A Gathering of Shadows (Shades of Magic #2) by V.E. Schwab

This second installment of the Shades of Magic trilogy read very differently to me compared to the first, A Darker Shade of Magic. Kind of left me fumbling for a second before I found the rhythm. Blurb: It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell's possession. Four months since his … Continue reading A Gathering of Shadows (Shades of Magic #2) by V.E. Schwab

A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic #1) by V.E. Schwab

The Shades of Magic series seemed to be all anyone was talking about in the years 2015-2017 (and maybe 2018 too). I've been blogging since 2014, so for a time there, it seemed everyone but me was reading the series. At some point, I think in 2018(?), I finally bought the paperback eidtions of all … Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic #1) by V.E. Schwab