“Winterwood” by Jacey Bedford

“Winterwood” by Jacey Bedford

Winterwood by Jacey Bedford is the first book in the Rowankind series. It features a strong female protagonist, angry fae, and pirates, which are an excellent combination. Although it’s the […]

“Oathkeeper” by J.F. Lewis

“Oathkeeper” by J.F. Lewis

Oathkeeper is the second installment in J.F. Lewis’ Grudgebearer Trilogy.  Kholster was once the leader of the Aern, a slave race created by the mad sorcerer Uled in order to fight […]

“Acorna” by Anne McCaffrey

“Acorna” by Anne McCaffrey

  I’ve loved Anne McCaffrey ever since I first discovered her Crystal Singer trilogy when I was in high school.  I’ve long admired McCaffrey’s ability to bring to life strong […]

“The Jewel” by Amy Ewing

“The Jewel” by Amy Ewing

  The Jewel is a young adult novel set in a world where the privileged social class has become so inbred that they can no longer have their own children.  […]

“Kindred” by Octavia Butler

“Kindred” by Octavia Butler

  Earlier in the week I went on a post-finals book buying binge and picked up a novel by Octavia Butler.  A lot of people recommended that I also read “Kindred,” […]