Fantasy · YA

A Court of Wings & Ruin: Night Triumphant

A Court of Wings & Ruin by Sarah J. Maas As the third and final book in the ACOTAR series, ACOWAR is a pretty great ending to a beautiful series. While the first two books focused more on Feyre’s character development, this book was able to focus more on some of the secondary characters and… Continue reading A Court of Wings & Ruin: Night Triumphant

Fantasy · Sci-Fi · YA

Strange the Dreamer: Boulevard The Changeling

Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor Exploring culturally relevant themes and the classic doomed love of Romeo and Juliet, Strange the Dreamer is both enchanting and heart-wrenching. Two groups of very different people, living on top of each other and struggling to find ways to co-exist. The tale deals with complex emotions and both internal… Continue reading Strange the Dreamer: Boulevard The Changeling

Fantasy · retelling · YA

Wintersong: Goblin Peach Sangria

Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones Wintersong is a tale of self-sacrifice, discovery, and acceptance – wrapped up in a classic German folktale. The main character, Liesl, struggles to discover herself. She often forsakes her own passions, like composing music, and defines herself as who she is to others; protector of her sister, helper to her mother,… Continue reading Wintersong: Goblin Peach Sangria

Fantasy · retelling · YA

A Court of Thorns and Roses: Solstice Faerie Wine

A Court of Thorns And Roses by Sarah J. Maas A tale as old as time itself – filled with magic, fear of the unknown and of course, romance. A Court of Thorns and Roses (ACOTAR) is a subtle retelling of the classic tale Beauty and Beast. While there are a lot of parallels between… Continue reading A Court of Thorns and Roses: Solstice Faerie Wine