Tag: Fantasy

Review: Even the Darkest Stars by Heather Fawcett

Posted September 11, 2017 in Review / 12 Comments
Review: Even the Darkest Stars by Heather Fawcett

You’re reading along, on the virtual edge of your seat.  You’re at the so-called “resolution” of the book and BAM!   You hit the “ABOUT THE AUTHOR” page…  *sad trombone* It was just getting really, really good!! It’s okay.  I’m okay.  Honestly, Even the Darkest Stars was such a surprisingly […]

Review: The Dragon’s Price by Bethany Wiggins

Posted March 7, 2017 in Review / 14 Comments
Review: The Dragon’s Price by Bethany Wiggins

Call me simple but I love the young adult fantasy genre.  Give me a well planned plot with tremendous world building, don’t make it more than 400 pages long because I have a short attention span, and I’m in heaven.  The reason why I sometimes choose young adult fantasy over […]

Review: The Book Jumper by Mechthild Gläser

Posted January 17, 2017 in Review / 15 Comments
Review: The Book Jumper by Mechthild Gläser

  I think this is the very first book I’ve read that’s been translated from it’s original language.  I’m not quite sure what to make of it or how to review it.  On one hand, it is such an awesomely unique idea for a story but on the other, it’s […]

Review: Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill

Posted December 19, 2016 in Review / 12 Comments
Review: Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill

I was expecting big things from Erin Summerill’s Ever the Hunted as soon as I read the synopsis and added the book to my TBR pile.  Yes, there’s certainly a glut of YA fantasy out there.  It’s been hit or miss for me with YA fantasy novels these last two […]

Review: Fear the Drowning Deep by Sarah Glenn Marsh

Posted October 13, 2016 in Review / 17 Comments
Review: Fear the Drowning Deep by Sarah Glenn Marsh

I had been waiting for this book since December of 2015. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. The cover caught my eye but it was the synopsis that nabbed me and reeled me in. And as readers, we’re surprised when a book turns out a little bit different than what we expected, whether for the good or the bad. Okay, maybe you aren’t but I am, every time it happens to me.