Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo. Nearly 6 stars if Leigh would not have done IT!!! Why Leigh? Whyyyy?

Synopsis Welcome to the world of the Grisha.Kaz Brekker and his crew of deadly outcasts have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn’t think they’d survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they’re right back to fighting for their lives.Double-crossed and badly weakened, the crew is low on resources, allies, […]

Starsight by Brandon Sanderson outshone my expectations! Audiobook Review. All the stars! Just read it!!

Synopsis All her life, Spensa has dreamed of becoming a pilot. Of proving she’s a hero like her father. She made it to the sky, but the truths she learned about her father were crushing.Spensa is sure there’s more to the story. And she’s sure that whatever happened to her father in his starship could […]

The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater. She had me worried in this one! Mini review. Book 2 of The Raven Boys

Synopsis Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same. Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life. Meanwhile, some very sinister people are looking for some of […]

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys. Review of a profound and enlightening book!

Synopsis Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming guise of sunshine and wine. Among them is eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson, the son of a Texas oil tycoon, who arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to […]

The Dragon Republic by RF Kuang. Review of a brilliant book that I don’t know if I hate or love.

Synopsis The searing follow-up to 2018’s most celebrated fantasy debut – THE POPPY WAR.In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin is on the run: haunted by the atrocity she committed to end the war, addicted to opium, and hiding from the murderous commands of her vengeful god, the fiery Phoenix. […]

Why did I wait so long to read The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater??? Review. Calling dibs on Ronan (don’t care if he is not straight)

  Synopsis “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.”It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead […]