Book Review: The Last Kingdom

“Pride makes a man, it drives him, it is the shield wall around his reputation… Men die, they said, but reputation does not die.”  ― Bernard Cornwell, The Last Kingdom ebook: The Last Kingdom Series: The Warrior Chronicles/Saxon Stories (Book #1) Pages: 368 pages Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Date: March 17th 2009 ISBN: 9780061760884 Edition Language: English The official synopsis according to Goodreads states: In the […]

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Reading Your Way Chronologically Through the Shadowhunter Universe

“The boy never cried again, and he never forgot what he’d learned: that to love is to destroy, and that to be loved is to be the one destroyed.” ― Cassandra Clare, City of Bones After it was announced that Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments would be adapted (again) for television, I was both excited and skeptical. […]

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Book Review: Outlander (Revisited)

“But just then, for that fraction of time, it seems as though all things are possible. You can look across the limitations of your own life, and see that they are really nothing. In that moment when time stops, it is as though you know you could undertake any venture, complete it and come back […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Characters I’d Like To Check In With

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday’s meme, courtesy of The Broke and the Bookish, is to reveal the top ten book characters I’d like to check in with to see how they’re doing. These characters are either characters I loved from stand-alone novels, or now completed series. As you will see most of them are couples, […]

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Upcoming Release- Blood Kiss: Black Dagger Legacy

The legacy of the Black Dagger Brotherhood continues in a spin-off series from the #1 New York Timesbestselling author… Paperback: Blood Kiss Series: The Black Dagger Legacy (Book #1) Pages: 496 pages Publisher: Signet Expected Publication: December 1st 2015 ISBN:9780451475329 Edition Language:English Paradise, blooded daughter of the king’s First Advisor, is ready to break free from the restrictive life of […]

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Book Review- Four: A Divergent Collection

“I want some kind of reminder that while wounds heal, they don’t disappear forever- I carry them everywhere, always, and that is the way of things, the way of scars.”  ― Veronica Roth, Four: A Divergent Story Collection Hardcover: Four: A Divergent Collection Series: Divergent (Books o.1-0.4) Pages: 285 pages Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Date: July 1st 2014 ISBN: 9780062345219 Edition Language: English […]

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Book Review: The Shadows

“I know what it’s like to not have hope,” Qhuinn said roughly. “But destiny can surprise you.”  ― J.R. Ward, The Shadows Kindle Edition: The Shadows Series: The Black Dagger Brotherhood (Book #13) Pages: 592 pages Publisher: NAL Date: March 31st 2015 ASIN: B00LTZQOZA Edition Language: English The official synopsis according to Goodreads states: Trez “Latimer” doesn’t really exist. And not just because the identity […]

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2015 Flights of Fantasy Update: March Reviews

I’ve been a busy bee this year, and March was no exception. I read eleven fantasy books total in the month. Some were adventure, some were written for young children, while other were written for adults. No matter who the intended audience was, they all contained magic to some degree. It appears that is my […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books I Recently Added To My To-Be-Read List

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday’s meme, courtesy of The Broke and the Bookish, is to reveal the top ten books I’ve recently added to my TBR list. Each of these books I have found through recommendations. Either from friends, other blogs, or on Goodreads. Most I have no immediate plans to read, so there’s no telling when […]

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Book Review: The Red Pyramid 

“Fairness does not mean everyone gets the same. Fairness means everyone gets what they need. And the only way to get what you need is to make it happen your self.” – The Red Pyramid, Rick Riordan Paperback: The Red Pyramid Series: The Kane Chronicles (Book #1) Pages: 516 pages Publisher: Scholastic Date: September 2011 (first published January […]

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