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Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
4.24
liked it
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Hype is a strange beast, and one that is certainly no stranger to this long-anticipated fantasy novel g
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Sep 07, 2015
Dec 15, 2011
 
Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass, #5)
4.58
liked it
Sooo... I think I am suffering from Maas fatigue. Between this series and ACOTAR, her stories are everywhere... and they are so reminiscent of one ano ...more
Sep 13, 2016
Dec 28, 2015
 
Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive, #2)
4.77
it was amazing
This book is made of FEELS and FLAILS and chills and epicness.

I sped through it in just under 18 hours, with 8 of those unable to read. It is GOOD. I
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Jan 31, 2016
Jan 13, 2012
 
Dust Girl (The American Fairy, #1)
3.47
really liked it
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"An unexpected delight" were the immediate words to pop into my head upon my all-too-soon completion of
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Dec 26, 2011
Nov 11, 2011
 
The Impostor Queen (The Impostor Queen, #1)
3.69
really liked it

This took me three tries and about 100 pages, but damn if it doesn't get really, really good.
Jan 02, 2016
Aug 15, 2015
 
The Janus Affair (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #2)
4.09
it was amazing
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I loved this. Absolutely. Frikkin. Loved it. I tried to draw out the experience and couldn't make mysel
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May 06, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2)
4.56
it was amazing
Just your basic teenage girl Rambo/MacGyver, fighting the battle of Thermopylae against mercenaries and mind-eating legged, fanged snakebeasts, in spa ...more
Feb 28, 2017
Jul 02, 2015
 
A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)
4.72
liked it
So this was a cracktastic, retconning mess of a book but I read it and loved it despite all the magical macguffins and that it was basically Clichea P ...more
May 21, 2016
Aug 06, 2015
 
Daughter of the Pirate King (Daughter of the Pirate King #1)
4.00
really liked it
Lots of fun, action, + clever, capable, cutthroat girl MC. Good beginning for series.

RTC.
Jan 16, 2017
Sep 17, 2015
 
The Guns Above (Signal Airship)
4.07
really liked it
This book begins and ends with a literal bang. It's beyond fun. It's... sorrycanthelpit... explosively entertaining. It's a fast fantasy and steampunk ...more
May 02, 2017
Jan 03, 2017
 
Queen of Hearts: The Crown (Queen of Hearts Saga, #1)
3.65
really liked it
Surprising and fun and really creative. The wait for book two -- as of yet unset, and it unnamed! -- may kill me.

Review to come, but this isn't one to
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Mar 03, 2014
Jan 28, 2014
 
The Storyspinner (The Keepers' Chronicles, #1)
3.84
really liked it
4.5/5

I NEED TO YELL MY FEELINGS AT PEOPLE WHO FAILED TO WARN ME ABOUT THE STORYSPINNER
Mar 19, 2015
Dec 29, 2013
 
Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass, #4)
4.60
it was amazing
HOLY SHIT SO MUCH AWESOME IN ONE BOOK CANNOT DEAL
Sep 14, 2015
Jan 21, 2015
 
Bright Smoke, Cold Fire (Bright Smoke, Cold Fire, #1)
3.31
really liked it
Anti-black sheep alert! (White sheep? Would we just call that a sheep? I digress....) Most of my friends have been disappointed by Hodge's third book; ...more
Oct 26, 2016
May 10, 2014
 
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.19
really liked it
Wow. A strong yet still likable character in a well-realized and exciting world? A romance that isn't cloying or saccharine sweet? Angelfall is a winn ...more
Dec 22, 2011
Nov 14, 2011
 
Shadowcaster (Shattered Realms, #2)
4.21
liked it
An improvement on Flamecaster by far, though it features far too many POVs -- some of which seem exceedingly random and unnecessary. Still, 3.5 becaus ...more
Feb 05, 2017
Oct 02, 2016
 
The Republic of Thieves (Gentleman Bastard, #3)
4.23
it was amazing
4.5

I loved this book. I love these characters. I love this world. They are all made of awesome, wrapped in win, covered in fantastic, and sprinkled wi
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Sep 29, 2013
Jan 31, 2011
 
Blythewood (Blythewood, #1)
3.88
really liked it
As a proud Blythian, Blytheus would approve of my reading this.
Aug 10, 2015
Apr 01, 2013
 
The Broken Kingdoms (The Inheritance Trilogy, #2)
4.04
it was amazing
In this, the second of her planned Inheritance trilogy, Jemisin once again delivers another captivating and wonderfully different fantasy story. The i ...more
Jun 18, 2011
Apr 10, 2011
 
Windwitch (The Witchlands, #2)
4.01
really liked it
Fun! Really builds on the foundation from Truthwitch and creates new momentum of its own while furthering the series' overall plot and creating a new ...more
Dec 29, 2016
Dec 20, 2016
 
The Abyss Surrounds Us (The Abyss Surrounds Us, #1)
4.01
really liked it
So this was really, really good. Skrutskie has a brilliant idea and executes it admirably well in her debut novel; the characters shine, the plot is i ...more
Apr 23, 2016
Oct 14, 2015
 
The Crown of Embers (Fire and Thorns, #2)
4.20
really liked it


Better than the first and getting better with each chapter. Character-wise, this series and Elisa have come very far -- with some to go, but kudos for
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Jul 23, 2015
Jun 09, 2011
 
Lair of Dreams (The Diviners, #2)
4.11
really liked it
This book is so good for a lot of reasons but one of them is that Bray doesn't shy away from facing some of the fucked up shit the U.S. did during thi ...more
Oct 24, 2015
Oct 02, 2012
 
The Wrath and the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn, #1)
4.19
liked it


So that was good-ish, but not totally perfect for me. Also overhyped, but I had a lot of fun with this retelling. I am also curious to see how the aut
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Jun 05, 2015
Jan 14, 2014
 
A Natural History of Dragons (The Memoirs of Lady Trent #1)
3.81
really liked it

This is half all manners and society and half DANGEROUS BEASTS IN THE WILD with an artistic and scientific lady adventurer.
Jul 26, 2015
Nov 17, 2012
 
Shadow Run (Kaitan Chronicles, #1)
3.79
really liked it
So much fun! RTC.
Jan 27, 2017
Jun 25, 2015
 
Glow (Sky Chasers, #1)
3.53
really liked it
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Glow is set in the semi-distant future, when mysterious circumstances have made "Old" Earth practically
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Jan 18, 2017
Jun 26, 2011
 
The Traitor Baru Cormorant
4.04
really liked it
"This is the truth. You will know because it hurts."
-foreword



Though some parts of this are dry and dense with theories and strategies for economics a
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Jan 04, 2016
Nov 20, 2015
 
Mage's Blood (Moontide Quartet, #1)
3.86
liked it
A lot of foundation, but that's to be expected with a series opener in epic fantasy. Still, inventive and unique (though the real-life counterparts ar ...more
Feb 16, 2014
Dec 29, 2013
 
A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5)
4.31
really liked it
Really a 4.5, but my jaw dropped at least three times so it's a 5 for goodreads. I'm still not sure it was worth 6 years of waiting, but well done Mr. ...more
Jun 26, 2016
Jan 23, 2011
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