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Book Review: Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

Book Review: Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

Remote Control Author: Nnedi OkoraforPublisher: Tor.com (January 18, 2021)Kindle edition, 160 pagesScience Fiction, Adult Science Fiction, NovellaGoodreads Summary "She’s the adopted daughter of the Angel of Death. Beware of her. Mind her. Death guards her like one of its own." The day Fatima forgot her name, Death paid a visit. From hereon in she would … Continue reading Book Review: Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

Book Review: Into the Heartless Wood by Joanna Ruth Meyer

Book Review: Into the Heartless Wood by Joanna Ruth Meyer

Into the Heartless Wood Author: Joanna Ruth MeyerPublisher: Page Street Kids (January 12, 2021)Hardcover, 368 pagesFantasy, YA FantasyGoodreads Summary The forest is a dangerous place, where siren song lures men and women to their deaths. For centuries, a witch has harvested souls to feed the heartless tree, using its power to grow her domain. When … Continue reading Book Review: Into the Heartless Wood by Joanna Ruth Meyer

Book Review: The Sorcerer King of Destruction and the Golem of the Barbarian Queen, Vol. 1

Book Review: The Sorcerer King of Destruction and the Golem of the Barbarian Queen, Vol. 1

The Sorcerer King of Destruction and the Golem of the Barbarian Queen, Vol. 1 Illustrations: Hinako InoueOriginal Creator: Northcarolina Character Design: Shiba Series: The Sorcerer King of Destruction and the Golem of the Barbarian Queen, book 1Publisher: Seven Seas (December 22, 2020)Paperback, 180 pagesComics & Graphic Novels, MangaGoodreads Summary In a world of swords and … Continue reading Book Review: The Sorcerer King of Destruction and the Golem of the Barbarian Queen, Vol. 1

Book Review: The Earl’s Christmas Pearl by Megan Frampton

Book Review: The Earl’s Christmas Pearl by Megan Frampton

The Earl's Christmas Pearl Author: Megan FramptonSeries: Duke's Daughters, book 4.5Publisher: Avon Impulse (October 29, 2019)Kindle edition, 119 pagesRomance, Adult romance, Historical romanceGoodreads Summary A duke's daughter. An irrestible earl. And an energetic Corgi named Mr. Shorty. What more could you want in a Christmas novella by Megan Frampton? It's Christmastime in London, and Lady … Continue reading Book Review: The Earl’s Christmas Pearl by Megan Frampton

Book Review: Toritan: Birds of a Feather Vol. 1 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto

Book Review: Toritan: Birds of a Feather Vol. 1 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto

Toritan: Birds of a Feather Author: Kotetsuko YamamotoSeries: Toritan, book 1Publisher: Publisher (date)Paperback, 226 pagesComics & Graphic Novels, MangaGoodreads Summary Birdsong starts sounding like a love song when bird whisperer Inusaki meets a crow that sounds oddly like a handsome young man he knows! Inusaki can communicate with birds—and some of them are real jerks! … Continue reading Book Review: Toritan: Birds of a Feather Vol. 1 by Kotetsuko Yamamoto

Book Review: The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune

Book Review: The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune

The House in the Cerulean Sea Author: T.J. KlunePublisher: Tor Books (March 17, 2020)Hardcover, 398 pagesFantasy, Adult FantasyGoodreads Summary A magical island. A dangerous task. A burning secret. Linus Baker leads a quiet, solitary life. At forty, he lives in a tiny house with a devious cat and his old records. As a Case Worker … Continue reading Book Review: The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune

Book Review: A Wolf For A Spell by Karah Sutton

Book Review: A Wolf For A Spell by Karah Sutton

A Wolf For A Spell Author: Karah SuttonPublisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers (December 1, 2020)Hardcover, 320 pagesFantasy, Middle Grade FantasyGoodreads Summary Since she was a pup, Zima has been taught to fear humans—especially witches—but when her family is threatened, she has no choice but to seek help from the witch Baba Yaga. … Continue reading Book Review: A Wolf For A Spell by Karah Sutton

Book Review: A Duchess a Day by Charis Michaels

Book Review: A Duchess a Day by Charis Michaels

A Duchess a Day Author: Charis MichaelsSeries: Awakened by a Kiss, book 1Publisher: Avon (November 10, 2020)Mass Market Paperback, 384 pagesRomance, Adult romance, Historical Romance (Regency)Goodreads Summary Bestselling author Charis Michaels bursts onto the print scene with her Awakened by a Kiss series, taking our favorite fairy tales' forgotten characters and making them the hero … Continue reading Book Review: A Duchess a Day by Charis Michaels

Book Review: A Universe of Wishes edited by Dhonielle Clayton

Book Review: A Universe of Wishes edited by Dhonielle Clayton

A Universe of Wishes: A We Need Diverse Books Anthology Editor: Dhonielle ClaytonPublisher: Random House Children's Books (December Hardcover, 416 pagesSci-Fi/Fantasy, Young Adult, Anthology/Short StoriesGoodreads Summary From We Need Diverse Books, the organization behind Flying Lessons & Other Stories, comes a young adult fantasy short story collection featuring some of the best own-voices children’s authors, including New … Continue reading Book Review: A Universe of Wishes edited by Dhonielle Clayton

Book Review: Jolene by Mercedes Lackey

Book Review: Jolene by Mercedes Lackey

Jolene Author: Mercedes LackeySeries: Elemental Masters, book 15Publisher: DAW (December 1, 2020)Hardcover, 320 pagesFantasy, Fairy tale retellingsGoodreads Summary The beloved Elemental Masters series moves to America for the first time in a rich retelling of The Queen of the Copper Mountain, set against the backdrop of Tennessee coal country. Anna May Jones is the daughter … Continue reading Book Review: Jolene by Mercedes Lackey