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Book Review: The Court of Miracles

Hello friends, The Court of Miracles by Kester Grant is a retelling of Les Miserable with magical elements, an enormous cast of characters, and a revolution. There are many different courts one can attend within this gorgeously filled, world building fast paced plot. The characters are each unique and intriguing. There are nods towards Les… Continue reading Book Review: The Court of Miracles

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Arc Review: The Kingdom of Liars

The Kingdom of Liars by Nick Martell was a fast paced political fantasy with rebellion, a unique magic set up, and plenty of intrigue. Yet though the writing was strong, I didn't connect with the characters despite finding Michael Kingman an interesting character. This six hundred page fantasy epic had both magic and guns, explosions… Continue reading Arc Review: The Kingdom of Liars

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Book Review: Daggerspell

Title: Daggerspell Author: Katherine Kurr Series: Book 1 Genre: Adult Fiction, Fantasy Publisher: Spectra Page Count: 600 Type of Book: Paperback Who Recommended it: My mother Received: bought secondhand Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: It didn’t end on a cliffhanger! Daggerspell was an interesting fantasy novel. I loved the start of it;… Continue reading Book Review: Daggerspell

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Book Review: The Harp of Kings

Title: The Harp of Kings Author: Juliet Marillier Series: Book 1 Genre: Fantasy, Adult Fiction Publisher: DAW Page Count: 500 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Publisher Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 3/5 stars Notes: Not my favorite Juliet Marillier, but not bad either. This is one of my favorite authors, so when I… Continue reading Book Review: The Harp of Kings

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Arc Review: The Girl in Red

Title: The Girl in Red Author: Christina Henry Series: Standalone? Genre: Adult Fiction, Fantasy Page Count: 300 Publisher: Berkeley Type of Book: Arc, Physical Copy, Paperback Received: Publisher Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 Notes: Delightful! I’ve been meaning to try Christina Henry for a while, since I first heard of her through CodiesBookCorner on… Continue reading Arc Review: The Girl in Red

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Arc Review: Priest of Lies

Title: Priest of Lies Author: Peter McLean Series: Book 2 Genre: Fantasy, Adult Fiction Page Count: 400 Publisher: Ace Type of Book: Arc, Physical Copy, Paperback Received: Publisher Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: Ah, the build-up of anticipation! Now I just need the next book… The sequel to the Priest of Bones… Continue reading Arc Review: Priest of Lies

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Arc Review: The Hills Have Spies by Mercedes Lackey

Title: The Hills Have Spies Author: Mercedes Lackey Series: Book 1 of the Family Spies Genre: Fantasy Publisher: DAW Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Mass Market Paperback (it doesn’t match my book two hardback!) Received: publisher Rated: 5/5 stars Review Word Count: 500 Notes: The new generation of Herald Mags. While I’m sad we’re… Continue reading Arc Review: The Hills Have Spies by Mercedes Lackey

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Arc Review: Choices by Mercedes Lackey

Title: Choices Author: Mercedes Lackey Series: Tales of Valdemar/Anthology Genre: Fantasy Publisher: DAW Page Count: 400 Received: publisher Rated: 4/5 stars Type of Book: Paperback Notes: a collection of short stories, one of them being from Mercedes Lackey herself, tells various tales of various characters in the lands of Valdemar. This was an interesting anthology.… Continue reading Arc Review: Choices by Mercedes Lackey