Book Review

Here, There Be Dragons

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Here, There Be Dragons Author: James A. Owen Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Sept. 2006 Blurb:  "What is it?" John asked. The little man blinked and arched an eyebrow. "It is the world, my boy," he said. "All the world, in ink and blood, vellum and parchment, leather and… Continue reading Here, There Be Dragons

Book Review

Of Silk And Steam

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Of Silk and Steam Author: Bec McMaster Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca, March 2015 Blurb: Enemies. Allies. Lovers. When her beloved father was assassinated, Lady Aramina swore revenge. The man responsible is well beyond her grasp, but his dangerously seductive heir, Leo Barrons, is fair game. When Mina obtains evidence proving that Leo is… Continue reading Of Silk And Steam

Reading Update

Reading Outlook in Review: Part One

Hello, readers! So, over on my personal blog, I wrote a post about all the books I was hoping to read this year. In hindsight, I probably should have written that post here, but hey, it totally works now. My goal is, every three months, to update my list and see how well I'm doing… Continue reading Reading Outlook in Review: Part One

Book Review

Heart on Fire

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Heart on Fire Author: Amanda Bouchet Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca, Jan. 2018 Blurb: With the help of pivotal figures from her past, Cat begins to understand the root of her exceptional magic, her fated union with Griffin Sinta, and Griffin's role in shaping her destiny. Only Cat holds the key to unlocking her… Continue reading Heart on Fire

Book Review

Age of Myth

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Age of Myth Author: Michael J. Sullivan Publisher: Del Rey, 2016 Blurb: Since time immemorial, humans have worshipped the gods they call Fhrey, truly a race apart: invincible in battle, masters of magic, and seemingly immortal. But when a god falls to a human blade, the balance of power between humans and… Continue reading Age of Myth

Book Review

The Hollow Tree

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: The Hollow Tree Author: James Brogden Publisher: Titan, March 2018 Blurb: Who Danced With Mary Before She Died? After losing her hand in a tragic accident, Rachel is plagued by vivid nightmares of a hollow tree, and a hand reaching from it, begging her for help. Terrified that she is going mad,… Continue reading The Hollow Tree

Book Review

Blood of Assassins

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Blood of Assassins Author: RJ Barker Publisher: Orbit, Feb. 2018 Blurb: THE KING IS DEAD, LONG LIVE THE KING . . . The assassin Girton Club-foot and his master have returned to Maniyadoc in hope of finding sanctuary, but death, as always, dogs Girton’s heels. The place he knew no longer exists. War… Continue reading Blood of Assassins