Beat the Backlist Series Review | Vicious by V.E. Schwab

Vicious by V.E. Schwab Villains #1 Science Fiction Tor | September 24, 2013 About the book: Victor and Eli started out as college roommates—brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other. In their senior year, a shared research interest in adrenaline, near-death experiences, and seemingly supernatural events reveals an intriguing […]

Review | Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab

About the Book: THE WORLD IS BREAKING. AND SO ARE THEY. KATE HARKER isn’t afraid of monsters. She hunts them. And she’s good at it. AUGUST FLYNN once yearned to be human. He has a part to play. And he will play it, no matter the cost. THE WAR HAS BEGUN. THE MONSTERS ARE WINNING. Kate will […]

Happy Halloween with a MONSTER review!

I knew as soon as I finished Shades of Magic I’d be binging Victoria Schwab’s backlist of books.  Everything about Shades of Magic was so epic, so exciting and original, I knew it wasn’t a fluke.  I also knew that the next series I wanted to try was Monsters in Verity.  Look at it!  It’s […]

Review | A Conjuring of Light

About the Book: Witness the fate of beloved heroes – and enemies. THE BALANCE OF POWER HAS FINALLY TIPPED… The precarious equilibrium among four Londons has reached its breaking point. Once brimming with the red vivacity of magic, darkness casts a shadow over the Maresh Empire, leaving a space for another London to rise. WHO […]

Review | A Gathering of Shadows

About the Book: It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell’s possession. Four months since his path crossed with Delilah Bard. Four months since Prince Rhy was wounded, and since the nefarious Dane twins of White London fell, and four months since the stone was cast with Holland’s dying body […]

Review | A Darker Shade of Magic

About the Book: Kell is one of the last travelers–magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel universes connected by one magical city. There’s Grey London, dirty and boring, without any magic, and with one mad King–George III. Red London, where life and magic are revered–and where Kell was raised alongside Rhy Maresh, […]