Articles Posted in the " Books " Category

  • Book Review: “Beasts of the Frozen Sun” by Jill Criswell

    There is a lot of potential in Beasts of the Frozen Sun by Jill Criswell. It’s got the kernels of a good story, a picturesque setting, and an interesting magical system. I thought I would like it more than I did. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. […]


  • A Fulfilling Conclusion to an Epic Tale in “Vow of Thieves”

    Kazi and Jase’s saga concludes in Vow of Thieves, the sequel to New York Times best-selling author Mary E. Pearson’s Dance of Thieves. Trust me when I say that you are not prepared for what is about to go down in Hell’s Mouth. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. […]


  • Dark Age Draws Readers Even Deeper into the Red Rising World

    They say good things come to those who wait, and Dark Age is no exception to that rule. Red Rising fans might have been frustrated with its twice-delayed publication date, but if there’s one thing I can say about this book, it’s that yes, the wait was worth it. *This Dark Age review is spoiler-free.* […]


  • Fans of ATLA Will Love “The Rise of Kyoshi”

    I got into Avatar: The Last Airbender late but I absolutely loved it, and diving back into the world is a no-brainer for me. The Rise of Kyoshi, a YA novel about the origins of Avatar Kyoshi, is a wild ride from start to finish, and fans of ATLA will want to check it out. […]


  • Hatch a Plot with “The Storm Crow”

    For my return to my regularly scheduled reading list, I read The Storm Crow by Kalyn Josephson. The Storm Crow is an engaging fantasy about a young princess who must marry the son of her nation’s greatest enemy in order to stop a war. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole […]


  • Pride Reads Roundup

    Last month, inspired by a BookCon panel and aiming to diversify my reading list a bit, I pledged to only read books featuring LGBTQ+ protagonists. Armed with my trusty stack of books, a few ebooks I bought on sale and never got the chance to read, and a bunch of recommendations from Twitter, I began […]


  • I Actually Liked “Teen Titans: Raven”

    After the twin disappointments of Mera: Tidebreaker and Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale, I approached Teen Titans: Raven with some trepidation. I really want to like these DC Ink novels, and they just haven’t been pulling me in. Thankfully, I quite enjoyed Raven. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in […]


  • Pride Reads: “Zenobia July” by Lisa Bunker

    When I asked for recommendations to diversify my Pride Reads selections, Zenobia July was a title that came up multiple times. A middle grade novel with a trans protagonist, Zenobia July is a charming, honest examination of gender identity – with a mystery subplot to boot. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in […]


  • Pride Reads: “Let’s Talk About Love” by Claire Kann

    When I realized that my list of books for Pride Reads was a little lopsided in favor of one part of the community, I took to Twitter asking for recs. Let’s Talk About Love, featuring a black biromantic asexual protagonist, was recommended multiple times, so I immediately bought it for my Kindle and started reading. […]


  • Pride Reads: “Been Here All Along” by Sandy Hall

    Continuing my quest to read only queer books this month, here is Been Here All Along by Sandy Hall, a quick and easy read about a boy who falls in love with his next-door neighbor and best friend. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.