Daughter of Smoke and Bone · Laini Taylor · Young Adult

Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1) by Laini Taylor

~Review~ This book is what I would call mediocre and I believe I am against popular opinion. I just wasn’t feeling it, despite the awesome characters and world-building. It really fell flat for me because the plot focused too much on romance and instant love is just irritating. The world was beautiful, well described and… Continue reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1) by Laini Taylor

Discworld · Terry Pratchett · Young Adult

Jingo (Discworld #21; City Watch #4) by Terry Pratchett

~Review~ Though my least favorite in the City Watch series so far, it is still a great addition. The plot wasn’t too interesting, and I disliked the exclusion of some characters; however, the pacing was great, there were some great scenes that had me laughing, and I seriously enjoyed Nobby as a woman. Even though… Continue reading Jingo (Discworld #21; City Watch #4) by Terry Pratchett

Alcatraz · Brandon Sanderson · Children

The Knights of Crystallia (Alcatraz #3) by Brandon Sanderson

~Review~ Although not as exciting as the first two books, this is still a great addition to the series. The world building and characters really make up for the mediocre plot and the writing is still just as witty. The cover is great and the inside illustrations help bring the book alive. Plot  Knights of… Continue reading The Knights of Crystallia (Alcatraz #3) by Brandon Sanderson