The Woman Who Rides Like a Man

  Alanna is oficially a Knight of Tortall. After the devestating conclusion to her confrontation with Duke Roger, she sets out to have an adventure with nothing more than the trusty Moonlight, Faithful, her blade Lightening, and her ever faithful manservant, Corram. Along the way she’s waylaid by a tribe of Bazhir. It isn’t long […]

Alanna: The First Adventure by Tamora Pierce

So I finally got around to starting the Song of the Lioness quartet by Tamora Pierce. I’m a huge fan of her work, but haven’t had a chance to read them all yet. This was Pierce’s first novel and kicked off the Tortallan universe. Alanna of Trebond has disguised herself as her twin brother so […]

The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas

The Assassin’s Blade is a collection of novella’s set before the events of the main series. They feature events the Celeana references throughout the first three novels explaining the details of the events. The first story tells how Celeana and Sam Cortland freed 300 slaves from the Pirate Lord Rolfe. The second, how Celeana helps […]

Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas

I finished Heir of Fire last week, just in time for Celebration. Heir of Fire continues the story of Celaena Sardothien. Celaena travels across the sea to Wndlyn and seeks her great aunt Maeve to obtain information on the Wyrdkeys and the Wyrdgate. Maeve only agrees to give them to her if she trains to […]

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Crown of Midnight is the second book in the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas. Celaena is now the King’s Champion. She must do his bidding for the next four years, and then she is officially free, her crimes forgiven. While in his service, she gives the impression she is loyal, and nothing […]