Fantasy, Historical fiction

A Radical Act of Free Magic (The Shadow Histories #2) by H.G. Parry

I have quite a few pending reviews to round off the year before my end of year lists. But I just put this book down and was shocked at the lack of buzz on Goodreads for it. Especially since the Goodreads Choice awards first round came up, and this was not even on it (Mostly… Continue reading A Radical Act of Free Magic (The Shadow Histories #2) by H.G. Parry

Adventure, Fantasy

Wish You Weren’t Here (The Rooks #1) by Gabby Hutchinson Crouch

I have read a whole other series by the author and loved the approach to describing characters and relationships, and with that background, I must say that this is another intriguing start.I did not look at the blurb just before I started reading and first encountered a family cooped up in a car, the physical… Continue reading Wish You Weren’t Here (The Rooks #1) by Gabby Hutchinson Crouch

Drama, Fantasy, Random Fiction

Lonely Castle in the Mirror by Mizuki Tsujimura

My interest in writing reviews is waning again, mostly because I do not actually sit in front of the computer. Once I start typing, the clickety-clack of the keyboard I have gives me the push to want to write something unique and entertaining (Is this just me? or do you feel annoyed by the noise?).… Continue reading Lonely Castle in the Mirror by Mizuki Tsujimura

Fantasy

Son of the Storm (The Nameless Republic #1) by Suyi Davies Okungbowa

If I have changed anything about my reading style in the last few years ( and I have changed a lot of things), I have tried more different types of fantasy fiction written by people from all over the world.This book depicts a very intricate political system that limits certain sections of society and uses… Continue reading Son of the Storm (The Nameless Republic #1) by Suyi Davies Okungbowa