The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

"...a creature loped from the woods..It had a pale body and crept on all fours, with claws as long as one of her fingers. It was pink around the eyes and around its too-wide mouth, which was filled with jagged, shark like teeth." (Black, p. 40). Faeries have always been cute, spritely creatures of  happy… Continue reading The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

"Everything's a story. You are a story--I am a story..." (Burnett, p. 92). A Little Princess is a timeless classic; an enchanting tale. It is full of magic and wonder. This book is the epitome of imagination and childhood fancy. The Plot: Seven-year-old Sara Crewe has always been a princess at heart, as well as… Continue reading A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Space Between the Stars by Anne Corlett

The Space Between the Stars will take you on a journey of heart and faith. This isn’t your average “end of the world” type story. The human population wasn’t killed by a “zombie” virus, a war, or a normal apocalypse situation. The human population was almost wiped out from a flu-like virus that spread like… Continue reading The Space Between the Stars by Anne Corlett

Heartless by Marissa Meyer (mild spoilers)

"Such a heart can't be mended. I hope I won't be tasked with keeping such a useless artifact for much longer." (Meyer, p. 440). Heartless is breathtaking and enchanting, prose for the senses. It is full of whimsy and poetry, passion and danger. You will be immersed in to the world that is Wonderland. Here… Continue reading Heartless by Marissa Meyer (mild spoilers)

A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab (Shades of Magic #3) (May contain spoilers)

"Pure magic has no self. It simply is, a force of nature, the blood of our world, the marrow of our bones. We give it shape, but we must never give it soul. -Master Tieren" (Schwab, p. 9) A Conjuring of Light is rich with magic and fantastical details. You will be further immersed in… Continue reading A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab (Shades of Magic #3) (May contain spoilers)