One of my most favourite triliogies from when I was in highschool, was the Abhorsen trilogy. When I first read it, it of course consisted of three books: Sabriel, Lirael and Abhorsen. Since then, the fabulous Garth Nix, has released other books, not only in the Old Kingdom world, but also revisiting some of the… Continue reading Across the Wall by Garth Nix
I have had this book on my book wish list for quite awhile now, and finally ordered it. I was not disappointed. This book is a collection of 4 stories of women and men in different African countries and some of the struggles that they have faced just trying to live their everday lives. From… Continue reading A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremisim in Africa by Alexis Okeowo
The Cycle of the Werewolf is a delightful illustrated short story by the master of horror himself, Stephen King. And by delightful, I don't mean happy. I mean that delicious kind of creepy that is just so thrilling. The illustrations are fantastic! The story was intriguing and easy to follow. The characters were interesting enough… Continue reading The Cycle of the Werewolf by Stephen King. Illustrated by Bernie Wrightson.
WARNING: Possible spoilers depending on which book you're currently reading in the Otherworld series. Otherworld Nights is a collection of short stories featuring the many characters of the Otherworld series. If you have read the whole series, then there won't be any surprises in the way of couples or reoccurring plot themes. I found this… Continue reading Otherworld Nights by Kelley Armstrong
To Hold the Bridge is a collection of short stories by Australian author Garth Nix. To Hold the Bridge was an excellent novella, that I wish was a lot longer. I loved returning, even if it was only briefly, to the world of the Old Kingdom. I gave this book 3.5 stars on Goodreads, as… Continue reading To Hold the Bridge by Garth Nix
I don't know if you can tell by now or not, but you should be able to if you've been following my blog for awhile, I am a huge Margaret Atwood fan. Like HUGE. I definitely count her as one of my top 5 favourite authors. And the fact that she's Canadian makes her even… Continue reading Wilderness Tips by Margaret Atwood