Review: 3 Stars

Book Review: WICKED SAINTS by Emily A. Duncan

Despite the haunting setting and skillful world-building, Wicked Saints fails to deliver on its essential promises. Three stars for a clumsy, frustrating fantasy. A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the…

Four and a Half Mini-Reviews

I have five books here that aren’t going to get full reviews but deserve at least a mention. I’ve got a three, two fours, and two fives coming in one post. Here we go!

Book Review: INTERNMENT by Samira Ahmed

Internment reaches for lofty subject matter, but is more like a Twitter thread than a story: a collection of rants straight from the author, funneled through stick-figure characters so it can pretend to be a novel. Poorly written and frustrating. One star.