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  • An Epic Fantasy Series Falters in “Children of Virtue and Vengeance”

    Continuing along in my “Books I’m Finally Reading” list is Children of Virtue and Vengeance, the highly-anticipated sequel to Tomi Adeyemi‘s best-selling epic fantasy debut Children of Blood and Bone. As enamored as I was with the first book, this second installment just didn’t capture the same kind of magic. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy […]


  • I Loved “The Queen of Nothing” But I Expected More

    I’ve arrived to the party fashionably late, but I finally finished The Queen of Nothing, the conclusion to Holly Black’s Folk of Air trilogy. At last I learned how things ended up for Jude, Cardan, and the rest of the faerie. It is honestly not what I was expecting. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy […]


  • Seek Your Vengeance in “Scavenge the Stars”

    A quest for vengeance unravels further than ever thought possible in Scavenge the Stars, the first book in Tara Sim’s fantasy duology based on The Count of Monte Cristo. Journey to the city-state of Moray, where everyone has a secret and no one can be trusted. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in […]


  • I Did Not Like “Cursed” As Much As I Thought I Would

    There have been many reimaginings of Arthurian legends over the years (we at The Geekiary are rather big fans of BBC’s Merlin), but none of them quite take the stance that Tom Wheeler and Frank Miller’s Cursed does. Optioned as a Netflix series (currently in production) before even being published, Cursed tells the story of Arthur from Nimue’s […]


  • Bow at the Feet of the “Angel Mage” – Review

    It has been over a hundred years since Ystara fell and Liliath, the angel mage, disappeared. Now, she has returned, looking not a day over the age of 19 and still able to wield the power of angels without suffering the consequences the way others do. She is ready to manipulate everyone to her purposes […]


  • Fight Back with “The Good Luck Girls” – Review

    In this time of political uncertainty, it feels like women – particularly women of color – are being attacked just for their very existence. Join the fight with a group of girls who are ready to take back their future – The Good Luck Girls. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in […]


  • Do Yourself a Favor and Read “There Will Come a Darkness”

    Occasionally a book will come along that absolutely knocks me off my feet – a book that makes me want to shove my copy in everyone’s faces and go, “Have you read this? You should, IT’S AMAZING.” Currently, that book for me is There Will Come a Darkness by Katy Rose Pool. -Read our before […]



  • Book Review: “Rage” by Cora Carmack

    Enemies are closing in and Aurora’s lies start to unravel in Rage, the second book in Cora Carmack’s Stormheart trilogy. This second installment is just as thrilling as the first, expanding the world and introducing new characters readers are sure to love. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. […]