This was a pretty great fantasy tale! It has all the elements I love about the fantasy genre - magical world building, flawed but interesting characters, and a pace that keeps you turning page after page. I particularly loved the world building. Chakraborty has created...

This wasn't a perfect book. There were a couple of odd editing hiccups (and I'm not usually one to notice small issues because I get too involved in the book) and the plotting wasn't always super tight. Having said that, this book had a lot...

I found this book sadly disappointing. It started off so well - I LOVED the main character Karou; she is so spunky and cool and just all round fun to read. The world was super interesting too, set in Prague but with mysterious doors to...

I ADORE Ead!! That's the first thing I wanted to say about the book. She's just a fantastic character. I got a little bit of a Robin Hobb vibe from this book which also made it a winner for me because I love Hobb. The...

I had (probably unfair) high expectations going into this one because I loved The Priory of the Orange Tree so much. And in most respects it held up. Shannon's writing is once again excellent, the world building amazing and the characters are great. I really...

This was a light and fun read. It's a YA fantasy centred around the concept of a princess sent off to marry the prince she's been betrothed to practically since birth. Once there, she has to navigate the customs and politics of her new home...