Category: Book Review

Warmaidens

Warmaidens Author: Kelly Coon Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: December 15, 2020 Publisher: Delacorte Press Series: Gravemaidens #2 I received an ARC of this book from NetGalley. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: alcohol abuse, gore, torture Just a few moons after escaping the tomb […]

These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Fantasy, Historical Fiction Publication Date: November 17, 2020 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: These Violent Delights #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: […]

The Once And Future Witches

The Once and Future Witches Author: Alix E. Harrow Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: October 13, 2020 Publisher: Orbit TRIGGER WARNING: homophobia, racism, sexism, torture, imprisonment, mention of abuse, kidnapping, mention of harm to an animal “I am terrified and I am terrible. I am fearful and I am […]

Transcendent Kingdom

Transcendent Kingdom Author: Yaa Gyasi Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: September 1, 2020 Publisher: Knopf TRIGGER WARNING: depression, addiction, overdose, racism, animal experiments, parental abandonment, suicide attempt Gifty is a sixth-year PhD candidate in neuroscience at the Stanford University School of Medicine studying reward-seeking behavior in mice and […]

The Push

The Push Author: Claire McGowan Genre: Thriller, Mystery Publication Date: November 12, 2020 Publisher: Thomas & Mercer TRIGGER WARNING: infertility, ageism, sexism, racism, classism, stillbirth, mention of pedophilia, infidelity, mention of child abuse, adoption, graphic descriptions of birth and possible complications Thank you to NetGalley for providing me […]

The Camelot Betrayal

The Camelot Betrayal Author: Kiersten White Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 10, 2020 Publisher: Delacorte Press Series: Camelot Rising #2 TRIGGER WARNING: reference to domestic violence, kidnapping Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. EVERYTHING IS AS IT SHOULD BE IN […]

A Reaper At The Gates

A Reaper at the Gates Author: Sabaa Tahir Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 12, 2018 Publisher: Razorbill Series: An Ember in the Ashes #3 TRIGGER WARNING: torture, domestic violence, mention of slavery and rape Feel free to check out my reviews of previous books in the series […]

Morning Star

Morning Star Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: February 9, 2016 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #3 TRIGGER WARNING: torture, substance use, mass killing, gore, suicide Darrow would have lived in peace, but his enemies brought him war. The Gold overlords demanded his obedience, […]

A Deadly Education

A Deadly Education Author: Naomi Novik Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 29, 2020 Publisher: Del Rey Books Series: The Scholomance #1 TRIGGER WARNING: off-page death of a parent, violence, murder, stabbing, racist comments about minority groups I decided that Orion Lake needed to die after the second […]

Fae Friday – Samhain

Here’s the rules: Tomorrow is Halloween, and Samhain celebrations will start tomorrow as well. It is thought that Samhain is when the Fae walk among us. Fae are not to be tampered with, and it is believed that the fairies & spirits needed to be appeased during Samhain. […]