A Blade So Black

Book/Author and Year Published: A Blade So Black by L.L McKinney (2018) Reviewer: Jeriann Age/Genre: YA Fantasy Preferred Reading Environment: At a sleepover with your best friends.  Reading Accoutrements: A cup of tea, of course! (But maybe not if it says “Drink Me”) Content Notes: Parental Death, Police Killings I found out about A Blade…


Ash Princess

Book: Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian Reviewer: Whitney Garcia Age/Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Preferred Reading Environment: On the couch or in bed Reading Accoutrements:  A fuzzy blanket or a warm cup of tea. Content Notes (trigger warnings and such): Torture, Whipping, and Beating are described. I came across Ash Princess as a recommendation on my…


Sabriel takes place in a society reminiscent of the early 20th century, but in a world where magic is known, though denied at the higher levels of society. There are two countries: Ancelestierre, which is normal human land, and The Old Kingdom, which is where magic runs rampant.