Dragons and tigers and elves, oh my! || Sinister Magic Review

Dragons and tigers and elves, oh my! || Sinister Magic Review

Initial Thoughts This. This has potential. I'm loving Val and her wonderful snark. I'm loving Sindari her spirit tiger animal thing. I'm loving the urban fantasy feel and whyyyy haven't I gotten back on THAT bandwagon, I wonder? SINISTER MAGIC by Lindsay Buroker February 2020 Urban fantasy Rated: 3.5 / 5 cookies copy provided by [...]

Steampunk Madness and Matriarchs || Monstress, Vol. 1 Review

Steampunk Madness and Matriarchs || Monstress, Vol. 1 Review

Initial Thoughts:  A speculative Asia during the 1900s with a largely matriarchal society on BOTH sides of a brutal human-beast war? New. Favorite. Series. EVER. MONSTRESS, VOL. 1 by Marjorie M. Liu (author), Sana Takeda (illustrator) Image Comics, July 2016 Graphic novel, science fiction, fantasy Rated: 5 / 5 cookies e-ARC provided by NetGalley Set in [...]

TTT: Favorite Heroines

TTT: Favorite Heroines

Oh, boy. I have a lot of favorite heroines. Actually, chances are if I rate a fantasy at four or five stars, it's because the story had a kickass heroine that easily became one of my favorites at the time. Since I make it out of my way to read a lot of the female [...]