On My Bookshelf: Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Title: Gods of Jade and ShadowAuthor: Silvia Moreno-GarciaGenre: Fantasy, Maya Mythology, DeathMy Rating: 5/5 Casiopea Tun dreams of dancing fast, swimming in the Pacific Ocean, and driving an automobile. Instead, she is trapped in a rural Mexican town serving her hateful grandfather and the rest of his family. One day, she opens the forbidden chestContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia”

On My Bookshelf: The Spellbook of Katrina Van Tassel by Alyssa Palombo

Title: The Spellbook of Katrina Van TasselAuthor: Alyssa PalomboGenre: Romance, Fantasy, Gothic, LegendsMy Rating: 3/5 In the years following the American Revolution, Katrina Van Tassel is the only daughter of a wealthy landowner in the town of Sleepy Hollow, an area plagued by the legend of the Headless Horseman. Katrina is of an age toContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: The Spellbook of Katrina Van Tassel by Alyssa Palombo”

On My Bookshelf: The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt

Title: The NightjarAuthor: Deborah HewittGenre: Fantasy, MythMy Rating: 2/5 Alice, who has been terrified of birds her whole life, discovers that she can see the nightjar on each person’s shoulder–the mythical bird that guards the soul. That makes Alice an aviarist, one of the rarest descendants of the fae. When Alice’s best friend is hitContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt”