Book review: A Torch Against the Night (AEITA #2) by Sabaa Tahir

Title: A Torch Against the Night Series: An Ember in the Ashes #2 Author: Sabaa Tahir Daniela’s rating: 5 stars Laura’s rating: 5 stars Blurb: Elias and Laia are running for their lives. After the events of the Fourth Trial, Martial soldiers hunt the two fugitives as they flee the city of Serra and undertake a perilous journey through the heart of the Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf—the Empire’s most secure and...

Book review: An Ember in the Ashes (AEITA #1) by Sabaa Tahir

Title: An Ember in the Ashes Series: An Ember in the Ashes #1 Author: Sabaa Tahir Laura’s rating: 5 stars Daniela’s rating: 5 stars Blurb: Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear. It...

Book Review: This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity #1) by Victoria Schwab

Title: This Savage Song Author:  Victoria Schwab Laura’s rating: 4.5 stars Blurb: There’s no such thing as safe in a city at war, a city overrun with monsters. In this dark urban fantasy from author Victoria Schwab, a young woman and a young man must choose whether to become heroes or villains—and friends or enemies—with the future of their home at stake.  Kate Harker and August Flynn are the heirs to...

Book Review: Everless (Everless #1) by Sara Holland

Series: Everless Author: Sara Holland Laura’s rating: 5 stars Daniela’s rating: 5 stars Blurb: In the land of Sempera, time is extracted from blood and used as payment. Jules Ember and her father were once servants at Everless, the wealthy Gerling family’s estate, but were cast out after of a fateful accident a decade ago. Now, Jules’s father is reaching his last hour, and she will do anything to save him. Desperate...

Book Review: Tower of Dawn (Throne of Glass #6) by Sarah J. Maas

Title: Tower of Dawn Series: Throne of Glass Author: Sarah J. Maas Laura’s rating: 4.5 stars Daniela’s rating: 4 stars Blurb: Chaol Westfall has always defined himself by his unwavering loyalty, his strength, and his position as the Captain of the Guard. But all of that has changed since the glass castle shattered, since his men were slaughtered, since the King of Adarlan spared him from a killing blow, but left...

Book review: Isla And The Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3) by Stephanie Perkins

Title: Isla and the Happily Ever After Series: Anna and the French Kiss #3 Author: Stephanie Perkins Daniela’s rating: 3.5 stars Daniela’s review Blurb: Love ignites in the City That Never Sleeps, but can it last?  Hopeless romantic Isla has had a crush on introspective cartoonist Josh since their first year at the School of America in Paris. And after a chance encounter in Manhattan over the summer, romance might be closer than Isla...

Book review: Caraval (Caraval #1) by Stephanie Garber

Title: Caraval Series: Caraval #1 Author: Stephanie Garber Daniela’s rating: 5 stars Daniela’s review Blurb: Remember, it’s only a game… Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval—the faraway, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show—are over. But this year, Scarlett’s long-dreamt-of...

Book review: Consequence (The Confidence Game #2) by Rachel Higginson

Title: Consequence Series: The Confidence Game #2 Author: Rachel Higginson Daniela’s rating: 3.5 stars Daniela’s review *ARC provided by author in exchange for an honest review. If you haven’t read the first book of this series, you should not read this review, in case it has any spoilers.  Blurb: Consequence, the conclusion to Sayer and Caroline’s epic love story  Five years ago, I escaped a dangerous life I had always wanted to leave. I...

SERIES REVIEW: The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Clare

Series: The Infernal Devices Author: Cassandra Clare Laura’s rating: 5 stars   I’m very glad Daniela pushed me into reading The Infernal Devices series, particularly that she was willing to reread them with me so I could whine all I wanted. I enjoyed them so much, I laughed, I cried and I screamed. So, I decided I’m going to review the 3 books in this post....