UPDRAFT by Fran Wilde – Review

UPDRAFT by Fran Wilde – Review
Posted 30 August, 2015 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 11 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A unique and many-layered world that left me craving more world-building details, but contained some of the coolest fantasy elements I’ve read in a long time. We had so many ways to describe different types of wind. Lifts. Crosses. Constants. Gaps. I might one day hear them all. Something low and large echoed […]

WHAT WE KNEW by Barbara Stewart – Review

WHAT WE KNEW by Barbara Stewart – Review
Posted 24 August, 2015 by Tammy in Uncategorized / 12 Comments

The nitty-gritty: An atmospheric tale that has so much potential, but with too many confusing story elements, it just didn’t work for me. Rarely do I write scathing book reviews, it’s just not in my nature to completely tear down someone’s work. But in this case, I can’t help but rant about What We Knew. […]

Over-Booked [33] – A Book Haul Post

Over-Booked [33] – A Book Haul Post
Posted 22 August, 2015 by Tammy in Over-Booked / 16 Comments

Over-Booked is my every-other-week book haul post, where I’m linking up with Stacking the Shelves and The Sunday Post. I have a nice pile of new books this week, however I am falling behind with my reading schedule, due to that thing known as LIFE that sometimes gets in the way of the best laid […]

NIGHTWISE by R.S. Belcher – Review

NIGHTWISE by R.S. Belcher – Review
Posted 21 August, 2015 by Tammy in 5 stars, Reviews / 18 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A dark and dangerous magical world, an awesome anti-hero, stellar writing—what more do you need? My skin was covered with tattoos and scars. A lot of my ink was work related, you might say. Symbols, formulas, pacts, and wards. My scars, ah, my scars. They came from motorcycle accidents, knives, bullets, claws, broken […]