Category: Book Reviews

Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Tags: Boy Fantasy, VR, Dystopian Future Reflections: With the impending release of the video adaptation, I was recently lent the book Ready Play One. After a week of effort, I finally finished reading it. I also finished...

Winter Book Shelf – The Princess Game

Title: The Princess Game: A Reimagining of Sleeping Beauty Author: Melanie Cellier Series: The Four Kingdoms Tags: Young Adult, Fairy Tale Reflections: I don’t usually like to read books out of order. I make a point of starting series with book one. This not...

Winter Book Shelf – The Earl of Brass

Title: The Earl of Brass Author: Kara Jorgensen Tags: Clockwork, Adult, Fantasy Reflections: I suppose my first impressions were that the book was fine. There was nothing overtly offensive about the story or the writing. But that was a lazy anwer and the more...

Winter Book Shelf – Coiled

I know it is has been a long time since I posted a book review. The end of last year (October – December) was a little chaotic for and I simply had no time for reading. However, the New Year has brought a few...

Schooled in Magic – Book Review

Good news – I have gained more employment. Bad news – I will have even less time for reading and writing reviews. Thus I anticipate this is going to be my last post for a while. Schooled in Magic is the first in a...

The Watchmaker’s Daughter – Book Review

I read the Watchmaker’s Daughter last week and have been ruminating on a book review since then. I have been having problems as this was a book I neither loved nor hated. It is not dreadfully written nor brilliantly told. Having not sparked a...

A Mortal Song – Book Review

My book review of A Mortal Song will contain some spoilers – you have been warned. This young adult fantasy-fairy tale novel by Megan Crewe was, in short, good. I loved the Japanese setting, partly because I had been there. I have seen Mount...

Season of Sequels: The Burning Page

The Burning Page is actually book 3 in Genevieve Cogman’s series: The Invisible Library. Title: The Burning Page (book 3) Series: The Invisible Library First book in the Series: The Invisible Library Author: Genevieve Cogman Genre: Multi-universe fantasy Synopsis: The Burning Page continues the...