Rapid Review of The Toll

No spoilers in this rapid review of The Toll by Neal Shusterman. I loved Scythe and Thunderhead, the first two books in this series, and was eagerly anticipating the finale. But it wasn’t as good as the first two. I thought it was just okay and give it 3 stars. The situation seemed pretty bleak…

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What happened in Kingsbane? (Empirium #2)

Read a full summary of Kingsbane, book #2 of Claire Legrand’s new series, right here! This page is full of spoilers, so beware. If you are wondering what happened in Kingsbane, then you are in the right place! AuthorClaire Legrand Ratings4.3 stars on Amazon4.24 stars on GoodreadsAdd Kingsbane at Goodreads. The Empirium Series#1 Furyborn#2 Kingsbane#3 Untitled…

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Rapid Review of The Starless Sea

No spoilers in this rapid review of The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern. Overall, I was not a fan. I give it 2.5 stars. This is Morgenstern’s second novel, and The Night Circus, her debut, is my all-time favorite book. Sea was my most anticipated release of the year, yet I don’t think it suffered…

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Rapid Review of Kingsbane

No spoilers in this rapid review of Kingsbane by Claire Legrand. I liked most of the book and LOVED the ending, so I decided on 4.5 stars. I put this book down and picked it back up several times before I finished it. The crazy thing is, I was never bored. That wasn’t the problem,…

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Rapid Review of The Beautiful

No spoilers in this rapid review of The Beautiful by Renee Ahdieh. This one started off slow for me, but it grew on me by the end. I decided on a rating of 3.0 stars. This is the story of Celine, a young woman who flees France after a tragedy. She boards a ship bound…

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What happened in The Beautiful? (The Beautiful #1)

Read a full summary of The Beautiful, book #1 of Renee Ahdieh’s new series, right here! This page is full of spoilers, so beware. If you are wondering what happened in The Beautiful, then you are in the right place! AuthorRenee Ahdieh Ratings4.3 stars on Amazon4.24 stars on GoodreadsAdd The Beautiful at Goodreads. The Beautiful Series#1…

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What happened in Red Seas Under Red Skies? (Gentleman Bastard #2)

Read a full summary of Red Seas Under Red Skies, book #2 of Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastard series, right here!  This page is full of spoilers, so beware.  If you are wondering what happened in Red Seas Under Red Skies, then you are in the right place! AuthorScott Lynch Ratings4.3 stars on Amazon4.24 stars on GoodreadsAdd…

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Author Helen Scheuerer discusses The Oremere Chronicles

In our last newsletter, we promised to share the second half of our interview with the amazing Helen Scheuerer. Since then, Stacy has read War of Mist, the conclusion to Scheuerer’s debut series, and thought it was really great! Read her full review if you’d like more details. But before you do, let’s check in…

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What happened in The Lies of Locke Lamora? (Gentleman Bastard #1)

Read a full summary of The Lies of Locke Lamora, book #1 of Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastard series, right here!  This page is full of spoilers, so beware.  If you are wondering what happened in The Lies of Locke Lamora, then you are in the right place! (affiliate links) AuthorScott Lynch Ratings4.4 stars on Amazon4.30 stars…

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