Monthly Archives: June 2014

Daughter of the Forest – Juliet Marillier

Sevenwaters, book one Lovely Sorcha is the seventh child and only daughter of Lord Colum of Sevenwaters. Bereft of a mother, she is comforted by her six brothers who love and protect her. Sorcha is the light in their lives, … Continue reading

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Orphan In Winter – Paisley Swan Stewart

Chanson de l’Ange, book one…make way for the Phantom fan! Chanson de l’Ange by Paisley Swan Stewart is a 3 volume epic retelling of The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux. Drawing inspiration from The Opera Ghost in all … Continue reading

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A Clash of Kings – George R.R. Martin

A Song of Ice and Fire, book two A comet the colour of blood and flame cuts across the sky. And from the ancient citadel of Dragonstone to the forbidding shores of Winterfell, chaos reigns. Six factions struggle for control … Continue reading

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A Game of Thrones – George R.R. Martin

So, how about we get started with some reviews? A compatibility issue between my browser and my other blog has left me quiet for months, so you can imagine I have some making up to do. And away we go! … Continue reading

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New Arrivals

About seventy percent of the books in my personal collection are used, and most of those came from Goodwill. I worked in the same shopping complex for about a year, and in that time I’m willing to bet that I … Continue reading

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