Tag: fantasy

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 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 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

Book Review: Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower by Tamsyn Muir

Book Review: Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower by Tamsyn Muir

Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower Author: Tamsyn MuirPublisher: Subterranean Press (November 30, 2020)Hardcover, 200 pagesFantasy, Adult fantasy, NovellaGoodreads Summary When the witch built the forty-flight tower, she made very sure to do the whole thing properly. Each flight contains a dreadful monster, ranging from a diamond-scaled dragon to a pack of slavering goblins. Should … Continue reading Book Review: Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower by Tamsyn Muir

Book Review: The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter Vol. 1

Book Review: The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter Vol. 1

The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter Illustrator: Tomoyuki HinoOriginal Creator: Meguru SetoCharacter Design: Takehana NoteSeries: The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter, volume 1Publisher: Seven Seas (November 17, 2020)Paperback, 180 pagesComics & Graphic Novels, Manga (fantasy)Goodreads Summary Noir Stardia, lesser son of an even lesser noble, just lost his job. Without a penny to … Continue reading Book Review: The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter Vol. 1

Book Review: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest, Vol. 1 by Tae Tono

Book Review: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest, Vol. 1 by Tae Tono

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest, Vol. 1 Author: Tae TonoSeries: Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest, book 1Publisher: Kodansha Comics (November 3, 2020)Paperback, 160 pagesComics and graphic novels, manga, fantasyGoodreads Summary EVERY DAY IS MAGICAL IN THE LAND OF MONSTERS! Against the odds, the little slime Rimuru … Continue reading Book Review: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest, Vol. 1 by Tae Tono

Book Review: Who Says Warriors Can’t Be Babes? Vol 1 by Taijiro

Book Review: Who Says Warriors Can’t Be Babes? Vol 1 by Taijiro

Who Says Warriors Can't Be Babes? Vol 1 Author: TaijiroSeries: Who Says Warriors Can't Be Babes?, book 1Publisher: Seven Seas (September 8, 2020)Paperback, 180 pagesGraphic Novels, Manga, FantasyGoodreads Summary The quirky fantasy adventures of an impossibly strong woman warrior, hoping to win the love of her crush--the Hero! Warrior Woman doesn’t want much out of … Continue reading Book Review: Who Says Warriors Can’t Be Babes? Vol 1 by Taijiro

Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

The Dark Tide Author: Alicia Jasinska Series: The Dark Tide, book 1 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire (August 4, 2020) Hardcover, 336 pages YA Fantasy, Fairy tale retellings, LGBTQIA Goodreads Summary Every year on St. Walpurga's Eve, Caldella's Witch Queen lures a boy back to her palace. An innocent life to be sacrificed on the full moon to … Continue reading Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska