Reading Catch Ups

Reading Catch-Up: 29th May – 4th June 2020

Does anyone feels like time temporarily doesn't exist? As I was writing the dates for the title of this post, it occurred to me that time means very little lately. When you're locked inside, most days are the same and the notion of being elsewhere seems like a faraway dream, the concept of time just… Continue reading Reading Catch-Up: 29th May – 4th June 2020

Book Reviews, Two Stars

Secrets of Green and Gold – Book Review

Title: Secrets of Green and Gold Author: Jo Holloway Genre: Urban Fantasy Rating: Two stars "She's the only hope to save an immortal race . . . Except she doesn't know they exist. When Cara begins hearing voices, it's one more thing that makes her different. And that’s the last thing she needs. A new school in the… Continue reading Secrets of Green and Gold – Book Review

Book Reviews, Five Stars

Witch’s Jewel – Book Review

Title: Witch's Jewel Author: Kater Cheek Genre: Urban Fantasy Rating: Five stars "A sorcerous jewel. A mysterious uncle. Can a barista keep her magical heirloom safe from murderous crooks? Kit Melbourne longs to quit her brother’s coffee shop to pursue her artistic dreams. And despite the temptation to sell the sought-after enchanted gem she inherited… Continue reading Witch’s Jewel – Book Review

Book Reviews, Four Stars

The Spinner’s Child – Book Review

Title: The Spinner's Child Author: Crispina Kemp Genre: Fantasy/Fable Rating: Four stars "Spliced with dark material, sprinkled with the mystical. Join Kerrid’s journey through the timeless first days… and into the Spinner’s Web Cursed, friendless and shunned, fraudulent seer Kerrid, born of a fisher-hunter clan, holds two beliefs. That in her psychic abilities and exuded… Continue reading The Spinner’s Child – Book Review

Book Reviews, Five Stars

Smoke and Shadow – Book Review

Title: Smoke and Shadow Author: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko et al. Genre: Fantasy/graphic novel Rating: Five stars "The Fire Nation is threatened by a prophecy told by the Kemurikage--mysterious figures thought only to exist in legend: "remove Zuko from the throne or the country will perish!" Unrest is brewing as the New Ozai Society… Continue reading Smoke and Shadow – Book Review