Tag Archive: Fantasy

What I read in april

Scarlett Epstein hates it here by Anna Breslaw I loved this book so much! Smart, funny, feminist as fuck and with wonderful characters. Not only Scarlett although she is my favorite and I… Continue reading

Sorcerer to the crown by Zen Cho

  Set in an alternate Victorian-era England Sorcerer to the crown follows Zacharias a freed slave who was adopted as a young boy and brought to England where he now holds the position of… Continue reading

An ember in the ashes – Sabaa Tahir

  At first glance An Ember in the Ashes has all the typical tropes of a young adult fantasy, two young people come together for the common good, a few sparks fly, there… Continue reading

Carry on – Rainbow Rowell

  A few years ago I read and loved Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell. In it the main character, Cath, is writing fan fiction about Simon Snow and within the pages of Fangirl Rowell… Continue reading

Uprooted – Naomi Novik

  This book was very very good. It´s fantasy mixed with classic fairy tale. It´s charming and exciting with fantastic array of characters whom you grow to really root for. The book is… Continue reading

The fifth season – N.K Jemisin

This is the first in a multi-layored apocalyptic fantasy trilogy about  broken worlds (and people), power and revenge. It never shies away from the oppression, violence and systemic subjugation an empire puts on… Continue reading

The girl at midnight – Melissa Grey

This is for fans of Daughter of smoke and bone and Mortal Instruments with a main protagonist (Echo) whom I really liked and with a fun “supporting cast” and a fast paced story.… Continue reading

Red queen – Victoria Aveyard

The poverty stricken Reds are commoners, living under the rule of the Silvers, elite warriors with god-like powers. To Mare Barrow, a 17-year-old Red girl from The Stilts, it looks like nothing will… Continue reading

Half bad by Sally Green

In modern-day England, witches live alongside humans: White witches, who are good; Black witches, who are evil; and fifteen-year-old Nathan, who is both. Nathan’s father is the world’s most powerful and cruel Black… Continue reading

Gameboard of the Gods – Richelle Mead

This is the first book in Richelle Meads “Age of X” series. Richelle is mostly known for her YA series The Vampire Academy but has also written The Bloodline books and the steamier… Continue reading