Review: ‘Darkdawn’ (‘The Nevernight Chronicle’, #3) by Jay Kristoff

[T]o live in the hearts of those we leave behind is to never die. And to burn in the memories of our friends is to never say goodbye. Rating: 3.85/5 paper planes Genre: High fantasyPublication: 5 Sep 2017Pages: 419 (hardback) Synopsis: The greatest games in Godsgrave’s history have ended with the most audacious murders in … Continue reading Review: ‘Darkdawn’ (‘The Nevernight Chronicle’, #3) by Jay Kristoff

Review: ‘The Gilded Ones’ (‘Deathless’, #1) by Namina Forna

"I don't want you to be sorry... I want you to keep the memory of my scars. I need someone to remember what happened to me." Rating: 4/5 paper planes Genre: YA high fantasy; feminist fantasyPublication: 9th Feb 2021Pages: 432 (ebook) Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in fear and anticipation of the blood ceremony that will … Continue reading Review: ‘The Gilded Ones’ (‘Deathless’, #1) by Namina Forna

Review: ‘Godsgrave’ (‘The Nevernight Chronicle’, #2) by Jay Kristoff

“Sanguii e Gloria.”
Mia shook her head. “You can keep the glory, Furian.”She turned her eyes to the consul’s chair.
“I’m just here for the blood.” Rating: 4.5/5 paper planes Genre: Adult/New adult fantasyPublication: 5 Sep 2017Pages: 448 (ebook) Synopsis: Mia Corvere has found her place among the Blades of Our Lady of Blessed Murder, but many … Continue reading Review: ‘Godsgrave’ (‘The Nevernight Chronicle’, #2) by Jay Kristoff

Review, Favourite Quotes and Top 5 Reasons to Read ‘Master of One’ by Jaida Jones and Dani Bennett

Check out the tour schedule HERE for all the stops! Rating: 4/5 paper planes Genre: YA high fantasy (fae)Publication: 10 Nov 2020Pages: 544 (hardcover) Synopsis: Sinister sorcery. Gallows humor. A queer romance so glorious it could be right out of fae legend itself. 'Master of One' is a fantasy unlike any other. Rags is a thief—an excellent … Continue reading Review, Favourite Quotes and Top 5 Reasons to Read ‘Master of One’ by Jaida Jones and Dani Bennett

Review: ‘The Winter Duke’ by Claire Eliza Bartlett

I picked up the tiara and slid it onto my head. Strength. Pride. Rage. This was the legacy of my family, and if I had to use it to win, I would. Rating: 5/5 paper planes Genre: YA High Fantasy (court intrigue)Publication: March/October 2020 (US/UK)Pages: 400 (hardcover)Synopsis: Once Ekata’s brother is finally named heir to … Continue reading Review: ‘The Winter Duke’ by Claire Eliza Bartlett

Review: ‘The Unseen Force’ (‘Sisters of Chaos’, #2) by Catherine Fitzsimmons

Show me my destiny, and open my eyes so that I may see it clearly. Rating: 3.75/5 paper planes Genre: YA high fantasy Publication: 19 June 2020 Pages: 306 Magic is forbidden in Faneria. After a shocking attack on the king's city by rogue mages was thwarted, Damian Sires, instrumental in their defeat, is now … Continue reading Review: ‘The Unseen Force’ (‘Sisters of Chaos’, #2) by Catherine Fitzsimmons

Review: ‘Enduring Chaos’ (‘Sisters of Chaos’, #1) by Catherine Fitzsimmons

The dealings of the gods are not as simple as the Seers would have us believe... The gods bicker and we suffer. Rating: 4/5 paper planes Genre: High fantasy Publication date: 2013 Cursed with fearsome eyes and a dangerous gift, any chance of Damian having an ordinary life was dashed the moment she was born. … Continue reading Review: ‘Enduring Chaos’ (‘Sisters of Chaos’, #1) by Catherine Fitzsimmons

Review: ‘Tower of Dawn’ (‘Throne of Glass’, #6) by S. J. Maas

I would hear one last tale, if you allow it. Before I meet my end. Rating: 4/5 paper planes Genre: YA High Fantasy Synopsis: A glorious empire. A desperate quest. An ancient secret... Chaol and Nesryn have arrived in the shining city of Antica to forge an alliance with the Khagan of the Southern Continent, … Continue reading Review: ‘Tower of Dawn’ (‘Throne of Glass’, #6) by S. J. Maas

Review: Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass, #5) by S.J. Maas

"I promise you that no matter how far I go, no matter the cost, when you call for my aid, I will come. I promise you on my blood, on my family's name, that I will not turn my back on Terrasen as you have turned your back on me. I promise you...that when the … Continue reading Review: Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass, #5) by S.J. Maas

Review: Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass, #4) by S.J. Maas

"Ten years of shadows, but no longer. Light up the darkness, Majesty." Rating: ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ (4.5/5) Genre: Young adult (YA) Fantasy Synopsis: No masters. No limits. No regrets. Celaena Sardothien is cloaked in her assassin's hood once more. Back in Rifthold, but no longer a slave. She has embraced her identity as Aelin … Continue reading Review: Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass, #4) by S.J. Maas