2021 · Adult · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi

Book Review: A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

Title: A Local Habitation (October Daye, #2)Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 390 Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Publication Date: March 2, 2010Publisher: DAW Recently, October (Toby) Daye has been asked to see if her liege’s niece, January O’Leary, is safe in Country of Tamed Lightening, where January resides. What Toby finds is hidden murders and potentially…… Continue reading Book Review: A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

2021 · ARC Copy · Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · In-Person Book Club · Movie Tie-in · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: February 24, 2021

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Both yesterday and today, we’ve had some nice sunny weather. It was lovely to spend some time outside with our baby and just enjoy some fresh air! It’s amazing how wonderful it feels to be outside, even if it’s just a short period of time. Can’t wait until we have warm weather…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: February 24, 2021

Book Review · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi

Book Review: Rosemary and Rue (October Daye, #1) by Seanan McGuire

Title: Rosemary and Rue (October Daye, #1)Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 368 Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Publication Date: September 1, 2009Publisher: DAW October (Toby) Daye has been out of the fae world ever since her fourteen year imprisonment as a fish. However, when Countess Evening Winterrose binds Toby into solving Evening’s murder, she has no…… Continue reading Book Review: Rosemary and Rue (October Daye, #1) by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Book series · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Young Adult

Book Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

  Title: In an Absent Dream (Wayward Children, #4) Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 203 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Expectations, Identity, Family, Bargaining, Friendship, Regrets, Loss Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Publisher: Tor.com     Set before the Wayward Children entering Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children, there was a young and somewhat odd girl, named Lundy, who didn’t…… Continue reading Book Review: In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

Top Monthly Reads

Top September-October 2018 Reads

Here’s another Bi-Monthly Top Reads post where I highlight the books I’ve really enjoyed these past two months. There were seven out of thirteen this time – not bad!        ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  A Dog’s Way Home by W. Bruce Cameron: I always love a good dog-focused story and this one did not disappoint me! Bella, the…… Continue reading Top September-October 2018 Reads

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 187 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Horror Publication Date: June 13, 2017 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Siblings, Identity, Gender Roles, Friendship, Relationships Jacqueline and Jillian were raised for a specific reason, according to their parents. Jacqueline is meant be the pretty, little princess. Not meant to run around or get her…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · LGBT · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 169 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Mystery/Horror Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Identity, Acceptance, Friendship Wayward School is one that is only reachable to certain children and teenagers. When that magical door appears to a child/teenager, he/she enters. The door can appear and reappear just about anywhere,…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire