Book review: Sawkill Girls

Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand From Goodreads Who are the Sawkill Girls? Marion: the new girl. Awkward and plain, steady and dependable. Weighed down by tragedy and hungry for love she’s sure she’ll never find. Zoey: the pariah. Luckless and lonely, hurting but hiding it. Aching with grief and dreaming of vanished girls. Maybe she’s … Continue reading Book review: Sawkill Girls

Deciding the fate of overused tropes in fantasy

I love a good fantasy novel. I don't read it a ton, but when I do, I generally enjoy it. But there are some tropes in fantasy that are overused. That's not necessarily a bad thing. Tropes are tropes for a reason: they make a plot interesting. But I thought it'd be fun to go … Continue reading Deciding the fate of overused tropes in fantasy

Recommendations for… fantasy for those who don’t read fantasy

Even though I participate in giving Monthly Recommendations, I thought I would start my own where every couple weeks I give recommendations for a specific topic. Today I'm doing recommendations for fantasy books for those who don't read fantasy. I think fantasy can be a hard genre to read if you're not into it, and I … Continue reading Recommendations for… fantasy for those who don’t read fantasy

Standalone Sunday/Underrated books: I, Coriander

Standalone Sunday is a feature created here where each Sunday you feature a standalone book (not part of a series) that you loved or would recommend! Underrated books is a feature I occasionally do where I highlight books I think are underrated (read my first one here!). Since I wanted to do this book, I figured I'd combine … Continue reading Standalone Sunday/Underrated books: I, Coriander