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Audiobook Review: The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy (The Montague Siblings #2)

Published October 2, 2018 Author: Mackenzi Lee Narrator: Moira Quirk Audiobook Length: 11 hours 16 minutes In this highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue, Felicity Montague must use all her womanly wits and wiles to achieve her dreams of becoming a doctor—even if she has to scheme her… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy (The Montague Siblings #2)

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Book Review: Wildbound (Forestborn #2) (ARC)

Expected publication August 30, 2022 Author: Elayne Audrey Becker The thrilling follow-up to Elayne Audrey Becker's debut YA epic fantasy, Forestborn, full of forest magic and a kingdom on the brink of war. With the assassination of Telyan's king, the time for peace has passed. Determined to make up for his failure to procure the stardust,… Continue reading Book Review: Wildbound (Forestborn #2) (ARC)

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Audiobook Review: Lightlark (Lightlark #1) (ARC)

Expected publication: August 23rd 2022  Author: Alex Aster Narrator: Suzy Jackson Audiobook Length: 9 hours 2 minutes Welcome to the Centennial. Every 100 years, the island of Lightlark appears to host the Centennial, a deadly game that only the rulers of six realms are invited to play. The invitation is a summons—a call to embrace… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Lightlark (Lightlark #1) (ARC)

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~ Goodreads Monday: The Dragon’s Promise (Six Crimson Cranes #2) ~

This is a weekly meme where any one can choose a random book from their Goodreads TBR and highlight it. Once you choose a book and create your post, make sure you link and reference the new host, @Budget Tales Book Blog. Eventually, I will try to find a rhyme or reason to my choices,… Continue reading ~ Goodreads Monday: The Dragon’s Promise (Six Crimson Cranes #2) ~

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Book Review: A Taste of Gold and Iron (ARC)

Expected publication August 30, 2022 Author: Alexandra Rowland The Goblin Emperor meets "Magnificent Century" in Alexandra Rowland's A Taste of Gold and Iron, where a queer central romance unfolds in a fantasy world reminiscent of the Ottoman Empire. Kadou, the shy prince of Arasht, finds himself at odds with one of the most powerful ambassadors at court—the… Continue reading Book Review: A Taste of Gold and Iron (ARC)

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Audiobook Review: Love Lettering

Published December 31st 2019  Author: Kate Clayborn Narrator: Nicol Zanzarella Audiobook Length: 11 hours 30 minutes Meg Mackworth's hand-lettering skill has made her famous as the Planner of Park Slope, designing custom journals for her New York City clientele. She has another skill too: reading signs that other people miss. Knowing the upcoming marriage of… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Love Lettering

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Audiobook Review: The King Will Kill You (Kingdom of Sand and Sky #3)

Published August 2nd 2022  Author: Sarah Henning Narrator: Katharine Lee McEwan Audiobook Length: 14 hours 48 minutes The Princess Bride meets Game of Thrones in this commercial YA trilogy from acclaimed fantasy author Sarah Henning. The epic tale concludes with The King Will Kill You, as the newly-crowned Queen Amarande and Luca, her one true love, seek peace among… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The King Will Kill You (Kingdom of Sand and Sky #3)

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Audiobook Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue (The Montague Siblings #1)

Published June 27th 2017 Author: Mackenzi Lee Narrator: Christian Coulson Audiobook Length: 10 hours 47 minutes Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue (The Montague Siblings #1)

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Audiobook Review: The Dawn of Yangchen (Chronicles of the Avatar #3)

Published July 19th 2022 Author: F.C. Yee Narrator: Nancy Wu Audiobook Length: 11 hours 11 minutes Yangchen’s inexperience may prove to be her greatest asset . . . Plagued by the voices of Avatars before her for as long as she can remember, Yangchen has not yet earned the respect felt for Avatar Szeto, her… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Dawn of Yangchen (Chronicles of the Avatar #3)

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Audiobook Review: The Two Towers (Lord of the Rings #2)

 Published November 11th 1954 Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Narrator: Andy Serkis Audiobook Length: 20 hours 47 minutes The Two Towers. Book Two in J.R.R. Tolkien's acclaimed trilogy, a masterpiece of high fantasy. Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Two Towers (Lord of the Rings #2)

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~ TBR Knockout Reading Challenge: Update & August TBR ~

This challenge was created last year by Completely Melanie. You can check out her Booktube channel with the original rules, posts, and prompts by clicking here. In this challenge, there are two prompts/challenges per month. The goal is to complete both challenges using titles from your TBR (novels published prior to 2022) and the main… Continue reading ~ TBR Knockout Reading Challenge: Update & August TBR ~

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Audiobook Review: Blade Breaker (Realm Breaker #2)

Published June 28th 2022 Author: Victoria Aveyard Narrator: Natalie Naudus Audiobook Length: 16 hours 52 minutes In the sequel to Realm Breaker, a divided world must rally, an unstoppable enemy must be defeated, and the fate of the world rests on a blade’s edge. Andry, a former squire, continues to fight for hope amid blood and… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Blade Breaker (Realm Breaker #2)