Jun 24
Cruel Crown by Victoria Aveyard

Cruel Crown by Victoria Aveyard

Reviews 0 ★★★½

Cruel Crown is a bind of two novellas set in the world of Red Queen. These novellas open up the world and allow us a glimpse into two fascinating characters - Queen Coriane (Cal's mother) and Farley. Queen Song I loved the writing in Queen Song. It was evocative and beautiful and I felt Coriane's pain keenly. It's been a while since I read Red Queen and Glass Sword, but I don't recall being this impressed with the way they were presented! This novella reveals that Cal's grandfather was married to a woman but had a man, Prince Robert, as...

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Jun 22
Make Me Read It Read-a-Thon

Make Me Read It Read-a-Thon

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Hi! I’ve just found out about the Make Me Read It Read-A-Thon, hosted by Val @ The Innocent Smiley and Ely @ Tea & Titles, and I think it’s so brilliant that I want to take part! So, how does this work? Look at the books you own, either physical,…

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Jun 17
Thorne by Charlotte McConaghy

Thorne by Charlotte McConaghy

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

I really enjoyed Avery, so I was eager to dive into Thorne and continue the adventure with a new cast of characters. It’s taken me months to read this book, but that’s not because it wasn’t engaging or boring — lots of personal issues factored into the time it took…

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Apr 08
Waer by Meg Caddy

Waer by Meg Caddy

Reviews 2 ★★★★

Waer by Meg Caddy is an accomplished début that takes readers into a fantasy land where legends roam alongside humans and werewolves. A rarity of its kind – a standalone – Waer is an great example of a well-crafted YA fantasy.

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Mar 28
A Tangle of Gold by Jaclyn Moriarty

A Tangle of Gold by Jaclyn Moriarty

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

Coming to the end of any series is a bittersweet experience, but reading A Tangle of Gold – the concluding volume in the spellbinding The Colours of Madeleine series – was especially emotional for me. It’s hard to believe that my adventure with Madeleine and Elliot, and my time in Cello and Cambridge, is over.

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Feb 22
Broken Sky by L. A. Weatherly

Broken Sky by L. A. Weatherly

Reviews 1 ★★★½

I enjoyed Broken Sky, the first book in The Broken Trilogy from the very first page. Something about it just grabbed me. The setting and the concepts it explored were interesting, and the protagonist was awesome.

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