SORCERER TO THE CROWN by Zen Cho was everything I wanted: witty and fun with enough substance to prompt a thoughtful look at the representation of people of colour in historical fantasy.
Rae Carson’s WALK ON EARTH A STRANGER is a compelling and beautifully written YA historical fantasy that transports readers into the time of the U.S. gold rush. Carson impresses with a heroine to root for and a diverse cast of characters.
Alyxandra Harvey’s A BREATH OF FROST is a fantastic YA novel about witches, young love, and the most important magic of all – sisterhood. Hell yes, girl power!
A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan (Memoir by Lady Trent #1) Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fantasy Publisher: Tor Books on February 5th, 2013 Source: Purchased All the world, from Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, know Isabella, Lady Trent, to be the world’s preeminent dragon naturalist. As far as I’m aware, the style of