Tiger Queen – Annie Sullivan [Books]

To rule Achra, Kateri – the king’s daughter and only child – must defeat her suitors to prove her right to rule. Gaining the crown means she can fulfil her promise to her dead mother to protect her people. Achra suffers with a long drought and frequent windstorms, made worse by the Desert Boys whoContinue reading “Tiger Queen – Annie Sullivan [Books]”

Seven Endless Forests – April Genevieve Tucholke [Books]

Seven Endless Forests is advertised as a retelling of the King Arthur legend. After the deaths of her mother and lover, Torvi’s sister Morgunn is kidnapped by a wolf-priest called Uther. Torvi unites with a druid and a group called the Butcher Bards in order to track down her sister and rescue her, as well asContinue reading “Seven Endless Forests – April Genevieve Tucholke [Books]”

Esme’s Gift – Elizabeth Foster [Books]

Long-time readers of this blog might remember my review for Esme’s Wish, a wonderfully charming book about a young girl who finds herself in a new world, and discovers her mother spent much of her own time there before her disappearance. The adventure continues in Esme’s Gift. Here, we originally see Esme returning home, joyfully anticipating beingContinue reading “Esme’s Gift – Elizabeth Foster [Books]”

We Hunt The Flame – Hafsah Faizal [Books]

Zafira is The Hunter. Disguised as a man, she enters the dark, dangerous, cursed forest, to feed her people. If she is exposed, it will all be for nothing, her actions rejected no matter what good they have gone. Nasir is The Prince of Death. The heir to the throne, and an assassin, killing byContinue reading “We Hunt The Flame – Hafsah Faizal [Books]”

Venators: Magic Unleashed – Devri Walls [WriteReads Ultimate Blog Tour]

Blurb From Goodreads: Six years ago, Grey Malteer was attacked by creatures he thought couldn’t possibly exist. They repeated a word, calling him a name he’d never heard before…Venator. Since then, his life has been a hellhole of secrecy—hiding old pain alongside strange new abilities. Rune Jenkins has an itch, as she calls it, butContinue reading “Venators: Magic Unleashed – Devri Walls [WriteReads Ultimate Blog Tour]”

A Heart So Fierce and Broken – Brigid Kemmerer [Book Review]

The curse is broken. Harper has remained in Emberfall with her brother Jake and his boyfriend, Noah, and with Rhen. With no sign of Grey, rumours of another heir threatening to break the kingdom apart, added to the fact people believe the alliance with ‘Disi’ is a scam, something must be done. Grey has killedContinue reading “A Heart So Fierce and Broken – Brigid Kemmerer [Book Review]”

Children of Virtue and Vengeance – Tomi Adeyemi [Book Review]

The second in the Legacy of Orïsha series, Children of Virtue and Vengeance continues the story of Zélie and Amari, who, together, have brought magic back to Orïsha. Although the maji have regained their powers, nobles with magical ancestry now find themselves able to use magic as well, presenting even more dangers for the two young women.Continue reading “Children of Virtue and Vengeance – Tomi Adeyemi [Book Review]”