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His Majesty's Dragon (Temeraire, #1)
4.05
it was amazing
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
 
Elizabeth's Legacy (Royal Institute of Magic, #1)
4.03
it was amazing
RIM: Elizabeth's Legacy; Heir to the Harry Potter Legacy

Ok very strong out of the gate. Will have to wait to see how strong #2 is before becoming a fa
...more
Feb 20, 2015
Feb 19, 2015
 
Rules of Murder (Drew Farthering Mystery #1)
3.71
it was amazing
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
 
The Protectors (Royal Institute of Magic #3)
4.33
it was amazing
The Protectors RIM III

Wow, a blockbuster full of hidden twists and turns from beginning to end. Hard to put down didn't mind the the adding of a new t
...more
Jan 12, 2016
Jan 10, 2016
 
Haunted Tree (The Magus Family Chronicles, #1)
3.90
it was amazing
A Christian Blockbuster; Haunted Tree

It's a brave soul who ventures into the realm of fantasy, magic and faith. Scott Scheller has walked the fine bla
...more
Jun 03, 2015
Jun 01, 2015
 
Anni Moon & The Elemental Artifact
3.93
it was amazing
Fantastic mid-sized fantasy novel. A true whirlwind experience,keeps you turning pages till the end. Can you say double cross? Anni is one driven youn ...more
Nov 07, 2014
Nov 05, 2014
 
The Skin Map
3.72
it was amazing
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
 
The Casual Vacancy
3.28
did not like it
After 25 pages I was done. Not a prude, just tired of all the foul language. $$ down the drain.
Oct 15, 2012
Oct 17, 2012
 
Charlotte Stone and the Children of the Nymet (The Nymet Chronicles)
3.10
it was amazing
If you are a fan of the Fey, then Charlotte Stone is a book for you! Full of fey magic and all parts of the Seelie and Underlie courts. It revolves ar ...more
Aug 25, 2015
Aug 23, 2015
 
The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
A thrilling and spooky tale. High prose mixed with common language in a delightful blend. My favorite character is Blue, daughter of a psychic. Noah i ...more
Apr 10, 2016
Apr 08, 2016
 
Jackson Kross and the Dragon Girl (Jackson Kross, #1)
4.43
it was amazing
Holy Cow! This was a good story, Jackson Kross is one hard luck-no luck knight in training. Given an assistant given an assignment, to take a sixteen ...more
Jan 25, 2018
Jan 22, 2018
 
Dark Water Breaking (Gunpowder and Alchemy, #2)
4.67
it was amazing
Great second book! The next Green Earth Shaking, is due soon.
Nov 12, 2015
Nov 09, 2015
 
Faery Swap
3.83
it was amazing
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
 
Tolkien's Ring
4.23
it was amazing
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
 
Till Death (Independent Necromancers' Bureau Book 0)
4.45
it was amazing
This was a freebie from the author. A great little story of agent Cassie Dune, her cat Mr. Nibbles, and ghost companion Dylan. This is a quirky Brit b ...more
Jun 21, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
 
Second Hand Stops
K. *
3.86
it was amazing
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
 
The Tolkien Reader
3.98
it was amazing
Anyone who wants to know the mind of Tolkien should own this book. A clear insight into his thinking of story writing and his Christian worldview.
Jun 22, 2010
Jun 13, 2010
 
The Girl in the Steel Corset (Steampunk Chronicles, #1)
3.80
it was amazing
Real fun read, X-Men meets Queen Victoria!
Oct 14, 2011
Oct 13, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
4.39
it was amazing
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
 
War in Heaven: A Novel
3.84
it was amazing
Some novels are above your pay grade, War in Heaven skirts that boundary for me. I am not much into poetry. But the humour and bumpy tale makes you ch ...more
Feb 19, 2015
Jan 31, 2015
 
Here, There Be Dragons (Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica, #1)
3.86
did not like it
Ok, I stopped reading the first book in this eight book set. Why? Because the author chose to use real life characters whom I know very well. A group ...more
Oct 23, 2014
Oct 19, 2014
 
Power of the Heir's Passion (Andy Smithson, #0.5)
4.14
it was amazing
What do you do when the frosting on the cake just doesn't make you happy? You intro a new Prequel! And here it is just in time for a new batch of Andy ...more
Nov 17, 2014
Nov 17, 2014
 
Into the Void: A Steampunk Short Story
3.80
it was amazing
Short, intense and riveting with only 26 pages to convey the message an outstanding job is done. Fly along with a top notch torpedo pilot as he interc ...more
Dec 02, 2017
Dec 02, 2017
 
The Affinity Bridge (Newbury and Hobbes, #1)
3.56
it was amazing
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
 
the queen's poisoner (the kingfountain series, #1)
4.09
it was amazing
King Severn Argentine holds his throne by using the sons of his enemies within his castle. Owen is the son of the Duke of Kiskaddon. At eight years of ...more
Sep 17, 2017
Sep 14, 2017
 
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
3.80
it was amazing
Wow starting a great new series Gail Carriger is dazzling. Mademoiselle Geraldine's Finishing Academy for Young Ladies of Quality is a place of madcap ...more
Jun 06, 2015
Jun 06, 2015
 
Chasing Christmas Past (Airship Racing Chronicles #0.5)
3.88
it was amazing
Well I got caught up in the tale, was shocked by Christmas morn. The race itself was almost anticlimactic with its trick of navigational expertise and ...more
May 30, 2015
May 27, 2015
 
Wind Warrior (World Aflame #1)
3.63
it was amazing
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
 
The Book of Legend (Prophecies of Fate #1)
4.22
it was amazing
Well, this book has taken me by storm. I mean it's not every day that you get another Arthurian tale, but they are frequent. This one is done very wel ...more
not set
May 08, 2017
 
Steampunk Man and More
4.00
it was amazing
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
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