Tag: fantasy

Black Sun

Black Sun Author: Rebecca Roanhorse Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: October 13, 2020 Publisher: Saga Press Series: Between Earth and Sky #1 TRIGGER WARNING: disfigurement, homophobia, alcoholism, prostitution, mention of abuse Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest […]

Two Dark Reigns

Two Dark Reigns Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Publisher: Quill Tree Books Series: Three Dark Crowns #3 TRIGGER WARNING: gore Katharine has waited her whole life to take the throne. And with the fury of the dead queens roaring beneath her skin, […]

The Faithless Hawk

The Faithless Hawk Author: Margaret Owen Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: August 18, 2020 Publisher: Henry Holt & Co. Series: The Merciful Crow #2 Heads up: If you haven’t read The Merciful Crow, you may want to skip this review, since it may include some spoilers for book […]

One Dark Throne

One Dark Throne Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 19, 2017 Publisher: Harper Teen Series: Three Dark Crowns #2 TRIGGER WARNING: animal testing, amputation The battle for the crown has begun, but which of the three sisters will prevail? With the unforgettable events of the […]

The Silvered Serpents

The Silvered Serpents Author: Roshani Chokshi Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 22, 2020 Publisher: Wednesday Books Series: The Gilded Wolves #2 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: Anti-Semitism, reference to past […]

The Poppy War

The Poppy War Author: R.F. Kuang Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: May 1, 2018 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Poppy War #1 TRIGGER WARNING: child abuse, drug use/addiction, self-harm, bullying, racism, extreme violence, brutal torture, murder, genocide, war, gore, animal cruelty, animal death, mutilation, rape, human experimentation She is […]

This Savage Song

This Savage Song Author: Victoria Schwab Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 5, 2016 Publisher: Greenwillow Books Series: Monsters of Verity #1 TRIGGER WARNING: arson, gore, death of a parent, suicide, murder Kate Harker wants to be as ruthless as her father. After five years and six boarding […]

Girl, Serpent, Thorn

Girl, Serpent, Thorn Author: Melissa Bashardoust Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: July 7, 2020 Publisher: Flatiron Books TRIGGER WARNING: captivity, anxiety, torture, gore There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the touch. But for Soraya, who has lived […]

The Year Of The Witching

The Year of the Witching Author: Alexis Henderson Genre: YA Fantasy, Paranormal Publication Date: July 21, 2020 Publisher: Ace TRIGGER WARNING: animal sacrifice, polygamy, abuse, gore A young woman living in a rigid, puritanical society discovers dark powers within herself in this stunning, feminist fantasy debut. In the […]

We Hunt The Flame

We Hunt the Flame Author: Hafsah Faizal Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: May 14, 2019 Publisher: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux Series: Sands of Arawiya #1 TRIGGER WARNING: misogyny, depression, torture, murder, reference to child abuse in the past, reference to murder of a parent, blood, gore, hallucinations People […]