BBC America’s THE FADES

BBC America’s THE FADES
Posted January 22, 2012 by Tammy in TV/Film / 0 Comments

If you’re like me and mourning the absence of American Horror Story, you should check out The Fades, a new BBC America series that premiered last week.  Here’s a short description of the story from the BBC website: THE FADES, the coming-of-age fantasy drama from writer Jack Thorne (This is England ’86, Skins, Shameless), earned […]

EXIT 9 by Brett Battles – Review

EXIT 9 by Brett Battles – Review
Posted January 20, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

I read Sick and Exit 9 back-to-back in one frantic, tense, and exciting week, and I’m glad I did.  Sick is the first book in the Project Eden trilogy, and introduces us to a group of bio-terrorists who want to rid the world of 99.9% of the population in order to start a new and […]

CONQUEST by Vik Rubenfeld – Review

CONQUEST by Vik Rubenfeld – Review
Posted January 13, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

The tagline for Conquest, Vik Rubenfeld’s new novel, says it all: “The hardship and triumph of following your heart.”  Told in a strong first-person voice by bass player Reid Taylor, Conquest is the story of a band’s rise from its stalled and humble beginnings to fame as live performers and recording artists.  When the story […]

DRIFT by Andrew Cyrus Hudson – Review

DRIFT by Andrew Cyrus Hudson – Review
Posted January 2, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

Today I would like to welcome Andrew Hudson to my blog, whose first novel Drift is now available in e-book format. Drift is about a man who is trying to fix past mistakes in his life but ends up getting more than he bargained for.  When Hudson asked me to review Drift, he mentioned that […]

EVERBLOSSOM by Larissa Hinton – Review

EVERBLOSSOM by Larissa Hinton – Review
Posted December 29, 2011 by Tammy in Reviews / 1 Comment

I’d like to welcome Larissa Hinton to Books, Bones & Buffy.  Larissa was kind enough to ask me to review her newest e-book, Everblossom: A Short Story and Poetry Anthology. Everblossom is a short collection with alternating stories and poems, and can easily be read in one sitting.  The entries are grouped in three sections, […]

Tammy’s Top Ten Books of 2011

Tammy’s Top Ten Books of 2011
Posted December 27, 2011 by Tammy in Top Ten / 4 Comments

The year is almost over, and I finally get to post my top ten favorite books of the year. For the first time, I am participating in “Top Ten Tuesday” created by The Broke and the Bookish.  Each week they come up with a new top ten list and invite other bloggers to participate.  I […]

Ode to Joss Whedon #2 – MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS

Ode to Joss Whedon #2 – MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS
Posted December 23, 2011 by Tammy in TV/Film / 0 Comments

After the disappointment of Wonder Woman, a project that Joss was slated to write and direct several years ago and that fell apart for various reasons, I am so happy that he is back on board with a high-profile superhero project, Marvel’s The Avengers, a big-budget, special-effects-laden extravaganza.  As any serious Whedon fan knows, Joss […]