Action & Adventure, Adult, Fantasy

Flamecaster by Cinda Williams Chima

After what felt like the LONGEST library hold, I was so excited to finally start reading Chima’s Shattered Realms series. I was fully expecting to love this as much as her Seven Realms series, and I was not disappointed.  Continue reading “Flamecaster by Cinda Williams Chima”

Fantasy, Fiction

Sea and Sand by Alex Lidell

I love Alex Lidell’s TIDES series, so as soon as I got an email saying book 3 was available, you know I one-clicked that and started reading. It took me a little while to jump back into this world and remember what had happened in the previous two books, but this book turned out to be a thrilling, adventurous, slightly darker addition to the series.  Continue reading “Sea and Sand by Alex Lidell”

Adult, Contemporary, Mystery & Suspense

The Ghost Notebooks by Ben Dolnick

*I received this book free of charge from the Penguin First to Read program.* I went into The Ghost Notebooks expecting a slightly spooky paranormal romance story. It turned out so different from what I expected, and I’m still thinking about it days later…  Continue reading “The Ghost Notebooks by Ben Dolnick”

Adult, Contemporary, Historical, Romance

The Lovers by Irina Shapiro

I found this book randomly while browsing Kindle Unlimited titles. Dual-timeframe stories are a big YES for me, so I was excited to see that this book is the start of a series called Echoes from the Past.  Continue reading “The Lovers by Irina Shapiro”

Fantasy, Fiction, Mystery & Suspense, Re-telling, Romance, YA

RoseBlood by A. G. Howard

I won a copy of this book from Owlcrate’s booth at BookCon. I hadn’t heard of it before, but I read Howard’s Alice in Wonderland re-telling series and really enjoyed it, so I was very much looking forward to her take on The Phantom of the Opera Continue reading “RoseBlood by A. G. Howard”