Tag: world building

Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around – and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but… Continue Reading “Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor”

Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples

Saga, Volume 1 (Saga: Collected Editions #1) by Brian K. Vaughan (Writer), Fiona Staples (Artist) When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. Saga is… Continue Reading “Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples”

A Crucible of Souls by Mitchell Hogan

A Crucible of Souls (Sorcery Ascendant Sequence #1) by Mitchell Hogan In 2009, Mitchell Hogan quit his job in banking to write and self-publish A Crucible of Souls. If was a wise choice as he went on to sell over 30,000 copes, win the 2013… Continue Reading “A Crucible of Souls by Mitchell Hogan”

Ice Kissed by Amanda Hocking

Ice Kissed (Kanin Chronicles #2) by Amanda Hocking Publish Date: May 5th 2015 A big thank you to Net Galley, Amanda Hocking and her publishers for allowing me the opportunity to read and review Ice Kissed. In the majestic halls of a crystal palace… Continue Reading “Ice Kissed by Amanda Hocking”

Benjamin Buckingham and The Nightmare’s Nightmare

Benjamin Buckingham and The Nightmare’s Nightmare by Gregory Gershwin Published December 16th 2014 by The Gregarious LLC I received a copy of this book from the Author in return for an honest review – so thank you Mr. Gershwin WARNING: Do not read if you hate… Continue Reading “Benjamin Buckingham and The Nightmare’s Nightmare”

Incite by Erica Crouch

Incite (Ignite #2) by Erica Crouch Earth is in ruins, and the war of Heaven and Hell has spilled over into the mortal world. In the frozen wasteland of the apocalypse, Azael and his band of cohorts search for Pen and Michael with orders to… Continue Reading “Incite by Erica Crouch”

BATGIRL: ‘The New 52’ DC Comic Book Series

The daughter of Police Commissioner Jim Gordon, Barbara Gordon was raised in Gotham City, knowing firsthand the dangers inherent in living there. A classic overachiever and determined student, she struck out on her own as Batgirl in an attempt to help both Batman and… Continue Reading “BATGIRL: ‘The New 52’ DC Comic Book Series”

Harry Potter Book Night

For Harry Potter Book Night I’m re-reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. I won’t get it all finished tonight, so I thought I’d quickly share a little bit of Potter Love. “Don’t forget to give Neville our love!’ Ginny told James as she hugged… Continue Reading “Harry Potter Book Night”

Trial of the Heart by John Swan

During the Fourth Age of Aldaya, one of their own defied the Esme’s most sacred law. All the great powers – both divine and mortal – have been summoned to judge Izman’s guilt or innocence. The verdict will set in motion a chain of… Continue Reading “Trial of the Heart by John Swan”

Arcane (The Arinthian Line, #1) by Sever Bronny

  Warlocks before their time … Fourteen-year-old Augum and friends Bridget and Leera dream of becoming warlocks. But with a kingdom in total chaos, it will take courage, sacrifice, and an iron will to make that dream come true. The Lord of the Legion,… Continue Reading “Arcane (The Arinthian Line, #1) by Sever Bronny”