Category 3.5 Exclamations!

Book Review: Carnival of Souls by Melissa Marr

Review: Carnival of Souls Series: – Author: Melissa Marr No of Pages: 306 Expected Publication: September 4th 2012 by HarperCollins Arc Received for review by Southern Book Bloggers Synopsis: In a city of daimons, rigid class lines separate the powerful from the power-hungry. And at the heart of The City is the Carnival of Souls, […]

Book Review: Fire on the Island by J.K. Hogan

Review: Fire on the Island Series: Vigilati #1 Author: J.K. Hogan No of Pages: 376 Publication: August 2, 2012 Synopsis: “She who wields the mark is the barrier between man and monster. She is the daughter of gods, the mother of man, protector of all. Vigilati Usque Ad Mortem” All Isla Macallen wanted was a […]

Book Review: Mort by Terry Pratchett

Review: Mort Series: Discworld #4, Death #1 Author: Terry Pratchett No of Pages: 272 Release Date: February 6th 2001 Publisher: HarperTorch Synopsis: Death comes to Mort with an offer he can’t refuse — especially since being dead isn’t compulsory. The position of Death’s apprentice is everything Mort thought he’d ever wanted, until he discovers that […]

Book Review: A Widow for One Year by John Irving

Review: A Widow for One Year Series: — Author: John Irving No of Pages: 576 Release Date: June 1, 2004 Synopsis: Marion Cole, a thirty-nine-year-old woman — and a faithful wife for twenty-two years — has an affair with a sixteen-year-old boy; she then leaves her philandering husband. And also abandons her four-year-old daughter, Ruth. […]

Book Review: Sourcery by Terry Pratchett

Review: Sourcery Series:Discworld #5, Rincewind #3 Author: Terry Pratchett No of Pages: 260 Release Date: Feb 6, 2001       When last seen, the singularly inept wizard Rincewind had fallen off the edge of the world. Now, magically, he’s turned up again, and this time he’s brought the luggage. But once upon a time, […]

Book Review: Moving Pictures by Terry Pratchett

Once again I’m talking Terry Pratchett. New to Terry Pratchett? List of how to read Discworld with links to my reviews. Review: Moving Pictures Series: Discworld #10 Author: Terry Pratchett No of Pages: 396 Release Date: July 4th 2005 Rating: 4/5 Synopsis: Discworld’s pesky alchemists are up to their old tricks again. This time, they’ve […]

Book Review: The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett

In The Light Fantastic only one individual can save the world from a disastrous collision. Unfortunately, the hero happens to be the singularly inept wizard Rincewind, who was last seen falling off the edge of the world… — Goodreads

Book Review: The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett

This title, which launched the legendary Discworld series, introduces the tourist Twoflower and his wizard guide, Rincewind. Part of a reissue of the first three Discworld books, this novel includes an overview of the fantasy land, with a map, visitor’s guide, and Pratchett crossword puzzle.

Book Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Awhile ago I did a Series Review on the Hunger Games but thought that this just didn’t give the individual books what they needed. So I’ve been meaning to come back to review them individually. If you have yet to read these, you may want to try my Book Review: The Hunger Games first. Review: […]

Book Review: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton

Book Review: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton Review: Guilty Pleasures Series: Anita Blake – Book 1 Author: Laurell K. Hamilton No of Pages: 266 Release Date: 1 October 1993 In the novel that introduces Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, the monster she’s sworn to kill becomes the man she can’t live without. “My name is […]