Science Fiction Class!

As a follow-up to my Top Ten Tuesday this week and because Tome Infinity and Beyond is happening in July, I present the science fiction I might include in my class. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells It was a hard choice between this one and Time Machine. But Worlds affected me…

A Month of Faves: Winter Reads!

A month of faves is hosted by Girlxoxo and Traveling with T. I picked out a few recommendations that feel a little like winter. A Winter's Promise by Christelle Dabos and Deathless by Catherynne M. Valente are my darker fantasy choices. The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley and The Doctor's Wife by Sawako Ariyoshi are…

A Month of Faves: Underrated Reads

A Month of Faves is hosted by Girlxoxo and Traveling with T and today's prompt is about underrated reads. When sorting and compiling this list I realized that I read a bunch of these for college. Which is maybe why they have so few ratings. The Music Libel Against the Jews by Ruth HaCohen I…

Recommendations: Disturbing Reads

These may not be for everyone but if you're looking for something dark and brutal plus filled with social commentary, perspectives on the human condition, and extraordinary prose, these might be good to try. Let Me In by John Ajvide Lindqvist is about a vampire, who looks like a little girl, meeting a young boy,…

Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow

Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Del Rey, 2019 Adult Historical Fantasy 8 cups of tea out of 11 Summary: After her father's death, Casiopea's mother returns with her to her father's house where they are treated like servants. When Casiopea opens a box in her grandfather's room, accidentally freeing a god of…