A book that explores the various lives ruined by the gods in Greek mythology and how pitiful or hateful almost everyone in the mythology is.
A dangerous trek through the underworld where no one - and nothing - can be trusted
A book that gives voice to two women who have long been footnotes - or have only had the happy parts of their story told
Another fun entry to the series
Norse mythology from the perspective of a woman often left to footnotes
A book of two halves
An atmospheric book that's a bit too short.
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: possibly? Synopsis: Before you reject me, before you hate me, remember: I never asked to be Hel’s queen. Meet Hel, teenager and Queen of the Dead. Daughter of a giantess and a god. Sister to Fenrir the wolf and Jormungand the snake. This is her … Continue reading Book Review: THE MONSTROUS CHILD by Francesca Simon
I borrowed an ARC from my friend. It has not affected my opinions. Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: standalone Synopsis: The daughter of a star and a mortal, Sheetal is used to keeping secrets. Pretending to be "normal." But when an accidental flare of her starfire puts her human father … Continue reading ARC Review: STAR DAUGHTER by Shveta Thakrar
The third installment in the Pandava quartet does not disappoint. It's another fun ride through an alternate reality.