Tag Archives: Fantasy

My Year of Rereads: July Review

As July was a Camp NaNoWriMo month, I spent some time working on my current project, an Urban Fantasy novel (working title Awesome Lady Adventure). There are some significant pacing issues with the story that I’m still working on, but … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: April/May Review

Oh hey, I’m back! Imagine that! Doubling up here because I never posted a recap for April. I didn’t read as much in April because I was Camp NaNo-ing, but four books in a month is still a dent in … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: March Review

Oh goodness, already into April a good ways and I haven’t posted my reading recap. Well, I’m not too far behind to do some catching up. March slowed down, compared to January and February, and slowed down enough to feel … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: January Review

I was expecting that this year would likely move just as quickly as last year, and hello, January is already gone. Expectations: met. While I’m still working on my other New Year’s Resolutions (someone talk to me about scheduling free/fun … Continue reading

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Review: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden

After I reviewed the first book, Katherine Arden’s publisher reached out and asked if I wanted to review this one as well. Of course I jumped at the chance! The Bear and the Nightingale was one of my favorite books … Continue reading

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Review: The Forgotten Beasts of Eld by Patricia A. McKillip

I’ve written about how much I love Patricia A. McKillip’s writing on this blog before and that sentiment only grows stronger with every book of hers I read. The Forgotten Beasts of Eld was originally published in 1974, and though … Continue reading

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Review: An Alchemy of Masques and Mirrors by Curtis Craddock

I’m not sure how this book popped up on my radar, but when I saw it on NetGalley the cover at least was familiar. And obviously, if the cover was familiar, it was because someone whose opinion I trust had … Continue reading

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Review: Miranda and Caliban by Jacqueline Carey

I haven’t read everything Jacqueline Carey has ever written, but I’ve read a decent chunk of it. And I’ve always liked it. Kushiel’s Legacy is one of my favorite series, one that I reread every couple of years. The Agent … Continue reading

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Best Books I Read in 2016

We’re once again coming up on the end of the year. Everybody seems to be happy to say goodbye to 2016, but there were some nice things about this past year too. My personal highlights include moving to a new … Continue reading

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Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

I don’t really know why I’m surprised, but NetGalley is learning my tastes. I wouldn’t be surprised if somewhere in the back end of that site, there was a note in my profile that said, “Loves fairy tales!” Or maybe … Continue reading

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