A Darker Shade of Magic – V.E. Schwab

A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars The first book set up the idea of the different Londons: magic-less grey London, vibrant red London, starving and desperate white London, and decimated, dead black London. Each built upon a foundation of London but developed in completely different fashions. Their … Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic – V.E. Schwab

City of Ghosts – Victoria Schwab

City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars City of Ghosts is a middle-grade novel by V.E. Schwab that takes place predominantly in Scotland. Usually, Schwab has fantastic worldbuilding in her novels and everything is so vividly painted - but that didn't quite happen here. Yes, I could imagine Edinborough but … Continue reading City of Ghosts – Victoria Schwab