By Rating

Blue Sword, The — Robin McKinley — 5 Stars

Raven Boys, The — Maggie Stiefvater — 5 Stars


Captive Prince — C. S. Pacat — 4.5 Stars

Court of Mist and Fury, A — Sarah J. Maas — 4.5 Stars

Kingdom of Little Wounds, The — Susann Cokal — 4.5 Stars

Mistborn — Brandon Sanderson — 4.5 Stars

Prince’s Gambit — C. S. Pacat — 4.5 Stars

Princess and the Pony, The — Kate Beaton — 4.5 Stars

Unspoken ** — Sarah Rees Brennan — 4.5 Stars


Angelfall — Susan Ee — 4 Stars

Awoken ** — Serra Elinsen — 4 Stars

Chalice ** — Robin McKinley — 4 Stars

Ember in the Ashes, An — Sabaa Tahir — 4 Stars

Lola and the Boy Next Door — Stephanie Perkins — 4 Stars

Marked in Flesh ** — Anne Bishop — 4 Stars

Murder of Crows ** — Anne Bishop — 4 Stars

Seraphina — Rachel Hartman — 4 Stars

Six of Crows — Leigh Bardugo — 4 Stars

Thief, The — Megan Whalen Turner — 4 Stars

Thousand Nights, A — E. K. Johnston — 4 Stars

Vision in Silver ** — Anne Bishop — 4 Stars

Written in Red — Anne Bishop — 4 Stars


Court of Thorns and Roses, A — Sarah J. Maas — 3.5 Stars

Darker Shade of Magic, A ** — V. E. Schwab — 3.5 Stars

Diabolical Miss Hyde, The — Viola Carr — 3.5 Stars

Game of Love and Death, The — Martha Brockenbrough — 3.5 Stars

Unmade ** — Sarah Rees Brennan — 3.5 Stars

Untold ** — Sarah Rees Brennan — 3.5 Stars

Young Elites, The ** — Marie Lu — 3.5 Stars


Abyss Surrounds Us, The — Emily Skrutskie — 3 Stars

Darkest Part of the Forest, The — Holly Black — 3 Stars

Everything Leads to You — Nina LaCour — 3 Stars

My Lady Jane — Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows — 3 Stars

Passenger — Alexandra Bracken — 3 Stars

Rogue Magic — Kit Brisby — 3 Stars

Serpentine — Cindy Pon — 3 Stars

Sunbolt — Intisar Khanani — 3 Stars

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel — Sara Farizan — 3 Stars

Truthwitch — Susan Dennard — 3 Stars


And I Darken ** — Kiersten White — 2.5 Stars

Ash — Malinda Lo — 2.5 Stars

Kiss of Deception — Mary E. Pearson — 2.5 Stars

Sanctum — Sarah Fine — 2.5 Stars

Venetia — Georgette Heyer — 2.5 Stars

Winner’s Crime, The — Marie Rutkoski — 2.5 Stars

World After — Susan Ee — 2.5 Stars


About a Girl — Sarah McCarry — 2 Stars

Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea — April Turcholke — 2 Stars

Darkangel, The — Meredith Ann Pierce — 2 Stars

Eighth Grade Bites — Zac Brewer — 2 Stars

Keeping It Real — Justina Robson — 2 Stars

Proxy — Alex London — 2 Stars

Rebel of the Sands — Alwyn Hamilton — 2 Stars

Thousand Pieces of You, A — Claudia Gray — 2 Stars

(I’ve also written an analysis of the hidden rape in A Thousand Pieces of You.)

Winner’s Curse, The — Marie Rutkoski — 2 Stars

Working for the Devil — Lilith Saintcrow — 2 Stars


Crown Duel — Sherwood Smith — 1.5 Stars

Dragonoak — Sam Farren — 1.5 Stars

Reluctant Heiress, The — Eva Ibbotson — 1.5 Stars

Wild Magic — Tamora Pierce — 1.5 Stars

Winner’s Kiss, The — Marie Rutkoski — 1.5 Stars


Born at Midnight ** — C. C. Hunter — 1 Star

Tantalize — Cynthia Leitich Smith — 1 Star

Wild — Meghan O’Brien — 1 Stars


Halfway to the Grave — Jeaniene Frost — 0.5 Star

Mad Miss Mimic — Sarah Henstra — 0.5 Star

Wrath and the Dawn, The — Renée Ahdieh — 0.5 Star


Ink ** — Amanda Sun — 0 Stars

These Shallow Graves ** — Jennifer Donnelly — 0 Stars


** Denotes mini-reviews