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Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Growing up, I was always fascinated by Arabian Nights and Aladdin and of course the mysterious Scheherazade or Shahrazad. I watched so many cartoons and retellings that I lost count! So when I first stumbled across The Wrath & the Dawn, it is no wonder I bought it immediately. Sad to say though, it sat […]

Posted June 10, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

It took me nearly a full month of reading, but I finally finished Realm Breaker, the first book in a brand new fantasy series from . I’m not really sure what I expected going into the book. I really enjoyed the Red Queen series, but I knew this was going to be different. Different can […]

Posted June 4, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone by is the first in and the book that started the Grishaverse. I devoured this book. There’s no other way to say it. It has everything I look for in my YA fantasy books: a well, thought-out magical world, political intrigue leading to potential war, the promise of action to come, and […]

Posted April 24, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

This book was a pleasant surprise. Jackaby by is the first in the series by the same name. Set during the Victorian age, I expected a freaky paranormal mystery that would leave me jumping at noises and leaving all the lights on at night. That is not at all what this is! Jackaby is a […]

Posted April 22, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Go the Distance by Jen Calonita

Review: Go the Distance by Jen Calonita

Go the Distance by is the latest installment in Disney’s . This time the story focuses on one of my favorites, Hercules, and twists the story at the end of the tale. What if Hercules wasn’t allowed to become human to live with Meg? Instead, what if the gods sent Meg on her own quest […]

Posted April 20, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Glass Queen by Gena Showalter

Review: The Glass Queen by Gena Showalter

Return to Enchantia and meet the Glass Queen in this second installment of ‘s series . I devoured this book! I really enjoyed The Evil Queen, and truth be told, I wasn’t sure how the sequel would live up. However, I am here to tell you that The Glass Queen is a heart-stopping addition to […]

Posted March 19, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Series Review: Fable by Adrienne Young

Series Review: Fable by Adrienne Young

If you are a fan of fantasy on the open seas, you do not want to miss this duology! I personally love this world. I love the characters, the setting, and the imagery. Oh y’all, the imagery is by far my favorite thing in this series. The descriptions of Fable dredging….I felt like I was […]

Posted March 15, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments