Book Review: Blood Heir by Amélie Wen Zhao (5/5)

Blood Heir (Blood Heir Trilogy #1) By Amélie Wen Zhao YA Fantasy In the Cyrilian Empire, Affinites are reviled. Their varied gifts to control the world around them are unnatural—dangerous. And Anastacya Mikhailov, the crown princess, has a terrifying secret. Her deadly Affinity to blood is her curse and the reason she has lived her … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Heir by Amélie Wen Zhao (5/5)

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)