• Books,  Reviews,  Young Adult

    Ruin & Rising by Leigh Bardugo

    Hello Lovelies! Today I am reviewing the final book in the Grishaverse trilogy, Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo! I really enjoyed reading this series in 2019, I think it is the first full series I’ve read this year! This is the conclusion of Alina Mal, and the Darkling’s story so let’s dive in. This post will contain spoilers for the third book! We last left off with Alina, Mal, and their friends taking shelter with the Apparat and his disciples. They are convinced that Alina is a sort of saint but she has lost the use of her powers. The only thing driving Alina at this point in her…

  • Books,  Reviews,  Young Adult

    Siege & Storm by Leigh Bardugo

    Good Morning Book Lovers, Today I am reviewing Siege & Storm by Leigh Bardugo! This is the second book in the Grisha Verse trilogy and holy guacamole was it good. There were some slow parts in the book but when the action came, Bardugo doesn’t disappoint. The books begin where Shadow and Bone leave off, with Mal and Alina on the run from the  Darkling. Eventually, however, the Darkling catches up with them and takes them on his quest to find the second amplifier. Alina and Mal then escape this predicament and with the help of their new friend Nikolai (my love), they begin to assemble an army to take…

  • Books,  Reviews,  Young Adult

    Shadow & Bone by Leigh Bardugo

    Good Morning Bibliophiles! Today I am reviewing another book that has been on my TBR pile forever, Shadow & Bone by Leigh Bardugo. This is the first installment in a trilogy and takes place in the same universe as the Six of Crows books and the newly released book, King of Scars. Shadow & Bone takes place in a country called Ravka. There we meet two orphans, a boy and a girl in an orphanage. A group of magic wielders called Grisha came to test the children and see if either of them are Grisha, but neither of them passed. The story then flashforwards to years later when the girl, Alina,…