Discussion Post: Four Things I’d Like to See More of in SFF

Oh, it's a opinion time, yay! It's been a long time since I've done a discussion post and I don't think I've ever really officially titled one 'discussion' so maybe this is a first? Either way, discussion posts are part of my goal as a blogger this year, so here we go. I've talked at … Continue reading Discussion Post: Four Things I’d Like to See More of in SFF

Book Review: Desdemona and the Deep by C.S.E. Cooney

Summary:     In Desdemona and the Deep, the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised to the world below. On the surface, her world is rife with industrial pollution that ruins the health of poor factory workers while the idle rich indulge themselves in unheard-of … Continue reading Book Review: Desdemona and the Deep by C.S.E. Cooney

Book Review: The Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen

Summary: Caleb Michaels is a sixteen-year-old champion running back. Other than that his life is pretty normal. But when Caleb starts experiencing mood swings that are out of the ordinary for even a teenager, his life moves beyond “typical.” Caleb is an Atypical, an individual with enhanced abilities. Which sounds pretty cool except Caleb's ability … Continue reading Book Review: The Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen

Do I Have That Book? #Booktag

Hello! Today I have a fun book tag for you. I found this tag from Consu from Paper Eyed Girl -- a fantastic blog, please check it out when you get a chance. Not sure where this one originated, if anyone knows please let me know so I can edit in credit to the creator. … Continue reading Do I Have That Book? #Booktag

#ThrowbackThursday: The Last Sun by K.D. Edwards #BookReview #ScionsOfAtlantis

Hello there fellow bookworms! Today I have something a little out of the ordinary for the blog--a repost of a review of one of my favorite books. You see, earlier this year I read The Last Sun by K.D. Edwards and fell in love with this world and these characters. The sequel, The Hanged Man, … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday: The Last Sun by K.D. Edwards #BookReview #ScionsOfAtlantis

Friday Favorite Five: Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels

For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels I don't actually read a ton of horror so I decided to combine it with dark fantasy - they share the same roots anyway, right? Besides, I love mixing genres. 🙂 1. The … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels

Manga Review: Yona of the Dawn Vol 1-19 by Mizuho Kusanagi

Summary:   Princess Yona lives an ideal life as the only princess of her kingdom. Doted on by her father, the king, and protected by her faithful guard Hak, she cherishes the time spent with the man she loves, Soo-won. But everything changes on her 16th birthday when she witnesses her father's murder! Yona reels … Continue reading Manga Review: Yona of the Dawn Vol 1-19 by Mizuho Kusanagi

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow

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. In the summer of 1901, at the age of seven, January Scaller found a Door. You know the kind of door–they lead … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow

Book Review: The Beast’s Heart by Leife Shallcross

Summary: I am neither monster nor man—yet I am both. I am the Beast. The day I was cursed to this wretched existence was the day I was saved—although it did not feel so at the time. My redemption sprung from contemptible roots; I am not proud of what I did the day her father … Continue reading Book Review: The Beast’s Heart by Leife Shallcross

Book Review: The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin

Summary: THIS IS THE WAY THE WORLD ENDS... FOR THE LAST TIME. The Moon will soon return. Whether this heralds the destruction of humankind or something worse will depend on two women. Essun has inherited the power of Alabaster Tenring. With it, she hopes to find her daughter Nassun and forge a world in which … Continue reading Book Review: The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin