New book out. Read a bunch of the series. Echoes in Death (In Death #44) by J.D. Robb 5 star. Secrets in Death (In Death #45) by J.D. Robb 4 star. Leverage in Death (In Death #47) by J.D. Robb 2 star. The basic premise was just too stupid, but the fun people were … More … In Death by J D Robb
The thing about fairy tales is, they are NOT NICE. So when people wish for a fairy-tale ending, are they wishing for all the pain that comes before? And when a fairy tale ending wishes for YOU… run.
Unearthed by Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner 4 star. YA. Must wait for sequel. Grump. The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin 5 star. Dystopia. Read it way back when, re-read because the trilogy is done. The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin 5 star. Dystopia. Goal: Find Your Daughter. The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin 5 … More Evil Evil Cliffhangers
Spindle’s End by Robin McKinley 5 star. The princess pricked her finger, and… Not the story you’d expect. Read all her books. ALL OF THEM. Omnitopia: Dawn by Diane Duane 5 star. standalone book. Obsidio by Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff 5 star trilogy conclusion The Reluctant Queen by Sarah Beth Durst 4 star. sequel. … More SFF Good Times
Jip: His Story by Katherine Paterson 5 star Set just before the war Good for middle grade & YA. Confederates Don’t Wear Couture by Stephanie Kate Strohm 4 star. YA. Confederates lost, but that’s where the money is, so if teens want to save for college, that’s where they sell their wares. Also, fashion, ghosts, … More 2 Very Different Civil War Perspectives
Don’t judge a book by its cover – but this picture is a faire representation of the book. Note the colored toenails. disclaimer: I don’t usually enjoy books where ‘she lost boyfriend, found new boyfriend, her life is fulfilled’, but I do very much love the Renaissance Faire – so I picked up the book. … More My Faire Lady by Laura Wettersten
Absolutely non-stop action. Also, not hitting your former superior officer shows character growth, yeah? Sometimes Torin surprises herself. I want the next book RIGHT NOW.