Tag: fae

Hunt the Fae by Natalia Jaster

Posted April 30, 2021 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Hunt the Fae by Natalia Jaster

Cards on the table: this might just be one of the rare times I have found myself lost for words. Hunt the Fae managed to exceed my enormous expectations and Juniper and Puck are rivalling Poet and Briar (from the Foolish Kingdoms series) and Wonder and Malice (from the Selfish Myths series) as my favourite pairing concocted from the devious mind of Natalia Jaster! Before I get into my review, […]

Kiss the Fae by Natalia Jaster

Posted November 5, 2020 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Kiss the Fae by Natalia Jaster

I am always anxious when I start a new series by an author I love. I worry about whether I will enjoy it as much as their other works, whether or not it will speak to me and capture my imagination. Going into Kiss the Fae I had a certain amount of trepidation. I have read many books about Fae (or Faeries) and have loved some and positively loathed others. […]

The Wicked King by Holly Black

Posted March 31, 2019 by Brin in Reviews / 2 Comments
The Wicked King by Holly Black

To say I was excited for this book would be a gross understatement. All I could think about since reading The Cruel Prince in January last year was this how much I wanted to read The Wicked King. Was it worth the wait? Hell yes! my review of The Wicked King Now, I read this immediately upon its release in January but I wanted to re-read it again before posting […]

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Posted May 12, 2018 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

To state I was excited to read ‘The Cruel Prince’ by Holly Black would be a gross understatement to say the least. I had previously read ‘The Darkest Part of the Forest’ and had completely and utterly fallen in love with the world and its characters. ‘The Cruel Prince’ is set in the same world. I did a happy dance round my living room when I found out (it wasn’t […]

Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

Posted August 29, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

Shadowfell is the first book in a new YA series by Juliet Marillier and although it was not quite as magical an experience as her earlier Sevenwaters series, it did not disappoint. This is the story of Neryn, a young girl with certain ‘canny’ gifts that have made her a target. She has had to keep hidden, never staying long in any one place for fear of discovery. She has heard of […]