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Review: The Forgotten Beasts of Eld by Patricia A. McKillip

I’ve written about how much I love Patricia A. McKillip’s writing on this blog before and that sentiment only grows stronger with every book of hers I read. The Forgotten Beasts of Eld was originally published in 1974, and though … Continue reading

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Review: An Alchemy of Masques and Mirrors by Curtis Craddock

I’m not sure how this book popped up on my radar, but when I saw it on NetGalley the cover at least was familiar. And obviously, if the cover was familiar, it was because someone whose opinion I trust had … Continue reading

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Review: Miranda and Caliban by Jacqueline Carey

I haven’t read everything Jacqueline Carey has ever written, but I’ve read a decent chunk of it. And I’ve always liked it. Kushiel’s Legacy is one of my favorite series, one that I reread every couple of years. The Agent … Continue reading

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Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

I don’t really know why I’m surprised, but NetGalley is learning my tastes. I wouldn’t be surprised if somewhere in the back end of that site, there was a note in my profile that said, “Loves fairy tales!” Or maybe … Continue reading

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Review: Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan

Of all of Sarah Rees Brennan’s books, I had only read The Demon’s Lexicon before I read this one. I liked it, but because I read it when it first came out, by the time the next two books in … Continue reading

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Review: Kingfisher by Patricia A. McKillip

Patricia A. McKillip is one of my favorite authors. Without fail, at the end of every one of her books, I find myself thinking, “That was amazing. That was so beautiful. I honestly have no idea what I just read. … Continue reading

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Review: City of Blades by Robert Jackson Bennett

When I made the resolution to be healthy at the end of last year, I didn’t mean to let yoga and barre take over my life. I have actually been reading (though not as fast as I’d like), but not … Continue reading

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Review: An Apprentice to Elves by Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear

In the years since A Companion to Wolves came out, I have probably re-read it at least once a year. It has held a place on my list of favorite books and the list of books I re-read when I … Continue reading

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Review: The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman & Chris Riddell

I’ve been going crazy for three whole days. Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell’s most recent collaboration, The Sleeper and the Spindle, came out on Tuesday and I wouldn’t have the money for it until today, Friday—a day when I’ll be … Continue reading

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Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Full disclosure: I’ve only read one of Naomi Novik’s Temeraire series and while I thought the premise of them was interesting, at the same time it wasn’t what was really calling to me at that point in my life. (They … Continue reading

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