Tag: Fantasy

Review: Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Review: Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Right, so it’s been about a month since Ruin and Rising came out, but I know there are still a lot of you who haven’t had a chance to read it yet, so NO SPOILERS. I will, however, be using my trademark vague-ery to discuss the issues I had with this book. There are three. […]

— Posted July 13, 2014 by Jessica / 62 Comments
Review: The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson

Review: The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson

Let’s talk about first impressions: they are IMPORTANT. If, for example, you start reading a new book, and the first glimpses you get of ALL THREE main characters are less than flattering, you might be tempted to toss said book aside in disgust and hope the next one goes better. Yes. You might. And in […]

— Posted July 9, 2014 by Jessica / 108 Comments
Audiobook Review: Fate’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook Review: Fate’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Audrey and Kaldar were my least favourite couple to date in this series—that being said—FATE’S EDGE was still a solid 4-star read thanks to George and Jack. When I finished book 1 my first thought was I hope the Drayton boys will make another appearance, so I was pumped to see them pop-up again in […]

— Posted July 7, 2014 by Carmel / 61 Comments
Review: Chasers of the Wind by Alexey Pehov

Review: Chasers of the Wind by Alexey Pehov

So I don’t think I’ve read a translated book before. At least not a recently translated book. I’ve thought about it. I mean, the book was popular enough in it’s native language to get translated into English and re-published, so that speaks highly for it, right? Yeah, definitely . . . BUT. Language is a complex and beautiful […]

— Posted June 22, 2014 by Jessica / 76 Comments