Book Review: Apprentice by Rachel E. Carter (4/5)

She survived a trial year at the Academy of Magic, but that was the easy part… Now sixteen-year-old Ryiah is an apprentice of Combat, her school’s most notorious faction. When she finishes, she will be a war mage, but in order to do so, she has to survive four years traveling across Jerar, training with … Continue reading Book Review: Apprentice by Rachel E. Carter (4/5)

Book Review: The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)

My overall reaction - okay.   I loved The Glass Spare (the first in this duology) but this installment felt a bit detached from the first in terms of pacing, character arcs, and plot. To recap, The Glass Spare followed Wil, the spare heir and princess to the northern kingdom. She develops the power to turn … Continue reading Book Review: The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)