Series: Shades of Magic

Review – A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab
In Book Review
February 23, 2017

Review – A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab

How does someone review the most emotional, roller coaster ride of a series conclusion they’ve ever read? In truth? I’m not really sure but I have a lot of feels that I’m struggling to put into words. I adored A Darker Shade of Magic when I first visited the four Londons of V.E. Schwab’s world. It quickly made my list of must-read […]

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Ten Books Set Outside of the United States
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July 19, 2016

Ten Books Set Outside of the United States

I really had to think about this one. Considering how much fantasy I read, this should’ve been pretty easy since a lot of those books aren’t even set on this earth (that counts, right?) but I tried to pick titles that are alternate worlds to our own set around the world. Some of these are a stretch, with only part […]

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Review – A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab
In Book Review
July 10, 2016

Review – A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

CAUTION: This book is not for the faint of heart. Prepare yourself for soul-crushing, emotional trauma that can only be relieved by the words of a book yet to be released. For your safety, do not attempt other activities during or post-reading. Despite all its failings so far, 2016 is kicking ass in the book world. So many great titles […]

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Review – A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab
In Book Review
April 7, 2016

Review – A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

A man who walks through walls. A cross-dressing thief hidden in shadows. A London by any other name color. Schwab’s first book in the Shades of Magic series is one of the most captivating fantasies I’ve read to date. The worlds Kell visits intrigue and inspire a whole new kind of magic. Kell is an Antari, one of two throughout […]

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