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WoW #155 – Sword and Pen by Rachel Caine

WoW #155 – Sword and Pen by Rachel Caine

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m anxiously waiting on Sword and Pen by the 5th book in series. Smoke and Iron left me hanging, not too badly but still I need answers. I need to know what will happen to Jess and his friends in the aftermath of their rebellion. So many questions….you understand why […]

Posted July 3, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 11 Comments
Weekend Reads #75 – My Skeleton Key Binge

Weekend Reads #75 – My Skeleton Key Binge

An innovative and collaborative collection of fantasy stories, each with a Happily Ever After. One magical key. The turn of a lock. An adventure of a lifetime. The Skeleton Key finds those who are brave enough. Curious enough. Crazy enough. It only needs an unsuspecting hand and inconspicuous door. Magic uncoils and where the door […]

Posted July 2, 2016 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Mini-Review: Of Metal and Wishes by Sarah Fine

Mini-Review: Of Metal and Wishes by Sarah Fine

I don’t know what it is about but whatever she writes I tend to love and Of Metal and Wishes is NO exception! Beautifully written, I was instantly drawn into this dark dystopian world that Wen and the other characters are subject too. AND bonus points for it being a loose retelling of The Phantom of the Opera! […]

Posted January 8, 2016 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Book Blitz: Escapement by Ciara Knight

Book Blitz: Escapement by Ciara Knight

You all know I’m a huge fan of dystopian and science fiction. Add in a kick-butt female and I’m sold! ‘s Escapement promises to be just that and more. Plus….it’s FREE!!! Check it out 😀 Excerpt The door swung open and four guards entered before Dred stormed in. “Malvak orders ya all to the platform now.” My […]

Posted November 21, 2015 by Lillian in Features / 0 Comments
Review: Ticker by Lisa Mantchev

Review: Ticker by Lisa Mantchev

Ticker had so much promise. Just look at that gorgeous cover and the synopsis?! Hello, it screamed to me “PICK ME! READ ME! YOU’LL LOVE ME!” Well, books don’t actually talk, except in my head so I guess technically it didn’t lie to me…. But…but I really just didn’t like this one as much as I […]

Posted December 17, 2014 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
The Lady Astronomer by Katy O’Dowd

The Lady Astronomer by Katy O’Dowd

Happy Tuesday everyone! I hope you all had a good Easter weekend. I had to take off yesterday to catch up with my motherly duties, but this week is jam packed with exciting stuff! Today’s book is very reminiscent of classic fairytales and I truly loved it. And one day I believe my son will […]

Posted April 22, 2014 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments