“‘Books, she has found, are a way to live a thousand lives—or to find strength in a very long one.’”
“The entire Scholomance series is a master work of storytelling, filled with memorable characters, an original world, complex personal politics, difficult choices with real consequences, an
“A gender-flip version of Faust, and also a haunting love story that will linger.”
“With affable characters intelligently written, it is the world-building that sets this book apart from the usual fare.”
“When a dangerous trick goes awry one evening and threatens to kill her, Thalia unexpectedly shape-shifts.
“New readers and seasoned veterans alike will enjoy this dive back into the land of talking unicorns, demon-dead queens, brooding sex, and the Blood politics that made the series a favorite
“As all good stories do, The Starless Sea immerses the reader in romance and adventure before finally arriving at a heart-warming, enchanting ending . . .”
In the fairy tale mashup Stain, Princess Lyra is born with skin so pale that it burns in the sun and so delicate it bruises just by touching.
“Jennifer Estep’s engaging style and a perfect balance of action and intrigue make this a strong first installment of a promising new fantasy series.”
“. . . begins with a good premise that dissolves into a disappointment . . .”
“A brilliant and fanciful young adult novel inspired by the supposed survival of Anastasia, daughter of the last Romonov ruler of Russia.”
“in dire need of a copy edit and therefore difficult to read.”
"reads like a writer having fun, which is always good to experience."
“Ellen Klages is an author with a true talent for storytelling and an eye for the beautiful detail.”
“This novel is sharp, sexy, and funny, with a heart that doesn’t quit.”
“No one knows when a ghost will appear or what it will do when it does.”