Book Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess (DNF/5)

YA Fiction, Fantasy DNF. I tried hard to like the book between the beautiful covers, but it failed. The blurb on the front claims that A Shadow Bright and Burning has "vivid characters, terrifying monsters, and world building as deep and dark as the ocean." I disagree with that entire statement. The characters were boring, … Continue reading Book Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess (DNF/5)

Book Review: And I Darken (The Conqueror’s Saga #1) by Kiersten White (4/5)

 YA Fantasy (Alternative History, Apparently.) I saw this book among the "because you read such and such," on Goodreads. I assumed it fantasy because the book it compared it to was fantasy, so I expected fantasy, you know - magic, dragons, vampires - in the spirit of Dracula. I expected more of an alternative history … Continue reading Book Review: And I Darken (The Conqueror’s Saga #1) by Kiersten White (4/5)