After Alina discovered the Darkling’s plan in Shadow and Bone, she and Mal decide to flee Ravka. But the Darkling has eyes everywhere and it isn’t long before they realize just how difficult it is to thwart his search.
In Ravka, all children are tested at a young age to determine if they possess magical powers. Those who have this ability train as Grisha. Alina, who’s never been good at anything, is a mapmaker in the First Army.
This book was a slow, exquisite burn. It teased me and left me longing for more. There was sorrow, desperation, longing, questioning, soul-searching, relief, and betrayal.
In the first installment in a series by the same name, A Court of Thorns and Roses is a fantasy novel about hardship, prejudice, hope, love, and loyalty. Feyre is a nineteen-year-old young woman who lives in a hovel with and is the sole provider for her sisters and father.
It’s hard to believe that the first quarter of 2021 has come to an end. Yet here we are! To mark this passage of time, I thought I’d share what books I bought during January to March. I usually borrow most of my books from the library for several reasons: I’m space-limited; I’m critical of […]
“My name is Sunny Nwazue and I confuse people.” Twelve-year-old Sunny Nwazue lives in Nigeria, but was born in New York City. She’s American and Igbo (an ethnic group in Nigeria); Black with light yellow hair, hazel eyes, and very light skin due to albinism; and sees visions in candle flames about the end of the world.