In Mundir, the gods are real. When Lars arrives, following his dying mother’s last instructions to find his family there, all the gods take notice. With a mysterious compass and a gift from the God of Death, Lars will fulfill his mother’s dying wish or lose his soul trying. Synopsis provided by Goodreads. Pantheon Author: […]
Released January 2, 2018! Book: As You Wish Author: Chelsea Sedoti Publication Date: January 2, 2018 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Page Count: 432 Format: ebook Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Contemporary Content Warning! Underaged drinking, drug abuse, attempted suicide, premarital sex. As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars I received this copy […]
January is another busy month! I was approved for a total of eight ARCs being published this month! I won The Hazel Wood on a Goodreads giveaway, but I still want to read it before it’s release date! So, that brings my total up to nine! They are as follows. As You Wish by Chelsea […]
It’s time for a quick recap on December’s #ARCsAnonymous reading stats. What’s #ARCsAnonymous? Well, it’s a group on Goodreads that was created by Avalinahsbooks. It’s to help motivate each of us book reviewers who tend to be top-heavy with ARC TBRs. To motivate us to get some things done, there is contest each month for who […]
And we’re off! January 2018 is here! That means I need to get started with this reading challenge pronto! From my original Beat the Backlist post, I’m going to choose War Horse by Michael Morpourgo to be one of my reads. Published originally in 1982, this sweet little nugget is a WWII story about a horse commissioned […]
December has come and gone. The new year is upon us! Thus bringeth another State of the ARC update! State of the ARC is a Meme created by AvalinahsBooks. Check out her website for more information if you are interested in participating! I’m pretty happy with the progress I made in December. I always wish that […]
Shea MacNamara’s life just got complicated. When a freak tornado devastates his Oklahoma farm, fifteen-year-old Shea moves to Cape Cod to live with a grandmother he’s never met. Struggling to make sense of his new surroundings, he meets a girl along the shore who changes his life. Partial synopsis provided by Goodreads. Descent Series: Son […]
Luckily, my list for ARCs this month is quite short, (as you can see) so I will be catching up on overdue ARCs. The Girl In The Tower by Katherine Arden Orphaned and cast out as a witch by her village, Vasya’s options are few: resign herself to life in a convent, or allow […]
This book entails every aspect that fantasy writing is about, and it is truly breathtaking.
Despite it’s effervescent title, SHIMMER AND BURN is dark, draining, and dense.
Release day May 30, 2017! As the daughter of one of the mer-king’s trusted advisors, seventeen-year-old Jade has great responsibilities. When her fiancé murders a naiad, plunging the underwater city of Thessalonike into uproar, tensions surge between the mer and the naiads. Partial synopsis provided by Goodreads. Book: Breakwater Series: Broken Tides Author: Catherine Jones […]
Four decades of peace have done little to ease the mistrust between humans and dragons in the kingdom of Goredd. Folding themselves into human shape, dragons attend court as ambassadors, and lend their rational, mathematical minds to universities as scholars and teachers. As the treaty’s anniversary draws near, however, tensions are high. Partial synopsis provided […]
Release Day April 4, 2017! As a child, Rose Franklin made an astonishing discovery: a giant metallic hand, buried deep within the earth. As an adult, she’s dedicated her brilliant scientific career to solving the mystery that began that fateful day: Why was a titanic robot of unknown origin buried in pieces around the world? […]
Release date May 28, 2017! Hansel and Gretel Herrscher survived the witch in the woods, but the experience has made Hansel paranoid for the past ten years. He sees dark magic at every turn. When Gretel has a marriage arranged to a much older man, and Hansel discovers he’s about to be sent halfway across […]