Straight on Till Morning – Book Review

Title: Straight on Till Morning (Disney Twisted Tales #8) Author: Liz Braswell Genre: Fantasy, YA Format: Paperback, 488 pages My Rating: 3/5 stars Summary (from back of book): What if Wendy went to Never Land with Captain Hook? Sixteen year old Wendy Darling wishes for a more exciting life. So when an opportunity to travel to Never Land on a … Continue reading Straight on Till Morning – Book Review

Spotlight: Venators Blog Tour

Hello! I live! And am back (briefly, taking a break from this essay) with a SPOTLIGHT POST for the Venators Blog Tour!! (Blog tour run, as always, by Dave @thewritereads who is a superhero and no one can convince me otherwise) THE DARK UNKNOWN BECKONS Welcome to Eon. An alternate dimension where fantasy and paranormal … Continue reading Spotlight: Venators Blog Tour

Howl’s Moving Castle – Book Review

Title: Howl's Moving Castle Author: Diana Wynne Jones Genre: Children's Fantasy/Adventure Format: Paperback My Rating: 5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): "How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contract I'm under." In the land of Ingary, where seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, Sophie Hatter attracts … Continue reading Howl’s Moving Castle – Book Review

A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder – Book Review

Title: A Good Girl's Guide to Murder Author: Holly Jackson Genre: YA Mystery, Action Format: Paperback, 433 pages My Rating: 4.5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same … Continue reading A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder – Book Review

Great Expectations – Book Review

Title: Great Expectations Author: Charles Dickens Genre: Classics Format: Paperback, 484 pages My Rating: 4/5 stars Summary (from back of book): A terrifying encounter with an escaped convict in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decaying Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella; the sudden generosity of a mysterious benefactor - … Continue reading Great Expectations – Book Review