Scarlett and Donatella are sisters who dream of escaping their grim reality and attending the yearly magic performance known as Caraval.
I haven't been able to review anything for a while now (apart from Zombie Abbey, I've been reading a whole lot of literary theory for class), so I figured I'd answer a bookish tag.
On a remote island off the coast of Russia lives a special girl with magical powers; she is the only enchantress in the whole country. Training with her father day in and day out, Vika hones her skills for her future job.
I bought a bunch of new books in the last three months, so I thought I'd share what I picked up, along with my plans for getting through this new pile of goodies! The Conqueror's Saga by Kiersten White I've been eyeballing this series for a while and now I finally decided to get it. … Continue reading Book Haul! (Dec/Jan/Feb)
A review of what I read in January, complete with stats to make it more colourful!
After the great battle between Vasya and the Bear, and her father's sacrifice to save her life, Vasya finds herself alone and unwanted in the world.
In a land where winter is unforgiving and harsh beyond imagination, household spirits and characters from the old fairy tales live and thrive.
All is not well in the world, as manifested by a sudden prolongation of nighttime in Brooklyn.
Jude and her sister were cruelly torn from the homes when they were very young, and thrust into a world so dangerous that they must conform and blend in, or risk losing their heads.
When a proposition arises in the form of a substantial amount of money, Kaz simply can't refuse.