Author: Richelle Mead


Jun 12
Review: The Immortal Crown by Richelle Mead

Review: The Immortal Crown by Richelle Mead

The Gameboard of the Gods was my least favorite of Richelle Mead’s books.  I’ll admit that I didn’t always understand what was going on in Gameboard, and I didn’t understand the heavy emphasis on physical appearance.  I haven’t read any of her other adult books yet, but I loved all of the Vampire Academy and Bloodlines books.  But still, I have such faith in her work that even though the first book in this series didn’t really click with me,… Read more »


Dec 08
Review: The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead

Review: The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead

This is the first time I’ve said this about a Richelle Mead book (excluding Gameboard of the Gods), but where was the action???  Where was the excitement???  Maybe this was something I’ve been able to overlook in her earlier works because I was enjoying them so much, but there was SO much recapping of earlier events and extensive, repetitive explanations of lore.  I do think authors should cater somewhat to a reader who picks up a series mid-stream, but there… Read more »


Feb 15
Review: The Indigo Spell by Richelle Mead

Review: The Indigo Spell by Richelle Mead

The Indigo Spell picks up very shortly after the end of The Golden Lily. Sydney is given a mysterious assignment that involves using her magical powers, something we all know she looooves. She’s given the barest amount of information, but with some prodding, Sydney learns that she’s in a bit of a catch-22. Taking on this assignment could be very dangerous. However, NOT acting could prove much worse (this is a spoiler-y part, albeit a very early one, so I… Read more »