Spotlight Post – Shielded Series by KayLynn Flanders

Do you ever just read a book and it blows you away?

Transports you on a journey that you never want to come back from?

Okay, maybe that’s a dumb question, since you here, reading this post. You’re probably a book lover, a story enthusiast and you love falling head over heels into a book. Am I right?

Probably.

Most likely.

But do you ever go into a book, expecting to love it, only to be utterly – and I mean utterly – blown away by how much you love it? Your expectations might be high, or you might not know what to expect (except for a good read) and the book just blows it all out of the water. Then you’re left wanting more…another book…anything?

If you’re like me, then I know the answer is yes.

When I first requested Shielded of NetGalley last year (or maybe in late 2019) I honestly thought this was a Nordic/Viking retelling of some sort. While there are some clear influences, it’s really just this epic fantasy book, with amazing characters, a vivid world, so much conflict, survival, bad assery, and romance. It surprised me in the best way possible. I knew I was going to enjoy it, but I didn’t really expect it to become a favorite. Continue reading “Spotlight Post – Shielded Series by KayLynn Flanders”

Spotlight Post: Tales of the Wendy Series

Do you ever accidentally stumble upon a book, and it’s cover just makes you go

 I need to buy this, right now

For no other reason than it’s stunning and you feel the need to treat it as a work of art.

Well, that was my first opinion of the first book in this series – The Wendy. It really didn’t hurt that this was a Peter Pan reimaging, and if there is one thing that I love, it’s a Peter Pan retelling. So, I bought the book, and when I say it’s even prettier in person that on the computer, I’m not even lying. It’s stunning and it’s one of my favorite covers of all time. Continue reading “Spotlight Post: Tales of the Wendy Series”