Book Review: The Shadow of What Was Lost by James Islington

4 Out of 5 Stars The Blurb It has been twenty years since the end of the war. The dictatorial Augurs—once thought of almost as gods—were overthrown and wiped out during the conflict, their much-feared powers mysteriously failing them. Those who had ruled under them, men and women with a lesser ability known as the … Continue reading Book Review: The Shadow of What Was Lost by James Islington

Book Review: The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

4 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb American Rebecca Porter was never one for fairy tales. Her twin sister, Lacey, has always been the romantic who fantasized about glamour and royalty, fame and fortune. Yet it's Bex who seeks adventure at Oxford and finds herself living down the hall from Prince Nicholas, Great Britain's future … Continue reading Book Review: The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

Book Review: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher

4 out of 5 Stars The Blurb Jim Butcher, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Dresden Files and the Codex Alera novels, conjures up a new series set in a fantastic world of noble families, steam-powered technology, and magic-wielding warriors… Since time immemorial, the Spires have sheltered humanity, towering for miles over … Continue reading Book Review: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher

Book Review: Foundling by D.M. Cornish

4 out of 5 Stars The Blurb Set in the world of the Half-Continent—a land of tri-corner hats and flintlock pistols—the Monster Blood Tattoo trilogy is a world of predatory monsters, chemical potions and surgically altered people. Foundling begins the journey of Rossamund, a boy with a girl’s name, who is just about to begin a dangerous … Continue reading Book Review: Foundling by D.M. Cornish

Book Review: Daughter of Chaos (The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #2) by Sarah Rees Brennan

4 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb Half-witch, half-mortal sixteen-year-old Sabrina Spellman has made her choice: She's embraced her dark side and her witchy roots. Now her power is growing daily... but will it come at too high a price? Sabrina Spellman has just made the hardest decision of her life: She's leaving behind her … Continue reading Book Review: Daughter of Chaos (The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #2) by Sarah Rees Brennan

Book Review: A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown

4 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb For Malik, the Solstasia festival is a chance to escape his war-stricken home and start a new life with his sisters in the prosperous desert city of Ziran. But when a vengeful spirit abducts Malik’s younger sister, Nadia, as payment into the city, Malik strikes a fatal deal—kill … Continue reading Book Review: A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown