Author: Lou Anders

Book Review: Nightborn

Posted June 17, 2015 by Kara in book review, Kara / 1 Comment
Book Review: Nightborn

I liked Frostborn but I didn’t love it. I was definitely motivated to continue the series on to Nightborn, however. I’m reading a lot of middle grade this year because I think it’s underappreciated and not blogged about enough, for one, but also because I’m quite fond of Thianna, the half human, half frost giant girl. And I had no idea exactly how much I was rooting for her until I picked up book two of this Norse-inspired series. (Sidenote: I don’t know why Lyn isn’t reading this yet.) I just really want her to get her happy ending. I more »

Book Review: Frostborn

Posted May 7, 2015 by Kara in book review, Kara / 3 Comments
Book Review: Frostborn

This was my sixth middle grade book of the year, and it’s not one I picked out on my own. I offered to review book two of this series for Random House, but before I could do that, I had to read the first book. Luckily I received an ARC of Frostborn at BEA last year. It was one I never got around to until now, but here I am. I don’t generally read books with Norse settings or mythologies–they just aren’t my thing. But I took a chance on this one because it was a middle grade fantasy and more »