4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

The Wicked King – Holly Black

The Wicked King by Holly Black My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars While I enjoyed the Cruel Prince, I did have some issues with it but as I was reading it I could see the potential of the series - the Wicked King started to fulfill that potential. I enjoyed the second book immensely. There… Continue reading The Wicked King – Holly Black

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Kingdom of Ash – Sarah J Maas

Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J. Maas My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Kingdom of Ash is the seventh and final book in the Throne of Glass series. At almost 1,000 pages, it is a behemoth full of characters, plotlines, action, magic, and romance. Overall, on an entertainment level I was quite satisfied with the… Continue reading Kingdom of Ash – Sarah J Maas

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review, Shadowhunter Chronicles

A Deeper Love – Cassandra Clare

A Deeper Love by Cassandra Clare My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars I would like to just be frustratingly vague right now: Yes, please - but also, that one part... oh yeah it’s never happened before (but we know it happens in TMI) so let’s just annoying allude to it and make everyone lusty for… Continue reading A Deeper Love – Cassandra Clare

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Archenemies – Marissa Meyer

Archenemies by Marissa Meyer My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Archenemies is the second book in the Renegades series by Marissa Meyer. The author introduced readers to the world of Gatlon City in Renegades, a world in which there are super-powered people much like the X-Men. There was a time when some of those people… Continue reading Archenemies – Marissa Meyer

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Wildcard – Marie Lu

Wildcard by Marie Lu My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Wildcard is the conclusion to the Warcross duology and I was not ready for this story to end. Warcross by Marie Lu took us on an epic journey into a different reality and a near-future world in which both augmented and virtual reality are just… Continue reading Wildcard – Marie Lu

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review, Shadowhunter Chronicles

Learn About Loss – Cassandra Clare

Learn About Loss by Cassandra Clare My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars My reaction to the story: I’m not crying. You’re crying. While this was not the most exciting of tales, it did lay some of the foundational groundwork for Kit Herondale. I love the Herondales, so I want to know more about their familial… Continue reading Learn About Loss – Cassandra Clare

4 1/2 Star Reads, Throne of Glass/ACOTAR

Tower of Dawn – Sarah J Maas

Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Tower of Dawn is the sixth book in the Throne of Glass series, although it was originally intended to be a novella. Chaol's story grew until it was a fully fledged narrative itself and deserved its own proper entry into this series.… Continue reading Tower of Dawn – Sarah J Maas

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Children of Blood and Bone – Tomi Adeyemi

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Children of Blood and Bone is a fantastic debut novel by author Tomi Adeyemi. She was inspired to write this book by West African mythology as well as the black-lives matter movement. Although that sounds like an unwieldy premise, I feel… Continue reading Children of Blood and Bone – Tomi Adeyemi

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Illuminae – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (Audiobook/Reread)

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars I loved this book, even more, the second time that I read it. I chose to experience it via audiobook, rather than physically reading it which is what I did the first time. The audiobook is a full cast recording and it is absolutely fantastic.… Continue reading Illuminae – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (Audiobook/Reread)

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods – Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson's Greek Gods By: Rick Riordan Disney - Hyperion Published: August 19th, 2014 Acquisition: Kobo Summary:  A publisher in New York asked me to write down what I know about the Greek gods, and I was like, Can we do this anonymously? Because I don't need the Olympians mad at me again. But if… Continue reading Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods – Rick Riordan