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Forest of a Thousand Lanterns Review

An East Asian fantasy reimagining of The Evil Queen legend about one peasant girl’s quest to become Empress–and the darkness she must unleash to achieve her destiny. Eighteen-year-old Xifeng is beautiful. The stars say she is destined for greatness, that she is meant to be Empress of Feng Lu. But only if she embraces the… Continue reading Forest of a Thousand Lanterns Review

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Girls Made of Snow and Glass Review

Frozen meets The Bloody Chamber in this feminist fantasy reimagining of the Snow White fairytale At sixteen, Mina’s mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent heart has never beat with love for anyone—has never beat at all, in fact, but she’d always thought that fact normal. She never guessed that her father cut out… Continue reading Girls Made of Snow and Glass Review

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Before She Ignites Review

Before Mira Minkoba is the Hopebearer. Since the day she was born, she’s been told she’s special. Important. Perfect. She’s known across the Fallen Isles not just for her beauty, but for the Mira Treaty named after her, a peace agreement which united the seven islands against their enemies on the mainland. But Mira has… Continue reading Before She Ignites Review

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Mask of Shadows Review

Perfect for fantasy fans of Sarah J. Maas and Leigh Bardugo, the first book in this new duology features a compelling gender fluid main character, impressive worldbuilding, and fast-paced action. Sallot Leon is a thief, and a good one at that. But gender fluid Sal wants nothing more than to escape the drudgery of life… Continue reading Mask of Shadows Review

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First We Were IV Review-We Need To Think This Through…

A group of friends start a secret society in this out-of-control thriller from the author of The Telling and The Creeping that examines the all-consuming love of lifelong friendship—and what someone is capable of when they’re afraid of losing it. Izzie loves nothing more than her three best friends, Viv, Graham, and Harry, and the… Continue reading First We Were IV Review-We Need To Think This Through…

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Daughter of the Burning City Review

I received this ARC from Miss Print’s Arc Adoption in exchange for an honest review. This doesn’t not change my review in any way. When I first read the synopsis for Daughter of the Burning City, I was sold. Match that with the SUPER beautiful cover, and I was double sold. I knew I had… Continue reading Daughter of the Burning City Review