Fantasy Face-off: Round One

September was a big YA Fantasy month for me and some audiobooks definitely stood out more than others (not always for positive reasons, though). I never wrote full reviews for any of these, so let’s see which audiobooks were left standing when the dust cleared! [Ring announcer voice] First in the ring, we …

📚 The Bitter Kingdom by Rae Carson

Fire and Thorns #3 Description⎮Reviewed Dec. 2015 Narrator: Jennifer Ikeda, Luis Moreno Length: 12h 58m Publisher: Harper Collins⎮2013 5 ★ Audiobook⎮I started this series a couple of months ago when I was reading several popular fantasy stories and this one was my favorite out of all of them. I loved the …

📚 The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson

Fire and Thorns #2 Description⎮Reviewed Dec. 2015 Narrator: Jennifer Ikeda Length: 11h 41m Published: Harper Collins⎮2012 3.5 ★ Audiobook⎮The Crown of Embers was a very solid 3.5. I definitely enjoyed it, but not quite as much as the first. At times, my interest seemed to lull a bit. I ended up …