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Review: The Orphan’s Wish by Melanie Dickerson

Review: The Orphan’s Wish by Melanie Dickerson

As one of a number of volumes in her Medieval Fairy Tales, The Orphan’s Wish stands out among its peers for many reasons. Don’t let the cover fool you! This is actually a historical retelling of the story of Aladdin, set in Medieval Germany in the fictional town of Hagenheim and its surrounding pretend forests.  […]

Posted November 1, 2018 by Amanda in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Smoke and Iron by Rachel Caine

Review: Smoke and Iron by Rachel Caine

Why oh WHY?!?! I’m feeling all the emotions right now! Smoke and Iron by is the much anticipated 4th book of and picks up right were Ash and Quill left us hanging. Without spoiling that one, I’ll just say that Jess and Dario’s harebrained plan has left the friends split up and being tortured….yeah good going guys 🙄 Jess, […]

Posted October 15, 2018 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: 12 Days at Bleakly Manor by Michelle Griep

Review: 12 Days at Bleakly Manor by Michelle Griep

12 Days at Bleakly Manor by is a Christmas retelling of the Dickens classic Bleakly Manor. I started this story with zero expectations but quickly fell in love with the writing style of , the mystery surrounding the manor and its guests, and the jilted romance between Ben and Clara. It reminds me a little of Agatha Christie’s And […]

Posted December 14, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Blog Tour: Invictus by Ryan Graudin

Blog Tour: Invictus by Ryan Graudin

Happy Thursday y’all! Today I’m so excited to be participating in the blog tour for Invictus by . Follow the tour below and be sure to enter the tour-wide giveaway at the bottom of the post. Tour Schedule Invictus by is an amazing read about time traveling thieves. Seriously I don’t even know where to begin! Think of […]

Posted September 28, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Blog Tour: No Good Deed by Kara Connolly

Blog Tour: No Good Deed by Kara Connolly

No Good Deeds by is a fresh take on the Robin Hood legend involving a little time travel. For me, retellings are a recent love. I’ve not always been a fan, but I really enjoyed this one. And Robin Hood, well he’s one of my favorites. I love the myth and legend surrounding this outlaw who […]

Posted July 24, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Ash and Quill by Rachel Caine

Review: Ash and Quill by Rachel Caine

series just keeps getting better and better!! Ash and Quill by is the third book in this series and so far my favorite installment. The action and suspense are tripled in this book compared to the rest of the series. Please note that if you have not read the first two books, there will be minor spoilers to […]

Posted July 14, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White

Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White

It’s no secret that I’m a sucker for historical fiction so I’m ashamed to admit that this book has set on my TBR shelf for more than a year. And I Darken by is the first in an alternate history series that imagines Vlad the Impaler as a woman. Honestly just typing that makes me giddy. […]

Posted June 26, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 5 Comments
Blog Tour: Freeks by Amanda Hocking

Blog Tour: Freeks by Amanda Hocking

Today I’m excited to be participating in the blog tour for ‘s Freeks. If you enjoy urban fantasy, I recommend you grab a copy to read. Keep reading for an excerpt of the book and my review. Review As my first read of 2017, Freeks by was an interesting choice. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoyed it, but […]

Posted January 6, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments