Category: darkness

#NextYA Craze Book Review: Revenge of the Witch (The Last Apprentice)

I recently saw a movie trailer for Seventh Son, an action / fantasy film. It caught my interest. Knowing that many, many movies are based on books, I did a little digging. Turns out, the movie is actually based on the first two books in The Last Apprentice (The Wardstone Chronicles, as it was originally […]

#NextYACraze Book Review: Tommy Black

My first #NextYACraze read for 2015, was Tommy Black and the Staff of Light, by Jake Kerr. Kerr, a music industry journalist, is also a Nebula Award nominated writer and was shortlisted for the Theodore Sturgeon and StorySouth Million Writers awards.  The book is a dense 400 pages. Don’t let that scare reluctant readers. The font […]

Book Review: The Blood of Brothers

The Blood of Brothers, by Domino Finn, is the second installment in the Sycamore Moon series. You can read my review of The Seventh Sons here. The back cover of The Blood of Brothers gives a synopsis of the novel, and reads: In the bucolic town of Sanctuary, a body is strung up to a tree […]

Book Review: One of Us

I recently won through Goodreads, a copy of One of Us, by best selling author Tawni O’Dell. I am one who judges books by the cover. Shallow, I know. It was why I entered to win a copy in the first place. I read the synopsis and thought, this might be interesting. Might, being the […]

Book Review: Jurassic Dead

I was given an Advance Review Copy of JURASSIC DEAD by David Sakmyster and Amazon Best Selling author, Rick Chesler. This was in exchange for an honest review. I hate to say this book was a cross between something written by Michael Crichton and Joe McKinney, but . . . it was. That is not a […]