Category: Fantasy

Review: Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas (@jessicadhaluska, @SJMaas)

Review: Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas (@jessicadhaluska, @SJMaas)

NO SPOILERS. Heir of Fire begins with Celaena lazing about on a rooftop in Wendlyn’s capital city, drinking cheap wine (that she stole) from a jug, and feeling sorry for herself. Actually, she wasn’t drinking it. She was looking  for it, and when she found it, it was empty (having already been drunk). Shortly thereafter, she gets mistaken for […]

— Posted September 7, 2014 by Jessica / 41 Comments
Review: A New Darkness by Joseph Delaney

Review: A New Darkness by Joseph Delaney

When I saw this book available for review, I leapt at it. I’ve been meaning to start Delaney’s The Last Apprentice series forever, but was, once again, daunted by the number of installments (13, not including the various bonus stories). In A New Darkness, I thought I’d found the perfect solution—I’d get to see what […]

— Posted September 3, 2014 by Jessica / 31 Comments
Review: Raven Flight by Juliet Marillier

Review: Raven Flight by Juliet Marillier

I wasn’t very impressed with the first installment of this trilogy . . . But I’m a big enough Marillier fan, and I saw enough glimpses of the excellence I’ve come to expect from her that it wasn’t difficult to make myself continue with the series. I am so glad. RAVEN FLIGHT was everything I […]

— Posted September 3, 2014 by Jessica / 20 Comments