Tag: historical fiction

The Invisible Life Of Addie LaRue

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Author: V.E. Schwab Genre: Fantasy/Romance Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Tor Books CONTENT WARNING: violence, prostitution, substance use “Never pray to the gods that answer after dark.” France, 1714: In a moment of desperation, a young woman named Adeline meets a […]

Emperor’s Spear

Emperor’s Spear Author: Alex Gough Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: January 14, 2021 Publisher: Canelo Adventure Series: Imperial Assassin #4 Thank you to NetGalley for giving me an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: mention of slavery, gore, torture, mention of […]

The Dragon Republic

The Dragon Republic Author: R.F. Kuang Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: August 8, 2019 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Poppy War #2 TRIGGER WARNING: addiction, infanticide, self-harm, gore, violence, torture, war, animal sacrifice, rape The war is over. The war has just begun. Three times throughout its history, Nikan […]

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: […]

Deathless Divide

Deathless Divide Author: Justina Ireland Genre: YA Historical Fiction, Horror, Alternative History Publication Date: February 4, 2020 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Series: Dread Nation #2 If you’d like to check out my review of Dread Nation (book 1), you can find it here. TRIGGER WARNING: Gore, murder, forced […]

Opium And Absinthe

Thank you to NetGalley for providing me an ARC. All opinions are my own and have been provided voluntarily. Opium and Absinthe Author: Lydia Kang Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Publication Date: July 1, 2020 Publisher: Lake Union Publishing TRIGGER WARNING: murder, gaslighting, addiction, domestic violence, forced sedation, off-page […]

The Orphan Collector

The Orphan Collector Author: Ellen Marie Wiseman Genre: Historical Fiction, Adult Fiction Publication Date: August 4, 2020 Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp. Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: pandemic, xenophobia, death, off-page suicide, kidnapping, […]

Sin Eater

I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley. I am voluntarily providing an honest review. Sin Eater by Megan Campisi is a fascinating historical fiction book that explores a religious custom that I had never heard of before. CONTENT WARNING: mention of sexual assault, harm to animals […]