Book Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black (4/5)

 YA Fiction/Fantasy, 2018 Jude was seven when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite her mortality. But many of the fey despise humans. Especially Prince Cardan, the youngest … Continue reading Book Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black (4/5)

Book Review: An Amber in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (3/5)

 YA Fiction/Fantasy Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear. It is in this brutal world, inspired by ancient Rome, that Laia lives with her grandparents and … Continue reading Book Review: An Amber in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (3/5)

Book Review: The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross (5/5)

 YA Fiction, Fantasy When her seventeenth summer solstice arrives, Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. Growing up in the southern Kingdom of Valenia at the renowned Magnalia House should have prepared her for such a life. While some are born with an innate talent for … Continue reading Book Review: The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross (5/5)