Of Princes and Promises [Sandhya Menon] *Spoiler Warning*

She felt forgiveness and she felt forgiven and that, too, was the magic of Rahul Chopra. Sandhya Menon's Of Princes and Promises is, thus far, the most disappointing book of 2021. It's been about a week since I finished it and I'm still mad. Because the truth is, this book had everything going for it.…

Cinders and Sparks: Magic at Midnight [Lindsey Kelk]

Just a tiny tickling in the tip-pity-tips of her fingers. I'm honestly not sure if I would have liked Lindsey Kelk's Cinders and Sparks: Magic at Midnight had I read it as a child, but I sure didn't love it now. If you're looking for an over the top fanciful (and mildly annoying) Cinderella retelling,…

The DNF Shelf; Goodreads Tips

Annoyed with Goodreads? Wish you had a shelf you could add dnf books to without having them in your "Read" shelf? You can have one! I've written about this before, but I'm often reminded that not everyone knows how this particular feature works. I've been using it for ages now, though, and I utterly love…

Reader Fox Recommends: All Our Yesterdays

“The truth is, the world is a fucked up place sometimes.” Oh, I don't think it's really possible for me to recommend Cristin Terrill's All Our Yesterdays enough. This is one of those books that just sort of shocks you the whole way through. And it does this well. This is a book I finished…