ARC Review: Given by Nandi Taylor

Given by Nandi Taylor My Rating: 4/5 A subversive fantasy-romance steeped in West-African and Caribbean traditions. Yenni has never been this far from home. With only her wits, her strength and her sacred runelore, the fierce Yirba warrior princess is alone in the Empire of Cresh. It’s a land filled with strange magics and even … Continue reading ARC Review: Given by Nandi Taylor

Shouting from the Shelftops #19

Shouting from the Shelftops is a bimonthly(-ish) feature to gush over book news that come to my attention, to celebrate good news amidst whatever the year is delivering to you. The basic mood for these posts is just Enthusiastic Screaming™. The Way of the Househusband  has an awesome PV! Okay so some of you may … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #19

ARC Review: Red Rising: Sons of Ares, Vol. 2: Wrath by Pierce Brown, Rik Hoskin, Eli Powell

Red Rising: Sons of Ares, Vol. 2: Wrath by Pierce Brown My rating: 3 of 5 stars Fitchner's quest for revenge continues as he and the other Sons of Ares seek out the Golds who have wronged his family. But actions come with repercussions and an elaborate game of cat and mouse is on. A … Continue reading ARC Review: Red Rising: Sons of Ares, Vol. 2: Wrath by Pierce Brown, Rik Hoskin, Eli Powell

Stacking The Shelves #89

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly haul meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews & Reading Reality. It is about sharing enthusiasm for the new books added to our shelves - be it physical, ebooks, galleys or borrowed from the library. A lot of Seven Seas adds this week! Netgalley The Oracle Code by Marieke Nijkamp A … Continue reading Stacking The Shelves #89

ARC Review: Parham Itan: Tales from Beyond Volume 1 by Kaili Sorano

Parham Itan: Tales from Beyond Volume 1 by Kaili Sorano My rating: 4 of 5 stars Yamagishi and Sendo are schoolmates, but that's about as far as their similarities go: one is a short, no-nonsense boxer, while the other is a tall, bookish conspiracy nut. But when they find themselves embroiled in a paranormal phenomenon … Continue reading ARC Review: Parham Itan: Tales from Beyond Volume 1 by Kaili Sorano

Review: Orange Vol 6 – Future by Ichigo Takano

orange Vol. 6: -Future- by Ichigo Takano My rating: 4 of 5 stars Experience the world of orange from a whole new perspective, as the fate of the present and future timelines unfolds from the point of view of the ever-cheerful third wheel, Suwa Hiroto. Reuniting years later in college, Suwa and Naho's lives have … Continue reading Review: Orange Vol 6 – Future by Ichigo Takano

Book Blogger Hop: Jan 17-23

Book Blogger Hop was created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and is currently hosted by Coffee Addicted Writer. The hop’s purpose is to give bloggers a chance to follow other blogs, learn about new books, befriend other bloggers, and receive new followers to your own blog. This week's question is: Do you think … Continue reading Book Blogger Hop: Jan 17-23

Book Review: The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy

The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy My Rating: 4/5 In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of the city, Madame, has cultivated a society in which memories are currency, citizens are divided by ability, and Gifted individuals can take memories from others through touch as they please. Seventeen-year-old Etta Lark is desperate … Continue reading Book Review: The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy

Audiobook Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars 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 home on the Moors. But death in their adopted world isn't always … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

ARC Review: Our Dining Table by Mita Ori

Our Dining Table by Mita Ori My rating: 4 of 5 stars Eating around other people is a struggle for salaryman Yutaka, despite his talent for cooking. All that changes when he meets Minoru and Tane—two brothers, many years apart in age—who ask him to teach them how to make his delicious food! It’s not … Continue reading ARC Review: Our Dining Table by Mita Ori

ARC Review: Runebreaker by Alex R. Kahler

Runebreaker by Alex R. Kahler My rating: 3 of 5 stars Magic is sin Aidan desires only one thing: to rule. Arrogant, headstrong and driven by the element of Fire, he will stop at nothing to bring the evil Howls that destroyed Scotland to their knees. But Fire is a treacherous element, and the very … Continue reading ARC Review: Runebreaker by Alex R. Kahler

ARC Review: The Night Country by Melissa Albert

The Night Country by Melissa Albert My rating: 4 of 5 stars In The Night Country, Alice Proserpine dives back into a menacing, mesmerizing world of dark fairy tales and hidden doors. Follow her and Ellery Finch as they learn The Hazel Wood was just the beginning, and that worlds die not with a whimper, … Continue reading ARC Review: The Night Country by Melissa Albert

Top Ten Tuesday: New-to-me authors I read in 2019

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl, wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. The topic this week was 'Bookish Discoveries I Made In 2019' and which could be anything - book, authors, websites, apps, etc, … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: New-to-me authors I read in 2019

[Diving Into The Known] The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

Diving into the Known is a new series contributed our new addition to the team, Ozhasbooks. Oz will dive into the countless popular books that came out throughout the ages from different genres that surprisingly enough, he didn't even bother to read yet! Can you believe it? What a dork ;p The year is 2059. … Continue reading [Diving Into The Known] The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon