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Boy, Snow, Bird
3.34
did not like it
**spoiler alert** On the one hand, this was incredibly written, and up until the last two chapters I thought it was going to make my faves-of-2014 lis ...more
Mar 27, 2014
Mar 26, 2014
 
The Pyramid Waltz
3.76
really liked it
Pyramid is not hugely original as a fantasy novel - there are princesses, demons, and spies, all things that most fantasy readers are pretty familiar ...more
Nov 24, 2012
Oct 22, 2012
 
Crown of Vengeance (The Dragon Prophecy, #1)
4.05
really liked it
I absolutely adored Lackey & Mallory's Obsidian trilogy and thoroughly enjoyed the sequel Enduring Flame trilogy. Crown of Vengeance is the first ...more
Nov 28, 2012
Jun 12, 2012
 
Ashlesha: Part I of Awaken the Stars
4.83
it was amazing
This story apparently began life as a fanfiction, and it shows - in the very best of ways. All those features that make the best fanfiction infinitely ...more
Nov 29, 2016
Nov 27, 2016
 
Lips Like Ice
3.73
it was amazing
Let's get this out of the way: I do not read romances. Not only do I not read romances, but until last year I was one of those horrendous snobs who lo ...more
Apr 10, 2015
Apr 09, 2015
 
Lost Boi
3.68
it was amazing
I really don't know how to talk about this one. It's been nearly twelve hours since I turned the last page, and I'm still raw over it. It feels like b ...more
Sep 17, 2015
Sep 16, 2015
 
Celtic Moon (Celtic Wolves, #1)
3.92
did not like it
Let's talk about the gay.

(There will be no spoilers, don't worry).

For the most part, I think what DeLima was trying to do was break some of the urban
...more
Oct 13, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
 
Power and Majesty (Creature Court, #1)
3.76
it was amazing
I want to review this book so badly, because it is one of the best books I've ever read and not enough people know about it. But I genuinely don't thi ...more
Jan 06, 2013
Dec 22, 2012
 
Tides
3.65
it was amazing
Oh, wow. This is so gorgeous! I don't even know where to start!

Tides manages to be perfectly on the line between dreamy and beautifully realistic. It'
...more
Aug 21, 2013
Aug 20, 2013
 
Sappho's Fables, Volume 1: Three Lesbian Fairy Tale Novellas
4.04
it was amazing
Oh, wow. Where to start?

I've been a fan of Elora Bishop since day one, and was really excited to see her working with her wife on their lesbian fairyt
...more
Jun 08, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
 
The Dark Woods: A Lesbian YA Short Story Collection
4.10
it was amazing
The Dark Woods is the first collection of stories from Project Unicorn - a series of YA short stories featuring lesbian protagonists, written by Sarah ...more
Dec 24, 2012
Dec 23, 2012
 
Split Feather (Daughter of the Midnight Sun, #1)
4.55
it was amazing
I'm really classing this as four-point-five stars, but the book is so good I'd rather round up than down on this one.

I am not the biggest fan of urban
...more
Sep 16, 2017
May 14, 2017
 
The Novels of the Jaran: Jaran / An Earthly Crown / His Conquering Sword / The Law of Becoming (Jaran, #1-4)
4.19
it was amazing
The Jaran books don't really fit in any one genre. Technically, you could call them sci-fi: the protagonist of book one, Tess, travels from planet Ear ...more
not set
Apr 04, 2014
 
Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices, #1)
4.46
it was amazing
Since discovering that I myself am on the autism spectrum, this book has come to mean even more to me than it did the first time I read it. I'm so gra ...more
Mar 12, 2016
Jun 22, 2017
Dec 05, 2012
 
The Mountain of Kept Memory
3.64
liked it
Insanely, mind-blowingly original. I have no idea how Neumeier thinks up these ideas, but I approve immensely!
Mar 14, 2017
Jun 17, 2016
 
Age of Misrule (Age of Misrule #1-3)
4.20
it was amazing
This is another fantasy/sci-fi masterpiece; three books that belong on any fantasy-lover's bookshelf.

Ancient Celtic and Irish mythology - that of the
...more
Feb 2007
Aug 11, 2008
 
In Other Lands
4.48
it was amazing
I first read this story when it was still Turn of the Story, the free novel written and posted on the author's blog. I loved it then, and when I found ...more
Aug 10, 2017
Mar 06, 2017
 
If We Shadows
4.07
it was ok
While I think that a lot more books need to be written with trans protagonists, and am grateful to Atwood for adding to the ridiculously tiny number o ...more
Mar 19, 2014
Mar 16, 2014
 
Red Rising (Red Rising, #1)
4.26
it was ok
I have a confession to make; I delay reading sequels. Not because I don’t want to read them – I’m usually desperate to! – but because sequels, especia ...more
Mar 22, 2015
Jan 11, 2015
 
The Waters and Wild of Winter Street
3.94
really liked it
I actually bought this mistake - clicking the wrong button on Amazon - but after a moment's hesitation, I decided to keep it and read it. And I'm very ...more
Jul 04, 2017
Jul 04, 2017
 
The Summer Prince
3.59
it was amazing
I read this in one sitting because I literally could not put it down. It blew me away.

PoCs, everywhere. Gay, lesbian, and bisexual characters everywhe
...more
Mar 04, 2013
Jul 09, 2012
 
Red Rising (Red Rising, #1)
4.26
it was ok
There are enough people raving about this book all over the net that I don't think I have to add my two cents: there's absolutely no denying that Red ...more
Mar 11, 2014
Mar 08, 2014
 
A Tyranny of Queens (Manifold Worlds, #2)
4.21
it was amazing
I am not used to sequels surpassing the first installments - it doesn't happen often - but gods, it did this time. I could not put this down. I swear ...more
Jun 16, 2017
Jun 15, 2017
 
Hanging by a Thread
3.24
really liked it
I LOVED this book. If it had been a little less detective-y I would have loved it a lot more, but that's personal preference only. As a book, it compl ...more
Sep 28, 2012
Sep 27, 2012
 
The Cold Commands (A Land Fit for Heroes, #2)
3.93
really liked it
I remember reading this for the first time when it was released, and for some reason not enjoying it nearly as much as I'd liked Steel Remains. Well, ...more
Aug 16, 2016
Aug 13, 2016
 
An Accident of Stars (Manifold Worlds, #1)
3.74
really liked it
The first thing that needs saying, unfortunately, is that the e-book edition is absolutely riddled with typos; I marked over 50 on my Kindle. This is ...more
Jun 15, 2017
Jun 11, 2017
 
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn (Eon, #1)
3.98
it was amazing
I don't often write reviews, but Eon demands one: it's so good, so beautiful, so damn amazing that it would be a crime not to let other people know ab ...more
Sep 06, 2012
Sep 01, 2012
 
Deep Blue (Waterfire Saga, #1)
3.81
did not like it
The cruellest kind of story is the one that starts so beautifully. Where the beginning pages fly by so quickly they blur, and your heart begins to pou ...more
May 08, 2014
Apr 29, 2014
 
The Blood of the Hoopoe (The Gaia Chronicles, #3)
4.30
it was amazing
I have this quirk where it takes me a long time to read books I'm really excited about. I pre-order, but they sit on my Kindle for months - sometimes ...more
Jun 10, 2017
May 19, 2017
 
Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales
3.78
Sarah Rees Brennan's wonderful story was really the only one worth reading. That was a solid five stars and almost worth the price of the entire antho ...more
Sep 09, 2014
May 03, 2014
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