Review: The Crown’s Game

Release Date: May 17th, 2016 Author: Evelyn Skye Website: ISBN: 9780062422583 This review was originally written in January, 2016, after receiving and advanced reader's copy. Review: I've been eager to get my hands on the advanced copy of this title for some time now. Evelyn Skye is a local author, a delightful host of many of… Continue reading Review: The Crown’s Game


Review: Places No One Knows

Release Date: May 17th, 2016 Author: Brenna Yovanoff Website: ISBN: 9780553522631 Review: Brenna Yovanoff is a seasoned author at this point, but Places No One Knows is going to be her break-out hit. People who know me in real life know what a fan I am of the Merry Sisters of Fate, a trio of authors comprised… Continue reading Review: Places No One Knows


Review: Every Heart a Doorway

Release Date: April 5th, 2016 Author: Seanan McGuire Website: ISBN: 9780765385505 Review: I was one of those kids who tested wardrobe walls and kept an eye on looking-glasses, just in case. I devoured The Chronicles of Narnia and Into the Land of the Unicorns and Harry Potter, wishing the whole time that something so marvelous would happen to me.… Continue reading Review: Every Heart a Doorway

Reviews, Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: The Last Unicorn

Release Date: 1968 Author: Peter S. Beagle Website: ISBN: 9780451450524 Review: This is my favorite book, and every time I start to waver and think, 'Well, I've read so many other goods things since then...' I pick up the book and read the opening passage again: "The unicorn lived in a lilac wood, and she lived… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: The Last Unicorn


Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us

Release Date: February 8th, 2016 Author: Emily Skrutskie Website: ISBN: 9780738746913 Review: Everyone who knows me is sick of hearing the phrase, "lesbian sea monster trainers" -- whispered, with great enthusiasm, across the sales floor as I lovingly stocked more copies on my staff favorites shelf -- but I'm not done with it yet. This book is… Continue reading Review: The Abyss Surrounds Us


Review: Passenger and Truthwitch

Today's review is a special double issue in anticipation of Kepler's Books upcoming event with the authors, Susan Dennard and Alexandra Bracken, on Friday,  January 15th, 2016, at 7:00pm. You can find full details of the event here: Link Release Date: January 5th, 2016 Author: Alexandra Bracken Website: ISBN: 9781484715772 Review: Time travel is about to be… Continue reading Review: Passenger and Truthwitch