2019 releases · fantasy · YA

A King, His General, and His Monster: King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

It's no secret that I loved and adored the Six of Crows duology. It's also no secret that I really did not like the Shadow and Bone trilogy. Like, at all (as a matter of fact, here are my reviews for Shadow and Bone and Siege and Storm just so you can see). Which is… Continue reading A King, His General, and His Monster: King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

Wrap ups

January Wrap Up: In Which I Barely Read and Life Gets In the Way

Hello friends, welcome to my first ever reading wrap up! I don't know why I did not do these in the past, but I ran a poll on Twitter and everyone wanted me to start doing these, so who am I to object? Let's talk about the stuff I read in January. Which is oh… Continue reading January Wrap Up: In Which I Barely Read and Life Gets In the Way

fantasy · YA

Seriously, Everyone Needs to Get Themselves a Personality: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

“When people say impossible, they usually mean improbable.”  When I decided to reread Shadow and Bone (full review HERE) and continue on with this series, I did not necessarily expect to fall in love with it. But I did hope that it will at least be fun. Or that I would come to understand The… Continue reading Seriously, Everyone Needs to Get Themselves a Personality: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

fantasy · YA

Make It Russian and Call It Fantasy: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

"Like calls to like." You all know the Six of Crows duology is one of my favorite series in the world (Janel, refrain from insulting my reading taste, please lmao). And back when I decided to read it, I figured I should just start with the Grisha trilogy and then move to SoC. But I… Continue reading Make It Russian and Call It Fantasy: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

reading lists

Wylan van Eck’s Reading List

“What do you like?" "Music. Numbers. Equations. They're not like words. They ... they don't get mixed up." Welcome to the newest installment in my Reading Lists Feature, a series of posts where I compose reading lists for and inspired by different characters. These are all books that I feel fit into the character’s aesthetic and… Continue reading Wylan van Eck’s Reading List