The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley (Book Review)

The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars Book synopsis: The empire of Annur is in turmoil after the treacherous murder of Sanlitun hui Malkeenian. Next in kin and in possession of the Unhewn Throne is his son, Kaden, who, living in the monastery of Ashk’lan hidden in the edge of…

Good Morning, Midnight by Lily Brooks-Dalton (Book Review)

Good Morning, Midnight by Lily Brooks-Dalton My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: As the sun finally makes an appearance in the vast plains of ice in the Arctic, Augustine looks back at his life thinking of the man he was before. He is old now, nearing the end of his…

The Summer That Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel (Book Review)

The Summer That Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: Fielding Bliss is a 13-year-old boy living in Breathed, Ohio and working along Mr. Elohim repairing roofs and steeples. It’s 1984 and summer has made its presence clear in Breathed. Fielding’s father, Autopsy Bliss, is a…