Age of Assassins by R.J. Barker – Spoiler Free Review

Title: Age of Assassins Author: R.J. Barker Series Name: The Wounded Kingdom Genre: Adult Fantasy Publication Date: Aug 1st, 2017 Pages: 393 (Paperback) Publishers: Orbit Rating: To catch an assassin, use an assassin... Girton Club-foot, apprentice to the land's best assassin, still has much to learn about the art of taking lives. But his latest mission tasks him and his master with … Continue reading Age of Assassins by R.J. Barker – Spoiler Free Review

Tempests and Slaughter by Tamora Pierce – DNF Review

Title: Tempests and Slaughter Author: Tamora Pierce Series Name: The Numair Chronicles Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: Feb 6th, 2018 Pages: 480 (Hardback) Publishers: Hachette Australia Rating: I'm not giving this book a rating! Usually, my DNF books get rated a half star, but I don't think it was that bad.  The highly anticipated NEW Tortall Legend from TAMORA PIERCE, the #1 New … Continue reading Tempests and Slaughter by Tamora Pierce – DNF Review

The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton – Spoiler Free Review

Title: The Belles Author: Dhonielle Clayton Series Name: The Belles #1 Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: Feb 6th, 2018 Pages: 317 (Hardback) Publishers: Hachette Australia Rating: Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orléans, the people are born gray, they … Continue reading The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton – Spoiler Free Review

The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness – Spoiler Free Review

Title: The Rest of Us Just Live Here Author: Patrick Ness Genre: YA Diverse Fantasy Publication Date: Aug 27th, 2015 Pages: 317 (Hardback) Publishers: Walker Books Rating: What if you aren’t the Chosen One? The one who’s supposed to fight the zombies, or the soul-eating ghosts, or whatever the heck this new thing is, with the blue lights and the death? … Continue reading The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness – Spoiler Free Review

Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire – Spoiler Free Review

Title: Down Among the Sticks and Bones Author: Seanan McGuire Series: Wayward Children #1 Genre: YA Diverse Fantasy Horror Publication Date: June 13th, 2017 Pages: 189 (Hardback) Publishers: Tor Rating: Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packed off to Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children. This is the story of what happened first… … Continue reading Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire – Spoiler Free Review

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire – Spoiler Free Review

Title: Every Heart a Doorway Author: Seanan McGuire Series: Wayward Children #1 Genre: YA Diverse Fantasy Publication Date: April 5th, 2016 Pages: 173 (Hardback) Publishers: Tor Rating: Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling … Continue reading Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire – Spoiler Free Review

Guest Post: You’re Too Gay: LGBTQIA+ Publishing in 2017 // Hannah Carmack

Hannah recently gave me the opportunity to read an eARC of her book Seven-Sided Spy which has now been released! As there are a few characters in Seven-Sided Spy which are on the LGBTQIA+ spectrum we decided for her to write a guest post based on that topic! So here it is! You can find … Continue reading Guest Post: You’re Too Gay: LGBTQIA+ Publishing in 2017 // Hannah Carmack