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Review: Among the Beasts and Briars by Ashley Poston

Review: Among the Beasts and Briars by Ashley Poston

 This review was written for YA Books Central and is being reprinted here with permission. To see it’s original publication, click here. has crafted a new fairy tale for the ages! Among the Beasts and Briars may very well be my favorite book of the year. When I originally picked it up, I thought it would be a […]

Posted October 22, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Hunt by Frost Kay

Review: The Hunt by Frost Kay

This review was written for YA Books Central and is being reprinted here with permission. To see it’s original publication, click here. “I realized fear one morning, with the blare of the fox hunter’s sound. When they’re all chasin’ the poor bloody fox, ’tis safer to be dressed like the hound. ” ― Jack Higgins […]

Posted October 15, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Dragon Rebellion by M. Lynn

Review: Dragon Rebellion by M. Lynn

Fantastic conclusion! Dragon Rebellion by is the final book in duology picking up weeks after the events of Dragon Rising.  If you haven’t read book one, there may be spoilers to it in the following review. Read at your own risk. Jian Li has spent the last several weeks at the Minglans’ in Zhouchang waiting […]

Posted June 12, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: One of the Girls by Robin Daniels

Review: One of the Girls by Robin Daniels

This review first appeared on YA Books Central. I adore this book! One of the Girls by is the first book in her series which follows senior Nick Moody who has one last chance to win his crush. I had previously read Kelly Oram’s Girl at Heart which ties into this series and knew I […]

Posted May 7, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: The Tempest Sea by Robin D. Mahle

Review: The Tempest Sea by Robin D. Mahle

This review first appeared on YA Books Central. Oh my heart! The Tempest Sea by is the second book in her series and picks up where the first left off. Addie has been taken, Clark and Gunther are hunting for clues about her disappearance and what their brother has to do with it. Packed full […]

Posted April 23, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Lost Legends by Cait Marie

Review: The Lost Legends by Cait Marie

Y’all, I have found a new favorite! The Lost Legends by is the first book in her series . I read it in one-sitting, skipping sleep to do so. When I talk about fantasy being my favorite, I’m talking about the epic adventure fantasies that take you on a journey and leave you hopeful. There […]

Posted March 16, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Dragon Rising by M. Lynn

Review: Dragon Rising by M. Lynn

What an adventure! Dragon Rising by is the first in her new series inspired by Mulan. I love retellings! Several years ago when I first started reading retellings, I was skeptical, but that was unfounded. I love how an author can take an original, well-known tale and put their own spin on it. And does […]

Posted March 13, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment