Book Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Title: Scorpio Races Author: Maggie Stiefvater Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance Publisher: Scholastic Press Paperback: 435 p Rating: 4-stars: Excellent! “Tomorrow we’ll rule the Scorpio Races as king and queen of Skarmouth and I’ll save the house and you’ll have your stallion. Dove will eat golden oats for the rest of her days and you will terrorize the races … More Book Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Audiobook review: Blood Oath by Christopher Farnsworth

    Title: Blood Oath Author: Christopher Farnsworth Narrator: Bronson Pinchot Genre: Paranormal, Vampires, Urban Fantasy, Horror, Thriller Publisher: Nancy Paulsen Books Audiobook: 10h 24m Series: Book 1 in Nathaniel Cade Rating: 4-stars: Excellent!   For the past 5 years, I have been listening to audiobooks alongside my regular reading. It started as a productive way to pass time on the elliptical or treadmill … More Audiobook review: Blood Oath by Christopher Farnsworth

New and upcoming manga releases I’m excited about, pt. 2 (and backlist manga series)

I went to an anime convention last weekend, so I decided to start looking at what manga I’m excited about, and to check out what new releases have been published recently. The library I work at has a good manga selection, but not necessarily the new releases I’m interested in. As this is part two, … More New and upcoming manga releases I’m excited about, pt. 2 (and backlist manga series)

Recommendations: Book Riot’s 2017 Read Harder Challenge Tasks 9-12

I am participating in Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge this year (http://bookriot.com/2016/12/15/book-riots-2017-read-harder-challenge/), which encourages you to read more widely and out of your comfort zone. I have seen some great lists of books to fulfill the challenge, so I thought I would do my own since I will be doing research for my own books … More Recommendations: Book Riot’s 2017 Read Harder Challenge Tasks 9-12

Recommendations: Book Riot’s 2017 Read Harder Challenge Tasks 5-8

I am participating in Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge this year (http://bookriot.com/2016/12/15/book-riots-2017-read-harder-challenge/), which encourages you to read more widely and out of your comfort zone. I have seen some great lists of books to fulfill the challenge, so I thought I would do my own since I will be doing research for my own books … More Recommendations: Book Riot’s 2017 Read Harder Challenge Tasks 5-8

Book Review: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

My Rating: 3/5 stars – I liked it, but it didn’t blow me away. Title: The Iron King Author: Julie Kagawa Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Publisher: Harlequin Teen Paperback: 384 pages “Meghan Chase has a secret destiny; one she could never have imagined.Something has always felt slightly off in Meghan’s life, ever since her father disappeared before her eyes when she was … More Book Review: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa