Tag: monsters

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. […]

#NextYACraze Book Review: Tallas

On my search for the #NextYaCraze, I recently received and began reading Cathrina Constantine’s Tallas, a dystopian young adult novel. With an alluring cover, and a premise that sounded promising, I was hopeful. The back cover synopsis reads: In a decimated world, setting foot outside the protected village of Tallas is certain death—or so they […]

Paranormal Recent Activity

It is my weekend with the kids. I have enough beds for all of us. However, they prefer to pull mattresses out of the bedrooms. We place them on the living room floor. Blankets and pillows. The mattresses and couches. It’s like camping. I love it.  We stay all together, up all night. We watch […]