Picking up the story 8 years after book one, Bitterblue is now queen and figuring out how to govern, how to heal her country from her father's cruelty, and how to be her own person despite everyone telling her how she should be.Continue Reading
This book is exactly what I look for in a YA Fantasy. It has really neat fantasy elements (an interesting magical system, thought-out cultures and political systems), diverse characters, who are also interesting and multi-dimensional characters, relationships (and romances) that develop over time, interesting plot and subplots, an intriguing mystery, lots of action, twists and turns that Continue Reading
I joined another blog tour! This tour is all about Melanie McFarlane's new book Summoner Rising. Look below for info on the book, an excerpt to get tantalize your taste buds for this intense read, and a giveaway!Continue Reading
Miss Maddie Hatter, renegade daughter of a powerful Steamlord, is scraping a precarious living as a fashion reporter when the story of a lifetime falls into her lace-gloved hands. Outraged investors and false friends complicate her quest, and a fiendish figure lurks in the shadows, ready to snatch the prize... at any price.Continue Reading
Four years ago a friend gave me a copy of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. I tried reading it. But I just couldn't get into it. It was too strange. That friend is now my husband. Since Hitchhiker's is one of his favourite books, I decided to give it a second try. I got a lot farther this time. I actually enjoyed it.Continue Reading
Do you like talking with people about the books you read? My boyfriend lent me his favourite book a couple of months ago, and then when I liked it, bought me the second in the series for my birthday. They were great reads! An intriguing storyline, interesting characters, and a backwards timeline that makes you want to keep reading to figure out how the main character ended up where he is.Continue Reading