Thoughts: The Witch King by Martha Wells

Source: Netgalley - Thank you so much to the publisher! TL;DR: An absolutely fantastic epic fantasy about two journeys, one to save a family and one to save a world. Plot: The plot is my only complaint - it's a dual timeline plot line. One is to save a found family member, the other in... Continue Reading →

Thoughts: A Breath of Mischief by MarcyKate Connolly

Source: NetGalley, thank you to the publisher!TL;DR: A somewhat predictable middle grade, but full of magic and wonder that younger readers will enjoy. Plot: A very straight forward 'Find someone, tasked with a quest, complete quest, etc' structureCharacters: The writing style stays a step away from the inside of the characters, making them feel a... Continue Reading →

Thoughts: The Roamers by Francesco Verso

Source: NetGalley - Thank you to the publisher!TL;DR: Do not recommend Plot: All over the place, frankly thin without the unnecessary fluff of pages of pages of science and anti-establishment rambling Characters: HorribleSetting: Interesting, if not over doom filledScience Fiction: Interesting ideas but betrayed in the end by a clear manipulation of logic Thoughts: The... Continue Reading →

Thoughts: The Foxglove King by Hannah Whitten

Source: Netgalley & FairyLoot subscription! Thank you the publisher and myselfTL;DR: A fun fantasy romance idea that's bogged down by a SLOW middle. That last 10-15% though? Wild! Plot: An interesting take on the 'This one girl is vitally important for her special unique magic'. But also very standard in that way.Characters: Again, these are... Continue Reading →

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