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Book Review: UPDRAFT, by Fran Wilde

Not since the Divergent books have I found a YA novel as energetic and exciting as Fran Wilde’s Bone Universe. UPDRAFT is the first in the series. And I devoured it like a skymouth! Towers made of growing bone rise above the clouds. The towers house the people. Oftentimes bridges stretch from tower to tower. […]

Book Review: Jar of Hearts, by Jennifer Hiller

I won a copy of Jar of Hearts, by Jennifer Hiller, on Goodreads. The book came in the mail with some bling. In with the book was a small glass jar, and a handful of candy hearts. Classy, Ms. Hiller. Classy. While I planned to read and review the book regardless, this little bit of […]

#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 […]

Book Review: Predatory Kill

I won a copy of Kenneth Eade’s,  Predatory Kill through Goodreads. Below is my honest review, as promised. Authors, as an unwritten rule, are supposed to write about what they know. Eade is an attorney, and Predatory Kill is a legal thriller. The first legal thriller I ever read was not by John Grisham. It […]

Netflix Movie Review: Charlie Countryman

Charlie Countryman was a bizarre love story; a twisted romance. The film was written by Matt Drake, directed by Fredrik bond, and stars Shia LaBeouf and Rachel Evan Wood and Madds Mikkelsen. At 108 minutes, the movie is Rated R –for language, violence, nudity and drug use.  I am not sure I can write a review that will do […]