Alright, so I’m not sure if Kirkus Reviews counts as the first official review of FIERCE KINGDOM. But I’m old school and think that an actual printed version you can hold in your hand MATTERS. So, to my knowledge, this is the first print publication with a review. (Which is actually online. Tricky.)
AND IT IS A STARRED REVIEW. It is like Christmas. Because, frankly, as a writer you inevitably tell yourself that the reviews don’t really matter–it’s all subjective and everyone has different taste, blah blah blah–but the good reviews? The ones that tell you someone saw and felt exactly what you hoped a reader might? They MATTER.
Here you go: