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Audio Review: Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao

Audio Review: Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao

I’m not sure my words can do this book justice. Iron Widow by is a sci-fi novel unlike any I’ve read. It touches on issues like racism, rape, misogyny, murder,  and femicide just to name a few while also exploring gender roles and turning them on their heads. This is NOT for the faint of […]

Posted October 22, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: What Once Was Mine by Liz Braswell

Review: What Once Was Mine by Liz Braswell

What Once Was Mine by is the twelfth installment of the series that takes a single action in a fairy tale and asks “What if”. This time the question is “What if Rapunzel’s mother drank a potion from the wrong flower?” I quite honestly loved this book. From start to finish, it is engaging, entertaining, […]

Posted September 17, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Buddy Review: P.S. I Like You by Kasie West

Buddy Review: P.S. I Like You by Kasie West

Happy Thursday y’all! I’m like over a week late in sharing this, BUT today I’m sharing our final buddy read of the event. I personally devoured this one. I started off listening to the audiobook, and when my phone died, I switched to a paperback and finished in one sitting. I absolutely adored it. This […]

Posted September 16, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Forestborn by Elayne Audrey Becker

Review: Forestborn by Elayne Audrey Becker

Forestborn by debut author is a fantastical tale that will sweep readers into a land where magic is reawakening and war looms. Rora is a shifter, born in the wilds of the Vale, an orphan who has made a home working as a spy for the king in Telyan, the middle kingdom of Alemara. When […]

Posted August 31, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: House of Eclipses by Casey L. Bond

Review: House of Eclipses by Casey L. Bond

House of Eclipses is the first book in a brand new duology from author . As the third daughter of the Aten of Helios, Noor is not expected to inherit her father’s throne. So when the ruler of Lumina reaches out to the Aten to strike a deal to join their houses, the Aten hatches […]

Posted August 20, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim

Review: Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim

Six Crimson Cranes by is a beautifully written fairy tale that whisks the reader away from reality to a world of adventure, magic, and romance. I devoured this story in just a few days, not wanting to set it down. Shiori and her brothers, Kiki and Seryu, and Takkan are just a few of the […]

Posted July 9, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: A Lair of Bones by Helen Scheuerer

Review: A Lair of Bones by Helen Scheuerer

A Lair of Bones by is the first book in a new epic fantasy series about a young cyren, the mystery surrounding her existence, and the cyrens themselves.The story follows Roh, the cyren daughter of an infamous criminal who is raised in the Lower Sector as a bone cleaner. When the queen announces the Queen’s […]

Posted July 6, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment