Category Archives: Book Reviews

Life Experiences

Something a little different from what I have been writing recently. Life Experiences I have had different jobs: Retail Filing Teacher I have been called many names: Daughter Sister Wife I have been to other places: Sydney Melbourne China I have had many hobbies: Crochet Design Guitar But I’ve felt lost this whole time, It’s …

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Book Review: Death Before Daylight

Death Before Daylight The Timely Death Trilogy: Book 3 Shannon A. Thompson Urban Fantasy Rating: 4/5 Other reviews in the trilogy: Book 1: Minutes Before Sunset Book 2: Seconds Before Sunrise I received this book for free in return for an honest review. Just a reminder that I decided not to write summaries for books …

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October Overview

The month of October has come to an end and I feel like I have achieved a lot this month.  I am becoming more productive with my writing and I have picked up new projects.  I officially now do book reviews and beta reading by request and I started my new layout for my reviews.  …

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Book Review: Seconds Before Sunrise

Seconds Before Sunrise The Timely Death Trilogy: Book Two Shannon A. Thompson Urban Fantasy Rating: 4.5/5 You can find my review for Book One here. I received this book for free in return for an honest review. Synopsis I never read the synopsis for other books in a series because they can be spoilers so …

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Book Review: Minutes Before Sunset

Minutes Before Sunset The Timely Death Trilogy: Book One Shannon A. Thompson Urban Fantasy Rating: 4/5   Synopsis Follow the lives of two struggling teenagers as they try to make sense of the world around them. Eric is anything but the normal, anti-social boy he appears to be.  He is a shade, a member of …

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Book Review: Elithius

Elithius: Book  One: The Red Captain Dominic Sceski Heroic Fantasy This book was on my WordPress TBR list. Rating: 3.5/5 Synopsis John lives in the Golden Lands, where night time is replaced with just sunsets and light and peace cover the land.  Abandoned by his parents, John was left to raise his younger siblings.  Life …

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Book Review: Numen the Slayer

I’ve changed the structure of my book reviews!  I’m even writing my own synopsis for them instead of taking the one from Goodreads.  I hope you find them more useful. Numen the Slayer Magnus Dynasty Saga #1 Grady P. Brown Heroic Fantasy Rating: 2/5 (I’m really sorry..) I was given this book for free in …

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Book Review: Assassin’s Apprentice

Assassin’s Apprentice The Farseer Trilogy Book 1 Robin Hobb High Fantasy Rating: 4/5 Synopsis from Goodreads Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father’s gruff stableman. He is treated as an outcast by all the royalty except the devious King Shrewd, …

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Book Review: The Exercise of Vital Powers

The Exercise of Vital Powers Ian Gregoire Fantasy Rating: 4.5/5 Synopsis from Goodreads Some Lessons Must Be Learned The Hard Way Since its inception, The Order has been dedicated to the prevention of the misuse and abuse of magic. For seven decades this mandate has guaranteed peace and stability throughout The Nine Kingdoms. But a …

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Book Review: Elusive Heir

Elusive Heir Prophecy Unravelled #1 Rin Grey Fantasy Rating: 3.5/5 Synopsis from Goodreads Powerful mages, centuries old secrets, and a prophecy to fulfil. In a world where mages taken away to the Dome as soon as their magic manifests, never to return, a powerful mage like Elizabeth is highly unusual. She chooses to use her …

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