By Heather A. 5 out of 5 stars ★★★★★ Synopsis: Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of 18th century Cairo, she’s a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trade she uses to get by—palm readings, zars, healings—are all tricks, sleights of … Continue reading REVIEW: The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty
By Heather A. 5 out of 5 stars ★★★★★ Synopsis: Rosemary Harper doesn’t expect much when she joins the crew of the aging Wayfarer. While the patched-up ship has seen better days, it offers her a bed, a chance to explore the far-off corners of the galaxy, and most importantly, some distance from her past. An introspective … Continue reading From the BiblioFile: Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
This is Halloween! This is Halloween! The Sexy One by Lauren Blakely (October 17, 2016; CreateSpace; Romance) Let me count the ways why falling into forbidden love is not my wisest move… 1. She works with me every single day. Did I mention she’s gorgeous, sweet, kind and smart? 2. She works in my home. Playing with my five-year-old daughter. Teaching … Continue reading New Releases: October 16-31, 2016
By Heather A. So, I have over 700 books on my TBR and I’m re-reading The Fifth Season, but that’s not going to stop me from wanting to read more! Now that I’ll be spending more time indoors as it gets colder, here are some books that have recently entered my radar to read this … Continue reading #FridayReads Fall is Here!
Let this heat wave leave us in peace! Take the advice from Shelf Awareness, from the pic above, to stay indoors (drink plenty of water) and read a good book. May we suggest some of these? Take a look at books releasing in the second half of August 2016. Happy Reading! Ghost Talkers by Mary Robinette Kowal … Continue reading New Releases: August 16-31, 2016