Author: Laini Taylor

Review: Dreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor

Review: Dreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor

NO SPOILERS!! I love pie. This is not a secret. I particularly love blueberry pie (which is weird b/c I HATE blueberries). My husband does too. So much that on his birthday, he’d rather have pie than cake. I’m happy to oblige, but b/c I’m a miser and a glutton (when it comes to pie), […]

— Posted April 13, 2014 by Jessica / 76 Comments
Review: Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor

Review: Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor

When I was in college, I had this incredibly obnoxious French professor. The woman made us—grown men and women—sit in a circle and read (in French) basic sentences that would add up to nonsensical stories. Like we were in grade school. The first person would get a slip of paper with the equivalent of, “Jacques went […]

— Posted April 9, 2014 by Jessica / 94 Comments
Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Laini Taylor is a genius. No really. You know how “they” say that all myths and fairytales have an element of truth in them? How that element of truth is where the myths and fairytales originally came from? Well, in Daughter of Smoke & Bone, Laini Taylor treats all the myths like they’re Athena—sprung fully […]

— Posted March 23, 2014 by Jessica / 112 Comments
Review: Days of Blood and Starlight By Laini Taylor

Review: Days of Blood and Starlight By Laini Taylor

Laini Taylor had some big shoes to fill after her incredible debut novel, Daughter of Smoke and Bone. Days of Blood and Starlight is a book I’ve been wondering about for nearly a year. The anticipation for a book can be such a build up (and sometimes a let down)…. I’m happy to report that, […]

— Posted November 30, 2012 by Sue Miller / 4 Comments