Queen of Shadows

This is the fourth book in the Throne of Glass series that I compulsively binge-read all this month. This book starts off where the third book left off. Celaena returns to Rifthold to wreak vengeance on...

A Court of Thorns and Roses

When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre di...

A Discovery of Witches

Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished ...

Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Meet Karou. She fills her sketchbooks with monsters that may or may not be real, she’s prone to disappearing on mysterious "errands", she speaks many languages - not all of them human - and her bright blue ...

Moving Pictures

When Sir Terry Pratchett passed away earlier this year, I made a vow to reread his entire Discworld set of books as a homage to the author who I started reading when I was a teenager looking for my next fun...

Kalona’s Fall

This book is a slight novella that is a complement to P.C Cast and Kristin Cast's YA super-natural House of Night series. I read the House of Night books a few years back and even reviewed the first thre...

Assassin’s Apprentice

As a royal bastard in the household of King Shrewd, a boy called Fitz spends his early years in the king's stables. When the magic in his blood marks him for destiny, he begins receiving secret instruct...

The Name of the Wind

My book review backlog is getting out of hand. Partly because I have cut down on the accepting books from publishers thing (so no review pressure), partly because of travel, and Dussehra and Diwali (gosh! it's ...