Book Review: Bloodleaf by Crystal Smith (5/5)

Aurelia is a princess, but they call her a witch. Surrounded by spirits and burdened with forbidden magic, she lives in constant fear of discovery by the witch-hunting Tribunal and their bloodthirsty mobs. When a devastating assassination attempt reveals her magical abilities, Aurelia is forced to flee her country with nothing but her life. Every … Continue reading Book Review: Bloodleaf by Crystal Smith (5/5)

Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan (4/5)

Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It's the highest honor they could hope for...and the most demeaning. This year, there's a ninth. And instead of paper, she's made of fire. In this richly developed fantasy, Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most … Continue reading Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan (4/5)

Book Review: The Blood Race by K. A. Emmons (4/5)

Born with unexplainable abilities he struggles to control, college student Ion tries desperately to integrate into his new school and finally put his dark past behind him. But after making a serious enemy, which leads to an accidental rendezvous with the mysterious old man next door— and his hauntingly beautiful but troubled young protégée Hawk, … Continue reading Book Review: The Blood Race by K. A. Emmons (4/5)