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Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

  Title: Children of Blood and Bone Series: Legacy of Orïsha, #1 Author: Tomi Adeyemi Pages: 544 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Good vs. Evil, Trust, Honesty, Coming-of-Age, Magic, Romance Publication Date: March 6, 2018 Publisher: Henry Holt Company     Zelie has been training since the day her mother was…… Continue reading Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read · Young Adult

Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Pages:734 Genre: Fantasy/Young Adult Publication Date: July 8, 2000 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Love, Friendship, Competition, Grief, Redemption, Revenge, Disillusionment In this fourth installment of the Harry Potter series, Harry must contend with the fact that his name has been entered in the Goblet of Fire. Due to this, he must compete against students who are older and wiser than…… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Book for Review - 2018 · Christianity · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Malice of the Cross by Jeremy Croston

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Malice of the Cross Genre: Fantasy/Christian/Horror/Thriller Themes: History repeats itself, good versus evil, faith, revenge, friendship ~ The Good ~ Likable protagonists Unique combination of genres Very action-packed Never a dull moment Plot was easy…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Malice of the Cross by Jeremy Croston

ARC Copy · Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review

Book Review: Fairy Toothbrush by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 64 Publication Date: November 25, 2017 Rating:  Themes: Friendship, Breaking bad habits   Li Mei does not like being the center of attention, however, when a pesky toothbrush won’t leave her alone, attention is what she gets.     In general, I have enjoyed the Fairy Senses children series by Ms. Sorensen. It’s a cute and…… Continue reading Book Review: Fairy Toothbrush by Emily Martha Sorensen

Book Review · Children · Holiday

Book Review: My Snowman, Paul by Yossi Lapid

Genre: Children/Holiday/Winter Number of Pages: 24 Publication Date: November 1, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 stars Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Friendship, Acceptance It’s winter time and Dan wants to go out in play. At first, he was reluctant to build a snowman and the possible repercussions of neighbor Bill’s comments. However, by some winter-y magic, a newfound friend Snowman…… Continue reading Book Review: My Snowman, Paul by Yossi Lapid

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Historical Fiction · Myths and Legends · OnlineBookClub

Apollo’s Raven by Linnea Tanner

Genre: Historical Fiction/Mythology/Fantasy Number of Pages: 400 Publication Date: April 9, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating:  4 out of 4 stars Themes: Loyalty, Honesty, Trust, Family, Love To Learn More About the Book, Click: Apollo’s Raven on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is reviewed for the Blogger Review Program*…… Continue reading Apollo’s Raven by Linnea Tanner

Book Review · Fairy Tale · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi

Beauty and the Beast Novelization by Elizabeth Rudnick

Genre: Fantasy/Fairy Tale/Children Number of Pages: 275 Publication Date: January 31, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Passing Judgment, Kindness, Be True to Yourself, Forgiveness, Friendship, Love   “A Tale as Old as Time…” Young, spirited Belle wants nothing more than to live life. She wants so much more than her small village can provide for her, where…… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Novelization by Elizabeth Rudnick

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Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 56 Publication Date: September 15, 2016 Rating:  Themes: Friendship Viola is one of the last of her friends to receive a fairy sense, though so desperately wants one. Unfortunately, this young girl sprains her ankle and she can tell it’s not going to be a good week. That is, until her mom hands…… Continue reading Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 435 Publication Date: September 9, 1999 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Bravery, Good vs. Evil, Working Together This third installment focuses on Harry’s third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. This year, the criminal Sirius Black is on the loose, and the wizarding community need to be extra cautious…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling