King of Scars (Nikolai Duology #1) Book Review

King of Scars (Nikolai Duology #1) by Leigh Bardugo Publication: January 29th, 2019 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating:  Nikolai Lantsov has always had a gift for the impossible. No one knows what he endured in his country’s bloody civil war—and he intends to keep it that way. Now, as enemies gather at his weakened borders, the young king […]

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The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2) Book Review *Minor Spoilers*

The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2) by Holly Black Publication: January 8th, 2019 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating:  You must be strong enough to strike and strike and strike again without tiring. The first lesson is to make yourself strong. After the jaw-dropping revelation that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep her […]

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The Titan’s Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #3) Re-Read Book Review

The Titan’s Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #3) by Rick Riordan Publication: May 5th, 2007 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating:  It’s not every day you find yourself in combat with a half-lion, half-human. But when you’re the son of a Greek god, it happens. And now my friend Annabeth is missing, a goddess is in chains and […]

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The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #2) Re-Read Book Review

The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #2) by Rick Riordan Publication: April 1st, 2006 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating:  The heroic son of Poseidon makes an action-packed comeback in the second must-read installment of Rick Riordan’s amazing young readers series. Starring Percy Jackson, a “half-blood” whose mother is human and whose father is the God […]

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The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #1) Re-Read Book Review

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #1) by Rick Riordan Publication: March 1st, 2006 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating:  Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can’t seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse – Percy could have sworn his pre-algebra […]

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Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy #1) ARC Book Review

Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy #1) by Emily A. Duncan Publication: April 2nd, 2019 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating: A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings. Together, they must assassinate the king and stop […]

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Onyx and Ivory (Rime Chronicles #1) Book Review

Onyx and Ivory (Rime Chronicles #1) by Mindee Arnett Publication: May 15th, 2018 Genre: YA Fantasy Rating: They call her Traitor Kate. It’s a title Kate Brighton inherited from her father after he tried to assassinate the high king years ago. Now Kate lives as an outcast, clinging to the fringes of society as a member of […]

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