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The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas Review: Adarlan’s Assassin in a web of deceit

The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas Review: Adarlan’s Assassin in a web of deceit

Where a simple act of defiance and moral justice transforms into a web of deceit, betrayal, and death, The Assassin’s Blade completely blew me away as a prequel to Throne of Glass. It all starts from a simple mission which Celaena Sardothien chooses to disobey, leading into her entire livery being crushed before her very […]

March 10, 2014 | 48 Comments
Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George Review: Wintery, whimsical fairy tale

Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George Review: Wintery, whimsical fairy tale

Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow is a fairy tale set in a snowy Norwegian village featuring an ice palace, enchanted bears, and a girl without a name who can talk to creatures. Inspired by Norwegian folklore and the fairy tale titled East o’ the Sun and West o’ the Moon, Jessica Day George takes us on a […]

February 3, 2014 | 27 Comments
Throne of Glass & Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas Review: Best love triangle ever

Throne of Glass & Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas Review: Best love triangle ever

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher:Bloomsbury Source:Purchased Date Published: August 2, 2012 Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her kind, but she made a fatal […]

January 27, 2014 | 55 Comments
Something Like Normal by Trish Doller Review – Teen Soldier Returns from War

Something Like Normal by Trish Doller Review – Teen Soldier Returns from War

Something Like Normal is about a teenage soldier who returns home to visit after serving as a Marine in Afghanistan. After living life constantly on the look out for threats, defending himself against the Taliban, and losing his best friend, Travis finds being at home to be completely surreal. He’s still on edge and gets […]

December 10, 2013 | 35 Comments