Summary: What happens when a staff sergeant questions a two-star general's parentage to his face? Torin Kerr discovers the answer in Tanya Huff's much-anticipated sequel to Valor's Choice. Separated from her company, Kerr is ordered to report to a top-secret reconnaissance mission, either as punishment for her quick mouth or praise for her service. Kerr … Continue reading Book Review: The Better Part of Valor by Tanya Huff #SciFiMonth
Had a bit of a rough go with reading for much of the week. I did manage to do okay with audio and finished up Peace Talks and started my next read there. But for print I was incredibly distracted and didn't make much progress at all until the weekend. Over the weekend I finished … Continue reading This Week in Reading: A Rough Start But a Strong Finish!
Summary: In the distant future, humans and several other races have been granted membership in the Confederation - at a price. They must act as soldier/protectors of the far more civilized races who have long since turned away from war... — Staff Sergeant Torin Kerr was a battle-hardened professional. So when she and those in … Continue reading Book Review: Valor’s Choice by Tanya Huff #20BooksofSummer
Summary: It began with a ghost in his bedroom. A tormented soul hungry for vengeance, The sort of nocturnal visitation that even a five-hundred-year-old vampire like Henry Fitzroy found tiresome. It would lead Vicki Nelson, PI, into her most deadly investigation yet. The wraith is determined that Henry and Vicki track down its killer - … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Debt by Tanya Huff
Summary: It began with the call no daughter ever wants to get, the call that told private investigator Vicki Nelson her mother had died. Mrs. Nelson's coworker at the Queen's University Life Science Department told Vicki that the cause of death was a heart attack, and that they'd be waiting for her to arrive in … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Pact by Tanya Huff
Summary: Sealed away through unending centuries in a sarcophagus never meant to be opened, he had patiently waited for the opportunity to live again, for the chance to feed on the unwary and grow strong. Now, at last, the waiting had come to an end. Brought to the Egyptology Department of Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum, … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Lines by Tanya Huff #WyrdAndWonder
One of my squares for this past year's r/fantasy book bingo was Five Short Stories and since I was doing an all vampire themed card, I read some vampire shorts for it! I actually have a couple of vampire themed anthologies (because I'm me, so of course I do), but all of these are from … Continue reading Mini Reviews: Vampire Short Fiction
The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. Random News And Goings-On This past week has been another weird one, I feel like … Continue reading The Sunday Post #21
Well, let's start off with how I did last week. I finished one audiobook (Dark Age by Pierce Brown which left me emotionally destroyed as anyone who follows me on twitter probably noticed) and then I also finished in print two novellas, one short story magazine I'd been working on for a while, and one … Continue reading This Week in Reading – Last Full Week of the Autumn TBR!
For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Summer Reads When I think fun books to read for the Summer, I think about books that are quick, fun, engaging reads. Perfect books to take to the beach or devour on a road trip. With that in … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Summer Reads