Five Fantabulous Reasons to Love The Lies of Locke Lamora

Five Fantabulous Reasons to Love The Lies of Locke Lamora

Never has the title of a book been more apt than The Lies of Locke Lamora. It doesn’t seem like it tells you all that much. But really, it tells you everything you need to know about what you’re getting ready to read next. (And, if you haven’t read this already, you really SHOULD read it next!) […]

May 11, 2017
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Four Reasons to Read The Daughter of the Lioness Duo by Tamora Pierce

Four Reasons to Read The Daughter of the Lioness Duo by Tamora Pierce

I first read these books about 4 years ago (feels like a lifetime!). I ADORE the spy-craft-related plots, so I originally gave these both 5-star ratings, even though I didn’t actually write reviews at the time. I will share that upon re-reading (and maturing as a reader), I’m revising that assessment to an overall series […]

May 4, 2017
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2017 Is the Year of Black & Red Books on my TBR

2017 Is the Year of Black & Red Books on my TBR

I have noticed a trend in my recent reading habits, and this time is has nothing to do with the content of the book. Apparently I have a thing for black and read this year! All of these books I have either already read this year or plan to read soon. Check it out!  

May 2, 2017
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Mini-Hiatus / Reduced Blog Activity

I’m going to take a bit of break from blogging for a time. I thoroughly enjoy it, of course, but things have gotten a bit more difficult to manage lately. I’ve recently been re-assigned to a temporary role at work, in addition to my usual tasks. Overall, I quite like this new assignment, but it […]

April 30, 2017
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Five Incredibly Common Types of Magic in Fantasy Books [Elements of Fantasy]

Five Incredibly Common Types of Magic in Fantasy Books [Elements of Fantasy]

Elements of Fantasy is a feature I host here at FaerieFits. Periodically, there’s a book that puts the spotlight on a particularly interesting element of fantasy, and I like to explore it more in-depth. Sometimes I’ll pull on some history, other times I’ll explore variations on a similar theme. These will all be different! Fantasy […]

April 28, 2017
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Lost Truth (Truth #4) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

Lost Truth (Truth #4) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

As this is a quartet of books that I listened to back-to-back, I’m keeping my reviews in a format designed to highlight developments in each of four categories: plot, pacing, world, and characters. In each of these categories, I’ll only be discussing what’s relevant to that specific book, so as to keep these from being […]

April 26, 2017
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Teething is in Full Force Again [The Sunday Post]

Teething is in Full Force Again [The Sunday Post]

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog and showcase books and things we have received. Share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. Life Updates:   Why does teething […]

April 23, 2017
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Prologues: Yay or Nay?

Prologues: Yay or Nay?

One of my very goods friends and I find ourselves constantly revisiting this topic. So I thought I’d put it out there and get your thoughts, as avid readers, as writers, and as generally interesting people. What do you think about prologues? The Pros: They’re an easy way to give some background to your plot […]

April 21, 2017
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Forgotten Truth (Truth #3) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

Forgotten Truth (Truth #3) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

As this is a quartet of books that I listened to back-to-back, I’m keeping my reviews in a format designed to highlight developments in each of four categories: plot, pacing, world, and characters. In each of these categories, I’ll only be discussing what’s relevant to that specific book, so as to keep these from being […]

April 19, 2017
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