Fantasy, Young Adult

#BookevinReads Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Nevernight by Jay Kristoff Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books (9th Aug 2016) Series: The Nevernight Chronicle #1 Blurb: In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family. Daughter of an executed traitor, Mia Corvere is barely able to escape… Continue reading #BookevinReads Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Fantasy

#BookevinReads A Gathering of Shadows by V. E. Schwab

A Gathering of Shadows by V. E. Schwab Publisher: Tor (Jan 2016) Series: Shades of Magic #2 Format/Source: Hardback (a gift from a dear friend!) Blurb: It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell's possession. Four months since his path crossed with Delilah Bard. Four months since Prince Rhy was… Continue reading #BookevinReads A Gathering of Shadows by V. E. Schwab

Fantasy, Magical Realism, Retelling, Young Adult

#BookevinReads The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (26th Apr 2016) Series: The Star-Touched Queen #1 Format/Source: Hardback (received a review copy from Macmillan USA International) Blurb: Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a… Continue reading #BookevinReads The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Fantasy, Young Adult

#BookevinReads The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh Publisher: Putnam (Apr 2016) Series: The Wrath and the Dawn #2 Format/Source: Paperback (purchased) Blurb: The darker the sky, the brighter the stars. In a land on the brink of war, Shahrzad is forced from the arms of her beloved husband, the Caliph of Khorasan. She once… Continue reading #BookevinReads The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

Fantasy, Young Adult

Uncontrollable Snorting and Laughing Out Loud While Reading My Lady Jane

My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows Publisher: HarperTeen (7th Jun 2016) Format/Source: Hardback (purchased) Blurb: At sixteen, Lady Jane Grey is about to be married off to a stranger and caught up in a conspiracy to rob her cousin, King Edward, of his throne. But those trifling problems aren’t for… Continue reading Uncontrollable Snorting and Laughing Out Loud While Reading My Lady Jane

Contemporary, Young Adult

Self-Discovery and Important Stories in The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry

The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry Publisher: Razorbill (26th Jan 2016) Format/Source: Hardback (sent by Penguin Random House International for review) Add The Love That Split the World on Goodreads! Blurb: Natalie’s last summer in her small Kentucky hometown is off to a magical start…until she starts seeing the “wrong things.” At first, they’re… Continue reading Self-Discovery and Important Stories in The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry

Contemporary, Fantasy, Young Adult

Top Ten Tuesday #6

Hello, dear friends and fellow book lovers! This is probably the last Top Ten Tuesday post of 2016 so I thought that I shouldn't miss this one! If you don’t know what Top Ten Tuesday is, it’s a weekly feature which was started by the amazing ladies over at The Broke and the Bookish! This week's theme is.. Top Ten… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #6

Fantasy, Young Adult

Slaying Monsters in Verity in This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab

This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab Publisher: Greenwillow Books (5th Jul 2016) Series: Monsters of Verity #1 Format/Source: Hardback (sent by MPH Distributors)  Blurb: There’s no such thing as safe. Kate Harker wants to be as ruthless as her father. After five years and six boarding schools, she’s finally going home to prove that she… Continue reading Slaying Monsters in Verity in This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab