The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater – Book Review

Title: The Scorpio Races Author: Maggie Stiefvater Genre/Themes: Young Adult, Mythology, Fantasy, Paranormal Blurb from Goodreads Some race to win. Others race to survive. It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line. Some riders … Continue reading The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater – Book Review

Wonder Woman. Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo – Book Review

Title: Wonder Woman. Warbringer Series: DC Icons #1 Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: YA Fantasy, Superheroes Blurb from Goodreads Daughter of immortals.Princess Diana longs to prove herself to her legendary warrior sisters. But when the opportunity finally comes, she throws away her chance at glory and breaks Amazon law—risking exile—to save a mortal. Diana will soon … Continue reading Wonder Woman. Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo – Book Review

The Cartographers by Peng Shepherd – Book Review

Title: The Cartographers (review copy) Author: Peng Shepherd Genre/Themes: Mystery, Adventure, Fantastical, Magical Realism, Paranormal Blurb from Goodreads There are some maps you can lose yourself in... Nell Young has lived her life in and around maps. Her father, Dr. David Young, was one of the most respected cartographers in the world. But this morning … Continue reading The Cartographers by Peng Shepherd – Book Review

Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George – Book Review

Book Title: Princess of the Midnight Ball Book Series: The Princesses of Westfalin Trilogy, #1 Author: Jessica Day George Genre: Junior YA Fantasy, Fairytale Blurb from Goodreads A tale of twelve princesses doomed to dance until dawn… Galen is a young soldier returning from war. Rose is one of twelve princesses condemned to dance each … Continue reading Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George – Book Review

The Gloaming by Kirsty Logan – Book Review

Book Title: The Gloaming (review copy) Author: Kirsty Logan Book Series: Gracekeepers, #0.5 (The Gloaming acts as a stand-alone prequel to Logan’s 2015 novel Gracekeepers) Genre: Adult fiction, Fantasy, Magical Realism, Gothic Blurb from Goodreads 'The best lives leave a mark.' A bewitching tale of first love, shattering grief, and the dangerous magic that draws … Continue reading The Gloaming by Kirsty Logan – Book Review

Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – Book Review

Book Title: Certain Dark Things (review copy) Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Genre/Themes: Horror, Noir, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal, Thriller, Vampires Blurb from Goodreads From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a pulse-pounding neo-noir that reimagines vampire lore. Welcome to Mexico City, an oasis in a sea of vampires. Domingo, a lonely garbage-collecting street … Continue reading Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – Book Review

Crush by Tracy Wolff – Book Review

Title: Crush Series: Crave #2 Author: Tracy Wolff Genre/Themes: YA, Contemporary set, Paranormal, Mythological Beings, Magical High School The Crave series is best enjoyed in order. This is Book Two Blurb from Goodreads Everything feels off―especially me. I’ve returned to Katmere Academy, but I’m haunted by fragments of days I have no recollection of living … Continue reading Crush by Tracy Wolff – Book Review

Space Hopper by Helen Fisher – Book Review

Title: Space Hopper (eARC) Author: Helen Fisher Genre: Paranormal Contemporary, Parent Child Relationships, Time Travel Blurb from Goodreads As much as I love and need my husband, over the past few months I’ve realised something important. I can’t tell Eddie what’s been happening, no matter how much I want to. Not because he won’t believe … Continue reading Space Hopper by Helen Fisher – Book Review

The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna – Book Review

Title: The Gilded Ones (eARC) Author: Namina Forna Genre: YA Fantasy Blurb from Goodreads Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in Otera, a deeply patriarchal ancient kingdom, where a woman's worth is tied to her purity, and she must bleed to prove it. But when Deka bleeds gold - the colour of impurity, of a demon - she … Continue reading The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna – Book Review

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh – Book Review

Title: The Wrath and the Dawn Series: The Wrath and the Dawn #1 Author: Renee Ahdieh Genre/Themes: Fantasy YA, Fairytale Retelling, Magic, Revenge Blurb from Goodreads One Life to One Dawn. In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to a new family. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is a … Continue reading The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh – Book Review

These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong – Book Review

Title: These Violent Delights (eARC) Author: Chloe Gong Blurb from Goodreads The year is 1926, and Shanghai hums to the tune of debauchery.A blood feud between two gangs runs the streets red, leaving the city helpless in the grip of chaos. At the heart of it all is eighteen-year-old Juliette Cai, a former flapper who … Continue reading These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong – Book Review

The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – Book Review

Title: The Once and Future Witches (review copy) Author: Alice E. Harrow Genre/Themes: Folklore and Legend, Historical Fantasy, Witches, Feminism Blurb from Goodreads In 1893, there's no such thing as witches. There used to be, in the wild, dark days before the burnings began, but now witching is nothing but tidy charms and nursery rhymes. … Continue reading The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – Book Review