duology review | king of scars – leigh bardugo

Hello friends! It's been a while since I talked about King of Scars and Rule of Wolves. Nikolai's the charming privateer we all know and love. Zoya's a little prickly and I'm just extremely protective of Nina. Not going to lie, it was terrifying going into a duology after loving the Six of Crows duology… Continue reading duology review | king of scars – leigh bardugo

trilogy review | the folk of the air – holly black

Hello, friends! The Folk of the Air trilogy was filled with vicious faeries and a whole load of betrayals. I didn't pick up The Cruel Prince when it was first released and missed the height of the hype. I didn't know who Jude and Cardan were and why everyone was shipping them. Now, I know!… Continue reading trilogy review | the folk of the air – holly black

blog tour + arc review | song of silver, flame like night – amélie wen zhao

Song Like Silver, Night Like Flame by Amélie Wen Zhao Series: Song of the Last Kingdom #1Expected publication: January 3rd 2023 by Delacorte PressAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, RomanceRep: Chinese Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Once, Lan had a different name. Now she goes by the one the Elantian colonizers gave her when they invaded her kingdom,… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | song of silver, flame like night – amélie wen zhao

trilogy review | dreamer – maggie stiefvater

Hello, friends! I finally got around to reading the finale, Greywaren, recently and here are the individual reviews for the three books in the Dreamer trilogy. While this is set in the same world as The Raven Cycle, it feels different following a Dreamer/Dream/Dreamer-Dream-adjacent family of brothers. Like the cast in The Raven Cycle, the… Continue reading trilogy review | dreamer – maggie stiefvater

arc review | foul lady fortune – chloe gong

Foul Lady Fortune by Chloe Gong Series: Foul Lady Fortune #1Published on September 27, 2022 by Margaret K. McElderry BooksAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Historical Fiction, RomanceRepresentation: Shanghainese Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: It’s 1931 in Shanghai, and the stage is set for a new decade of intrigue.Four years ago, Rosalind Lang was brought back from the brink… Continue reading arc review | foul lady fortune – chloe gong

the scum villain’s self-saving system volume 3 – moxiang tongxiu

The Scum Villain's Self-Saving System Volume 3by Mo Xiang Tong Xiu Series: The Scum Villain's Self-Saving System #3Published July 26th 2022 by Seven Seas EntertainmentAge Range: AdultGenre: Fantasy, RomanceRepresentation: M/M romance, Chinese cast Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: [SATISFACTION POINTS +500!]To save his sect from destruction, Shen Qingqiu has at last submitted to Luo Binghe—though he wishes… Continue reading the scum villain’s self-saving system volume 3 – moxiang tongxiu

trilogy review | daughter of smoke & bone – laini taylor

Reviewed this trilogy in 2017 when I first read Daughter of Smoke & Bone. I fell in love with Laini Taylor's writing style after this trilogy which prompted me to pick up Strange the Dreamer by her after that. Despite having this trilogy in my physical shelves, I didn't read the books because they were… Continue reading trilogy review | daughter of smoke & bone – laini taylor

standalone reviews | the night circus, the starless sea – erin morgenstern

Hello! Erin Morgenstern's a wonderful storyteller. With both her books highly praised way before I picked them up, I had lots of expectations and I'm glad to report that I wasn't disappointed at all. Hope you enjoy the reviews for the standalone novels! Navigate through this post with the titles below:🎪 The Night Circus |… Continue reading standalone reviews | the night circus, the starless sea – erin morgenstern

arc review | strike the zither – joan he

Strike the Zither by Joan He Series: Kingdom of Three #1Published on October 25th 2022 by Roaring Brook PressAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Historical Fiction, Romance, RetellingRepresentation: Chinese Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: The year is 414 of the Xin Dynasty, and chaos abounds. A puppet empress is on the throne. The realm has fractured into three factions… Continue reading arc review | strike the zither – joan he

series review | stalking jack the ripper – kerri maniscalco

Welcome back to another series review! Initially posted the reviews for Stalking Jack the Ripper and Hunting Prince Dracula individually years ago. Decided to finally stop procrastinating and write out the rest of the reviews and combined them together. Audrey Rose and Thomas are one of my favorite fictional couple and it hasn't change for… Continue reading series review | stalking jack the ripper – kerri maniscalco