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His Majesty's Dragon (Temeraire #1)
4.05
I picked this up thinking it was a Steam Punk novel. But no only thing different from standard history is that dragons are real. Nice story but unreal...more
Mar 26, 2010
Mar 20, 2010
 
The Skin Map
3.71
The beginning of a great new series, very different from previous Lawhead books I have read. Much to discouver, many secrets hidden or lost. Read it!
Feb 05, 2011
Feb 01, 2011
 
Faery Swap
4.16
Wow what a wonderful MG Fantasy book! Finn finds himself in the middle of a tug of war between to Other World and Earth. In order to get back before t...more
Feb 09, 2014
Feb 07, 2014
 
The Affinity Bridge (Newbury and Hobbes #1)
3.55
A totally delightful tale of Victorian England, with the Jules Verne twist of steampunk. I found the sub plots a pure delight adding scope to the tale...more
Oct 02, 2011
Oct 01, 2011
 
Wind Warrior (World Aflame, #1)
3.83
Great modern fantasy, lots of action, a little bit of love. Very evil group of bad guys. Another twist on the four elementals. Fun.
Apr 25, 2014
Apr 23, 2014
 
Steampunk Man and More
4.00
An enjoyable group of steampunk short stories, was free on Kindle at the time of this review. If you love steampunk then this is a must read.
Apr 30, 2012
Apr 29, 2012
 
Second Hand Stops
4.14
A great romp through the back streets of England to the throbbing clangor of NYC. This is an action packed adventure of the paranormal and teenage fla...more
Mar 03, 2014
Mar 03, 2014
 
Raising Dragons (Dragons in Our Midst, #1)
3.91
A Christian fantasy series. Dragons, under threat of extinction because of overzealous knights take human form through the work of Merlin (Merlin's 's...more
May 06, 2010
May 04, 2010
 
The Dragon's Son
3.66
From the very first sentences you're drawn in by the vivid, almost poetic prose: "I could wander all day along her banks and she would always lie ther...more
Apr 25, 2010
Apr 25, 2010
 
Bird Talk: A Tale of Medieval Magic
2.14
A humorous tale of a naive clergyman in Medieval times. Roger could not be more bumbling than he apparently is. This tale shows the ins and outs of re...more
Oct 24, 2012
Oct 24, 2012
 
The Spirit Well (Bright Empires, #3)
4.05
Will someone unlock the mystery of the skin map that spans history and alternate realities? Kit Livingstone stumbles upon a powerful ley line inside t...more
Sep 16, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
 
Sentinel (Sentinel Trilogy, #1)
3.69
A novella with a great big punch. Nicholas has his parents killed in a train wreck, and is forced to go live with his Godmother Jessica Bell. After a...more
Sep 18, 2013
Sep 18, 2013
 
Wildwood
3.72
"No one can weave suspense and paranormal, celtic gods make up H. Scott-Taylor wonderful story telling."

"Wildwood is full of characters, the story hoo...more
Dec 05, 2012
Dec 11, 2012
 
Graham the Gargoyle #1: Graham's Grief
4.32
This is ONE fun adventure, the Headmaster is a Dragon incognito. How will Davy and grandpa Bill foul the Dragon's intent to eat the Princess Royal? An...more
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 11, 2013
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter #2)
4.29
The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Bu...more
Jan 2000
Jan 21, 2010
 
The Spirit Archer
3.49
An excellent short story with just enough edge to be enjoyable. I especially liked Robin Hood as a flag stone, his performance was rock solid.
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
 
Behold the Dawn
4.18
What a joy it is to have a tale where you can keep track of all the characters!

The sins of a bishop.

The vengeance of a monk.

The secrets of a knight....more
Sep 10, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
 
Rules of Murder (Drew Farthering Mystery #1)
3.73
How can a smart lil gal from Texas write such a great murder mystery? Well partner wrap your reines around a hitching post and get ready to be enterta...more
Aug 19, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
 
Circles of Seven (Dragons in Our Midst, #3)
4.20
A little over half way and the third book are both good and bad. Plot twists seem contrived with the circle of seven, witnessing seems stiff at times....more
May 28, 2010
May 10, 2010
 
The Dragon's Boy
3.53
When I agreed to review The Dragon's Boy for Open Road Media, I checked off the book due to its title. I did not know Jane Yolen, so this the first bo...more
Sep 04, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Tolkien's Ring
3.99
I cannot count the number of background books I have read about my favorite authors. My thanks to Anova Books and Net Galley for the ARC. That being s...more
Jul 23, 2013
Jul 23, 2013
 
Christian Mythmakers: C.S. Lewis, Madeleine L'Engle, J.R.R. Tolkien, George Macdonald, G.K. Chesterton & others
3.98
MYTHOPOEIA is the word used by Rolland Hein to describe the writing styles of the authors reviewed and the analysis is excellent.

C.S. Lewis George Mac...more
May 23, 2010
May 10, 2010
 
Vipers Ruin (Daisy Dunbar, Dragon's Daughter)
5.00
The third in the Daisy Dunbar series is just as good as other two! Daisy and Lily must go to Scotland for their father's funeral and face the notoriou...more
Jun 22, 2014
Jun 21, 2014
 
The Fey Wynrie
3.00
The makings of a real good short story, however I do not care for the omniscience point of view. If only Mike could talk inside Albert's head in first...more
Feb 23, 2012
Feb 23, 2012
 
The Bone House (Bright Empires)
3.94
The adventure continues through different dimensions and time periods. Kit is the focus of this second book in a fabulous series. More twists and turn...more
Sep 29, 2013
Sep 16, 2013
 
The Memory Lights
4.04
A 9,000 word short story. Weiland can pack a punch with a riveting story of Victorian London. A desperate young woman suffering from a concussion and...more
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
C. S. Lewis in Oxford: A Guide for Visitors
4.50
Here is a delightful non fiction book about C. S. Lewis and his home town of Oxford, UK. You do not have to be planning a trip to Oxford to get real b...more
Sep 19, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
 
Teasel Green (Daisy Dunbar, Dragon's Daughter)
5.00
Daisy has a problem, Alec and Rose Dunbar plan to steal the King's Gold. Can Daisy and Lily stop this from happening? Who is Green Shuck? A riot of an...more
Jun 21, 2014
Jun 20, 2014
 
Gauge (The Dragons of Wayward Crescent, #2)
4.11
A delightful tale of when Lucy is nine-years-old and her mom Liz wants to save the town library tower clock from being replaced with a digital. The ta...more
Oct 06, 2011
Oct 05, 2011
 
Little Girl Lost (The Valley of Ten Crescents, #0.5)
3.40
Such a mixed tale, how a street urchin become a helper to an old woman with no heart. Gets blamed for a theft that I have a hard time with it. She end...more
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 11, 2013
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