The Darkest Touch- Gena Showalter- Book Review (Spoilers)

Romance isn’t my favorite genre of story in either books or movies. Just a plain romance novel generally fails to hold my attention; which is why I tend to gravitate toward paranormal romances. I do like the romance element but I need a more substantial story with some type of fantastic element to keep meContinue reading “The Darkest Touch- Gena Showalter- Book Review (Spoilers)”

The Giver- Lois Lowry- Review (Spoilers)

I first read The Giver in school when it was assigned reading. It was one of the few books that was assigned  that I really enjoyed. I found it difficult to stop at the places where we were told to stop for homework. I needed to know what was happening and where the story wasContinue reading “The Giver- Lois Lowry- Review (Spoilers)”

American Gods- Neil Gaiman- Review- (minor spoilers)

Shadow is a man who gets out of prison only to discover the life he had planned on is no longer remotely possible. He finds out his wife and best friend are dead. His entire life comes crumbling down and is in a pile at his feet. While he is traveling to attend his wife’sContinue reading “American Gods- Neil Gaiman- Review- (minor spoilers)”

Mortal Instruments: City of Heavenly Fire- Cassandra Clare- Review (minor spoilers)

As I have said before I love a book that captures me with the characters. I love to get close to characters and feel as if they were people I could meet on the street or in the store somewhere. I like to feel attached to them; want them to succeed, cry with them andContinue reading “Mortal Instruments: City of Heavenly Fire- Cassandra Clare- Review (minor spoilers)”

Night Circus- Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus was recommended to me by a very good friend of mine. She believed my taste for the eccentric and the fantastic would be very well satisfied by this story. She could not have been more right, from the beginning sentance until the very last word on the very last page I wasContinue reading “Night Circus- Erin Morgenstern”