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Fence Volume One

April 9, 2020
Fence Volume One

I picked this up after seeing it Chloe from bookswithchloe rave about it. I've ended up with so many books based on her recommendations and I haven't been disappointed yet. Fence follows Nicholas, the illegitimate son of a former fencing champion. He's determined to compete, not to follow in his father's footsteps, but rather to prove that he's as good without having had any help from his father.…

Books Manga Reviews

The Case Study of Vanitas Volume Six

April 4, 2020
The Case Study of Vanitas Volume Six

This is an ongoing series so this review is likely to contain spoilers for the previous volumes and of course the current one I'm writing about. Final warning!! This volume focuses primarily on the consequences of the battle with the Beast of Gevaudan. We're given more to Chloe's back story as the hidden vampire and why she became a curse bearer...voluntarily! All this we find out because Noe…

Books Manga Reviews

The Case Study of Vanitas Volume Five

April 2, 2020
The Case Study of Vanitas Volume Five

This is an ongoing series so this review is likely to contain spoilers for the previous volumes and of course the current one I'm writing about. Final warning!! Each volume seems to be getting more and more intense! In this volume, we find out that the Beast of Gevaudan has returned, or so the people think. I particularly loved this element to the volume as I've researched this…

Books Fantasy Reviews

House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas

April 1, 2020
House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J Maas

This book was both nothing like I expected and exactly what I expected. Let me explain. I did not for a second think that this was going to be an urban fantasy, gun-toting, futuristic drug-using, skype conference call type book. I imagined medieval-style fantasy ala Throne of Glass and A Court of Thorns and Roses. It was nothing of the sort. There were werewolves, vampires, fae, nymphs, every…