Audiobook Review: ‘Hotel Magnifique’

This one intrigued me, as its marketed for fans of Caraval and The Night Circus - I enjoyed both of those stories, and I feel thats accurate marketing! A magical traveling hotel - sign me up. Title: Hotel MagnifiqueAuthor: Emily J. TaylorSeries: StandaloneGenres: Fantasy Goodreads Summary While I feel the marketing of Caraval meets Night… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘Hotel Magnifique’

Audiobook Review: ‘This Vicious Grace’

I've been anticipating This Vicious Grace since I learned about it by meeting the author at YALLFest in November and the time has finally come! Netgalley granted me an audio arc and I really enjoyed this one. Title: This Vicious GraceAuthor: Emily Thiede Series: The Last Finestra #1Genres: Fantasy, RomanceRelease Date: June 28, 2022 Goodreads Summary… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘This Vicious Grace’

Audiobook Review: ‘An Arrow to the Moon’

After reading and loving The Astonishing Color of After, I was eager to read more of Pan's incredible writing. This one was in a different format than I expected and I think that affected how I felt about it... Title: An Arrow to the MoonAuthor: Emily X.R. PanSeries: StandaloneGenres: Fantasy, Romance, Retelling Goodreads Summary An… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘An Arrow to the Moon’

Audiobook Review: ‘Book of Night’

You had me at Holly Black. I am a huge fan of Holly's Cruel Prince series so I was eager to read her adult debut novel. Title: Book of NightAuthor: Holly BlackSeries: Standalone (?)Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal Goodreads Summary Unfortunately this one did not work for me. If this wasn't Holly Black, I very likely would… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘Book of Night’

Audiobook Review: ‘Only A Monster’

I've been eyeing this one for a while and I was excited to learn it would be the January Fairyloot pick! I decided to join the readalong which was end of February/early March and readalongs always make things more fun. Title: Only A MonsterAuthor: Vanessa LenSeries: Monsters #1Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal Goodreads Summary Only A Monster… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘Only A Monster’

Audiobook Review: ‘A Dark and Starless Forest’

I haven't seen this one talked about much, but it really should be! If you're looking for something a little darker with magic and found family, this is the story for you! There is no romance in this but it is very LGBTQ+ friendly. Title: A Dark and Starless ForestAuthor: Sarah HollowellSeries: StandaloneGenres: Fantasy, Contemporary… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘A Dark and Starless Forest’

Audiobook Review: ‘The Bone Spindle’

This Indiana Jones meets Sleeping Beauty adventure story was just released in January, and I'm glad I was able to get it to not long after release! Title: The Bone SpindleAuthor: Leslie VedderSeries: The Bone Spindle #1Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Witches Goodreads Summary This is an adventure story you really have to be in the right… Continue reading Audiobook Review: ‘The Bone Spindle’