Tag: fantasy

A Vow So Bold And Deadly

A Vow So Bold and Deadly Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 26, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: Cursebreakers #3 CONTENT WARNING: mention of cancer, mention of death of a parent, gore, violence, death, torture, mention of domestic violence, mention of infidelity, blood, animal death […]

The Light Of The Midnight Stars

The Light of the Midnight Stars Author: Rena Rossner Genre: Fantasy/Historical Fiction Publication Date: April 13, 2021 Publisher: Orbit Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: antisemitism, murder, death, grief, rape (off-page) An […]

Upcoming Jewish OwnVoices Books

Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, was yesterday. It’s an important day for my family, since my father was a Holocaust survivor. We all say “never again,” but the harsh reality is that antisemitism hasn’t gone anywhere. People don’t even bother to hide it, and it comes from everywhere. […]

The Empire Of Gold

The Empire of Gold Author: S.A. Chakraborty Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: June 30, 2020 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Daevabad Trilogy #3 CONTENT WARNING: torture, genocide, blood, gore, gun violence, death, violence, slavery, mention of rape Daevabad has fallen. After a brutal conquest stripped the city of its […]

Malice

Malice Author: Heather Walter Genre: Fantasy/Fairy Tale Retelling Publication Date: April 13, 2021 Publisher: Del Rey Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: bullying, child abuse A princess isn’t supposed to fall for […]

The Star-Touched Queen

The Star-Touched Queen Author: Roshani Chokshi Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 26, 2016 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Series: The Star-Touched Queen #1 CONTENT WARNING: mention of death, mention of death of children, mention of domestic violence Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of […]

The Kingdom of Copper

The Kingdom of Copper Author: S.A. Chakraborty Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: January 22, 2019 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Daevabad Trilogy #2 CONTENT WARNING: murder, violence, mention of slavery, gore, excessive alcohol use, infidelity, gun violence, death of children Nahri’s life changed forever the moment she accidentally summoned […]

A Court Of Silver Flames

A Court of Silver Flames Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: February 16, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Series: A Court of Thorns and Roses #4 CONTENT WARNING: alcohol abuse, trauma, misogyny, mention of rape, attempted rape (flashback), violence, domestic violence (flashback) Nesta Archeron has always been […]