Shouting from the Shelftops #17

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™. Could anyone miss this amazing news that dropped recently: The third book in the Montague … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #17

ARC Review: Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne My rating: 4 of 5 stars A healer who cannot be healed . . . When Zivah falls prey to the deadly rose plague, she knows it’s only a matter of time before she fully succumbs. Now she’s destined to live her last days in isolation, cut off from her people … Continue reading ARC Review: Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

ARC Review: Daughter of Dusk

Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne My rating: 4 of 5 stars After learning the truth about her bloodlines, Kyra can’t help but feel like a monster. Though she’s formed a tentative alliance with the Palace, Kyra must keep her identity a secret or risk being hunted like the rest of her Demon Rider kin. … Continue reading ARC Review: Daughter of Dusk

Review: Midnight Thief

Midnight Thief by Livia Blackburne My rating: 4 of 5 stars Growing up on Forge’s streets has taught Kyra how to stretch a coin. And when that’s not enough, her uncanny ability to scale walls and bypass guards helps her take what she needs. But when the leader of the Assassins Guild offers Kyra a … Continue reading Review: Midnight Thief

Review: Poison Dance: A Novella

Poison Dance: A Novella by Livia Blackburne My rating: 4 of 5 stars James is skilled, efficient, and deadly, a hired blade navigating the shifting alliances of a deteriorating Assassin’s Guild. Then he meets Thalia, an alluring but troubled dancing girl who offers him a way out—if he’ll help her kill a powerful nobleman. With … Continue reading Review: Poison Dance: A Novella