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Audiobook Review: Spin the Dawn (The Blood of Stars #1)

Published July 9th 2019 Author: Elizabeth Lim Narrator: Kim Mai Guest Audiobook Length: 13 hours 54 minutes Project Runway meets Mulan in this sweeping YA fantasy about a young girl who poses as a boy to compete for the role of imperial tailor and embarks on an impossible journey to sew three magic dresses, from the sun, the… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Spin the Dawn (The Blood of Stars #1)

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Audiobook Review: A Darkness at the Door (Dauntless Path #3)

Published July 21, 2022 Author: Intisar Khanani Narrator: Shiromi Arserio Audiobook Length: 15 hours 7 minutes I've been cursed, betrayed, and sold into slavery – but the truth I carry can't be allowed to die. Only Rae knows the extent of the corruption at the heart of the kingdom of Menaiya, from the noble lord… Continue reading Audiobook Review: A Darkness at the Door (Dauntless Path #3)

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~ Goodreads Monday: A Darkness at the Door (Dauntless Path #3) ~

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: A Darkness at the Door (Dauntless Path #3) ~

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Audiobook Review: Furysong (The Aurelian Cycle #3)

 Published August 9th 2022 Author: Rosaria Munda Narrators: Christian Coulson (Lee), Candice Moll (Annie), Aidan Kelly (Griff), Anthony Mark Barrow (Delo), & Steve West (Main Narrator) Audiobook Length: 16 hours 15 minutes In this explosive conclusion to the epic trilogy that began with Fireborne, Annie and Lee are fighting for their lives—and for each other—as invading dragonfire threatens to burn… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Furysong (The Aurelian Cycle #3)

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Audiobook Review: The Ballad of Never After (OUABH #2) (ARC)

Expected publication: September 13th 2022 Author: Stephanie Garber Narrator: Rebecca Soler Audiobook Length: 9 hours 22 minutes Stephanie Garber's The Ballad of Never After is the fiercely-anticipated sequel to the #1 New York Times bestseller Once Upon a Broken Heart, starring Evangeline Fox and the Prince of Hearts on a new journey of magic, mystery, and heartbreak Not every love… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Ballad of Never After (OUABH #2) (ARC)

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Audiobook Review: The Nobleman’s Guide to Secrecy and Shipwrecks (The Montague Siblings #3)

Published November 16th 2021 Author: Mackenzi Lee Narrator: Christian Coulson Audiobook Length: 14 hours 38 minutes Return to the enchanting world of the Montague siblings in the finale to the New York Times best-selling and Stonewall Honor-winning series, featuring a teenage Adrian Montague as he desperately seeks the now adult Monty and Felicity - the… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Nobleman’s Guide to Secrecy and Shipwrecks (The Montague Siblings #3)

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Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January

Published September 10th 2019 Author: Alix E. Harrow In the early 1900s, a young woman searches for her place in the world after finding a mysterious book in this captivating and lyrical debut. In a sprawling mansion filled with peculiar treasures, January Scaller is a curiosity herself. As the ward of the wealthy Mr. Locke,… Continue reading Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January

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Audiobook Review: The Liar’s Crown (Dominion #1) (ARC)

Expected publication August 30, 2022 Author: Abigail Owen Audiobook Length: 9 hours 30 minutes One born to rule. One to forfeit… Everything about my life is a lie. As a hidden twin princess, born second, I have only one purpose—to sacrifice my life for my sister if death comes for her. I’ve been living under… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Liar’s Crown (Dominion #1) (ARC)

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Audiobook Review: Rise of the Vicious Princess (#1)

Published June 14th 2022 Author: C.J. Redwine Narrator: Lauren Ezzo Audiobook Length: 11 hours 28 minutes The first in a YA political fantasy duology about a fierce princess determined to bring lasting peace to her kingdom regardless of the cost to her heart. Princess Charis Willowthorn is the dutiful sword of Calera. Raised to be… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Rise of the Vicious Princess (#1)

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Audiobook Review: The Return of the King (Lord of the Rings #3)

 Published  October 20th 1955 Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Narrator: Andy Serkis Audiobook Length: 21 hours 52 minutes THE RETURN OF THE KING, which brings to a close the great epic of war and adventure begun in The Fellowship of the Ring and continued in The Two Towers, is the third and final part of J. R.… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Return of the King (Lord of the Rings #3)

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Audiobook Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow

Published July 23rd 2019 Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Narrator: Yetta Gottesman Audiobook Length: 11 hours 4 minutes The Mayan god of death sends a young woman on a harrowing, life-changing journey in this dark, one-of-a-kind fairy tale inspired by Mexican folklore. The Jazz Age is in full swing, but Casiopea Tun is too busy cleaning the… Continue reading Audiobook Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow

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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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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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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)