Tag: magic

Among The Beasts And Briars

Among the Beasts and Briars Author: Ashley Poston Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 20, 2020 Publisher: Balzer + Bray CONTENT WARNING: blood, gore, death of a parent Cerys is safe in the Kingdom of Aloriya. Here there are no droughts, disease, or famine, and peace is everlasting. […]

Wild And Wicked Things

Wild and Wicked Things Author: Francesca May Genre: Historical Fantasy, LGBTQ Publication Date: March 29, 2022 Publisher: Redhook Thank you to NetGalley and Redhook for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: mention of death, grief, blood, trauma, mention […]

The Bookbinder’s Daughter

The Bookbinder’s Daughter Author: Jessica Thorne Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: September 20, 2021 Publisher: Bookouture Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: emotionally abusive relationship, death of a parent, trauma, infidelity, death, violence, […]

Harley Merlin And The Mystery Twins

Harley Merlin and the Mystery Twins Author: Bella Forrest Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: September 30, 2018 Publisher: Nightlight Press Series: Harley Merlin #2 TRIGGER WARNING: mention of foster care, violent attacks, murder, vague mention of abuse (off-page) A dark past. A hidden power. A dangerous enemy. Harley Merlin […]

Wayward Son

Wayward Son Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 24, 2019 Publisher: Wednesday Books Series: Simon Snow #2 Simon Snow is back, and he’s coming to America! The story is supposed to be over. Simon Snow did everything he was supposed to do. He beat the […]

The City Of Brass

The City of Brass Author: S.A. Chakraborty Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 14, 2017 Publisher: Harper Voyager Series: The Daevabad Trilogy #1 TRIGGER WARNING: slavery, execution, riots, mention of torture and rape Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of eighteenth-century […]

Carry On

I’ve heard a lot about this book, but wanted to check it out for myself. Carry On Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: May 9, 2017 Publisher: Wednesday Books Series: Simon Snow #1 Simon Snow is the worst Chosen One who’s ever been chosen. That’s what […]

The Gilded Wolves

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi was an intriguing and diverse book. It’s 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one keeps tabs on dark truths […]

Crush The King

I received an ARC of this book from Edelweiss. I am providing this review voluntarily. Crush the King by Jennifer Estep is the third book in the Crown of Shards series. For reviews of the previous two books, check out Kill the Queen and Protect the Prince. Everleigh […]

An Ember In The Ashes

An Ember in the Ashes Author: Sabaa Tahir Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 28, 2015 Publisher: Razorbill Series: An Ember in the Ashes #1 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, slavery, gore, torture, threat of rape Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the martial […]