1 out of 5 Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly is a reimagining of the evil stepsister in the Cinderella story. Isabelle with her sister Octavia (Tavi) are thrust into a life full of pain after their sister Cinderella won the prince’s hand. While they were forced...