Blog Tour: Coyote, Ashley Brandt

Book Review: Coyote, Ashley Brandt   Fantasy: Coyote, Ashley Brandt Blog Tour January 12, 2023   Inspired by Native American stories about the trickster shape-shifting god Coyote, Ashley Brandt creates something modern while paying homage to tradition.   Raven Thatcher has grown up in a secret community in the Maine woods. She is a shapeshifter, […]

Book Review: The Child Left in the Dark, J.M. Briscoe

Book Review: The Child Left in the Dark, Take Her Back Book 2, J.M. Briscoe Science Fiction: The Child Left in the Dark, Take Her Back Book 2, J.M. Briscoe Blog Tour November 11, 2022   We hear a lot today about the concept of “consent.” Obviously it comes up prominently in areas of sexual […]

Book Review: The Moose Paradox, Antti Tuomainen

Book Review: The Moose Paradox, Antti Tuomainen, translated by David Hackston Mystery: The Moose Paradox, Antti Tuomainen, translated by David Hackston Sequel to The Rabbit Factor Blog Tour October 14, 2022   The Moose Paradox, by Antti Tuomainen, is a droll adventure about the hero we all need: an insurance actuary who has inherited an […]

Book Review: The Witch and the Tsar, Olesya Salnikova Gilmore

Book Review: The Witch and the Tsar, Olesya Salnikova Gilmore   Book Review: The Witch and the Tsar, Olesya Salnikova Gilmore Blog Tour December 23, 2022   The last few years have brought some exceptional novels taking the stories of notorious “witches” from folklore and reinventing those stories in new and exciting ways. Madeline Miller’s […]

Book Review: All That Is Wicked, Kate Winkler Dawson

Book Review: All That Is Wicked, Kate Winkler Dawson   Book Review: All That Is Wicked, Kate Winkler Dawson Blog Tour October 17. 2022   Edward Rulloff might have been a genius. A gifted linguist, he largely taught himself Latin and Greek. Languages were easy for him. Eager to make his name among the intelligentsia, […]

Book Review: The Gifts, Liz Hyder

Book Review: The Gifts, Liz Hyder Historical Fiction The Gifts, Liz Hyder Blog Tour October 19th, 2022   Victorian London was very different from our world. Sewage running through the streets. Surgery without anesthetic. Women locked into strictly prescribed roles. Wings bursting out from random people. Definitely not the sort of world we live in. […]

Blog Tour: Hunter’s Revenge, Val Penny

Book Review: Hunter’s Revenge: The Edinburgh Crime Mysteries, DI Hunter Wilson Thrillers, Val Penny   Mystery/Thriller: Hunter’s Revenge: The Edinburgh Crime Mysteries #2, DI Hunter Wilson Thrillers, Val Penny Blog Tour December 15, 2022 George Reinbold was a retired crime scene investigator from the Edinburgh police force. His passion, though, was books. Children’s books. An […]

Blog Tour: The Urban Boys: The Discovery of the Five Senses, K.N. Smith

Book Review: The Urban Boys: The Discovery of the Five Senses, The Urban Boys Book 1, K.N. Smith YA/Fantasy: The Urban Boys: The Discovery of the Five Senses, The Urban Boys Book 1, K.N. Smith Blog Tour December 14, 2022   The Urban Boys: The Discovery of the Five Senses begins with a vicious fight […]