Book Review: The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

Summary: A world divided. A queendom without an heir. An ancient enemy awakens. The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction—but assassins are getting closer to her door. Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though … Continue reading Book Review: The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Cast in Wisdom by Michelle Sagara

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. SOMETHING IS WAKING The fiefs that exist at the heart of the city of Elantra are home to sentient Towers that guard … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Cast in Wisdom by Michelle Sagara

Book Review: Clock’s Watch II – Daughters of the Black Moon by Michael Reyes

Summary: Clock the Chaos Mage. A stranger out of time, hidden in the folds of shadow. He is the guardian of Coney Island's supernatural borderlands, and the only thing standing between our reality and the demons that thirst to destroy it. Book II Clock's wardenship has been compromised. Angered by his refusal to join them … Continue reading Book Review: Clock’s Watch II – Daughters of the Black Moon by Michael Reyes

This Week in Reading: Finally on a Roll Again

Last week I finished a lot of books. Which is great! Because my boss comes back to work this week and my weekends have started getting hectic again for a while so things might be a bit tough squeezing in reading time, blogging time, doing regular stuff time....all in the same limited amount of free … Continue reading This Week in Reading: Finally on a Roll Again

The Sunday Post #15

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. Random News And Goings-On Well, this past week was a little bit better than the … Continue reading The Sunday Post #15

Book Review: Silver in the Wood by Emily Tesh

Summary:   There is a Wild Man who lives in the deep quiet of Greenhollow, and he listens to the wood. Tobias, tethered to the forest, does not dwell on his past life, but he lives a perfectly unremarkable existence with his cottage, his cat, and his dryads. When Greenhollow Hall acquires a handsome, intensely … Continue reading Book Review: Silver in the Wood by Emily Tesh

Friday Favorite Five: Parental Figures in Fantasy

For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Parental Figures in Fantasy Fantasy is just full up on orphans, and even when there are parents they always seem to be the scheming type or somehow out to get their kids. What's with that? Can we just … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Parental Figures in Fantasy