Book Review: Shadow and Bone

2 orphans. 2 worlds. 1 magical society. 1 country.

Alina Starkov is just a typical girl – not so special, has a crush on her best friend, and low maintenance. All her life, she lived a normal life far from the extravagant life of the Grisha, the magical elite lead by the Darkling. When Alina entered the Fold, a dangerous area surrounded by pure darkness and monsters, she discovers something about her that will turn her world upside down. The life she knew will be replaced with lavish clothes, vibrant palace, and a mysterious, seductive boy who will tear Alina’s heart – and their country – into two.   Continue reading “Book Review: Shadow and Bone”


Entering the Grisha-verse

I have been wanting to read Leigh Bardugo’s novels ever since they came out but college never gave me the time and space to breathe and enjoy fictional novels so I really never found the time to read the Grisha trilogy and the Six of Crows duology. But last night, I entered a universe so lavish and action-packed filled with magic, war, and love. Continue reading “Entering the Grisha-verse”