Tag: russian fantasy

The Witch And The Tsar

The Witch and the Tsar CONTENT WARNING: mention of death of a parent, misogyny, blood, off-page harm to animals, grief, murder, gore, mention of torture, mention of rape, war In this stunning debut novel, the maligned and immortal witch of legend known as Baba Yaga will risk all […]

These Feathered Flames

These Feathered Flames Author: Alexandra Overy Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 20, 2021 Publisher: Inkyard Press Series: These Feathered Flames #1 CONTENT WARNING: violence, death of a parent, murder, blood, imprisonment The queen is dead, and someone must pay. In the land of Tourin, when twin heirs […]

The Girl In The Tower

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden is the second book in the Winternight series, and it elevates fairy tale retellings to a whole new level. If you haven’t read The Bear and the Nightingale, you may want to hold off reading this review. I’d hate to […]

The Bear And The Nightingale

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden is the first book in the Winternight Trilogy. It was highly recommended by so many people, and it was definitely NOT overhyped. At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts from taller […]