Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor “Once upon a time, a sister made a vow she didn't know how to break, and it broke her instead. Once upon a time, a girl did the impossible, but she did it just a little too late.” When I finished Strange the Dreamer I was pretty sure I … Continue reading Mini-Reviews
Ready for the lines? "The deck of the French ship was slippery with blood, heaving in the choppy sea; a stroke might as easily bring down the man making it as the intended target. Laurence did not have time in the heat of the battle to be surprised at the degree of resistance, but even … Continue reading First Lines Friday
Burn by Patrick Ness Publication Date: June 2, 2020 Summary from Goodreads: On a cold Sunday evening in early 1957, Sarah Dewhurst waited with her father in the parking lot of the Chevron gas station for the dragon he’d hired to help on the farm… Sarah Dewhurst and her father, outcasts in their little town … Continue reading Of Dragons and Prophecy
Highfire by Eoin Colfer Publication Date: January 28, 2020 Summary from NetGalley: In the days of yore, he flew the skies and scorched angry mobs—now he hides from swamp tour boats and rises only with the greatest reluctance from his Laz-Z-Boy recliner. Laying low in the bayou, this once-magnificent fire breather has been reduced to … Continue reading Dragon in the Swamp!
The Princess Who Flew with Dragons by Stephanie Burgess Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Summary from NetGalley: Princess Sofia of Drachenburg is sick of being used for her older sister's political gains. At twelve years old, she's already been a hostage to invading dragons and promised to marry a wicked fairy. Now she's being sent … Continue reading Tales from the Chocolate Heart #3