Short reviews on the three novellas/short stories currently in the Dead Djinn universe
Tag: Alternate History
ARC Review: THE KINGDOMS by Natasha Pulley
THE KINGDOMS is a historical fantasy set in an alternate universe of time slips that have seen the French win the Napoleonic wars.
Book Summary: SECRETS OF THE STARCROSSED by Clara O’Connor
A summary of the plot of SECRETS OF THE STARCROSSED
ARC Review: THE HATMAKERS by Tazmin Merchant (Middle Grade Monday)
THE HATMAKERS is a whimsical Middle Grade that blends magic into an alternate London.
Blog Tour Book Review: DANGEROUS REMEDY by Kat Dunn
This debut is a whirlwind of near-death encounters, half-thought-through plans, and heart-pounding action.
Book Review: CUCKOO SONG by Frances Hardinge
Genre: Fantasy/Horror/Historical Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: Standalone Synopsis: When Triss wakes up after an accident, she knows that something is very wrong. She is insatiably hungry; her sister seems scared of her and her parents whisper behind closed doors. She looks through her diary to try to remember, but the pages … Continue reading Book Review: CUCKOO SONG by Frances Hardinge
ARC Review: A DECLARATION OF THE RIGHTS OF MAGICIANS by H. G. Parry
A DECLARATION OF THE RIGHTS OF MAGICIANS is a stunning historical, political fantasy that had me reading until almost midnight to finish in one sitting.
Book Review: A SEASON OF SPELLS by Sylvia Izzo Hunter
A nice ending to the trilogy, with more plot than the previous instalment!
Book Review: LADY OF MAGICK by Sylvia Izzo Hunter
A slow plot, but fun world and lovely writing
Book Review: THE MIDNIGHT QUEEN by Sylvia Izzo Hunter
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA/A Star Rating: 4 stars Series: Yes - fist book of trilogy Synopsis: In the hallowed halls of Oxford’s Merlin College, the most talented—and highest born—sons of the Kingdom of Britain are taught the intricacies of magickal theory. But what dazzles can also destroy, as Gray Marshall is about to discover… … Continue reading Book Review: THE MIDNIGHT QUEEN by Sylvia Izzo Hunter