Book Review

The Ruin of Kings

Title: The Ruin of Kings Author: Jenn Lyons Publisher: February 2019, Tor Books Blurb: There are the old stories. And then there’s what actually happens. Kihrin is a bastard orphan who grew up on storybook tales of long-lost princes and grand quests. When he is claimed against his will as the long-lost son of a… Continue reading The Ruin of Kings

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: The Ruin of Kings

Originally hosted by Breaking the Spine, Waiting on Wednesday has now linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings and it's exactly as it sounds: we post about books that haven't been published yet, but we're salivating by the time the publication date hits. This week, the book that makes me so excited because I have a… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: The Ruin of Kings

Book Review

The Guns Above

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: The Guns Above  Author: Robyn Bennis Publisher: May, 2017, Tor Blurb: The nation of Garnia has been at war for as long as Auxiliary Lieutenant Josette Dupre can remember – this time against neighboring Vinzhalia. Garnia’s Air Signal Corp stands out as the favored martial child of the King. But though it’s… Continue reading The Guns Above

Book Review

Karen Memory

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: Karen Memory Author: Elizabeth Bear Publisher: Tor, Feb. 2015 Blurb: "You ain't gonna like what I have to tell you, but I'm gonna tell you anyway. See, my name is Karen Memery, like memory only spelt with an e, and I'm one of the girls what works in the Hôtel Mon Cherie… Continue reading Karen Memory

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Strife’s Bane

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine where we readers salivate over the books we wish were on our bookshelves yesterday. This week's victim: Strife's Bane by Evie Manieri Publication Date: November 28th, 2017 Normally, I would provide the blurb that clues in the details of the book's plot and talk about all the amazing aspects that… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Strife’s Bane

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Oathbringer

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine where we readers salivate over the books we wish were on our bookshelves yesterday. This week, I'm drooling thinking about Brandon Sanderson's third installment of The Stormlight Archive, Oathbringer. There isn't a cover yet. Nor a synopsis. There are plenty of teasers and honest updates in Sanderson's 2016 State of the… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Oathbringer

Book Review

The Empty Ones

** Received a copy of The Empty Ones by Robert Brockway from Agent Sam Morgan in exchange for honest review** It's a Saturday. It's a glorious day outside; feels like crisp October weather despite being the second week of September. Tiny hooligans that belong to the neighbors I've never met scream and frolic outside. It's my day… Continue reading The Empty Ones