“The Awakened Kingdom” by N.K. Jemisin

the awakened kingdom

The Awakened Kingdom is a novella set in the same world as N.K. Jemisin’s Inheritance Trilogy.  The Three gods that rule the universe have been in mourning since the loss of their son Sieh, the Trickster God.  Hoping to fill the void, they give birth to a new godling who calls herself Schill.  Schill realizesRead more

The Kingdom of the Gods Readalong, Week 2

The Kingdom of the Gods

Hey everyone, and welcome to the second week of the readalong of N.K. Jemisin’s The Kingdom of the Gods, hosted by S Voss from Dab of Darkness, Lauren from Violin in a Void, Gabriella from Book Bound, and myself.  The reading schedule is as follows: The Kingdom of Gods – 575 pages Week 1 PrologueRead more

The Kingdom of the Gods Readalong, Week 1

Hey everyone, and welcome to the first week of the readalong of N.K. Jemisin’s The Kingdom of the Gods, hosted by S Voss from Dab of Darkness, Lauren from Violin in a Void, Gabriella from Book Bound, and myself.  The reading schedule is as follows: The Kingdom of Gods – 575 pages Week 1 PrologueRead more

The Broken Kingdoms Readalong, Week 3

The Broken Kingdoms

Hi everyone, and welcome to week three of The Broken Kingdoms readalong!  Today’s discussion questions were written by Lauren from Violin in a Void and cover chapters 11-16.  The following discussion will contain spoilers, so if you aren’t up to chapter 16 yet, then you might wanna wait until you are to read more. 1.Read more

The Broken Kingdoms Readalong, Week 2

The Broken Kingdoms

Hi everyone, and welcome to week two of The Broken Kingdoms readalong!  This week’s questions were written by Susan at Dab of Darkness and cover chapters 5-10. The following questions and discussion will contain spoilers and speculation.  If you haven’t read up to chapter 10, you may want to come back once you have. 1)Read more

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms Groupread, Final Questions & Wrap-Up

Happy holidays everyone!  Here are my (late) answers to the final round of discussion questions for N.K. Jemisin’s The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms.  I had a wonderful time revisiting this book, and I loved it just as much the second time. For anyone who is interested in continuing the series, we will be doing a readalongRead more

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms Readalong, Part III

Welcome to week three of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms readalong.  This week’s host is Andrea from The Little Red Reviewer. There will be readalongs of the second two books in N.K. Jemisin’s Inheritance Trilogy beginning in the new year.  Anyone who wants to join in is welcome, and you don’t have to have read TheRead more

“The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms” by N. K. Jemisin

  “The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms” by N. K. Jemisin tells the story of a young woman named Yeine Darr.  After her mother is murdered, she is summoned to Sky, the capital of the Arameri, by her grandfather, who is the ruler of the world.  The Arameri are renowned for their cruelty and have maintained absoluteRead more