Posts Categorized: Book Review

Review: Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy #1) by Robin Hobb *Spoilers*

Review: Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy #1) by Robin Hobb *Spoilers*

This is another book I am having a hard time reviewing. There is a lot I like about this book. Fitz is a very engrossing character and the magical skills that he has are extremely interesting. Hobb seems to focus mainly on character development in this book. The book revolves… Read more »

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Review: Strong Curves: A Woman’s Guide to Building a Better Butt and Body by Bret Contreras & Kellie Davis

Review: Strong Curves: A Woman’s Guide to Building a Better Butt and Body by Bret Contreras & Kellie Davis

Note: I really feel conflicted about this book/program so I’ve sat on this review for over a month. I’ve been weight lifting (dumbbells, kettlebells and barbell) for a little under a year. At the time I started using the program in this book, my workouts consisted of a “body split.*”… Read more »

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Review: Queen of Sorcery (The Belgariad #2) by David Eddings *spoilers*

Review: Queen of Sorcery (The Belgariad #2) by David Eddings *spoilers*

Note: This is one of my favorite series. I read this series, it’s sequel The Mallorean, and Belgarath the Sorcerer yearly. Queen of Sorcery is the second book in The Belgariad series by David Eddings. In comparison to the first book, Queen of Sorcery gives the reader a lot more… Read more »

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Ravished by Amanda Quick

Ravished by Amanda Quick

Harriet Pomeroy is a “spinster” amateur archeologist – specializing (read: obsessed) in animal fossils. She obtains the majority of her fossils from her explorations of a series of caves located near her home. The area (including the caves) is owned and “ruled by” the Earl of Blackthorne Hall, Gideon Westbrook…. Read more »

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Guest Review: Game of Souls (The Quintessence Cycle #1) by Terry C. Simpson

Guest Review: Game of Souls (The Quintessence Cycle #1) by Terry C. Simpson

As he watches the accursed Day of Accolades take away more children from the Smear, Keedar promises that one day he’ll stop the nobles’ exploitation of the under classes. On the same day, he encounters Winslow, a noble risking the Smear to win a chance to train with the King’s… Read more »

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Review: Kidnapped the Wrong Sister by Marie Kelly

Review: Kidnapped the Wrong Sister by Marie Kelly

This shit right here…reminds me why I have a love/hate relationship with SPAs. This is like…a poorly written excuse for a Harlequin romance. It certainly has all the tropes of a Harlequin: -Beautiful virgin -ruthless rich Greek tycoon billionaire type who for some reason does no fact checking or research… Read more »

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Review: The Seduction Hypothesis (Science of Temptation #2) by Delphine Dryden

Review: The Seduction Hypothesis (Science of Temptation #2) by Delphine Dryden

I really enjoyed this book. I loved the first book in this series, The Theory of Attraction, so I was very excited to see that Ms Dryden was writing a series. I was a little disappointed that the characters weren’t who I expected but excited all the same. The heroine… Read more »

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