Tag: Fantasy

ARC Book Review: Of Curses and Kisses

ARC Book Review: Of Curses and Kisses

Of Curses and Kisses by Sandhya Menon Genre: Fantasy, Re-Telling, Young Adult Release Date: February 18 Book 1 in the St. Rosetta's Academy Series Rating:  4/5 Synopsis Jaya Rao’s family and Grey Emerson’s family have been feuding for years.  When Jaya finds out Grey will be attending the same boarding school as she is … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Of Curses and Kisses

ARC Book Review: Ink in the Blood

ARC Book Review: Ink in the Blood

Ink in the Blood by Kim Smejkal Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Release Date: February 11 Book 1 in the Ink in the Blood Series Rating:  4/5 Synopsis Celia and Anya tattoo the followers of the Profeta religion.  But they know the religion is built on lies and escape with a traveling theatre troupe.  But … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Ink in the Blood

ARC Review: Night Spinner

ARC Review: Night Spinner

Night Spinner by Addie Thorley Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retelling Release Date: February 11 Rating:  4/5 Synopsis Enebish was one of the  Night Spinners, gifted with the ability to control the threads of darkness. After annihilating a merchant caravan with her powers she has been banished to a monastery.  She tries to move on … Continue reading ARC Review: Night Spinner

ARC Review: All the Stars and Teeth

ARC Review: All the Stars and Teeth

All The Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Release Date: February 4th Book 1 in the All the Stars and Teeth series Rating:  4/5 Synopsis Amora Montara has spent her whole life learning the Monarchy’s Dangerous Magic so she can be a High Animancer—the master of souls. But when her … Continue reading ARC Review: All the Stars and Teeth

Book Review: Enchantee

Book Review: Enchantee

Enchantee by Gita Trelease Genre: Young Adult Fantasy. Historical Fiction, Magical Realism Series: Book 1 in the Enchantee Series Rating:  5/5 Synopsis In an effort to save her family Camille Durbonne works la magie ordinaire, but that isn't enough.  When times become desperate, Camille uses her magic to disguise herself as a noble person … Continue reading Book Review: Enchantee

Book Review: Sawkill Girls

Book Review: Sawkill Girls

Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Magical Realism Rating:  3/5 Synopsis On Sawkill Rock girls are going missing, for decades they have been disappearing.  There are legends of a monster in the woods, but the people of Sawkill Rock don't know how true the legends are.   This post contains affiliate links. … Continue reading Book Review: Sawkill Girls

ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Retelling, Historical Fiction Release Date: January 14, 2020 Rating:  4/5 Synopsis In the Summer of 1518, a strange dancing plague is released over the land and Lavinia is accused of witchcraft.   Five centuries later, a pair of red shoes seal to Rosella Oliva’s … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

ARC Book Review: Beyond the Shadowed Earth

ARC Book Review: Beyond the Shadowed Earth

Beyond the Shadowed Earth by  Joanna Ruth Meyer  Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Series: Book 2 in the Beneath the Haunting Sea Series Other Books in the Series:  Beneath the Haunting Sea Rating:  2/5 Synopsis To become Empress Eda makes a bargain with the gods.  A bargain that means giving away the soul of her best … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Beyond the Shadowed Earth