What happened in Moon Called? (Mercy Thompson #1)

Read a full summary of Moon Called, the first book in the Mercy Thompson series, now!  This page is full of spoilers, so beware.  If you are wondering what happened in Moon Called by Patricia Briggs, then you are in the right place! We’d like to say a big ‘thank you’ to our guest blogger Jenni, who…

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Rapid Review of Scythe

No spoilers in this rapid review of Scythe by Neal Shusterman. I loved it and give it 4.5 stars. I read so much fantasy that any book set in modern times feels like a breath of fresh air, and Scythe is no exception. It blends genres, but I’d say the predominant one is dystopian. The…

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Rapid Review of Furyborn

No spoilers in this rapid review of Furyborn by Claire Legrand. I really liked it and give it 4.5 stars. This is the best series opener I’ve read in a while. So many fantasy series have debuted in the past few years, and we see common themes among them: A kingdom is in turmoil for…

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What happened in Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha #1)

Read a full summary of Children of Blood and Bone, book #1 of Tomi Adeyemi’s Legacy of Orïsha series, right here!  This page is full of spoilers so beware.  If you are wondering what happened in Children of Blood and Bone, you are in the right place! Author Tomi Adeyemi Ratings 4.8 stars on Amazon 4.53 stars…

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Rapid Review of Smoke in the Sun

No spoilers in this rapid review of Smoke in the Sun by Renee Ahdieh. I give it 3 stars. I think it’s a good book but not necessarily a great one. The story moved at a leisurely pace. I listened to the audiobook, and my mind wandered a bit as I listened. Yet I never…

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Rapid Review of Reign of Mist

I received an e-ARC of this novel from the author in exchange for an honest review. No spoilers in this rapid review of Reign of Mist by Helen Scheuerer. I really liked it! I give it 4.5 stars. The first thought I posted about Reign on Goodreads was: “Guys, this is really good fantasy.” After…

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Rapid Review of Legendary

No spoilers in this review of Legendary by Stephanie Garber. I give it 4 stars. The overall tone was light and playful, and the writing was chock full of flowery descriptions, especially in the first two-thirds of the book. When the climax was imminent, Garber concentrated a little more on storytelling and a little less…

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Rapid Review of The Girl in the Tower

No spoilers in this review of The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden. I liked it and give it 4 stars. This sequel followed a similar path as the first book in the series for me. The story developed slowly (though with beautiful prose), and the action didn’t materialize until near the end of…

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