Dark Shores

DARK SHORES (Dark Shores #1) Written by Danielle L. Jensen Published by Tor Teen, May 7, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In a world divided by meddlesome gods and treacherous oceans, only the Maarin possess the knowledge to cross the Endless Seas. But they have one mandate: East must never meet…

The Winter Of The Witch

THE WINTER OF THE WITCH (Winternight trilogy #3) Written by Katherine Arden Published by Del Rey Books, January 8, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: The Winternight Trilogy introduced an unforgettable heroine, Vasilisa Petrovna, a girl determined to forge her own path in a world that would rather lock her away. Her…

Top 5 Magical Creatures!

Happy Top 5 Tuesday everyone! This weeks topic has an extra special place in my heart. And that is – MAGICAL CREATURES! I don’t know what it is but, if a book has a magical creature or animal, I immediately attach myself to them. They end up always being my favourite part of the story!…

A Thousand Years To Wait

A THOUSAND YEARS TO WAIT Written by L. Ryan Storms Published by RaineStorms Press, April 30, 2019 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Prophecies are meant to unfold on their own—they can’t be forced into fruition. Or can they? When a war-torn kingdom is on the cusp of falling to a usurping general,…

Nocturna

NOCTURNA (A forgery of magic #1) Written by Maya Motayne Published by Balzer + Bray, May 7th 2019 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: To Finn Voy, magic is two things: a knife to hold under the chin of anyone who crosses her…and a disguise she shrugs on as easily as others pull…

The Lies of Locke Lamora

THE LIES OF LOCKE LAMORA (Gentleman Bastard #1) Written by Scott Lynch Published by Gollancz, February 1, 2007 My star rating – 5 stars!!!!! THE SYNOPSIS: They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he’s part…

The Binding

THE BINDING Written by Bridget Collins Published by William Morrow, April 16, 2019 My star rating – 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Imagine you could erase grief. Imagine you could remove pain. Imagine you could hide the darkest, most horrifying secret. Forever. Young Emmett Farmer is working in the fields when a strange letter arrives summoning…

Wicked Saints

WICKED SAINTS (Something Dark and Holy #1) Written by Emily A Duncan Published by Wednesday Books, April 2, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous…

Red Sister

RED SISTER (Book of the Ancestor #1) Written by Mark Lawrence Published by Ace, April 4, 2017 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: At the Convent of Sweet Mercy young girls are raised to be killers. In a few the old bloods show, gifting talents rarely seen since the tribes beached their ships…