Audiobook Review: In the Shadow of Spindrift House by Mira Grant & (narrated by) Jesse Vilinsky

In the Shadow of Spindrift House by Mira Grant My rating: 4 of 5 stars Nature abhors a straight line. The natural world is a place of curves and softened edges, of gentle mists and welcoming spirals. Nature remembers deviation; nature does not forgive. For Harlowe Upton-Jones, life has never been a straight line. Shipped … Continue reading Audiobook Review: In the Shadow of Spindrift House by Mira Grant & (narrated by) Jesse Vilinsky

Audiobook Review: An Artificial Night by Seanan McGuire

An Artificial Night by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Changeling knight in the court of the Duke of Shadowed Hills, October "Toby" Daye has survived numerous challenges that would destroy fae and mortal alike. Now Toby must take on a nightmarish new assignment. Someone is stealing both fae and mortal children—and all … Continue reading Audiobook Review: An Artificial Night by Seanan McGuire

Audiobook Review: A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Toby Daye-a half-human, half-fae changeling-has been an outsider from birth. After getting burned by both sides of her heritage, Toby has denied the fae world, retreating to a "normal" life. Unfortunately for her, the Faerie world had other ideas... Now her liege, the Duke … Continue reading Audiobook Review: A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

Audiobook Review: Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire

Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire My rating: 4 of 5 stars The world of Faerie never disappeared; it merely went into hiding, continuing to exist parallel to our own. Secrecy is the key to Faerie's survival--but no secret can be kept forever, and when the fae and mortal worlds collide, changelings are born. Outsiders … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire

Audiobook Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars What happens when America's First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales? When his mother became President of the United States, Alex Claremont-Diaz was promptly cast as the American equivalent of a young royal. Handsome, charismatic, genius—his image is … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Audiobook Review: The Poison Eaters: And Other Stories by Holly Black

The Poison Eaters: And Other Stories by Holly Black My rating: 4,5 of 5 stars Poisonous girls whose kisses will kill. A fateful eating contest with the devil. Faeries who return to Ironside, searching for love. A junior prom turned bacchanalia. In twelve short stories, eerie and brimming with suspense and unexpected humor, Holly Black … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Poison Eaters: And Other Stories by Holly Black

Audiobook Review: Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

Assassin's Apprentice by Robin Hobb My rating: 4 of 5 stars Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father's gruff stableman. He is treated like an outcast by all the royalty except the devious King Shrewd, who has him secretly tutored … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Kitsune shapeshifter Yumeko has given up the final piece of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers in order to save everyone she loves from imminent death. Now she and her ragtag band of companions must journey to the wild sea cliffs of … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Audiobook Review: Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir My rating: 5 of 5 stars Gideon the Ninth is the most fun you'll ever have with a skeleton. The Emperor needs necromancers. The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman. Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead bullshit. Tamsyn Muir's Gideon the Ninth unveils … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Audiobook Review: The Boneless Mercies by April Genevieve Tucholke

The Boneless Mercies by April Genevieve Tucholke My rating: 4 of 5 stars A dark standalone YA fantasy about a band of mercenary girls in search of female glory. Frey, Ovie, Juniper, and Runa are the Boneless Mercies—girls hired to kill quickly, quietly, and mercifully. But Frey is weary of the death trade and, having … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Boneless Mercies by April Genevieve Tucholke

Audiobook Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Audiobook Review: The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman My rating: 4 of 5 stars Branches and stones, daggers and bones, They locked the Beast away. After the death of her sister, seventeen-year-old Violet Saunders finds herself dragged to Four Paths, New York. Violet may be a newcomer, but she soon learns her mother isn't: They belong … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

Audiobook Review: The Messengers By Lindsay Joelle

The Messengers By Lindsay Joelle My Rating: 3/5 In the midst of a decades-long intergalactic war, a soldier and a messenger discover that they share more than a mission...while a runner and a refugee find an unexpected path to freedom that will link their lives forever. Performed with wit, warmth, and humor, The Messengers is … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Messengers By Lindsay Joelle

Audiobook Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky by Mackenzi Lee

The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky by Mackenzi Lee My rating: 4 of 5 stars In this funny and frothy novella that picks up where the New York Times bestselling The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue leaves off, freshly minted couple Monty and Percy fumble through their first time together. Monty’s epic grand tour … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky by Mackenzi Lee

Audiobook Review: I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn & (narrated by) Natalie Naudus

I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn My rating: 3 of 5 stars Kimi Nakamura loves a good fashion statement. She's obsessed with transforming everyday ephemera into Kimi Originals: bold outfits that make her and her friends feel like the Ultimate versions of themselves. But her mother disapproves, and when they get into an … Continue reading Audiobook Review: I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn & (narrated by) Natalie Naudus