A Light in the Desert – Anne Montgomery

  *I received a free copy of this novel, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  As a Vietnam veteran and former Special Forces sniper descends into the throes of mental illness, he latches onto a lonely pregnant teenager and a group of Pentecostal zealots … Continue reading A Light in the Desert – Anne Montgomery

The Queen’s Heart – Jennifer Haskin

    *I received a free copy of this novel, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*       Blurb:  The warrior princess now understands her purpose. Fale must find the machine that will set her people free, before it falls into the hands of the … Continue reading The Queen’s Heart – Jennifer Haskin

The Emperor’s War (Tales of Tzoladia #3) – R. A. Denny

  *I received a free copy of this novel, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Let the battle begin! The vast Tzoladian army clashes with the Karsonian confederation in the valley of Mt. Sarmos. But the stakes are higher than a mere fight for … Continue reading The Emperor’s War (Tales of Tzoladia #3) – R. A. Denny

Smoke and Key – Kelsey Sutton

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to NetGalley and Entangled Publishing (Teen). The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A sound awakens her. There's darkness all around. And then she's falling... She has no idea who or where she is. Or why she's dead. The only clue … Continue reading Smoke and Key – Kelsey Sutton

The Emperor’s Trap (Tales of Tzoladia #2) – R. A. Denny

  *I received a free copy of this novel, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Before I start, I just wanted to note that this book was previously 'Captives' and was book 3 in the Mud, Rocks and Trees series.  I will turn to the author's own … Continue reading The Emperor’s Trap (Tales of Tzoladia #2) – R. A. Denny

Sour Fruit – Eli Allison

  *I received a free copy of this novel, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Onion is snatched. She wakes up chained to an armpit of a river city, earmarked for a skin-trader called The Toymaker. Surrounded by a creeping rot she has just … Continue reading Sour Fruit – Eli Allison

The Boy Who Stole Time – Mark Bowsher

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb: When 12-year-old Krish finds out his mum is dying, he is desperate to give her more time to live. This leads to a deal with a devil-like creature to travel … Continue reading The Boy Who Stole Time – Mark Bowsher

Berlin Butterfly: Ensnare – Leah Moyes

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   RECIPIENT OF THE B.R.A.G. MEDALLION Blurb:  Stay or flee? Life or family? An impossible choice.  It's Aug 13, 1961, in Berlin Germany. Nationale Volksarmee soldiers roll barbed wire across the … Continue reading Berlin Butterfly: Ensnare – Leah Moyes

A Curse So Dark and Lonely – Brigid Kemmerer

    *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to NetGalley and Bloomsbury. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   In a lush, contemporary fantasy retelling of Beauty and the Beast, Brigid Kemmerer gives readers another compulsively readable romance perfect for fans of Marissa Meyer. Fall in love, … Continue reading A Curse So Dark and Lonely – Brigid Kemmerer

The Twisted Tree – Rachel Burge

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Bonnier Zaffre and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Martha can tell things about a person just by touching their clothes, as if their emotions and memories have been absorbed into the material. It started the day … Continue reading The Twisted Tree – Rachel Burge