Serpent & Dove

SERPENT & DOVE (Serpent & Dove #1) Written by Shelby Mahurin Published by Harper Teen, September 3rd, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: Two years ago, Louise le Blanc fled her coven and took shelter in the city of Cesarine, forsaking all magic and living off whatever she could steal. There, witches…

Tilly and the Lost Fairytales

TILLY AND THE LOST FAIRYTALES (Pages and Co. #2) Written by Anna James Published by Harper Collins, September 19th, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Tilly Pages is a bookwanderer; she can travel inside books, and even talk to the characters she meets there. But Tilly’s powers are put to the test…

Starsight

STARSIGHT (Skyward #2) Written by Brandon Sanderson Published by Delacorte Press, November 26th, 2019 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: All her life, Spensa’s 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….

Come Tumbling Down

COME TUMBLING DOWN (Wayward Children #5) Written by Seanan McGuire Published by Tor, January 7th, 2020 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: When Jack left Eleanor West’s School for Wayward Children she was carrying the body of her deliciously deranged sister–whom she had recently murdered in a fit of righteous justice–back to their…

The Starless Sea

THE STARLESS SEA Written by Erin Morgenstern Published by Doubleday Books, November 5th, 2019 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Zachary Ezra Rawlins is a graduate student in Vermont when he discovers a mysterious book hidden in the stacks. As he turns the pages, entranced by tales of lovelorn prisoners, key collectors, and…

Reverie

REVERIE Written by Ryan La Sala Published by Sourcebooks Fire, December 3rd, 2019 My star rating – 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: All Kane Montgomery knows for certain is that the police found him half-dead in the river. He can’t remember how he got there, what happened after, and why his life seems so different now….

Red Seas Under Red Skies

RED SEAS UNDER RED SKIES (Gentleman Bastard #2) Written by Scott Lynch Published by Gollancz, July 31, 2007 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: After a brutal battle with the underworld that nearly destroyed him, Locke and his trusted sidekick, Jean, fled the island city of their birth and landed on the exotic…

Sorcery Of Thorns

SORCERY OF THORNS Written by Margaret Rogerson Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books, June 4, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the…

Ninth House

NINTH HOUSE Written by Leigh Bardugo Published by Flatiron Books, October 8th, 2019 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Galaxy “Alex” Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady…