Review of Rite of Revelation

Delightful craft. Expanding world. Flawed but growing characters. These phrases well summarize Rite of Revelation by Sarah Negovetich. SUMMARY (from back): Before you Stands the Future. The Cardinal plans to execute seventeen-year-old Rebecca Collins, just as soon as he gets what he needs to solidify his rule over the United Territories. Faced with certain death, RebeccaContinue reading “Review of Rite of Revelation”

Review of Rite of Rejection

Amazing writing. Evolving characters.  Engaging plot twists. This is how I summarize Sarah Negovetich’s debut novel, Rite of Rejection. SUMMARY: Straight-laced, sixteen-year-old Rebecca can’t wait for her Acceptance. A fancy ball, eligible bachelors, and her debut as an official member of society. Instead, the Machine rejects Rebecca. Labeled as a future criminal, she’s shipped off toContinue reading “Review of Rite of Rejection”

Review of Earth’s End

This book touched my emotions in so many ways! Earth’s End by Elise Kova made my emotions soar, just to turn them raw. Rarely have I felt a book so deeply. SUMMARY (from back): A woman awoken in air, a soldier forged by fire, a weapon risen from blood. Vhalla Yarl has made it to the warfront inContinue reading “Review of Earth’s End”

Review of Girl of Fire and Thorns

 How do we really know what to believe? This summarizes The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson. Summary: Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness. Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses. The one who has never done anything remarkable, and can’t see how she ever will. Now,Continue reading “Review of Girl of Fire and Thorns”

Review of Ice Like Fire

Dynamic characters. A destiny unfolds. Who will win as the pace accelerates and motivations and power are revealed? SUMMARY (from back): It’s been three months since the Winterians were freed and Spring’s king, Angra, disappeared—thanks largely to the help of Cordell. Meira just wants her people to be safe. When Cordellan debt forces the Winterians to dig theirContinue reading “Review of Ice Like Fire”