Young Adult

Chain Of Gold by Cassandra Clare | Bokk Review

Title: Chain of GoldAuthor: Cassandra ClareSeries: The Last Hours #1Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Romance, ParanormalPublisher: Margaret K. McElderryPublication date: March 3rd, 2020Pages: 624My rating: Welcome to Edwardian London, a time of electric lights and long shadows, the celebration of artistic beauty and the wild pursuit of pleasure, with demons waiting in the dark. For… Continue reading Chain Of Gold by Cassandra Clare | Bokk Review

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Thorn by Intisar Khanani| ARC Review

Title: ThornAuthor: Intisar KhananiSeries: Dauntless Path #1Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance, RetellingPublisher: HarperTeenPublication date: March 24th, 2020Pages: 512My rating: A princess with two futures. A destiny all her own Between her cruel family and the contempt she faces at court, Princess Alyrra has always longed to escape the confines of her royal life. But… Continue reading Thorn by Intisar Khanani| ARC Review

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The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller | ARC Review

Title: The Shadows Between UsAuthor: Tricia LevensellerSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, RomancePublisher: Feiwel & FriendsPublication date: February 26th, 2020Pages: 326My rating: Alessandra is tired of being overlooked, but she has a plan to gain power:1) Woo the Shadow King.2) Marry him.3) Kill him and take his kingdom for herself.No one knows the extent of… Continue reading The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller | ARC Review

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Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust| ARC Review

Title: Girl, Serpent, ThornAuthor: Melissa BashardoustSeries: N/AGenre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, LGBT, MythologyPublisher: Flatiron BooksPublication date: July 7th, 2020Pages: 336My rating: There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the touch. But for Soraya, who has lived her life hidden away, apart from her family, safe only… Continue reading Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust| ARC Review

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The Betrothed by Kiera Cass | ARC Review

Title: The BetrothedAuthor: Kiera CassSeries: The Betrothed #1Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, RomancePublisher: HarperCollinsPublication date: May 5th, 2020Pages: 400My rating: When King Jameson declares his love for Lady Hollis Brite, Hollis is shocked—and thrilled. After all, she’s grown up at Keresken Castle, vying for the king’s attention alongside other daughters of the nobility. Capturing his heart… Continue reading The Betrothed by Kiera Cass | ARC Review

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Where Dreams Descend by Janella Angeles| ARC Review

Title: Where Dreams DescendAuthor: Janella AngelesSeries: Kingdom of Cards #1Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance, RetellingPublisher: Wednesday BooksPublication date: August 25th, 2020Pages: 464My rating: In a city covered in ice and ruin, a group of magicians face off in a daring game of magical feats to find the next headliner of the Conquering Circus, only to… Continue reading Where Dreams Descend by Janella Angeles| ARC Review

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September Wrap Up | 2019

Hello bookworms! I'm Nia and today I'm going to be talking about the books that I read in September. September was a normal reading month for me. I was in a reading slump after reading so many books in August, and had more things to do, so I read less books than I wanted or… Continue reading September Wrap Up | 2019

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Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson | Book Review

Title: Sorcery of Thorns Author: Margaret Rogerson Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Romance Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry  Publication date: June 4th, 2019 Pages: 456 My rating: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up… Continue reading Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson | Book Review

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The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell | Book Review

Title: The Last Magician Author: Lisa Maxwell Series: The Last Magician #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Sci-Fi, Romance Publisher: Simon Pulse Publication date: July 18th, 2017 Pages: 512 My rating:  Stop the Magician. Steal the book. Save the future. In modern-day New York, magic is all but extinct. The remaining few who have an… Continue reading The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell | Book Review

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Blood Heir by Amelie Wen Zhao | ARC Review

Title: Blood Heir Author: Amèlie Wen Zhao Series: Blood Heir #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, High Fantasy, Retelling, Romance Publisher: Delacorte Press Publication date: November 19th, 2019 Pages: 496 My rating: In the Cyrilian Empire, Affinites are reviled. Their varied gifts to control the world around them are unnatural—dangerous. And Anastacya Mikhailov, the crown princess, has a… Continue reading Blood Heir by Amelie Wen Zhao | ARC Review