Category: YA Fantasy

She Who Became the Sun Book Review

She Who Became the Sun is the Radiant Empire series by Shelley Parker-Chan. I would like to thank Pan Macmillian Australia for the review copy. BLURB To possess the Mandate of Heaven, the female monk Zhu will do anything. “I refuse to be nothing…”… Continue Reading “She Who Became the Sun Book Review”

For the Wolf Book Review

For the Wolf is the first book in the Wilderwood series by Hannah Whitten. Content Warnings self-harm for magic use (cutting) parental neglect/emotional abuse mentions of physical symptoms that might be triggering to those with emetophobia anxiety/panic attacks parental death gore mild audio/visual hallucinations… Continue Reading “For the Wolf Book Review”

Gilded Serpent Book Review

Gilded Serpent is the third book in the Dark Shores series by Danielle L. Jensen. BLURB THEIR BATTLES ENDED IN VICTORY Lydia returns to Mudaire to enter training at the healing temple. But instead of fighting to save lives, she’s convinced she is doing… Continue Reading “Gilded Serpent Book Review”

Odin’s Child Book Review

Odin’s Child is the first book in the Raven Rings trilogy by Siri Petterson. BLURB 15-year-old Hirka has always been an outsider in the world of Ym: she’s the only person without a tail, and the only one unable to access the Might, a… Continue Reading “Odin’s Child Book Review”

Six Crimson Cranes Book Review

Six Crimson Cranes is the first book in the Six Crimson Cranes duology by Elizabeth Lim. Other books by Elizabeth Lim include the Blood of Stars duology- Spin the Dawn and Unravel the Dusk. BLURB Shiori, the only princess of Kiata, has a secret.… Continue Reading “Six Crimson Cranes Book Review”

June Wrap Up

I’ve had the pleasure of reading some amazing books this month, most of them being ARCs. They were: The Nature of Witches by Rachel Griffin The Voyage of Freydis by Tamara Goranson Manga Classics: Anne of Green Gables Kingdom of Shadows and Dust by… Continue Reading “June Wrap Up”

The Dark Realm Book Review

The Dark Realm by Kala Merseal is the final book in her Guardians of Altana series. BLURB They must destroy the last gate—no matter the cost. Separated after the destruction of the second gate, Ara, Raethin, Cirith, and Zira must find their way back… Continue Reading “The Dark Realm Book Review”

The Nature of Witches Book Review

The Nature of Witches by Rachel Griffen is a brilliant fantasy filled with romance and about a world on the brink of destruction. BLURB For centuries, witches have maintained the climate, but now their control is faltering as the atmosphere becomes more erratic; the… Continue Reading “The Nature of Witches Book Review”

Under a Different Sky Book review

Under a Different Sky is the debut novel by Haleli Samdar. BLURB Allie has never been the type of woman to settle for cozy domesticity and weekend barbecues on the porch. Together with her husband and their three children, she has the rat race… Continue Reading “Under a Different Sky Book review”

LightFall Book Review

Lightfall: The Girl and the Galdurian is by Tim Probert. It is book one in the Lightfall series. BLURB Deep in the heart of the planet Irpa stands the Salty Pig’s House of Tonics & Tinctures, home of the wise Pig Wizard and his… Continue Reading “LightFall Book Review”