YA / NA Reviews



“A sexy YA fantasy that creates a deep bedrock for sequels… The author playfully leads readers through sharp fantasy twists.” ~Kirkus Reviews

“An addictive, action-packed, scorcher of a read!“ ~Alyson Noël, #1 NYT Bestselling Author

✭✭✭✭✭ “A swoon worthy hero, a fierce heroine, nonstop magical action. I was on the edge of my seat.” Kait Ballenger, Bestselling Author

✭✭✭✭✭ “Within the pages of The Liar’s Crown, author Abigail Owens creates a stunning storyline with all the best elements – family, friendship, love, and danger all rolled into a dramatic package. An excellent way to start a series and leave her readers clamoring for more.” ~Emiley M, Educator, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭.5 “The Liar’s Crown is one of the best fantasy books I’ve read in 2022.” ~Cam, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “I literally could not put it down.” ~Cheyenne Mcdonald, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “I’m obsessed with this book and I’m dying I have to wait so long for book 2.” ~Jamie, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “Absolutely amazing and addictive and filled with a multitude of suspense.” ~Lindsay, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “There better a sequel after everything I’ve been through while reading this book! Gosh, that Epilogue!” ~Sequoia Cron, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭ “This was a great read! The author excels at creating a vivid setting…the characters were well written…and this is one of the best written enemies-to-lovers that I’ve run across.” ~A Mac, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “The Liar’s Crown is a marvelous adventure packed fantasy! … A definite must read for all fantasy lovers.” ~Hannah, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “The Lair’s Crown was so so so good. I absolutely loved this book. I loved the world, the characters, the love interest, the magic, the idea of a hidden twin, honestly everything.”  ~cady_reads, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “I loved this book. It kept me in the story from start to finish and I can’t wait for the next book!” ~Bevany, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “This book. Wow. Just wow. It needs more than 5 stars. This masterful tale hooks you in from the first word, grabs you by the throat and keeps you captive until the last syllable.” ~Tammy Moldovan, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “…Most definitely going to be a best seller. The twin twist, romance triangle, paranormal, and fantasy are expertly woven into the story and kept me spellbound. A five star novel if there ever was one!” ~Barbara Dougherty Evans, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “Yes. Yes to this entire book!!!! … You will love it, just as I am obsessed over it and rereading it again not even a week after finishing.” ~Bess, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭ “An extraordinary novel by Ms. Owen, with action, adventure, romance, magic, betrayal, and so much more!” ~Nicole, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “The beginning of a jaw-dropping series filled with laughs, romance, and magic!!! WHAT. A. STORY!!!” ~Carla Sosa, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “I absolutely loved it! The Liar’s Crown, has everything you want in a fantasy story; amazing world building, good magic systems, strong characters and character development and just the right amount of romance!” ~Retrogirl20, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “An enchanting, page-turning read with a savvy, kickass mc who will definitely keep you on the edge at your seat all the way!” ~Shea, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “Did The Liar’s Crown live up to the hype in my mind? Yesssss! It was more than I could have hoped for…I LOVED it!” ~Rachael Book Hunter, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “What a gem! … Perfect for fans of the famed ACOTAR, the sequel can’t come soon enough!” ~Anabel Unker, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭ “This was a dark, thrilling ride, full of secrets, shadows, lies, and curses – and I loved it a great deal.” ~Chelles of Books, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭.5 “Such a good YA fantasy book *screams*. Once I started reading it I couldn’t put it down and I stayed up till dawn just to finish it.” ~Amie, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “It is a definite fantasy must read with an ending that will leave you begging for more!” ~Desiree, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “It is one wild ride that you’ll hate getting off to wait for the next ride to come along…. This was so wonderfully done, Abigail, so exceptionally creative, and I loved every minute of it! Excellently done, indeed!” ~Judi, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “A delightful, passionately addictive, exciting and heart tugging book!!” ~Melanie Parker, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭ “I loved the premise of The Liar’s Crown and it lived up to my expectations…. There was adventure, love, betrayal and so much more.” ~Timitra, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “Within the pages of The Liar’s Crown, author Abigail Owens creates a stunning storyline with all the best elements – family, friendship, love, and danger all rolled into a dramatic package. An excellent way to start a series and leave her readers clamoring for more.” ~Emiley M, Goodreads

✭✭✭✭✭ “I am exhausted writing this because I stayed up until 4 am reading this book. Yes, 4 am.
I’m rating this book a 5 because I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys YA Fantasy and I will reread this book before the sequel comes out. I couldn’t put this book down! The characters, world building and plot were all outstanding.” ~Ashley Hughes, Goodreads


“Fans of Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses series will find much to enjoy in Owen’s work… A nonstop adventure with plenty of magic and romance to draw in avid YA fantasy fans.” –Kirkus Reviews

“The [Dominions series] are amazingly well written, with enough attention to detail that allows you to see what is happening and follow along, but not so much that you want to skim the pages. Well plotted, filled with action, danger, drama, and a good bit of romance…” ~Fresh Fiction

“An absolutely amazing read. I couldn’t put it down, and I can’t wait to see where book three takes us. It’s full of adventure, twists/turns and betrayal that you won’t see coming. And finding a few new friends/allies that are needed in this quest of good triumphing over evil (and it goes either way in this book!)” ~The Reading Cafe

“Wow. THAT ENDING. I don’t even know how to feel right now. The amount of angst and romantic tension in this book is unmatched.” -Just One More Paige

“The book built off of book one and I just loved every minute of it! Meren is one of my most favorite characters. I just can’t wait to read the next book in the series!” -Calley Cat

“This beautiful YA Fantasy series has such vivid and rich world building, well-developed characters, and a fast-paced plot.” -Dreamer J

“The world building is just as beautiful as it was in the first book, in fact more expansive in this one with introduction of new characters and layering with more tales from Dominions past.” -Bookish Elf Life

“Wow! What a great sequel! I am obsessed with this world and the characters.” -Tori Brownz Reads

“Alright Abigail Owen and Entangled Teen. Imma need book 3 ASAP after what you both put me through especially after those last few chapters!” -Rainbow Book Dragon 15

“I’m counting the days, no the hours until the release of the third book, The Shadows Rule All, so I can dive back into this breathtaking story again!” -Bookish Adventures of P

“Wow. That’s what I’ve got. Wow. No sophomore slump for this series. The Stolen Throne picks up where The Liar’s Crown leaves off, expanding the world and cast of characters we met in book 1.” -Hooks Books Wanderlust

“It was fast paced, exciting, and made me fall even more in love with these characters and this magical world.” -Lawn Chair Bookworm

“I am not okay after finishing this book. The world building in this series in phenomenal, but my heart is hooked on the love story of Meren and Reven.” -Book Half Unread

“Abigail has surprised me, because in my opinion, The Stolen Throne definitely beats the first book and it was difficult. And that ending has left me stunned. I’m looking forward to 2024 so I can enjoy the last book in this series.” -Vecks 30

“I love this series. It’s just so good.”-Crazy Kalm

“Well, this book was just action after action after action. I was kept on my toes the whole time.” -Brina Smurfette

“This sequel to The Liar’s Crown is a page turner you will be addicted to from very first chapter.” -Snow White and the Seven More Chapters

“What an exciting sequel! The story is compelling and the characters wonderful!” -Faithful Notions

“This book has it all…… love story, action, fantasy and royalty.” -Book Lover 4824

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