King’s Cage – Victoria Aveyard

Rating: 5/5 Goodreads Summary: In this breathless third installment to Victoria Aveyard’s bestselling Red Queen series, allegiances are tested on every side. And when the Lightning Girl’s spark is gone, who will light the way for the rebellion? Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at …

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Caraval – Stephanie Garber

Rating: 4/5 Summary from Goodreads: Whatever you’ve heard about Caraval, it doesn’t compare to the reality. It’s more than just a game or a performance. It’s the closest you’ll ever find to magic in this world . . . Welcome, welcome to Caraval―Stephanie Garber’s sweeping tale of two sisters who escape their ruthless father when …

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Windwitch – Susan Dennard

Rating: 5/5 Summary from Goodreads: After an explosion destroys his ship, the world believes Prince Merik, Windwitch, is dead. Scarred yet alive, Merik is determined to prove his sister’s treachery. Upon reaching the royal capital, crowded with refugees, he haunts the streets, fighting for the weak—which leads to whispers of a disfigured demigod, the Fury, …

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Wayfarer – Alexandra Bracken

Rating: 5/5 Summary from Goodreads: All Etta Spencer wanted was to make her violin debut when she was thrust into a treacherous world where the struggle for power could alter history. After losing the one thing that would have allowed her to protect the Timeline, and the one person worth fighting for, Etta awakens alone …

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Novel View 2.0

Novel Views was born a couple of years ago, as a sort of pet project to learn how to code, but I’ve decided to revamp things a little. I’ll be working out the kinks for a while, so bear with me. (For now, that may just mean ‘Natalie, bear with yourself’).