Lightborne by Brindi Quinn

Rating: 4.5/5 Genre: YA/New Adult Fantasy/Steampunk Pages: 274 Amazon Link Author Link I received a copy of this book for free from the wonderful author. Thank you so much!! All opinions are my own. He cups me close to his face, near his mouth, so that his lips are grazing the reaches of my light. … Continue reading Lightborne by Brindi Quinn

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Breakwater by Catherine Jones Payne

Rating: 4/5 Genre: YA Fantasy Recommended Age: 13+ (slight sexual conduct, mer-swearing, and some light violence) I received a free copy of this book from Netgalley. All opinions are my own. A red tide is rising. As the daughter of one of the mer-king’s trusted advisors, seventeen-year-old Jade has great responsibilities. When her fiancé murders … Continue reading Breakwater by Catherine Jones Payne

Bridge of the Gods by Diane Rios

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Recommended Age: 12+ (very age appropriate, but sometimes the story is a little heavy at times). I received a free copy of this book courtesy of KidLitExchange. All opinions are my own. Twelve-year-old Chloe Ashton is an only child living in the remote wilderness of Oregon. She spends her … Continue reading Bridge of the Gods by Diane Rios

House of Furies by Madeline Roux

Rating: 2/5   Genre: YA Fantasy/Horror   Recommended Age: 15+ (gore, murder, violence, nightmares)   After escaping a harsh school where punishment was the lesson of the day, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle House, Louisa begins to realize … Continue reading House of Furies by Madeline Roux

The Step-Spinsters by Madine Papadopoulos

Rating: 5/5   Genre: Fantasy/Fairytale Retelling   Recommended Age: 14+   I received a free copy of this book from Kindle Scout AND the author herself! This did not influence my decision in any manner.   Once upon a time, in a land far, far away… ...(actually, in Medieval France, to be exact) there lived … Continue reading The Step-Spinsters by Madine Papadopoulos

Trapped in Silver by Emily Sowden

Rating: 4/5   Genre: YA Fantasy   Recommended Age: 14+ (some violence and some mature scenes, trigger warning for one particular scene that seemed a bit like the main character was going to be raped. It was probably just my inference of that scene, but just be safe and know your limits if you’re upset … Continue reading Trapped in Silver by Emily Sowden

All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders

Rating: 2.5/5   Genre: Adult Sci-Fi/Fantasy   Recommended Age: 15+ (mature language, mature scenes)   An ancient society of witches and a hipster technological startup go to war in order to prevent the world from tearing itself. To further complicate things, each of the groups’ most promising followers (Patricia, a brilliant witch and Laurence, an … Continue reading All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders

Tightrope Walker by Shaun Hume

Rating: 3/5   Genre: Fantasy   Recommended Age: 13+ (some mature scenes such as violence and some innuendos)   I received a free e-book copy of this book from the author in exchange for my honest review. This did not influence my decision in any way.   Hetta is a Tightrope Walker. A leader of … Continue reading Tightrope Walker by Shaun Hume

Beyond Fear by Stephanie Hanlon

Rating: 3/5 Genre: YA Fantasy Recommended Age: 14+ (violence and gore) Favorite Quote: "'Since that day, the world we live in has become a very dark and dangerous place.'" “Are you really ready to condemn all those people to death?” he asked. “Because they will die. I can promise you that.” A new evil has … Continue reading Beyond Fear by Stephanie Hanlon

No Plain Rebel by M.C. Frank

Rating: 5/5 Genre: YA Dystopian/Fantasy Recommended Age: 16+ (very mature and depressing scenes. Some triggering scenes.) Favorite Quote: “Power will always pollute things.” BOOK 2 in the NO ORDINARY STAR series A soldier is summoned to the North Pole, days before the year changes, told to fix a the great Clock for a celebration. He … Continue reading No Plain Rebel by M.C. Frank