• Review: The World we Made by N.K. Jemisin

    Review: The World we Made by N.K. Jemisin

    Summary All is not well in the city that never sleeps. Even though the avatars of New York City have temporarily managed to stop the Woman in White from invading—and destroying the entire universe in the process—the mysterious capital “E” Enemy has more subtle powers at her disposal. A new candidate for mayor wielding the populist rhetoric of gentrification, xenophobia, and… Read more

  • Review: A Crown So Cursed by L.L. McKinney

    Review: A Crown So Cursed by L.L. McKinney

    Summary Alice must save Wonderland from itself in A Crown So Cursed, the long-awaited third book in L.L. McKinney’s Nightmare-Verse series. Alice and her crew are doing their best to recover from the last boss battle, but some of them keep having these. . . dreams: visions of a dark past—and an even darker future. Sadly, the… Read more

  • Review: Ignatius and the Battle at Dinas Affaraon

    Review: Ignatius and the Battle at Dinas Affaraon

    The plot of Ignatius and the Battle at Dinas Affaraon is somewhat slow, but you are hooked wanting to know how things will work out. I loved this story, if you set aside the editing. More on that later. Read more

  • Review: Shut Up and Write the Book

    Review: Shut Up and Write the Book

    Summary Writing a book can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Are you struggling to finish, or even start your novel? Are you overwhelmed by the many steps in the writing process, drowning in endless drafts, or creatively blocked? Shut Up and Write the Book is a step-by-step guide to crafting a novel from… Read more

  • Review: Furies of Calderon

    Review: Furies of Calderon

    Summary For a thousand years, the people of Alera have united against the aggressive and threatening races that inhabit the world, using their unique bond with the furies—elementals of earth, air, fire, water, wood, and metal. But in the remote Calderon Valley, the boy Tavi struggles with his lack of furycrafting. At fifteen, he has… Read more

  • 11 Five-Star Reads You Need to Try

    11 Five-Star Reads You Need to Try

    We are all looking for the next book that will knock our socks off and make us wonder if any book we read will ever top the one we just finished. Here are 11 reads I gave 5 stars. Fantasy Romance The Revelation of Light and Dark by Sawyer Bennett is the start of a… Read more