Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare

The second book in The Dark Artifices sees the Blackthorns and Emma Carstairs visited by the Centurians, elite Shadowhunters, in search of Malcolm Fade’s body. But that’s no the only reason the Centurians are there. Zara Dearborn, the prejudiced leader of the group wants to take the institute for herself and the Cohort, a group […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Meant to Read in 2018

Dangerous Deception by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl –  I was unable to get my hands on a copy of this until around Christmas. So I’m transferring it to a read for this year. I loved Beautiful Creatures and while Dangerous Creatures wasn’t as good, I want to read the conclusion and find out what […]

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare

Emma Carstairs is convinced her parent’s deaths had nothing to do with Sebastian Morgenstern. When mundanes and Fae are murdered in the same way, the Faerie Courts ask the Los Angeles Institute to investigate, and in return they’ll return Mark Blackthorn to his family. Emma, her parabatai Julian, Mark, and their friend Christina race against […]

City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

In the finale of the Mortal Instruments, Clary and company travel to Edom to stop Sebastian and his army of Endarkened Shadowhunters. The cost of stopping him will be high, and one of them will have to pay the ultimate price. We got some character deaths from the side characters, but the main six got […]

Beat the Backlist Challenge 2019

Like the last two years, I’ll be participating in this challenge hosted by the Novel Knight. The challenge has really helped me knock some series off my To Be Read list and stay on track for reading. If I already have a list of books I want to get to that year picked out, I’m […]

City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare

Jace is bound to Sebastian in a dark version of a parabatai bond. Kill Sebastian, and you kill Jace. Clary and their friends are determined to find a way to sever the bond before the Clave decides it doesn’t care if Jace dies in their quest to stop Sebastian before he can enact whatever dark […]