Y'all, I had snow on October twentieth. The white stuff isn't supposed to come until November. But the snow is pretty, and it's not super cold yet, so I'm doing my best to enjoy it. Besides, snowy days put me in a reading mood! Reading Recap October was a wonderful month for reading! I read … Continue reading October Recap
by Emily Bain Murphy Marit hates using her magic. She's seen the cost of using too much magic--it creates a buildup of the Firn. That's what killed her sister. And that's why Marit is reluctant to use it except when helping Eve, a fellow orphan who's like a little sister to Marit. When Eve is … Continue reading Book Review: Splinters of Scarlet
by R. J. Anderson Ivy wants two things in life: to be able to fly, and for her mother to return home. But unlike every other piskey, Ivy was born without wings, so she'll never fly. And her mother was stolen away by spriggans and it's unlikely she'll ever be found again. When Ivy's fellow … Continue reading Book Review: Swift
by Jennifer A. Nielsen It's been six months since Jaron saved his kingdom and won the war with Avenia. And he's bored. But life won't stay calm for long. During a sea voyage, Jaron's ship is attacked. He and the other's are taken captive by the Prozarians, a group of people thought to be extinct. … Continue reading Book Review: The Captive Kingdom
by Jennifer A. Nieslen War has come to Carthya, with attacks on all sides and allies far away. And Imogen has been captured. Jaron knows that Avenia plans to use her to bring Carthya to her knees, but he can't leave Imogen to them. Besides, he's outsmarted Avenia plenty of times before. This time, though, … Continue reading Book Review: The Shadow Throne
Today, I am super excited to get to be a part of the TBR and Beyond Blog Tour for Winter, White, and Wicked by Shannon Dittemore! Isn't that cover beautiful?! White, White, and Wicked is a YA fantasy pitched as Mad Max: Road Fury meets Frozen. When I first heard about it, I only knew … Continue reading Blog Tour: Winter, White, and Wicked by Shannon Dittemore
Y'all, I am super, super excited to get to be a part of the blog tour for Fifteen by Amie Woleslagle! Amie and I met each other through the Young Writers Workshop Author program, and it has been great to get to know her. Seriously, you all are going to want to remember the name … Continue reading Fifteen Blog Tour!
by Jennifer A. Nielsen Jaron has returned home to his throne as King of Carthya. But not everyone is happy about his return. After an assassination attempt and a warning, Jaron knows that war is coming to Carthya. And the best way to stop it may be to leave the throne. Jaron, reassuming the identity … Continue reading Book Review: The Runaway King
by Jennifer A. Nielsen Sage was just an orphan, busying using his thieving skills to get away with a roast. He had no intention of getting involved in the schemes of nobleman Belvin Connor. But Sage, along with three other orphans, are selected by Connor and taken away to his estate, Farthenwood. The reason Connor … Continue reading Book Review: The False Prince
Fall is here! Is anyone else excited? I love, love, love Fall. It just makes me happy. I love the temperatures and the colors. I love all of it! But enough about me ranting about how I love Fall. Onto the other stuff! Reading Recap I read five books this month! It was almost six … Continue reading September Recap!