Fate is Inexorable

A clever heroine who falls for a ruined house... and the house that has a mind of its own falls for her. When C.M. Rosens offered to let me beta read The Crows, I couldn't be more excited. Curses, a murder, and a spooky town all wrapped up in a blanket of dark humor? A … Continue reading Fate is Inexorable

Kingdom of Night, Kingdom of Day

Anyone who knows me knows that I've been obsessed with A.G. Howard's books since I first picked up Splintered years ago. So when she announced the title of her book coming out in 2019, I waited. And waited. And it felt like I was waiting for centuries until I assumed the worst and that I'd … Continue reading Kingdom of Night, Kingdom of Day

Is it a Kitsune?

  The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding by Alexandra Bracken has one of those covers that makes me want to gobble it up.  The dark grays and blues and that eerie candle in the background grabbed my attention.  I felt like curling up on the floor next to my dog with a fuzzy blanket and … Continue reading Is it a Kitsune?

Truth Requires Thorns

Midnight tales and dangerous magic. The very minute I saw the cover and read the inside flap, I knew it was love.  I've been wanting to read a Leigh Bardugo book.  Heck, I've owned Shadow and Bone for years but I have yet to break the binding.  Figuring that this would be a good way … Continue reading Truth Requires Thorns