Summary: Harry has faced terrible odds before. He has a long history of fighting enemies above his weight class. The Red Court of vampires. The fallen angels of the Order of the Blackened Denarius. The Outsiders. But this time it’s different. A being more powerful and dangerous on an order of magnitude beyond what the … Continue reading Book Review: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher
Summary: When the Supernatural nations of the world meet up to negotiate an end to ongoing hostilities, Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard, joins the White Council's security team to make sure the talks stay civil. But can he succeed, when dark political manipulations threaten the very existence of Chicago--and all he holds dear? Goodreads … Continue reading Book Review: Peace Talks by Jim Butcher
Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. THINGS ARE ABOUT TO GET SERIOUS FOR HARRY DRESDEN, CHICAGO’S ONLY PROFESSIONAL WIZARD, in the next entry in the #1 New York … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher
For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Magicians / Wizards I can't believe it's the end of the week already, this week has just flown by. And here we are with another FFF. This week I'm talking about wizards / mages -- one of the … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Magicians / Wizards
For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Urban Fantasy Series I used to read a lot more Urban Fantasy than I do these days, but I still really enjoy the subgenre. Something something vampires and werewolves. 😀 One of the things that I think drove … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Urban Fantasy Series
For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Books with One-Word Titles This is a really arbitrary topic, but I guess that's me! I may or may not have picked this because it's also a category on this year's r/fantasy bingo and apparently I only have … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Books with One-Word Titles
I didn't think I'd be able to do it at first, but now I'm only 5 books away from 200 books read this year! I really don't see me not being able to make it at this point as long as I keep on trucking with my Sailor Moon manga read-through. This past week I … Continue reading This Week in Reading: Almost There!
I had a really great week in reading last week! I finished off Lovestruck by Kate Watson and The Spirit Rebellion by Rachel Aaron. I also read through all four books of the Vampire Knitting Club series by Nancy Warren (if you're looking for a cozy mystery series featuring witches and vampires, this is it--and … Continue reading This Week In Reading: A Race to the Finish
So I had a terrible week in reading last week and I'm pretty much right back where I started. I'm not really sure why I'm stalled. I think I'm having anxiety from various things. The weather very suddenly changed and we pretty much went straight from Summer into Winter (seriously, it was in the 80's … Continue reading This Week in Reading: That’s right, woodchuck-chuckers – it’s…GROUNDHOG DAY!
I didn't get as far as I would have liked with last week's reading list because I got distracted by other books again. Hahaha, whoops. Also, I had the Baltimore Book Festival all this weekend so, ironically, no time to read. Trying to stick to this schedule but we'll see what happens. ARC's and review … Continue reading This Week in Reading: Still Playing Catch Up