Review: The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork

The Enchanted Sonata Author: Heather Dixon WallworkPublisher: The Wallworkshop (October 23, 2018)Paperback, 365 pagesGoodreads     |     Amazon (KindleUnlimited)SummaryClara Stahlbaum has her future perfectly planned: to marry the handsome pianist, Johann Kahler (ah!) and settle down to a life full of music. But all that changes on Christmas Eve, when Clara receives a mysterious and magical nutcracker. Whisked away to his world—an enchanted empire of beautiful palaces, fickle fairies, enormous rats, and a prince—Clara must face a magician who uses music as spells…and the future she thought she wanted.The Enchanted Sonata, a retelling of The Nutcracker Ballet with a dash of … Continue reading Review: The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork

Book Review: Sugar Spells by Lola Dodge

Sugar Spells Author: Lola DodgeSeries: The Spellwork Syndicate, book 2Publisher: InkMonster, LLC (October 30, 2018)Kindle, 270 pagesGoodreads     |     Amazon SummaryAfter her run-in with a jealous warlock, apprentice baker Anise Wise can’t wait to get back the kitchen where she belongs. But thanks to her brush with death, the land of the living isn’t all cupcakes and marshmallows.Anise’s magical mojo is way out of whack and her evolving powers are stirring up trouble. As the town buzzes with news that Anise can bake deathly spells, unsavory characters start lining up for a taste. They’ll stop at nothing for the … Continue reading Book Review: Sugar Spells by Lola Dodge

Book Review: Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

Sea Witch Author: Sarah HenningPublisher: Katherine Tegen Books (July 31, 2018)Hardcover, 368 pagesGoodreads   AmazonSummaryEveryone knows what happens in the end. A mermaid, a prince, a true love’s kiss. But before that young siren’s tale, there were three friends. One feared, one royal, and one already dead. Ever since her best friend, Anna, drowned, Evie has been an outcast in her small fishing town. A freak. A curse. A witch. A girl with an uncanny resemblance to Anna appears offshore and, though the girl denies it, Evie is convinced that her best friend actually survived. That her own magic wasn’t … Continue reading Book Review: Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

Book Review: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Carry On Author: Rainbow RowellSeries: Simon Snow, Book 1Publisher: St Martin’s GriffinPublication Date: Reprint edition – May 9, 2017Paperback, 529 pagesAmazon  GoodreadsSummarySimon Snow is the worst Chosen One who’s ever been chosen.That’s what his roommate, Baz, says. And Baz might be evil and a vampire and a complete git, but he’s probably right.Half the time, Simon can’t even make his wand work, and the other half, he starts something on fire. His mentor’s avoiding him, his girlfriend broke up with him, and there’s a magic-eating monster running around, wearing Simon’s face. Baz would be having a field day with all … Continue reading Book Review: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

New (Paperback) Release Blitz: Roar by Cora Carmack (Excerpt, Giveaway)

        From New York Times bestselling author Cora Carmack comes her debut young adult fantasy, ROAR! Now available in paperback, ROAR takes readers on an adventure filled with charismatic characters in an enthralling world sure to keep them turning the pages. Grab your copy today!  About ROAR (Stormheart #1): New York Times bestselling author Cora Carmack’s young adult debut: Roar. In a land ruled and shaped by violent magical storms, power lies with those who control them. Aurora Pavan comes from one of the oldest Stormling families in existence. Long ago, the ungifted pledged fealty and service to her … Continue reading New (Paperback) Release Blitz: Roar by Cora Carmack (Excerpt, Giveaway)