TWs: transphobia (mild, unspoken, complicated), obsession/stalkerishness (INTENSE), paranoid delusions/psychosis, imprisonment A long time ago, in a land that had not yet lost its magic or its gods, there was a witch who lived in the woods; this might be a story you know, I never really know with you, but her house wasn’t made of … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver – 3.1 – Fractured Shadows
Rook had never been so glad to be small, and so irritated at air vent designers, in his life. It was luck, sheer damn luck, that he’d been able to get in here at all. And if he wasn’t double-jointed in an unfortunate number of places, it wouldn’t have worked.
So I initially was going to do a Chapter One pre-review and then before I knew it I was at the end of Chapter 2 - which says a lot about how much I like this book already! Six of Crows is dark fantasy, set in a city called Ketterdam. Unlike most 'high' fantasy or otherworld … Continue reading Six of Crows – Bardugo – Chapter 1&2 Thoughts
Mrs. Chaudhury walked up the narrow steps into my office at six in the afternoon, and the ghost of her dead husband followed behind.