Top Ten Tuesday – Books I enjoyed that are outside my comfort zone

Another week, another Top Ten Tuesday… with this week books I enjoyed that are outside my comfort zone. As always, don’t forget to drop by at That Artsy Reader Girl, who does a wonderful job hosting this. These are 10 books that I hadn’t expected to like nearly as much as I did. I was hesitant about…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books I enjoyed that are outside my comfort zone

Review The Binding – Bridget Collins

Imagine you could erase grief. Imagine you could remove pain. Imagine you could hide the darkest, most horrifying secret. Forever. Young Emmett Farmer is working in the fields when a strange letter arrives summoning him away from his family. He is to begin an apprenticeship as a Bookbinder—a vocation that arouses fear, superstition, and prejudice…… Continue reading Review The Binding – Bridget Collins

I read some comic books! Review Spider-Woman Volume 3: Scare Tactics (Dennis Hopeless) & All-New Wolverine Volume 3: Enemy of the State II (Tom Taylor)

Having read too much to fit all the reviews in on separate days, I will treat you today to two reviews. I decided to finally pick up some books I really wanted, which were to comic books in Marvel series I am adoring. Jessica Drew has tangled with some of the worst and toughest criminals…… Continue reading I read some comic books! Review Spider-Woman Volume 3: Scare Tactics (Dennis Hopeless) & All-New Wolverine Volume 3: Enemy of the State II (Tom Taylor)

Review The Tropic of Serpents & Voyage of the Basilisk (The Memoirs of Lady Trent #2 & #3) – Marie Brennan

Attentive readers of Lady Trent’s earlier memoir, A Natural History of Dragons, are already familiar with how a bookish and determined young woman named Isabella first set out on the historic course that would one day lead her to becoming the world’s premier dragon naturalist. Now, in this remarkably candid second volume, Lady Trent looks back at…… Continue reading Review The Tropic of Serpents & Voyage of the Basilisk (The Memoirs of Lady Trent #2 & #3) – Marie Brennan

Review Age of Assassins (The Wounded Kingdom #1) – R.J. Barker

To catch an assassin, use an assassin… Girton Club-foot, apprentice to the land’s best assassin, still has much to learn about the art of taking lives. But his latest mission tasks him and his master with a far more difficult challenge: to save a life. Someone, or many someones, is trying to kill the heir to the…… Continue reading Review Age of Assassins (The Wounded Kingdom #1) – R.J. Barker

Top Ten Tuesday – Books I’ve read that I’d like in my personal library

Another week, another Top Ten Tuesday… with this week books I’ve read that I’d like in my personal library. Where I usually struggle to come up with 10 books, this week the challenge was in which books not to include. Scribd (and audible) are great in giving me instant access to lots of books, and…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books I’ve read that I’d like in my personal library