Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier (Blackthorn & Grim #1) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Roc on November 2, 2014 Audiobook: Brilliance Audio narrated by Scott Aiello, Natalie Gold, & Nick Sullivan Source: Purchased In exchange for help escaping her long and wrongful imprisonment, embittered magical healer Blackthorn has vowed to set aside her bid for vengeance against the
Anya’s Ghost by Vera Brosgol Genre: YA, Fantasy Publisher: First Second on June 7, 2011 Source: Borrowed Anya could really use a friend. But her new BFF isn’t kidding about the “Forever” part. Anya’s Ghost is a ghost story with heart. When teenage Russian immigrant Anya thinks that her life can’t get any worse, she
Grave Witch (Alex Craft #1) by Kalayna Price Genre: Urban Fantasy Publisher: Roc on September 5, 2010 Source: Purchased Grave witch Alex Craft can speak to the dead, but that doesn’t mean she likes what they have to say. Alex Craft is the owner – and sole employee – of Tongues for the Dead,
THESE BROKEN STARS by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner is everything I normally love about YA romance: dual POVs with distinct narrative voices, nuanced characters, and my beloved friends-to-lovers trope. If I were to review the first 60% of the book, I would give it 4 stars and call it a day…but sadly I thought the last half of the book was a hot mess.