r/fantasy Bingo 2017 · Review

Review | Burning Bright by Melissa McShane

Title: Burning Bright Author: Melissa McShane Published by: Curiosity Quills Press My rating: 3 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Purchased Content Warning: Death, manipulative parents, sexual harassment "In 1812, Elinor Pembroke wakes to find her bedchamber in flames—and extinguishes them with a thought. At 21, she is old to manifest magical talent, but… Continue reading Review | Burning Bright by Melissa McShane

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[Blog] Please Don’t Talk About Your Book: A Response to Censorship

An article by author Barbara Dee about her latest book, Star Crossed, an adorable middle grade romance about two girls performing a Shakespeare play at school, came across my dash this morning. I've seen this book talked about before. It's thought of as the first ever middle grade book to have a stated bisexual main character. Dee… Continue reading [Blog] Please Don’t Talk About Your Book: A Response to Censorship

Lady Classics · r/fantasy Bingo 2016 · Review

Review | Half a Lifelong Romance by Eileen Chang

Title: Half a Lifelong Romance Author: Eileen Chang Translator: Karen S. Kingsbury Published by: Anchor Where I got the book: Public Library My rating: 4 out of 5 stars One day on a book shop adventure I saw Half a Lifelong Romance and instantly fell in love. I love discovering new authors, translated fiction and the simplicity of… Continue reading Review | Half a Lifelong Romance by Eileen Chang

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[Review] Forbidden by Beverly Jenkins

Title: Forbidden Author: Beverly Jenkins Published by: Avon Books My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Public Library I love cowboy romances. Forget Regency England, western romances are my go-to, easy, comfort reads. But these types of books are so, so, so white. And if there is a person of colour… Continue reading [Review] Forbidden by Beverly Jenkins