Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas

Join Alli, AK, LB, & Jacklyn as we discuss the highly controversial Tower of Dawn. We chat about how we feel regarding the A Court of Thorns and Roses TV show news. And of course, laugh, cry, rant, and gush over new favorite characters.

Books Mentioned:
-Bridge Kingdom – Danielle L. Jensen
-Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco
-The Woman in Cabin 10 – Ruth Ware
-The Highland Earl – Amy Jarecki
-A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas
-Illuminae – Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman
-Gemina – Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman
-Rhapsodic – Laura Thalassa
-Blood and Promise – Miranda Lynn
-Chaos and Destiny – Miranda Lynn
-Kingdom of Exiles – Maxim M. Martineau
-Wicked Saints – Emily A. Duncan
-Blessed Monsters – Emily A. Ducan
-Shadow and Bone – Leigh Bardugo
-A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J. Maas
-Auroras End – Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman
-Outlander – Diana Gabaldon

Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas

Join AK, LB, Alli, and Jacklyn as we get back to the Throne of Glass series with Queen of Shadows! We laugh, we cry, we take shots.

Books Mentioned:
-A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas
-Lore – Alexandra Bracken
-A Court of Mist and Fury -SJM
-A Court of Wings and Ruin -SJM
-Illuminae – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
-Namesake – Adrienne Young
-Fable by Adrienne Young

A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas

Join LB, AK, Alli, & Jacklyn as we discuss SJM’s brand new novel, A Court of Silver Flames. We cry tears of joy annnndd tears of distress as we jump back into Prythian. Trigger warnings for this book & episode: Rape, depression, physical and verbal abuse, thoughts of suicide, traumatic labor and delivery, alcohol abuse, and PTSD.

Books Mentioned:
A Court of Thorns and Roses – SJM
A Court of Mist and Fury – SJM
A Court of Wings and Ruin – SJM
A Court of Frost and Starlight – SJM
Throne of Glass – SJM
Crescent City – SJM
The Bridgerton Series – Julia Quinn
Bridge Kingdom – Danielle L. Jensen
Daughter of the Pirate Queen – Trisha Levenseller
The Healers Apprentice – Melanie Dickerson
A Deal with the Elf King – Elise Kova
A Touch of Darkness – Scarlett St. Clare
A Game of Fate – Scarlett St. Clare
From Blood and Ash – Jennifer L. Armentrout
The Merciful Crow – Margret Owen
Lore – Alexandra Bracken
The Book Thief – Markus Zusak

Heir of Fire – Sarah J. Maas

Join Jacklyn, Alli, AK, LB, AND OUR GUEST MARY CLAIRE as we take a deep dive into Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas. We laugh, we rant, tears are indeed shed, and we gush over all our new POVs!

Books Mentioned:
-The Duke & I: Julia Quinn
-The Bridge Kingdom – Danielle L. Jensen
-ACOTAR – Sarah J. Maas
-The Invisible Life of Addie Larue – V.E. Schwab
-The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Anne Shaffer
-Stolen Songbird – Danielle L. Jensen
-The Rose and The Dagger – Renée Ahdieh
-The Raven Boys – Maggie Stiefvater
-The Dream Thieves – Maggie Stiefvater
-From Blood and Ash – Jennifer L. Armentout
-A Court of Silver Flames – SJM

Crown of Midnight – Sarah J. Maas

Join AK, LB, Alli & Jacklyn as they continue onto book two of the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas. We have fierce rants and continual swooning over Dorian.

Books Mentioned:
-A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J. Maas
-A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas
-A Court of Mist and Fury – Sarah J. Maas
-A Deadly Education – Naomi Novik
-Memento – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
-The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffner, Annie Barrows
-Becoming the Dark Prince – Kerri Maniscalco
-The Wrath & The Dawn – Renée Ahdieh
-Firelight – Kristen Callihan
-The Rose & The Dagger – Renée Ahdieh

Throne of Glass – Sarah J. Maas

Join Jacklyn, Alli, AK, & LB as they freak out about starting 2021 by reading Throne of Glass. There is an abundance of simping over Dorian, throwing shade at Chaol, and complete and total inability to pronounce any character’s name correctly.

Books Mentioned:
Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco
Lore – Alexandra Bracken
The Wrath and the Dawn – Renée Ahdieh
The Beautiful – Renée Ahdieh
A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J. Maas
A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas
A Touch of Darkness – Scarlett St. Claire
A Touch of Ruin – Scarlett St. Claire
A Games of Fate – Scarlett St. Claire
Bridge Kingdom – Danielle L. Jensen
Traitor Queen – Danielle L. Jensen
Bird and the Sword – Amy Harmon
Stolen Songbird – Danielle L. Jensen

2020 End of the Year Wrap Up

Alli, AK, LB, & Jacklyn talk about all about their favorite books, characters, and moments of 2020. Ending with a feisty game of Kiss, Marry, Kill.

Books and Authors Mentioned:
-A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J. Maas
-Lori WIck
-Melanie Dickerson
-From Blood and Ash – Jennifer L. Armentrout
-Fable – Adrienne Young
-A Sky Beyond the Storm – Sabaa Tahir
-Serpent and Dove – Shelby Mahurin
-Blood and Honey – Shelby Mahurin
-Six of Crows – Leigh Bardugo
-Crooked Kingdom – Leigh Bardugo
-Midnight Sun – Stephenie Meyer
-Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir
-The Beautiful – Renée Ahdieh
-A Good Girls Guide to Murder- Holly Jackson
-A Children of Blood and Bone – Tomi Adeyemi
-Circe – Madeline Miller
-Illuminae Files – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
-Arc of the Sycthe – Neal Shusterman
-Heartless – Marrissa Meyer
-Crescent City – Sarah J. Maas
-Children of Virtue and Vengeance – Tomi Adeyemi
-A Song Below Water – Bethany C. Marrow
-A Reaper at the Gates – Sabaa Tahir
-A Curse so Dark and Lonely – Brigid Kemmerer
-Aurora Rising – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
-Twilight – Stephenie Meyer
-Throne of Glass – Sarah J. Maas
-Empire of Storms – Sarah J. Maas
-Everybody, Always – Bob Goff
-It’s not supposed to be this way – Lisa Turkurst
-The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas
-A Court of Silver Flames – Sarah J. Maas
-A Crown of Gilded Bones – Jennifer L. Armentrout
-Namesake – Adrienne Young
-Aurora Cycle 3 – Amie Kaufmam & Jay Kristoff
-Harbringer 3 – Jennifer L. Armentrout
-Kingdom of the Cursed – Kerri Maniscalco
-Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco
-Children of Blood and Bone 3 – Tomi Adeyemi
-gods and monsters – Shelby Mahurin
-Queen’s Assassin – Melissa de la Cruz
-Cruel Prince – Holly Black
-Caraval – Stephenie Garber
-Hunger Games – Suzanne Collins

A Sky Beyond the Storm – Sabaa Tahir

Join us as Alli and Jacklyn discuss the amazing conclusion of the Ember in the Ashes series, A Sky Beyond the Storm by Sabaa Tahir.

Books Mentioned:
-Throne of Glass – Sarah J. Maas
-Court of Fives – Kate Elliot
-A Court of Thorns and Roses – SJM
-Harry Potter 4
-A Court of Mist and Fury – SJM
-Scythe – Neal Shusterman
-Grave Mercy – Robin LeFevers
-A Reaper at the Gates – Sabaa Tahir
-The Inheritance Games – Jennifer Lynn Barnes
-The Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco
-Dark Triumph – Robin LeFevers
-In a Holidaze – Christina Lauren

A Reaper at the Gates – Sabaa Tahir

This week, AK, LB, Jacklyn & Alli tackle A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir. Between the four of us we had very differing opinions on this book in the series and boy do we talk about it!

Books Mentioned:
-Blood and Honey- Shelby Mahurin
-Children of Virtue and Vengeance- Tomi Adeyemi
-An Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir
-A Torch Against the Night – Sabaa Tahir
-Queen’s Assassin – Melissa de la Cruz
-Midnight Sun – Stephenie Meyer
-Sweet Black Waves – Kristina Pérez
-Ace of Shades – Amanda Foody
-Deal with the Elf King – Elise Kova
-Grave Mercy – Robin LeFevers
-Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco
-Stalking Jack the Ripper Series – Kerri Maniscalco
-A Sky Beyond the Storm – Sabaa Tahir
-Crescent City – Sara J. Maas