Category: Fantasy

Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Violet Lasting is a Surrogate. She lives in a world where blue bloods can no longer produce viable offspring, but before they begin to die out, a doctor discovers a genetic quirk that fortuitously exists most frequently in the lowest caste of their society, a quirk that allows the girls who have it to carry […]

— Posted August 31, 2014 by Jessica / 21 Comments
Review: Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

Review: Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

This book . . . was underwhelming. For the first 100 pages, I was bored out of my eyeballs. It took me three days to read it. B/c bored. THREE DAYS to finish a 400 page YA fantasy. On the bright side, I was very productive blog-wise . . . b/c I couldn’t make myself […]

— Posted August 27, 2014 by Jessica / 30 Comments
Review: Storm Siren by Mary Weber

Review: Storm Siren by Mary Weber

Hmmm . . . first of all, when I requested this book, I didn’t realize that it was published by Thomas Nelson, which is a Christian imprint of HarperCollins. If I had known, I probably wouldn’t have requested the book, b/c I don’t like being preached at when I’m reading recreationally, BUT . . . […]

— Posted August 17, 2014 by Jessica / 62 Comments