Recommendations: female-led high fantasy

You know what's awesome? The fact that there's so much amazing female-led fantasy out there that I had trouble narrowing this list down. But here it is! My top high fantasy novels that feature female protagonists! High fantasy is categorized as fantasy set in a world entirely separate from our own, so this list won't … Continue reading Recommendations: female-led high fantasy

Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Author: Tomi Adeyemi Published March 6, 2018 by Henry Holt Books 525 pages Genre: YA fantasy Date finished: April 3, 2018 goodreads Summary Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls.  But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under … Continue reading Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Review: The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale

Published May 1, 2005 by Bloomsbury Childrens 383 pages Genre: fantasy/fairy tale/retelling Date finished: Feb. 6, 2018 goodreads   Summary Anidori-Kiladra Talianna Isilee, Crown Princess of Kildenree, spends the first years of her life under her aunt's guidance learning to communicate with animals. As she grows up Ani develops the skills of animal speech, but … Continue reading Review: The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale