Category: Reviews

Review + Giveaway: THE FAMILY PLOT by Cherie Priest

Review + Giveaway: THE FAMILY PLOT by Cherie Priest
Posted September 19, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 46 Comments

Tor Books has kindly offered up TWO finished copies of The Family Plot to any readers from U.S. or Canada, so check out the giveaway below before you leave! The nitty-gritty: An eerie and heart-stopping ghost story, with unexpected depth. If you love haunted house stories, and especially if you love old houses, you won’t […]

STAY CRAZY by Erica L. Satifka – Review

STAY CRAZY by Erica L. Satifka – Review
Posted September 12, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 14 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A laugh-out-loud spoof of super stores and inter-dimensional invasion, with surprising human moments intertwined with the humor. Nothing ever changes here, she thought as she removed her shirt, again dreaming of the day she would be allowed to cast off this place. She would take Kevin and together the two of them would […]

BEHIND THE THRONE by K.B. Wagers – Review

BEHIND THE THRONE by K.B. Wagers – Review
Posted September 5, 2016 by Tammy in 3 stars, Reviews / 5 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A story with lots of potential that fell short with a less-than-interesting plot and awkward writing. (Apologies for this longer-than-normal review, but apparently I have a lot to say about this book!) There’s always going to be the “next” book after you read something amazing, and for me, Behind the Throne will always […]

I AM PROVIDENCE by Nick Mamatas – Review

I AM PROVIDENCE by Nick Mamatas – Review
Posted August 19, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 11 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A hilarious romp through the weird world of a Lovecraft convention, narrated by a murder victim and full of strange characters. The crowd drank with an intensity that only comes with the combination of free alcohol, unsuccessful writers, and high stress. Colleen took sips, and the booze flooded her veins. Raul, as it […]

NEVERNIGHT by Jay Kristoff – Review

NEVERNIGHT by Jay Kristoff – Review
Posted August 8, 2016 by Tammy in 5 stars, Reviews / 20 Comments

The nitty-gritty: Hogwarts for assassins! A fantastic start to a new series by one of my favorite authors. Some of you may know I’m a huge fan of Jay Kristoff’s The Lotus War trilogy, and so it was with much excitement that I started reading his newest series. There are many similarities between the two, […]