ARC Review: In The Vanishers’ Palace by Aliette de Bodard

An f/f retelling of Beauty and the Beast with a dragon. Aliette de Bodard writes this fairy tale in a Vietnamese setting and enchants the reader with her powerful writing. Read More

Review: The Diviners – Libba Bray

I found The Diviners on a shelf at the back of the library. A place where I usually don’t go but will visit now more often. It’s the children’s department, but the young adult section is there as well (still classified as children’s literature). There are also a few shelves that house the foreign language Read More

Review: The Dinosaur Hunters by Patrick Samphire

Imagine dinosaurs on Mars with a Regency society. Wouldn’t that be fantastic? The Dinosaur Hunters by Patrick Samphire is about Harriet George who lives on Mars and assists her brother in law on a dinosaur hunt to find the grandmaster thief. 4,5 for this mystery. Read More

Review: The Things We Said In Venice by Kristin Anderson

The Things We Said In Venice by Kristin Anderson is a very welcome trip outside of my usual genres. I received a review copy of this eco romance a while ago, but I’m glad I waited until now to read it. It’s the perfect book to keep you company next to the pool or on Read More

Review: Bright Ruin – Vic James

Bright Ruin is the third and last book in the Dark Gifts series by Vic James. Gilded Cage and Tarnished City are the first and second book, and if you haven’t read them, there might be spoilers in this review for events that happened in those two. My experiences with Bright Ruin didn’t start when Read More