When the book Clariel, a prequel to Garth Nix's Abhorsen series, came out earlier this year I was excited but also worried. I loved the Abhorsen books in middle and high school, but would I still love them if I re-read them? Sometimes re-reading books reminds you who much you loved and still love them, … Continue reading Garth Nix’s Abhorsen series
Brimstone’s advice to Karou
I'm re-reading Daughter of Smoke & Bone and Days of Blood & Starlight, a great fantasy series by Laini Taylor in anticipation of the third book, Dreams of Gods & Monsters, coming out in a few weeks. I remembered in the first book there being a delightful passage about penises. Hehe, penises. I found it this morning while … Continue reading Brimstone’s advice to Karou
Series recaps – what do you use?
Usually, I like to read series all in a row, all in a rush. 'Binge-reading' if you will. I like reading series this way because 1.) I am very impatient when it comes to books and finding out what happens in a story and 2.) I read a lot of books and I sometimes have … Continue reading Series recaps – what do you use?
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor (aka Angels and Demons part deux)
Book review! Ok, so it's super unfair to call this Angels and Demons, part deux because Ms. Taylor is leagues ahead of Mr. Brown in the quality of writing department but there are angels and demons who battle in the book. Plus, I can't resist a cheap joke. Anyway here's the setup for Daughter of … Continue reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor (aka Angels and Demons part deux)