Tag: adult

#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 Guard

I enjoy young adult novels. Sometimes, I think I like them better than novels written for adults. I devour dystopian thrillers, and tales of dragons and magic. When I read the dust jacket flap for Carter Roy’s The Bood Guard, I knew it would be a book that demanded being added to my collection. Ronan […]

Book Review: Red Rising

While I said in an earlier review that Divergent is nothing like The Hunger Games, and could not see why the two were ever compared, Red Rising is, in fact, similar. But allow me the next few paragraphs to explain. On the planet Mars, the world is split into castes, and those castes are represented […]