Book #49: Air and Ash by Alex Lidell

Born to privilege. Trained for command. Destined for danger. After a lifetime of training, seventeen-year-old Princess Nile Greysik, a lieutenant on the prestigious Ashing navy flagship, sails into battle with one vital mission--and fails. Barred from the sea and facing a political marriage, Nile masquerades as a common sailor on the first ship she can… Continue reading Book #49: Air and Ash by Alex Lidell

Book #38: The Master Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg

Throughout her studies, Ceony Twill has harbored a secret, one she’s kept from even her mentor, Emery Thane. She’s discovered how to practice forms of magic other than her own — an ability long thought impossible. While all seems set for Ceony to complete her apprenticeship and pass her upcoming final magician’s exam, life quickly… Continue reading Book #38: The Master Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg

Book #32: Cakespell by Gaby Triana

15-year-old Rose Zapata is an aspiring professional baker (with a secret crush) who's only seen love in the movies. But all that changes when she discovers her late grandmother's vintage baking tools in her grandpa's closet. Along with a family secret: Rose is a witch--a kitchen witch. And after accidentally releasing her nana's matchmaking "Cakespell,"… Continue reading Book #32: Cakespell by Gaby Triana

book #88: The Paper Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg

Ceony Twill arrives at the cottage of Magician Emery Thane with a broken heart. Having graduated at the top of her class from the Tagis Praff School for the Magically Inclined, Ceony is assigned an apprenticeship in paper magic despite her dreams of bespelling metal. And once she’s bonded to paper, that will be her… Continue reading book #88: The Paper Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg

Book #42: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

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… Continue reading Book #42: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Book #73: Nine Candles of Deepest Black by Matthew S. Cox

She saw it coming. She knew it would happen―but no one believed her. Almost a year after tragedy shattered her family, sixteen-year-old Paige Thomas can’t break free from her guilt. Her mother ignores her, doting on her annoying little sister, while her father is a barely-functioning shell. He hopes a move to the quiet little… Continue reading Book #73: Nine Candles of Deepest Black by Matthew S. Cox

Book 66 of 2015: Lumiere’ by Jacqueline E. Garlick

One determined girl. One resourceful boy. One miracle machine that could destroy everything. After an unexplained flash shatters her world, seventeen-year-old Eyelet Elsworth sets out to find the Illuminator, her father’s prized invention. With it, she hopes to cure herself of her debilitating seizures before Professor Smrt—her father’s arch nemesis—discovers her secret and locks her… Continue reading Book 66 of 2015: Lumiere’ by Jacqueline E. Garlick

Book 59 of 2015: The Deathsniffer’s Assistant by Kate McIntyre

  The Deathsniffer’s Assistant is a fantasy novel with a unique pseudo-Edwardian setting and a murder mystery twist. What’s not to love about floating castles, eccentric lady detectives, and a protagonist who judges everyone by the quality of their shoes! After losing his parents in the Floating Castle Incident, the sensitive and mannered Chris Buckley… Continue reading Book 59 of 2015: The Deathsniffer’s Assistant by Kate McIntyre