Book Review: Reforged by Seth Haddon

Book Review: Reforged by Seth Haddon

Balen is the Prime paladin, sworn to protect the king, a position he gave up his relationship with Zavrius for, though the unexpected deaths of the royal family members have now made Zavrius king. With assassination attempts abound, the two men and their allies flee to figure out how to make sure Zavrius keeps his life and his throne, while also facing the feelings they still have for each...
 
Book Review: A Taste of Gold and Iron by Alexandra Rowland [Audiobook]

Book Review: A Taste of Gold and Iron by Alexandra Rowland [Audiobook]

🌟One of my faves!🌟 When an incident sees Prince Kadou nearly exiled and costs his guard his job, he's assigned a new guard, Evemer, who thinks the prince flighty and careless but will protect him nevertheless. But as they investigate a counterfeit crime, face danger, and spend more time together, Evemer realizes how wrong he was, and the two start developing...
 
Book Review: Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente [Audiobook]

Book Review: Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente [Audiobook]

🌟One of my faves!🌟 After an intergalactic war, the various sentient species in the galaxy decided to host a singing contest once every cycle in order to determine which species will be eliminated. When humans are forced to join, it's "electro-funk glamgrind" rockstar Decibel Jones who's chosen to perform and whisked away, along with bandmate Oort St. Ultraviolet, to meet aliens, avoid assassination attempts, and...
 
Book Review: Silk Fire by Zabé Ellor

Book Review: Silk Fire by Zabé Ellor

Koré is a male courtesan in a world where men are lesser, but he plans to use his skills and connections to make sure his awful father doesn't get the position of leadership he wants. But when Koré is given dragon magic, starts falling for two people whose love he's not sure he's worthy of, fights against necromancy, and learns of various political secrets, things get even more...
 
Book Review: Blooded by Nat Kennedy

Book Review: Blooded by Nat Kennedy

🌟One of my faves!🌟 Nick and his friends are attacked on the night of graduation from sorcery school, so they spend the next ten years trying to find and defeat the bad guy. Their professor, Byron, was made a vampire that night and has since been abandoned, told to keep watch in Austria. When Nick and friends stumble upon him, Nick and Byron are drawn to each other, and their connection might be what they both...
 
Book Review: Violet Reverie by Talbot Finch

Book Review: Violet Reverie by Talbot Finch

Nathan has always had the ability to hear and see things others didn't and to know things he couldn't know, and now his father has angrily sent him to live away from his family at their summer home. While there, Nathan befriends one of the servants and falls for the new groundskeeper, Peter, and with their support, he feels like his future might not be so hopeless after...