Book Review: Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Title: Ruin and RisingAuthor: Leigh BardugoPublisher: Henry Holt and CompanyPage Count: 422Publication Date: 2014Category/Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Magic, Young Adult, RomanceGood Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.05)My Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3.0) The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the … Continue reading Book Review: Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Title: Siege and StormAuthor: Leigh BardugoPublisher: Henry Holt and CompanyPage Count: 435Publication Date: 2013Category/Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Magic, Young Adult, RomanceGood Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (3.87)My Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3.0) Darkness never dies. Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a life with Mal in … Continue reading Book Review: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Title: Shadow and BoneAuthor: Leigh BardugoPublisher: Henry Holt and CompanyPage Count: 358Publication Date: 2012Category/Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Magic, Young Adult, RomanceGood Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (3.97)My Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3.0) Surrounded by enemies, the once-great nation of Ravka has been torn in two by the Shadow Fold, a swath of near impenetrable darkness crawling with monsters who … Continue reading Book Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review: Stormlight Archives (series) by Brandon Sanderson

Title: Stormlight Archives (series)Author: Brandon SandersonPublisher: Tor BooksPage Count: 1007~Publication Date: 2010-2020Category/Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Magic, Good Reads Rating: ★★★★★ (4.6)My Rating: ★★★★★ (4.5) Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep across the rocky terrain so frequently that they have shaped ecology and civilization alike. Animals hide in … Continue reading Book Review: Stormlight Archives (series) by Brandon Sanderson

Book Review: The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly

Title: The Book of Lost ThingsAuthor: John ConnollyPublisher: Atria BooksPage Count: 339Publication Date: 2006Category/Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Fairy Tales, Adventure, Mystery, Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (3.9)My Rating: ★★★★☆(4.0) High in his attic bedroom, twelve-year-old David mourns the death of his mother, with only the books on his shelf for company. But those books have begun to … Continue reading Book Review: The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly

August BookClub: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Title:  Life of Pi Author: Yann Martel Publisher:  Seal Books Page Count: 460 Publication Date: 2001 Category/Genre: Fiction, Classics, Fantasy, Adventure Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (3.9) Life of Pi is a fantasy adventure novel by Yann Martel published in 2001. The protagonist, Piscine Molitor “Pi” Patel, a Tamil boy from Pondicherry, explores issues of spirituality and practicality from an early … Continue reading August BookClub: Life of Pi by Yann Martel