Category Archives: Fantasy

Book Review: The Girl from Everywhere

I love a good premise.  I love good characters, but I usually pick up books because something in the premise grabs me—so how could I resist The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig?  It’s a fantasy of traveling to anywhere … Continue reading

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Book Review: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

I hate it when I have to begin a review by saying how much I respect the author—but…  Unfortunately, today I have to say that I hugely respect Marissa Meyer and absolutely loved her Lunar Chronicles—but I found Heartless to … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Doll People

I happened across The Doll People by Ann M. Martin and Laura Godwin in my library’s audiobook section and thought it looked to be some light entertainment.  It was–and it wasn’t.  Rarely have I been so completely and clearly of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sunborn Rising

When I saw a review copy offered of Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall by Aaron Safronoff, I couldn’t resist the gorgeous illustrations!  And they turned out to be frequent throughout–and really very gorgeous. The story is set in a fantastical … Continue reading

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Book Review: Breadcrumbs

We’re a long way into the Once Upon a Time challenge, and I’ve finally read a fairy tale retelling!  Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu was recommended to me by Katy (AKA, A Library Mama) long ago, and she was absolutely right.  … Continue reading

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