Tag Archives: Fantasy

Review: The Vicious Deep by Zoraida Córdova

How did I get it: The library. Why did I read it: Lately I’ve been trying to read books that I can use as recommendations or suggestions for teen readers. I was curious to see what this book would be like … Continue reading

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Review: Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson

How did I get it: The library. Why did I read it: The cover piqued my interest, and I was really curious to see what a Young Adult book about Tiger Lily and Peter Pan would read like. Summary:  Before Peter Pan … Continue reading

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More 2012 Books I Want #13: Fantasy, SciFi, and Steampunk

Still working on books, still waiting on a ton of books that I’m dying to read ASAP. Click on the covers to learn more! An Officer’s Duty by Jean Johnson (Ace: July 31) The Constantine Affliction by T. Aaron Payton … Continue reading

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Review: Mongrel by K.Z. Snow

How did I get it: I own it. I was able to pick an e-book as my prize for the March round-up of the 2012 Horror/Thriller Reading Challenge run by Mary over at Sweeping Me. This is the one I chose. Why did I read … Continue reading

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More 2012 Books I Want #9: Even More YA Fiction

Because even when I don’t have time to read what I have, I never seem to run out of books to want. Click on the covers to learn more!           I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga (Little Brown: April 3) A Confusion … Continue reading

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More 2012 Books I Want #7: Fantasy & Horror

Back again with more books to pine for. Click on the covers to learn more!               Hemlock Grove by Brian McGreevy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux: March 27)  Girl Blue by Alan Nayes (Samhain: April 3 for ebook /August 7 … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Book Horde #52

Highlights from the Book Horde is a weekly post where I list the awesome books I’ve bought, borrowed, received in the mail, or checked out of the library. And I have to say that although Springing Forward has been painful, having … Continue reading

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Review: Claymore vol. 1-17 by Norihiro Yagi

How did I get it: The library. Why did I read it:  I got to around vol. 9 in this series several years ago (thanks to The Hopeful Librarian) and then promptly forgot about it. Since I’m attempting to read more … Continue reading

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Best Reads of 2011 – The Books That Got Away

Considering the vast array of books published in 2011, it won’t surprise anyone to learn that I did not read all of them. (Or at least I sincerely hope that doesn’t surprise anyone. That would be scary.) So in keeping with … Continue reading

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Best Reads of 2011 – Adult Fiction

Here are my Top 11 Adult Books of 2011. These selections are not ranked or in any particular order outside of alphabetical. And although the majority of them came out this year, several are less recent. 5 Stars: The Blade Itself and … Continue reading

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