Book review | The House in the Cerulean sea, TJ Klune

Book description A magical island. A dangerous task. A burning secret. Linus Baker leads a quiet, solitary life. At forty, he lives in a tiny house with a devious cat and his old records. As a Case Worker at the Department in Charge Of Magical Youth, he spends his days overseeing the well-being of children … Lire la suite Book review | The House in the Cerulean sea, TJ Klune

Review | Ghost Wood Song, Erica Waters

Reps: bi MC, lesbian supportive character, lesbian side character. Cws & TWs: graphic death, grief, mention of child abuse, mention of child death, alcoholism, mention of sexual assault, drug use, police brutality.Version françaice: //Niveau VO: Intermédiaire. ★★ (please refer to my rating system for more informations) "If I could have a fiddle made of Daddy’s … Lire la suite Review | Ghost Wood Song, Erica Waters

Review | The Crowns of Croswald, D.E.Night

Big thanks to Netgalley, @author.denight and @danielastoriesuntoldpress for sending me a digital copy of this book! TWs & CWs: mention of death of a loved one.Reps: //VF: //Niveau anglais: Facile. ★★★ In Croswald, the only thing more powerful than dark magic is one secret…For sixteen years Ivy Lovely has been hidden behind an enchanted boundary … Lire la suite Review | The Crowns of Croswald, D.E.Night

Review | Spellhacker, M.K. England

TWs & CWs: sickness/virus, mention of death of parents. Reps: Queer (primarily sapphic) MC, non-binary love interest, bi secondary character, widowed lesbian bakery owner, elderly science husbands. (via the author's FAQ).VF: //Niveau VO: Facile. ★★★★ In Kyrkarta, magic—known as maz—was once a freely available natural resource. Then an earthquake released a magical plague, killing thousands and … Lire la suite Review | Spellhacker, M.K. England

Review | The Priory of the Orange Tree, Samantha Shannon

VF par les éditions de Saxus Reps: wlw main couple, mlm side couple. Queer and POC character cast, but specificities aren't mentioned.TWs & CWs: death, poison, murder, torture and mention of torture. Mention of death of a loved one. Grief.VF: "Le Prieuré de l'Oranger" chez De SaxusNiveau VO: Intermédiaire - Difficile. ★★★★★ A world divided. … Lire la suite Review | The Priory of the Orange Tree, Samantha Shannon

Review | The Boneless Mercies

Reps: POC characters.TWs & CWs: drug, murder, death, mention of torture, torture, PTSD depiction.VF: //Niveau VO: Facile - Intermédiaire. ★★★★ A dark standalone YA fantasy about a band of mercenary girls in search of female glory.Frey, Ovie, Juniper, and Runa are the Boneless Mercies—girls hired to kill quickly, quietly, and mercifully. But Frey is weary … Lire la suite Review | The Boneless Mercies

Review | Dark and deepest red, Anna-Marie McLemore

Reps: Romani MCs, trans side character, lesbian side characters, wlw side romance.TWs & CWs: racist behaviours (anti-Romani), sexist and transphobic behaviours, violence, mention of blood, near executionVF: //Niveau d'anglais: Difficile. ★★ Summer, 1518. A strange sickness sweeps through Strasbourg: women dance in the streets, some until they fall down dead. As rumors of witchcraft spread, … Lire la suite Review | Dark and deepest red, Anna-Marie McLemore

Review | The Past and Other Things that Should Stay Buried

Reps: Gay MC, transgender Gay side character, mlm.TWs: death, blood, loss / mort, sang, deuil.VF: non disponible.Niveau d'anglais: intermédiaire. ★★★★ A good friend will bury your body, a best friend will dig you back up.Dino doesn’t mind spending time with the dead. His parents own a funeral home, and death is literally the family business. … Lire la suite Review | The Past and Other Things that Should Stay Buried