Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books I’m Thankful I Reviewed

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This week is all about being thankful!  I’m so glad I have the opportunity to review for Long and Short Reviews.  I’ve discovered so many wonderful books and authors over the years.  Here are ten books or series I’m thankful I had the opportunity to read and review.

The Magician’s Workshop Series by Christopher Hansen and J.R. Fehr-This series is so much fun!  I could not put these books down.  The longer I read, the more I enjoyed this series.  I’m anxiously awaiting Volume 3.  Here are my reviews of Volume 1 and Volume 2.

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Eagle En Garde by Olga Godim-I reviewed this fantasy a few years ago, but it is one that has stuck with me.  Here is my review.

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Heroes for Hire: Discount Prices by C.S. Feldman-I’m always up for a great fantasy, adventure story, and I thoroughly enjoyed this one.  Here is my review.

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Persephone, Daughter of Earth and Sky, and The Iron Queen by Kaitlyn Bevis-I love Greek mythology and these books put an interesting spin on the myth of Persephone and Hades.  There are more books in the Daughters of Zeus series, and I fully intend to read them.  Here are my reviews for Persephone, Daughter of Earth and Sky, and The Iron Queen.

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Blistered, Priestess, and Warrior by Deidre Huesmann-This is another series based on Greek mythology.  All three of these books are very compelling, and I truly enjoyed watching all the characters grow and change over the course of the trilogy.  Here are my reviews for Blistered, Priestess, and Warrior.

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Blind Eye and Blood Moon by Marilyn Todd-These are the first two books in a mystery series set in ancient Greece.  I have yet to read the third book, but it is definitely on my tbr list.  Here are my reviews of Blind Eye and Blood Moon.

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Mercy of the Moon by Jennifer Taylor-This is a fantastic story.  The characters stayed with me long after I finished reading it.  Here is my review.

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Fallen Grace by Katie Roman-A great young adult fantasy adventure.  Here is my review.

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First Frost and Glass Frost by Liz DeJesus-I love fairy tale retellings and Ms. DeJesus has certainly done a great job.  I really need to read the last book in the series!  Here is my review of First Frost and Glass Frost.

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Trajectories, Gathering Speed, and Flying in the Dark by Tess Grant-This paranormal trilogy is gripping.  I couldn’t read it fast enough.  Here are my reviews of Trajectories, Gathering Speed, and Flying in the Dark.

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How about you?  What books are you thankful for?  Have you read any of these?  If so, what did you think?

Comments

  1. I love Greek mythology so The Daughters of Zeus series sounds awesome. I’ll have to check it out!
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  2. I think I’ve found some new books to add to my reading list! Thanks for sharing!

  3. I haven’t read any of these books! I’m glad they made such an impact on you though.

  4. Isn’t it amazing how such different books speak to different people. I love that about literature.

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  5. Great list! I’m not familiar with a lot of these. I’ll have to look into them!

  6. Oh I haven’t heard of any of these but the Magician’s workshop sounds like something up my alley!

    • Poinsettia says:

      The Magician’s Workshop is so much fun!! I’m obsessively checking the authors’ website hoping for news about volume three. 🙂

  7. I haven’t read any of these but they look great! And all of them have beautiful covers 🙂

    • Poinsettia says:

      The covers are very nice. I hope you’re able to check some of these titles out. I know my tbr list only gets longer the more blogs I visit. Thanks for stopping by. 🙂

  8. I haven’t read any of these yet, but I LOVE Greek mythology so I have to look into Persephone 🙂

    • Poinsettia says:

      I hope you enjoy it! There are more books in the series but I believe they focus on Aphrodite. I haven’t read them yet, but they are on my list. Thanks for visiting! 🙂

  9. I haven’t read of these, but I think First Frost and Glass Frost sound good. I’m a big fan of retellings too. Thanks for the recommendations!

  10. I haven’t read any of these, but I’m definitely gonna check them out. Thanks for sharing! 🙂

    • Poinsettia says:

      You’re welcome! You’ll have to let me know what you think after you’ve had a chance to read some of them. Thanks for commenting!

  11. Hey Poinsettia! This is a great indie list of books! I love reading stories like this so I’m jazzed I haven’t read any of them yet! Thanks for all the links to the reviews too! ♥️

  12. I haven’t heard of any of these! I love it! I may have to check a few of these out! Happy Thanksgiving and have a great week!

  13. These are all new to me, but that is probably because I read mostly contemporaries. Glad you discovered and enjoyed these books!

  14. Heroes for Hire sounds pretty fun! And I love that cover of Persephone- nice!

    Have a great Thanksgiving!

    • Poinsettia says:

      Heroes for Hire is great! I hope you’re able to check it out soon. I believe the author has plans for a sequel, and I’ll definitely be checking it out. Happy Thanksgiving to you as well!

  15. I can’t say I’ve read any books on this list, but there are definitely some I would like to try out! Great creative choices, I’ve seen many the same books return in many lists this week!

    • Poinsettia says:

      One of the things I like most about reviewing for Long and Short Reviews is that I have the chance to read books from smaller publishers. I’ve found so many gems over the years that I wouldn’t have otherwise known about. I’m so glad you enjoyed my list, and I hope you check out some of the books. Thanks for commenting! 🙂

  16. Wow! I can’t believe I haven’t heard of any of these before! Looks like I have some books to add to my growing TBR pile. Great list!

    Thank you for stopping by The Novelistics
    -Elena

    • Poinsettia says:

      Thank you! I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. I know what you mean about the growing tbr list! No matter how much I read, there are always more books to add!

  17. Sorry I haven’t heard of any of these books! I tend to stick to apocalypse, horror and urban fantasy these days! Thanks for stopping by my TTT!

  18. I shall have to look up some of these – I haven’t read any of them but I do enjoy retellings and Greek mythology so I’m intrigued.
    Lynn 😀

  19. None of these are books I’m familiar with. However, the cover for “Persephone” sure is stunning! I love that bright pop of pink against the dark, dreary shades of the landscape. So pretty. 🙂

    Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving – and thanks so much for visiting Finding Wonderland.

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