Category: fantasy

The Dust of 100 Dogs by A.S. K..

Title: The Dust of 100 DogsAuthor: A.S. KingRelease date: February 8, 2009Publisher: FluxPages: 336Source: BookstoreReading level: YAChallenge(s): TBR In the late seventeenth century, famed teenage pirate Emer Morrisey was on the cusp of escaping the pirate life with her one true love and unfathomable riches when she was slain and cursed with “the dust of […]


Doon (Doon #1) by Carey Corp a..

Posted September 29, 2013 by Kaitlynn in 3 stars, Carey Corp, fantasy, Lori Langdon, review, series / 7 Comments

Title: Doon (Doon #1)Author: Carey Corp, Lorie LangdonRelease date: August 20, 2013Publisher: ZondervanPages: 368Source: ALAReading level: YAChallenge(s): None Veronica doesn’t think she’s going crazy. But why can’t anyone else see the mysterious blond boy who keeps popping up wherever she goes? When her best friend, Mackenna, invites her to spend the summer in Scotland, Veronica […]


Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney

Posted September 5, 2013 by Kaitlynn in 3 stars, Daisy Whitney, fantasy, review, standalone / 8 Comments

Title: Starry NightsAuthor: Daisy WhitneyRelease date: September 3, 2013Publisher: BloomsburyPages: 288Source: BEAReading level:  YAChallenge(s): None Seventeen-year-old Julien is a romantic—he loves spending his free time at the museum poring over the great works of the Impressionists. But one night, a peach falls out of a Cezanne, Degas ballerinas dance across the floor, and Julien is […]


Readers’ Choice Review: ..

Title: A Wounded NameAuthor: Dot HutchisonRelease date: September 1, 2013Publisher: Carolrhoda LabPages: 320Source: Publisher/NetgalleyReading level: YAChallenge(s): Debut AuthorRecommended by: Alyssa from The Eater of Books There’s a girl who could throw herself head first into life and forge an unbreakable name, an identity that stands on its own without fathers or brothers or lovers who […]


Siege And Storm (The Grisha #2..

Title: Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2)Author: Leigh BardugoRelease date: June 4, 2013Publisher: MacmillanPages: 448Source: PublisherReading level: YAChallenge: Sophomore reading challenge Darkness never dies. Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a life with Mal in an unfamiliar land, all while keeping her […]


Blog tour: House of Secrets (H..

Title: House of Secrets (House of Secrets #1)Author: Chris Columbus & Ned VizziniRelease date: April 23, 2013Publisher: Balzer & BrayPages: 496Source: ALAReading level: MG The Walker kids had it all: loving parents, a big house in San Francisco, all the latest video games . . . but everything changed when their father lost his job […]


Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassi..

Title: Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2)Author: Robin LaFeversRelease date: April 2, 2013Publisher: Houghton MifflinPages: 400Source: ALAReading level: YA Sybella’s duty as Death’s assassin in 15th-century France forces her return home to the personal hell that she had finally escaped. Love and romance, history and magic, vengeance and salvation converge in this thrilling sequel to […]


Defiance (Defiance #1) by C.J...

Posted August 20, 2012 by Kaitlynn in 5 stars, C.J. Redwine, debut, fantasy, review, series / 19 Comments

Title: Defiance (Defiance #1)Author: C.J. RedwineRelease date: August 28, 2012Publisher: Balzer & BrayPages: 416Source: Publisher Within the walls of Baalboden, beneath the shadow of the city’s brutal leader, Rachel Adams has a secret. While other girls sew dresses, host dinner parties, and obey their male Protectors, Rachel knows how to survive in the wilderness and […]


The Dark Light by Sara Walsh

Posted August 13, 2012 by Kaitlynn in 4 stars, debut, fantasy, review, Sara Walsh / 17 Comments

Title: The Dark LightAuthor: Sara WalshRelease date: August 28, 2012Publisher: Simon PulsePages: 496Source: Publisher Mysterious lights have flickered above Crownsville for as long as Mia can remember. And as far as she’s concerned, that’s about the only interesting thing to happen in her small town. That is, until Sol arrives. Mia’s not one to fall […]


Shadowcry (Wintercraft #1) by ..

Title: Shadowcry (Wintercraft #1)Author: Jenna BurtenshawRelease date: June 21, 2011Publisher: GreenwillowPages: 320Source: Publisher The Night of Souls—when the veil between the living and the dead is thinnest—is only days away. Albion is at war . . . and losing. The wardens have descended, kidnapping innocent citizens for their army, but looking for one in particular. […]