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The Fires of Heaven - Wheel of Time Book 5

It has been a while since I started this particular book – having been distracted with academic reading, buying books (I cannot be trusted to go to WH Smith on my own) and general health issues, I have been putting off investing time into this particular series. 1,665 more words


Elves Are Vulcan Pimps, Bee-yotch!

This shall be my new cosplay.

Part of creating a distinctive take on an existing genre includes interpretation of elements based on accepted values. Write something already done, make it new but as close to old as possible: this is called “The Glittery Vampire Gambit.” 592 more words

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Book Launch & Guest Post - CHILD OF THE NIGHT GUILD by Andy Peloquin #GrimDark #Fantasy

Vicious, ruthless criminals are made, not born. Child of the Night Guild—an insight into

the transformation from innocent child to thief and killer.

Title: Child of the Night Guild (Queen of Thieves Book 1) 1,855 more words

Fantasy Novels

The Horse and His Boy (Chronicles of Narnia #3) C. S. Lewis

Bonita Jewel’s Review:

I was seven or eight years old when my older brother told me the name of a horse: Breehy-hinny-brinny-hoohy-hah. I thought it was hilarious and I had to meet the horse. 695 more words

Fantasy Novels

"The Sea of Monsters" and "The Titan's Curse" by Rick Riordan

After reading The Lightning Thief by audio book, I said I wouldn’t continue to reread the series in that form because I hate how it’s narrated, but I went back on my word. 774 more words


Gist of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Sorry guys for the late posting but… here we are going to start Harry’s seventh and last year at Hogwarts.

This time, it opens up with Voldemort taking away Lucius Malfoy’s wand to kill Harry as he had understood that his wand can NEVER kill Harry. 465 more words

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Yeah, this list is a little late this year.  Holiday fun and winter colds put me behind.  But better late than never, right?

As always, this list is my end-of-the-year effort to look back on all the books I’ve read, give a little more love to my favorites, and, hopefully, help someone discover a great story they missed out on. 968 more words