Rapid Review of The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

No spoilers in this rapid review of The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins. I liked it and give it 3.5 stars. It was incredible to be back in this world again; I never thought I’d get to read another book set in Panem. Immersing myself in Collins’ crisp prose again was great,…

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Rapid Review of Chain of Gold

No spoilers in this rapid review of Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare. This is my favorite Shadowhunter setting, and Clare is the master of desperate, doomed love stories. This book had its faults but was good overall. Chain finds us back in the London of the past, this time a few years later in…

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What happened in Lord of Shadows? (The Dark Artifices #2)

Read a full summary of Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare. This page is full of spoilers, so beware! If you are wondering what happened in Lord of Shadows, the second book in this series, then you are in the right place! Author Cassandra Clare Ratings 4.6 stars on Amazon 4.55 stars on Goodreads Add…

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What happened in Lady Midnight? (The Dark Artifices #1)

The Shadowhunter world and the writing style I love so much are back! Lady Midnight is the continuing saga of Emma and Jules, who we were introduced to in City of Heavenly Fire. Their story is a fascinating one, with many new and intriguing characters added to the mix. The intertwining of all the Shadowhunters…

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The Dark Artifices Theories – What will happen next?

What do you think will happen after Lady Midnight? Dark Artifices theories: WARNING: There are spoilers everywhere in this post! Let’s talk Lady Midnight theories and Dark Artifices theories! Does any author leave as many clues as Cassandra Clare?! There were so many seemingly minor details mentioned earlier in Lady Midnight that ended up being…

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Rapid Review of Lady Midnight

No spoilers in this review of Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare! I loved it!  I give it 4.5 stars! I have mad love for everything Cassandra Clare writes. When I started Lady Midnight, I could immediately tell the writing style I love so much was back. I’m not sure any author gives me a clearer mental picture…

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What do I need to know before reading Lady Midnight?

We met Emma and Jules in City of Heavenly Fire and learned a little more about the pair in the Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy novellas. This new series focuses on the two of them as well as Jules’ family. It takes place in L.A. five years after City of Heavenly Fire. Emma has been…

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