Title: His Majesty's Dragon Author: Naomi Novik Publisher: 2006, Del Rey Blurb: Aerial combat brings a thrilling new dimension to the Napoleonic Wars as valiant warriors ride mighty fighting dragons, bred for size or speed. When HMS Reliant captures a French frigate and seizes the precious cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, fate sweeps Captain Will… Continue reading His Majesty’s Dragon
Title: The Golden Spider Author: Anne Renwick Publisher: 2016 Blurb: London papers scream of dirigible attacks, kraken swarms, and lung-clogging, sulfurous fogs. But a rash of gypsy murders barely rates mention. Lady Amanda is tired of having both her intelligence and her work dismissed. After blackmailing her way into medical school, she catches the eye… Continue reading The Golden Spider
Friends! Hello! So, I stumbled across this post from May's blog, Forever and Everly. Because I haven't been huge in the book blogging scene until this past two years, I had no idea that these awards even existed, once upon a time, back when Joce @ Write Through the Night (who is now a retired… Continue reading My Nominations For The 2019 Book Blogger Awards!
Hello, lovelies! So, some of you may know, from all the hinting that has been going on (not very subtly) on this blog, usually during my weekly updates these past few months that have been absent pretty much all summer I am so sorry, that something pretty awesome and incredible and life-changing happened on June 29th.… Continue reading An Unexpected Rant
Title: There Before The Chaos Author: K.B. Wagers Publisher: 2018, Orbit Blurb: An epic space opera trilogy featuring the gunrunner empress Hail Bristol, who must navigate alien politics and deadly plots to prevent an interspecies war. The battle for the throne is over. The war for the galaxy is just beginning. Hail Bristol, infamous galactic… Continue reading There Before The Chaos
Hello, lovelies! I'm still getting adjusted to life post-moving and, most recently, getting an eight-week old puppy, so I am mostly: tired, sleep-deprived, tired, exhausted and tired. I've had some tags saved up in my drafts I've wanted to do and I think this week, I might do those, so I can still get my blogging… Continue reading Mid-Year Freak Out Tag (Or: You Need To Read More)
Hello, lovelies! JUNE IS ALMOST OVER AND I AM HERE FOR THIS. Nicole, you may ask, startled and confused. But, you love summer. You love to go swimming and get a tan and the warmer weather and getting off work earlier and hot dogs and fireflies and so many other summerish things? Why are you so… Continue reading Bookish Breakdown No. 6: June 2019