2019 | Bookish Post

2019: Books winging their way to my doorstep

Hero at the Fall by Alwyn Hamilton (#3 Rebel of the Sands) Fantasy/Young Adult/Romance Once, in the desert country of Miraji, there was a Sultan without an heir. The heir had been killed by his own brother, the treacherous Rebel Prince, who was consumed by jealousy and sought the throne for himself. Or so it […]

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2018 | Books read (2018) | Fantasy (YA) | Historical Fiction (YA) | Horror (YA) | Retelling (YA) | Young Adult fiction

Review: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White

GENRE & SYNOPSIS YOUNG ADULT/HISTORICAL FICTION/RETELLINGS/FANTASY/HORROR Elizabeth Lavenza hasn’t had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her “caregiver,” and she is on the verge of being thrown into the streets . . . until she is brought to the home of Victor Frankenstein, an unsmiling, solitary boy who […]

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Fae (NA) | Fantasy (NA) | Magic (NA) | New Adult Fiction | Paranormal (NA) | Romance (NA)

Review of Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas (#6 Throne of Glass)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Fantasy/New Adult/Romance/Paranormal/Magic/Fae Chaol Westfall has always defined himself by his unwavering loyalty, his strength, and his position as the Captain of the Guard. But all of that has changed since Aelin shattered the glass castle, since Chaol’s men were slaughtered, since the King of Adarlan spared him from a killing blow, but […]

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Fae (NA) | Fantasy (NA) | Magic (NA) | New Adult Fiction | Paranormal (NA) | Romance (NA)

Review: Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas (#5 Throne of Glass)

GENRE & SYNOPSIS Fantasy/New Adult/Romance/Paranormal/Magic/Fae The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius as war looms on the horizon. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess magic find themselves at odds with those who don’t. With her heart sworn to the […]

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