Posts Categorized: 4 Stars

Wings of Fire Anthology Review: Stable of Dragons by Peter S. Beagle

Wings of Fire Anthology Review: Stable of Dragons by Peter S. Beagle

Dragons: Fearsome fire-breathing foes, scaled adversaries, legendary lizards, ancient hoarders of priceless treasures, serpentine sages with the ages’ wisdom, and winged weapons of war… Wings of Fire brings you all these dragons, and more, seen clearly through the eyes of many of today’s most popular authors, including Peter Beagle, Holly… Read more »

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Review: Something About You (FBI/US Attorney #1) by Julie James

Review: Something About You (FBI/US Attorney #1) by Julie James

Another winner! I decided to read Something About You after completing the fifth book in the FBI/US Attorney series, It Happened One Wedding. It Happened One Wedding just charmed me to pieces so I bought the remaining four books in the series ASAP. It was a great decision so far!… Read more »

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Federations Anthology Review: The Ship Who Returned by Anne McCaffrey *spoilers*

Federations Anthology Review: The Ship Who Returned by Anne McCaffrey *spoilers*

Note: This review is for the short story The Ship Who Returned only. This review will contain serious spoilers for other books in the Brain and Brawn (Brainship) series. Read at your own risk. I’m a huge fan of Anne McCaffrey’s Brain and Brawn Ship series – well, the ones… Read more »

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Review: Joust (Dragon Jousters #1) by Mercedes Lackey

Review: Joust (Dragon Jousters #1) by Mercedes Lackey

Joust, the first book in Mercedes Lackey’s Dragon Jousters series, is a wonderfully rich re-imagining of ancient Egypt. The story follows a young serf, Vetch, as he slowly gains agency. Vetch is an Altan serf. He became a serf when Alta lost a major war with their neighbor Tia. Vetch’s… Read more »

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Review: Brianna (Celestial Passions #1) by Judy Mays *spoilers*

Review: Brianna (Celestial Passions #1) by Judy Mays *spoilers*

Brianna did what any other decent human being would do-rescue a pair of aliens her boss was about to dissect, and get them back to their space ship. In the process, she was captured by an alien scientist and became a experiment herself-a sexual experiment. Captain Alalakan don al’ Chardadon… Read more »

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Review: The Voyage of the “Dawn Treader” (The Chronicles of Narnia, #3) by C.S. Lewis

Review: The Voyage of the “Dawn Treader” (The Chronicles of Narnia, #3) by C.S. Lewis

Lucy and Edmund, with their dreadful cousin Eustace, get magically pulled into a painting of a ship at sea. That ship is the Dawn Treader, and on board is Caspian, King of Narnia. He and his companions, including Reepicheep, the valiant warrior mouse, are searching for seven lost lords of… Read more »

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Review: Magician’s Gambit (The Belgariad #3) by David Eddings *spoilers*

Review: Magician’s Gambit (The Belgariad #3) by David Eddings *spoilers*

Magician’s Gambit starts with the company on a ship sailing out of Nyissa. While Belgarath and Silk were away from the company, they discovered that Zedar no longer had the Orb. Zedar and Ctuchick (also a disciple of Torak) fought and Zedar fled.. Ctuchick too the Orb to Rak Cthol… 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: Rock Chick Redemption (Rock Chick #3) by Kristen Ashley

Review: Rock Chick Redemption (Rock Chick #3) by Kristen Ashley

I’d have to say that this has been my favorite KA book so far. And I think it’s because Roxie is the least TSTL KA heroine I’ve read so far. She had a moderate amount of self-loathing. Clothes horse like the rest of them though. In the rest she’s a… Read more »

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