Soul of the World by David Mealing

Soul of the World, Book 1 of The Ascension Cycle Author: David Mealing Published: June 27th, 2017 Publisher: Orbit Ratings: 3/5 Book synopsis As the fires of revolution rage... The city simmers with discontent.  Civil war looms.  Sarine, a young street artist, cares only about surviving and staying one step ahead of the law.  Yet … Continue reading Soul of the World by David Mealing

Bane and Shadow, Book 2 of the Empire of Storms by Jon Skovron

Bane and Shadow, Book #2 of The Empire of Storms  Author: Jon Skovron Published: February 28th, 2017 Publisher: Orbit Ratings: 5/5 Hope and Red, Book 1   ♥♥♥♥♥ Book synopsis ONE SEEKS FREEDOM. THE OTHER REVOLUTION. As Red becomes increasingly embroiled in palace politics, he learns that even life among the nobility can be deadly. While … Continue reading Bane and Shadow, Book 2 of the Empire of Storms by Jon Skovron

Lost Boy: The True Story of Captain Hook by Christina Henry

Lost Boy: The True Story of Captain Hook Author: Christina Henry Published: July 4th, 2017 Publisher: Berkley Books Ratings: 5/5 Amazon | Barnes and Noble  | Goodreads The Mermaid ♥♥♥♥ The Girl In Red ♥♥♥♥  Book Synopsis There is one version of my story that everyone knows.  And then there is the truth.  This is how it happened. … Continue reading Lost Boy: The True Story of Captain Hook by Christina Henry

A Fading Sun, Book 1 of The Sunpath Cycle by Stephen Leigh

A Fading Sun, Book 1 of The Sunpath Cycle Author: Stephen Leigh Published: July 4th, 2017 Publisher: Daw Ratings: 4/5 Book Synopsis The problem with ghosts is that they don't quite realize that they're dead. Voada Paorach can see the dead.  It is a family trait, but one that has had to remain hidden since … Continue reading A Fading Sun, Book 1 of The Sunpath Cycle by Stephen Leigh

The Waking Fire, Book 1 of The Draconis Memoria by Anthony Ryan

The Waking Fire, The Draconis Memoria Book 1 Author: Anthony Ryan Published: July 5, 2016 by Ace (US) / July 7, 2016 by Orbit (UK) Publisher: Ace (US) / Orbit (UK) Ratings: 4/5 The Legion of Flame ♥♥♥♥ Book Synopsis Throughout the vast lands controlled by the Iron Trading Syndicate, nothing is more prized than the … Continue reading The Waking Fire, Book 1 of The Draconis Memoria by Anthony Ryan

Cold-Forged Flame, Book 1 of The Varekai Series by Marie Brennan

Cold-Forged Flame, A Book of The Varekai Author: Marie Brennan Published: September 13th, 2016 Publisher: Tor.com Ratings: 4.5/5 Lightning in the Blood, Book 2  ♥♥♥♥ Book Synopsis The Sound of the horn pierces the apeiron, shattering the stillness of that realm.  It is a summons, a command.  There is will. There is need.  And so, in … Continue reading Cold-Forged Flame, Book 1 of The Varekai Series by Marie Brennan

Of Sand and Malice Made, A Shattered Sand Novel by Bradley P. Beaulieu

Of Sand and Malice Made, A Shattered Sands Novel Author: Bradley P. Beaulieu Published: September 6th, 2016 Publisher: Daw Books Ratings: 4.5/5 Twelve Kings in Sharakhai ♥♥♥♥♥ Book Synopsis Ceda is the youngest pit fighter in the history of Sharakhai.  She's made her name in the arena as the fearsome White Wolf.  None but her closest … Continue reading Of Sand and Malice Made, A Shattered Sand Novel by Bradley P. Beaulieu

Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Furthermore Author: Taherh Mafi Published: August 30th, 2016 Publisher: Self Published Ratings: 2.5/5 Book Synopsis There are only three things that matter to Alice Alexis Queensmeadow:  Mother, who wouldn't miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and, most important of all, Father, who always love her.  It's been almost three years since the … Continue reading Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Red Sister (Book #1 of The Ancestor) by Mark Lawrence

Red Sister (ARC Review) Author: Mark Lawrence Published: April 4th, 2017 Publisher: Ace Books Rating: 5/5 Book Synopsis At the convent of Sweet Mercy, young girls are raised to be killers.  In some few children the old blood shows, gifting rare talents that can be honed to deadly or mystic effect.  But even the mistresses of … Continue reading Red Sister (Book #1 of The Ancestor) by Mark Lawrence