Author: Jessica

Review: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson

Review: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson

WORDS OF RADIANCE is the second installment of Brandon Sanderson’s STORMLIGHT ARCHIVE series, and, unfortunately . . . it fell a little flat for me. Don’t get me wrong, I liked it. This was one of those occasions when my rating steadily declined the more I stewed about the ends and outs . . . […]

— Posted May 29, 2015 by Jessica / 9 Comments
Review: The Just City by Jo Walton

Review: The Just City by Jo Walton

THE JUST CITY by Jo Walton . . . is one of the strangest books I’ve read in long time. The premise is fascinating: the Greek pantheon exists outside of time, meaning the gods can move through it fluidly. They can also snatch humans out of their various centuries and dump them in a time […]

— Posted May 22, 2015 by Jessica / 4 Comments
Review: Hold Me Like a Breath by Tiffany Schmidt

Review: Hold Me Like a Breath by Tiffany Schmidt

The first thing that struck me about this book was the title: HOLD ME LIKE A BREATH. There are a lot of different ways you can hold someone, and I’ve heard innumerable similes in that regard, but never that one . . . “like a breath.” You hold your breath like it’s yours, like it […]

— Posted May 20, 2015 by Jessica / 18 Comments