On My Bookshelf: Abhorsen by Garth Nix

Title: AbhorsenAuthor: Garth NixGenre: Fantasy, Young AdultMy Rating: 5/5 Abhorsen is a continuation of the previous book, Lirael, and picks up where the last one left off. The Destroyer, an ancient and terrible evil, has been released and is intent on the destruction of the world. Lirael, sent away from her home in the mountains,Continue reading “On My Bookshelf: Abhorsen by Garth Nix”

On My Bookshelf: Lirael by Garth Nix

Title: LiraelAuthor: Garth NixGenre: Fantasy, Young AdultMy Rating: 4/5 Lirael is a daughter of the Clayr, a matriarchal society in the northern mountains. All the Clayr have the gift of Sight–except Lirael. Abandoned by her mother when she was a child, she feels alone and irreconcilably different from the rest of her kin. She findsContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: Lirael by Garth Nix”

On My Bookshelf: Sabriel by Garth Nix

Title: SabrielAuthor: Garth NixGenre: Fantasy, Young AdultMy Rating: 5/5 Sabriel is eighteen and about to graduate from private school in the country of Ancelstierre. However, she is from the Old Kingdom across the Wall, where magic runs wild and necromancers can command the dead to rise. Her father is the Abhorsen, sworn to combat necromancersContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: Sabriel by Garth Nix”

On My Bookshelf: Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater

Title: Call Down the HawkAuthor: Maggie StiefvaterGenre: Fantasy, Young AdultMy Rating: 5/5 Ronan Lynch can dream things into reality–both miracles and nightmares. After years of practice, he has control over his dreams, for the most part, but something new is happening to him: A mysterious person, nameless and faceless, has been haunting his dreams. AndContinue reading “On My Bookshelf: Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater”