Book Review: Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

Snow Crash (3/5) – ★★★☆☆ By: Neal Stephenson Length: 470 pages Published: June 1992 Genre: Science Fiction, Cyberpunk, Dystopian My book club has started a new initiative to read a book each month from a different sub-genre of Science Fiction or Fantasy. The theme for March was Cyberpunk and we all chose Snow Crash to read and discuss. … More Book Review: Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

Book Review: The Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson

The Bands of Mourning (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Brandon Sanderson Length: 336 pages Published: 26 January 2016 Series: Mistborn #6/Alloy Era #3 Previous Book in Series: Shadows of Self Genre: High Fantasy, Steampunk One of the greatest aspects of Brandon Sanderson’s writing is the layers of plot and intrigue that he manages to subtly include in his books. Each … More Book Review: The Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson

Book Review: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Siege and Storm (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Leigh Bardugo Length: 435 pages Published: 04 June 2013 Series: The Grisha #2 Previous Book in Series: Shadow and Bone Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Siege and Storm is the second book in Leigh Bardugo’s The Grisha trilogy and is amazingly just as good as the first book in the series, Shadow and Bone! It … More Book Review: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Short Story Review: Stone & Iris by Jonathan Ballagh

Stone & Iris – ♦♦♦♦♦ (5/5) By: Jonathan Ballagh Length: 32 pages Published: 10 January 2015 Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Short Story I was given a copy of this book by the author in exchange for an honest review. Stone & Iris is a beautifully haunting combination of Science Fiction and Fantasy that explores the love and horror … More Short Story Review: Stone & Iris by Jonathan Ballagh

Book Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Leigh Bardugo Length: 372 pages Published: 07 May 2013 Series: The Grisha #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance I am really excited to kick off my first book review of 2016 with Shadow and Bone, a story I absolutely loved! I was first introduced to Leigh Bardugo’s writing when I picked up Six of … More Book Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review: Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas

Heir of Fire (4/5) – ★★★★☆ By: Sarah J. Maas Length: 592 pages Published: 01 September 2015 Series: Throne of Glass #3 Previous Book in Series: Crown of Midnight Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance I am finally starting to feel like this series is coming together for me! The plot in Heir of Fire picks up the pace of the entire story arc, showing … More Book Review: Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas

Book Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Six of Crows (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Leigh Bardugo Length: 465 pages Published: 29 September 2015 Series: Six of Crows #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy I really enjoyed reading Six of Crows! Heist novels can be hit or miss and Leigh Bardugo definitely hits this one out of the park! With detailed world building, complex characters, and compelling … More Book Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Crown of Midnight (3.5/5) – ★★★☆☆ By: Sarah J. Maas Length: 418 pages Published: 27 August 2013 Series: Throne of Glass #2 Previous Book in Series: Throne of Glass Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance I’m still having a hard time getting into the Throne of Glass series. While Crown of Midnight finally starts to show Celaena Sardothien as an actual assassin, … More Book Review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

Throne of Glass (3/5) – ★★★☆☆ By: Sarah J. Maas Length: 404 pages Published: 07 May 2013 Series: Throne of Glass #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Celaena Sardothien was once known as ‘Adarlan’s Assassin’ – the King of Assassins right hand – before a fateful night that landed her in the kingdom’s most brutal death camp. A year spent … More Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas