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Book Review: Ivy’s Ever After

Ivy is a princess in a small southern kingdom with a standard tower/dragon treaty in place: she has to go into the locked tower at 14, be guarded by a dragon from the local flock (clan? herd? flight?), and wait for a prince to show up. Said prince must defeat the dragon to win the […]

About those “Book Reviews”

A recent article suggests that female book bloggers are Faking It–making nice with the reviews for whatever reason one would like to throw out there. I hope you’re aware that’s not the case here. It’s true that I tend to only bother writing up blog reviews for books I’ve enjoyed–and LibraryThing Early Reviewers–but that’s more […]

Book Review: Eye of the Red Tsar by Sam Eastland

Disclosure: I received an Advanced Reader’s Copy of this book via LibraryThing’s Early Reviewer program in exchange for reviewing it on LibraryThing. Eye of the Red TsarSam Eastland What if what we know about the Romanov’s death was wrong? What if the government itself didn’t know the truth? Who would they ask? Who could they […]

Book Review: Elvis and the Grateful Dead by Peggy Webb

Disclosure: I received a copy of this book via LibraryThing’s Early Reviewer program in exchange for reviewing it on LibraryThing. Elvis and the Grateful DeadA Southern Cousins Mysteryby Peggy Webb An Elvis impersonator festival and contest should be full of sequins, crooners, good music and food–especially when it’s being held in the King’s hometown. But […]

Book Review: Dusted to Death by Barbara Colley

Disclosure: I received a copy of this book via LibraryThing’s Early Reviewer program in exchange for reviewing it on LibraryThing.  Dusted to DeathBarbara Colley The plot:  Charlotte’s been called in to keep an eye on the house of one of her more difficult clients while they shoot a movie there. Amid the drama queen leading […]