Genre: Secondary World Fantasy

Blood and Water: The Impossible Contract by K. A. Doore

Blood and Water: The Impossible Contract by K. A. Doore

Posted 10th November 2019 by Siavahda in Fantasy Reviews, Queer Lit, Reviews / 0 Comments

The Impossible Contract is the second book in Doore’s Chronicles of Ghadid trilogy, a series following a family of assassins in a desert world where water is not only currency, but magic. Contract reads perfectly well as a standalone, but you’re missing out if you skip over book one, The Perfect Assassin, with its homoromantic-asexual, […]

Vampires, Pocket-watches, and Magical Baked Goods; The Burial Club by Parker Foye

Vampires, Pocket-watches, and Magical Baked Goods; The Burial Club by Parker Foye

Posted 9th October 2019 by Siavahda in Fantasy Reviews, Queer Lit, Reviews / 0 Comments

The second in the Love Has Claws series, Burial Club is set in the same world as Nine Years of Silver, but slightly earlier in the timeline, in a different place and with different characters. None of this disappointed me, since Nine perfectly encapsulated Briar and Quinn’s story; a direct sequel, or any other continuation […]

Must-Have Monday #5!

Must-Have Monday #5!

Posted 8th July 2019 by Siavahda in Must-Have Mondays / 0 Comments

Tomorrow sees the release of three books I’ve been incredibly excited about for a long time! I could have sworn this book contained LGBT+ themes when the premise first crossed my screen, but whether I hallucinated them or they’ve been removed, this still looks like an incredibly interesting story. I haven’t read a lot of […]

Books On My Summer 2019 TBR

Books On My Summer 2019 TBR

Posted 26th June 2019 by Siavahda in Top Ten Tuesdays / 0 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is now hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl. Check out upcoming Top Ten themes on Jana’s blog! While my TBR includes a few new releases, I need to spend most of my time catching up with books I haven’t had time to sit down and […]