Genre: Fantasy & Magic

Book Review: The Raven King (The Raven Cycle) by Maggie Stiefvater

Book Review: The Raven King (The Raven Cycle) by Maggie Stiefvater

“He was a king. This was the year he was going to die.” Author Maggie Stiefvater closes out her popular Raven Cycle series with the fourth and final novel, The Raven King. From the very beginning, readers knew death awaited Blue Sargent’s one true love. Gansey was slated to die from the very beginning, yet it was hard not to […]

Book Review: These Broken Stars (A Starboard Novel) by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

Book Review: These Broken Stars (A Starboard Novel) by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

“For a moment the image before us is frozen: our world, our lives, reduced to a handful broken stars half lost in uncharted space. Then it’s gone, the view swallowed by the hyperspace winds streaming past, blue-green auroras wiping the after-images away. Until all that’s left is us” I didn’t learn about these novels until last […]

Book Review: The Young Elites by Marie Lu

Book Review: The Young Elites by Marie Lu

“It is pointless to believe what you see, if you only see what you believe.” The Young Elites has been on my TBR list for a long time, and is actually what prompted me to read Legend. While both of Marie Lu’s series are set in a dystopian society, The Young Elites is a darker story. It takes place after […]

Book Review: The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo) by Rick Riordan

Posted May 18, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 2 Comments
Book Review: The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo) by Rick Riordan

“Nothing is more tragic than loving someone to the depths of your soul and knowing they cannot and will not ever love you back.” The long-awaited second spin-off to Rick Riordan’s popular Percy Jackson & the Olympians has finally been released, and it was everything I could have hoped for. This new series stars fallen god Apollo, […]

Book Review: The Winner’s Kiss (The Winner’s Trilogy) by Marie Rutkoski

Book Review: The Winner’s Kiss (The Winner’s Trilogy) by Marie Rutkoski

“But it wasn’t simply withdrawal, either, that racked her limbs. It was grief. It was the horror of someone who’d been dealt a winning hand had bet her life on the game, and then proceeded (deliberately?) to lose.” I’ve never made a secret of the fact that I’ve found the romance between Arin and Kestrel […]

Book Review: Half Lost (Half Bad Trilogy) by Sally Green

Book Review: Half Lost (Half Bad Trilogy) by Sally Green

After waiting for what seemed like forever, Sally Green’s conclusion to her popular Half Bad trilogy was released in stores. Of course I ran straight after work to pick up my copy, and was lucky enough to get one fresh off the Barnes & Noble shipment cart. With fevered hands I turned the pages once I got […]