Book Review: The Shimmering: Dark Descent by A. K. Crook

Author: A. K. CrookRelease Date: 4th July 2020Genre: Urban Fantasy, Contemporary Romance, Visionary FictionSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 104Publisher: –Blurb: A visionary fantasy about a young woman who stumbles upon the world of her creators, only to discover she holds the key that will open the doorway to return home… and set the forces of evil free.In the city of Saint Anthony, there is a…

Book Review: Magicmals – The Troublemakers by April Enciso

Author: April Enciso Release Date: 18th June 2019 Genre: Middle-Grade Fiction, Children’s Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy Series: Magicmals Edition: E-book Pages: 68 Publisher:  Blurb: After all the excitement of talking Magicmals, disappearing buildings, and space travel last year, ten-year-old Eva, her younger brother Diego, and her best friend Jenny are all looking forward to a nice quiet time in…

Book Review: Magicmals – The Beginning by April Enciso

Author: April Enciso Release Date: 20th January 2019 Genre: Middle-Grade Fiction, Children's Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy Series: Magicmals Edition: E-book Pages: 69 Publisher:  Blurb: When Eva and her brother Diego move to a new city, she expects the worst attending a new school. As she struggles to fit in at her new school, strange things begin to happen to…

Book Review: Six Of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Author: Leigh Bardugo Release Date: 12th July 2016 Genre: Dark Fantasy, Young Adult, Magic & Elementals Series: Six Of Crows (Book #1) & Grishaverse Edition: Paperback Pages: 495 Publisher: Orion Children's Books Blurb: Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker has been offered wealth beyond his wildest dreams. But to claim it, he'll have to pull off a seemingly impossible heist: Break into the notorious…

Book Review: Beneath The Skin by R.L. Martinez

Author: R.L. Martinez Release Date: 21st July 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Elementals > Magic, Witches, Shape-shifter Series: The Witchbreed Series - #2 Edition: E-book Pages: 365 Publisher: Lakewater Press Blurb: Abandoned, betrayed, and wanted for murder, Lady Oriabel Dominax is a witch on the run. The deadly magic now awakened inside her is hungry, and it is all Oriabel…

Book Review: Horatio And The Fear Of Dying by J.D. Oldenburg

Author: J.D. Oldenburg Release Date: 4th October 2017 Genre: Children's Fiction Edition: Audiobook Pages: 13 minutes Publisher: J.D. Oldenburg Publishing Blurb: Once upon a time... a brave boy named Horatio challenged and conquered Death, dawning everlasting life over his Kingdom. But as life and death are in love, one without the other became joyless. Soon, Horatio must…

Book Review: Stories From The Witch Store by Olga Gutsol

Author: Olga Gutsol Release Date: 20th August 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal > Magic and Witches, Humour Edition: e-book Pages: 114 Publisher: - Blurb: Funny and imaginative chronicles from the life of a hereditary witch Arelia who, along with her loyal companions Cat and house-ghost Puck, moved to the small town of Burnaville to open the Magic…

Book Review: In The Blood by R.L. Martinez

The Warrior
The war between Dosalyn and Roanaan has ended, but a new battle begins for prisoner-of-war, Ottilde Dominax. Dreams of her witchbreed twin sister are visions of death and betrayal. Driven by their grim warning, she escapes her captors and races across nations to save her sister.
But she may arrive too late…
The Witch
Oriabel Dominax has kept her healing magic secret while she cares for her family's struggling estate. But the arrival of a new lord with secrets of his own, the discovery of a dark and addictive magic, and threats from a cruel blackmailer push Oriabel closer to disaster.
Through it all, the Witch’s Tree calls…

Graphic Novel Review: Warren The 13th And The All-Seeing Eye

Author: Tania del Rio Illustrator: Will Staehle  Release Date: November 24, 2015 Series: - Genre:  Fantasy | Mystery | Paranormal | Children's Fiction | Adventure | Sequential Arts > Graphic Novel Edition: ASCM Pages: 113 Publisher: Quirk Books Distributer: - Source: NetGalley Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb:  Meet Warren the 13th, a cursed 12-year-old Victorian bellhop who’s terribly unlucky . . . yet perpetually…

Book Review: The Prophecy (The Fulfilment #1)

The Prophecy by Erin Rhew: Growing up on a small farm in the kingdom of Vanguard, seventeen-year-old Layla Givens lives a deceptively tranquil existence. But her carefully constructed life quickly falls apart when she’s abducted by a religious zealot who proclaims her The Fulfillment of an ancient peace prophecy and whisks her away to marry her greatest enemy...

Book Review: Neverland

Author: Shari Arnold Release Date: April 7, 2015 Series: - Genre: Retelling | Fairytale | Young Adult | Fantasy | Contemporary | Romance Edition: E-Book (mobi) Pages: 359 Publisher: Patchwork Press Source: NetGalley Buy it here: Amazon Blurb It’s been four months since seventeen-year-old Livy Cloud lost her younger sister, but she isn’t quite ready to…

Book Review: Sisters Of Sorrow

Anna Dufresne lives in a factory that eats children. If the brutal machines don't kill Anna, her guardians' neglect and abuse probably will. The only thing this abandoned teen wants is out. But the factory is inside a stone fortress, on an island, where people are sent to be forgotten. It serves as a dumping ground -- both for orphans who are not welcome at finer institutions, and for nuns who have disgraced the Church.