Author: Austine

Sunday FUNday #Giveaway Round-Up 9/17-9/23

September 17, 2017 | Giveaway by Austine
Sunday FUNday #Giveaway Round-Up 9/17-9/23

Hello, friends! Can you believe it’s already mid-September? Where has the month gone?! If y’all are familiar with the blog, you may recall some of the times I’ve featured giveaway round-ups sporadically over the last few months. I’d like to start making that a more regular feature here on NovelKnight with a weekly post featuring as many giveaways as I can find (and that y’all […]

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Review – Blackwing by Ed McDonald

September 16, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Blackwing by Ed McDonald

I went into this book wanting to love it but with the expectation that it would disappoint me because that’s how reading has gone for me lately. Perhaps not the best mindset to have before starting but it did set me up to be pleasantly surprised when I became hooked from the first page. My second grimdark fantasy of the year (see my rave review […]

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Out with the Old, In with the New #Giveaway!

September 15, 2017 | Giveaway by Austine
Out with the Old, In with the New #Giveaway!

I’ve thought a lot over the last day or so about the whole Twitter account dilemma and how I wanted to think about it. At first, I was certainly not happy. Upset. Angry. Worried of what would happen next. And then I remembered why I started blogging (and therefore my social media presence) and it came back to books and a love for reading. And […]

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Review – Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore

September 14, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore

I’m definitely one of the black sheep when it comes to Wild Beauty. Despite every attempt to love this book, I struggled to get through it. This is one of those books where the prose is gorgeous. . . but it covered up flat characters. My biggest problem with Wild Beauty is that I couldn’t care less about the characters. They were beautifully created. I can’t speak to […]

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Review – Berserker by Emmy Laybourne

September 13, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Berserker by Emmy Laybourne

I had such high hopes for this book. To be honest, I was sold the second I read “old Norse gods” in the synopsis. I’m such a sucker for anything related to Norse mythology so I couldn’t wait to get my hands on Berserker. And while it wasn’t a bad read by any means, it didn’t really spark any strong interest in me either. So. Berserker is […]

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