Adult, Book Reviews, Five Stars, new adult, Series

A Court of Silver Flames (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #4)

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

Published by Bloomsbury Publishing on February 16, 2021

Genres: Fantasy, Romance, New Adult

Pages: 757

“Keep reaching out your hand.”

Rating: 5 out of 5.

It’s absolutely no surprise that I had to immediately pick up this book upon its release. I took a shamefully long time to read it considering how much I enjoy this world. But fair warning, this new continuation is much more adult than the first three books. Like…much more.

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Book Reviews, Contemporary, new adult, Stand Alone, Three Stars, Young Adult

Again, but Better

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Again, but Better by Christine Riccio

Published by Wednesday Books on May 7, 2019

Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance

Pages: 377

“You’re bolder than before.”

I’ve never read a book by a booktuber (to my knowledge) so Again, but Better was my first one. I’ve been wanting to get my hands on this after watching Christine’s book writing series on YouTube. But my desperation to read it skyrocketed when I read the synopsis. I lived this life (studying abroad, trying to start over, being too shy) so I figured I would love it. Again, but Better wasn’t what I thought it was going to be, but in a good way.

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Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, new adult, Series, Supernatural

A Court of Frost and Starlight (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3.1)

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Published by Bloomsbury YA on May 1, 2018

Pages: 272

 

 

“Stars flickered around us, sweet darkness sweeping in. As if we were the only souls in a galaxy.”

 

 

This novella was everything I needed post-ACOWAR and pre-ACOTAR 4. And now I can’t wait even more. Continue reading “A Court of Frost and Starlight (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3.1)”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, new adult, Series, Vampires and Other Creatures

A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3)

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Published by Bloomsbury on May 2, 2017

Genres: Fantasy, New Adult, Romance

Pages: 700

 

“When you erupt, girl, make sure it is felt across worlds.”

 

 

As this is the final installment of the A Court of Thorns and Roses trilogy, my non-spoilers section is going to be very short and sweet. Continue reading “A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3)”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, new adult, Series, Supernatural, Vampires and Other Creatures

A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)

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A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

Published by Bloomsbury Children’s on May 3, 2016

Genres: Fantasy, New Adult, Romance

Pages: 626

 

“When you spend so long trapped in darkness, Lucien, you find that the darkness begins to stare back.”

 

WOWOWOOW. I know I start a lot of my reviews with the same few phrases. Truth be told, when I really love the book I’m left speechless and with only a few words to portray accurately online how I feel without just screaming. Continue reading “A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)”

Adult, Book Reviews, Contemporary, Four Stars, new adult, Stand Alone

Links

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Links by Lisa Becker

Published by Desert Breeze Publishing on August 1, 2017

Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Adult

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If only he would see her as anything but a brain in oversized black frames.

 

 

Wow. I am going to be really honest and say I didn’t think I was going to love this book as much as I do. Continue reading “Links”

Book Reviews, new adult, Supernatural, Two Stars, Vampires and Other Creatures

Improbables

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Improbables by Jonathan Charles Bruce

Published by Booktrope Editions on January 29, 2016

Genres: New Adult, Fantasy

Pages: 336

 

The wolf, facing her, was lost in a black haze save for its yellow eyes and dark-grey muzzle. The haze itself towered upward but ultimately swept behind a body. A human body.

 

This book is the first book in a really long time that I’ve read that took an original spin on vampires, werewolves, and anything else supernatural. Continue reading “Improbables”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, My Favorites, new adult, Series

A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)

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A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Published by Tor Books on February 24, 2015

Genres: Fantasy, Adult

Pages: 400

 

“I’d rather die on an adventure than live standing still.”

 

This was my first Victoria Schwab book and after reading this, it definitely won’t be my last. Continue reading “A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)”

Book Reviews, Contemporary, new adult, Stand Alone, Two Stars

Chances

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Chances by Jaime Scarfuto

Published on March 13, 2016

Genres: Romance, Adult

Pages: 347

 

Little did I know, my high school reunion was right around the corner and maybe a second chance to be with James too. But was that what I wanted? Who doesn’t want to end up with their high school sweetheart? Or is there someone else out there for me?

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