Guest book review by Jaffalogue Red Rising by Pierce Brown I read this book immediately after finishing The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1) by Patrick Rothfuss. Admittedly, that’s a tough act to follow. As a reader, I jump genres often so while I have read some sci-fi, I would not consider myself… Read More Red Rising – Book Review
Title: Sacha Shepperd Ninnette and the Dark Night Author: Mina Raye Genre: Paranormal Romance In Sacha Shepperd Ninnette and the Dark Night, two worlds collide. Sacha is the heiress of a mob empire. Fin is a wizard from a different planet. When the two meet, they discover they’re total opposites, but can’t get… Read More Editorial Review – Sacha Shepperd Ninnette and the Dark Night
The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke Release date: October 2012 Borrowed from local library My rating: 5/5 stars “The vendor shouted behind me, angry curses that would’ve made a real lady blush. Then Tarrin joined in, screaming at me to come back, hollering that he hadn’t been joking about the assassins. I squeezed… Read More Assassin’s Curse – Book Review
Title: Hero’s Purpose Author: D.A. Irsik Genre: Christian / Coming of Age Hero’s Purpose by D. A. Irsik is the third in the Hero’s Series and follows the journey of Sela, a freshman in high school, and her best friends, Emily and Zach. They are Christians who are starting a school group called… Read More Editorial Review – Hero’s Purpose
Title: The Raven Boys Author: Maggie Stiefvater Publisher: Scholastic Press Published on: September 2013 Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal, Young-Adult Fiction Synopsis (via Goodreads): “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.”
Charleston – Guest book review I love debut fiction, because I really get the author’s passion for the story and the craft of writing while reading the book (most of the time, at least). Debut authors often have nothing to lose, and they have everything to gain, so they put everything into this… Read More Charleston – Book Review
Guest Book Review by The Book Brief Church of Marvels by Leslie Parry I received an ARC of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Release date (UK): 2nd June 2015 I was so excited to get my hands on this book, and it really did not… Read More Church of Marvels – Book Review
Author: Melissa Riddell Title: The Descendant Genre: Science Fiction / Romance / Post-Apocalyptic This story introduces readers to the world of Tilly Morgan, a young woman trying to find her older sister, who had been attending college when their parents died, all electronic devices failed, and the world fell apart.
Title: The Future of Leadership in the Age of AI Author: Marin Ivezic and Luka Ivezic Genre: Non-Fiction The 21st century has seen mankind becoming increasingly reliant on technology that our forebears and ancestors would have found simply mind-boggling. Humans can now access information and communicate from around the world with the click… Read More Editorial Review – The Future of Leadership in the Age of AI
You could tell by the picture that Maxi was a good dog. The stuffed dog that sat on Ray’s desk didn’t look like Maxi, but that was OK, because Ray didn’t mind. When Ray had asked, what kind of dog is Maxi? his father had said, well, we’re not sure.