Tags » Book Review

BLOG TOUR: The Union by T.H. Hernandez - REVIEW + GIVEAWAY!

Welcome, all! I am so very pleased and honored to be talking about an enticing little (though not really little because it is actually quite long) novel titled, THE UNION! 1,269 more words

Book Review: Beautiful You by Chuck Palhniuk

Beautiful You by Chuck Palhniuk

Palhniuk writes really strange, dark, twisted stories that somehow appeal to me in ways I can’t really explain or justify. I’ve… 199 more words

Book Review

Sons of Wrath / Born of Rage - In Space, No One Can Hear Flesh Tear..

Sons of Wrath.. Sons of Wrath.. were do I begin..?

Being the first time I’ve read a book about the Flesh Tearers and by extension the first book I’ve read by Andy Smillie, I walked into this book very cautious at what I would find, (as you would if you weren’t weird..) Anyway, the first thing i noticed running into this was the difference in writing style to other Warhammer writers like Graham McNeil or Dan Abnett, where as they tend to focus on the over arching narrative or character progression from book to book, what I’ve noticed about Andy’s writing style is that he focuses on the ‘here and now’.   1,031 more words

Warhammer 40k

Book Review: The Well and the Mine

The Well and the Mine by Gin Phillips, New York: Riverhead Books, 2007, 290 pp.

Following on the heels of The Funeral Dress, I guess I’ve just been in the mood for fiction of life in Appalachian coal mining towns. 481 more words

Book Review

The Maltese Falcon – Dashiell Hammett

Our group had a fun time talking about this book. Joan had recently watched the movie for the first time and was impressed by how closely it followed the book. 195 more words

Book Review

The Iron Traitor by Julie Kagawa

In the real world, when you vanish into thin air for a week, people tend to notice.

After his unexpected journey into the lands of the fey, Ethan Chase just wants to get back to normal.

508 more words

Hang a Thousand Trees with Ribbons: The Story of Phillis Wheatley by Ann Rinaldi

Hang a Thousand Trees with Ribbons: The Story of Phillis Wheatley by Ann Rinaldi (HMH Books for Young Readers, 1996)

Genre: Historical Fiction

Awards: None… 171 more words

LIBR 265