Genre: Fiction

Book Review : A Lady’s Guide to Fortune-Hunting

Book Review : A Lady’s Guide to Fortune-Hunting

I have a lot going on in my life right now and I needed a light and fluffy read, especially after my frustrations with Iron Flame, and A Lady’s Guide to Fortune-Hunting is exactly that—and fun, too. I was hooked from the very first page, enjoying this Austen-esque work with a more modern lens, and which unfolds at a comfortable pace.   Main character Kitty Dashwood, er, Talbot, is the […]

Posted November 27, 2023 in Book Reviews, Romance
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Book Review : Iron Flame

Book Review : Iron Flame

I picked up Iron Flame on day one and struggled to put the book down. The pacing in Iron Flame is absolutely brutal, to the point that it’s almost stressful, as every time I had to stop reading and do In Real Life Things, I was inevitably ending on an intense cliffhanger where someone’s life or the fate of the world was at stake. So it’s no surprise that I […]

Posted November 16, 2023 in Book Reviews, Fantasy, Romance
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Book Review : Emily Wilde’s Encyclopaedia of Faeries

Book Review : Emily Wilde’s Encyclopaedia of Faeries

Emily Wilde’s Encyclopaedia of Faeries is a delightful, quirky, and utterly enchanting cozy fantasy. This epistolary novel follows the titular Emily Wilde, as she journeys to the remote and wintery town of Hrafnsvik in attempts to complete her life’s research to document all types of faeries, including the elusive and dangerous high faeries. Along the way, she has to confront not only the fair folk, but also the villagers of […]

Posted October 12, 2023 in Book Reviews, Fantasy
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Book Review : The Serpent and the Wings of Night

Book Review : The Serpent and the Wings of Night

I’ve been hearing about The Serpent and the Wings of Night for what feels like ages, so I finally decided to give it a try, as I really needed a pick-me-up/fun read. To my surprise, I really had a lot of trouble getting into this book and even started and finished two other books before coming back to this one and completing it. Despite the pause in between, I still […]

Posted September 29, 2023 in Book Reviews, Fantasy, Romance
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Book Review : The Sapphire Altar

Book Review : The Sapphire Altar

The Sapphire Altar is a triumphant return to the world of Thanet, a small island nation rebelling against the evil Everlorn Empire. With their gods and all but one member of the royal family murdered, the stakes are almost insurmountably high for Cyrus, the heir to Thanet’s throne. With its focus on character development and religious themes, The Sapphire Altar is even more compelling than its predecessor, The Bladed Faith.  […]

Posted February 1, 2023 in ARCS, Book Reviews, Fantasy
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