STRANGE THE DREAMER by Laini Taylor – Review

STRANGE THE DREAMER by Laini Taylor – Review
Posted April 17, 2017 by Tammy in Reviews / 21 Comments

The nitty-gritty: Magical and unique, this story takes the idea of dreams and nightmares to new heights, told in Laini Taylor’s trademark lilting prose. It’s always hard for me to squeeze non-review books into my reading schedule, so I was thrilled when a publicist offered me a copy of Strange the Dreamer, even though it […]

Over-Booked [67] – A Book Haul Post

Over-Booked [67] – A Book Haul Post
Posted April 15, 2017 by Tammy in Over-Booked / 24 Comments

Welcome to Over-Booked, where I share my latest and greatest book acquisitions! I’m linking up with Stacking the Shelves over at Tynga’s Reviews and The Sunday Post at The Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Some exciting books have made their way to me these past two weeks, including a couple of purchases and quite a few digital galleys! […]

Waiting on Wednesday [244] – IN THE VALLEY OF THE SUN by Andy Davidson

Waiting on Wednesday [244] – IN THE VALLEY OF THE SUN by Andy Davidson
Posted April 12, 2017 by Tammy in Waiting on Wednesday / 16 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is the brainchild of Breaking the Spine, although Jill isn’t hosting this meme anymore. In any case, I will continue to post Waiting on Wednesdays, simply because it’s one of my favorite posts to do each week:-D I keep running across cool-looking vampire stories, although I’m not completely sure that’s what this […]

WAKING GODS by Sylvain Neuvel – Review

WAKING GODS by Sylvain Neuvel – Review
Posted April 10, 2017 by Tammy in Reviews / 11 Comments

The nitty-gritty: Higher stakes, terrifying alien robots, and plenty of human drama as well, I thoroughly enjoyed this follow-up to Sleeping Giants. I had a blast reading Sleeping Giants last year, and despite some issues with the format, I enjoyed Neuvel’s original take on the alien invasion story. If you haven’t read Sleeping Giants, the […]

CHALK by Paul Cornell – Review

CHALK by Paul Cornell – Review
Posted April 6, 2017 by Tammy in Reviews / 23 Comments

The nitty-gritty: Disturbing, violent, weird and hallucinatory. This story is tough to handle. How can I even begin to describe Waggoner? He looked and sounded exactly like me. He was also a fourteen-year-old schoolboy. When Mum had laid out my uniform on the bed that he and I had started sharing a week before, he […]