A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge ★★★★

A Skinful of Shadows is a young adult historical fantasy novel set in the late 1600s in London, and follows our protagonist Makepeace, a twelve year-old girl. This novel is full of many rich and interesting elements: in this story, certain people are capable of housing spirits in their bodies; there is intrigue surrounding Makepeace's family … Continue reading A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge ★★★★

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The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairland In A Ship Of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente ★★★

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making is the first of a children's fantasy series following protagonist September, a young girl, who one day when she is extremely bored with her home life is whisked away to Fairyland on the back of a flying leopard. This novel is everything you would … Continue reading The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairland In A Ship Of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente ★★★