Pan’s Labyrinth

PAN’S LABYRINTH: The Labyrinth of the Faun Written by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke Published by Katherine Tegen Books, July 2, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Oscar winning writer-director Guillermo del Toro and New York Times bestselling author Cornelia Funke have come together to transform del Toro’s hit movie Pan’s…

Morning Star

MORNING STAR (Red Rising Saga #3) Written by Pierce Brown Published by Del Rey Books, February 9, 2016 My star rating – 5 stars!!! THE SYNOPSIS: Darrow would have lived in peace, but his enemies brought him war. The Gold overlords demanded his obedience, hanged his wife, and enslaved his people. But Darrow is determined…

Middlegame

MIDDLEGAME Written by Seanan McGuire Published by Tor, May 7, 2019 My star rating – 4.25 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Meet Roger. Skilled with words, languages come easily to him. He instinctively understands how the world works through the power of story. Meet Dodger, his twin. Numbers are her world, her obsession, her everything. All she…

Jade City

JADE CITY (The Green Bone Saga #1) Written by Fonda Lee Published by Orbit, June 26, 2018 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Jade is the lifeblood of the island of Kekon. It has been mined, traded, stolen, and killed for — and for centuries, honorable Green Bone warriors like the Kaul family…

Top 5 Fantasy!

Fantasy……. Oh how I love thee!! There are just so many possibilities! Fantasies always find a way to completely remove you from your current time and place and put you somewhere you could only imagine. You go from sitting on your couch to riding unicorns, while casting spells and taking on an army of elves……..

Finale

FINALE (Caraval #3) Written by Stephanie Garber Published by Flatiron Books, May 7, 2019 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: A love worth fighting for. A dream worth dying for. An ending worth waiting for. It’s been two months since the Fates were freed from a deck of cards, two months since Legend…

Teeth In The Mist

TEETH IN THE MIST Written by Dawn Kurtagich Published by Little Brown, June 11, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Before the birth of time, a monk uncovers the Devil’s Tongue and dares to speak it. The repercussions will be felt for generations… Sixteen-year-old photography enthusiast Zoey has been fascinated by the…

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…